They came. They saw. They swam.
They returned to Slammer Tavern.
The 10th annual Portland Challenge took place under brilliant skies Sunday afternoon.
Announced about a half mile in advance by a deafening detachment from The Last Regiment of Syncopated Drummers, this year’s intrepid band of adventurers appeared in formation on the east bank around 3 PM and got down to business.
Remember this is part 1 of an effort to raise funds for a new grocery store in Tanzania.
If you missed it, there’s still time to catch part 2, which is a performance of DIARY OF A MADMAN by Nikolai Gogol at The Headwaters Theater this week.
Three nights only, September 11-13. Tickets are $15.