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Fabulous 40th festival

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Fabulous 40th festival

Photo: Grace Mallett / for The Forecaster

The 40th Old Port Festival brought tens of thousands of people downtown on Sunday, June 9. The festival, the traditional kick-off of summer in Portland, got underway with a parade along Exchange Street, including this colorful character.

Photo: Grace Mallett / for The Forecaster

At the Old Port Festival on Sunday, Rich Hirschmann, from Rock Lobster Co., explains the store's hundreds of varieties of hot sauce to Casey Murray and Allie Mills, both of South Portland.

Photo: Grace Mallett / for The Forecaster

Meg Perry and her sons, of Cumberland, enjoy the Old Port Festival parade from convenient seats.