The Lounge at Obscura is our cozy downstairs entertainment space. The speakeasy vibe and performance stage is perfect for live music, poetry readings, and other types of performances. The Lounge is also available for private event rentals. Click the button below to visit the Lounge page and inquire about booking...
Obscura is owned and run by several local artists and we have a close personal connection to the art community. We are committed to supporting Maine artists through displaying their work on our gallery wall and display windows, as well as participating in Art Walk L/A and other local art events.
If you are a Maine artist and are interested in displaying your work or participating in an Art Walk event at Obscura, please contact us to inquire here.
For more information on Art Walk L/A and other programs from L/A Arts please visit www.laarts.org
Take the stage in our Lounge, Fridays bi-weekly, like a club crooner! Karaoke starts at 7:00pm. Come early for dinner upstairs before joining us in the downstairs lounge for drinks and tunes!
Now on Display
Acoustic Open Mic
Join us every last Thursday of the month for Acoustic Open Mic in our underground speakeasy lounge. All skill levels welcome in this comfortable and supportive atmosphere where musicians can share their songs. Open Mic is hosted by Sara Poulin and signups begin at 6pm.
Comedy Nights in
The River Comics present: Comedy Nights in the Lounge. Monthly shows featuring top local and professional headlining comics.
Watch our social media pages for details on upcoming shows or visit therivercomics.com for info and to purchase tickets.
Third Thursday Open Poetry Read
Join us for an evening of spoken word with our Open Poetry Reads every third Thursday of each month. New readers always welcome as well as all types of poetry.
Second Saturday Social
with LA It's Happening Queer!
A monthly social event for members of the LGBTQ+ community. Join us in the lounge to socialize, play games, and have food and drink.