About PortTIX and the Merrill Auditorium

PortTIX is a locally owned box office based in the lobby of Merrill Auditorium.  We’re here to answer your questions and help you plan your special night out.  We’re proud to be the official ticket seller for events at Merrill Auditorium in Portland, Maine, which is home to Portland Ovations and the Portland Symphony Orchestra.

See below for more information. Have questions you don’t see listed on our website? Email us or call us at 207.842.0800.

General Ticketing Information

Official Ticket Outlet
PortTIX is the only authorized outlet for tickets to shows listed on this website. Tickets purchased from other sources are not guaranteed to be genuine and are purchased at the patron’s own risk. Tickets purchased from other sources can’t be reprinted or replaced if lost.

Secure Website
PortTIX has been certified PCI DSS compliant (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard). The security standard requires enhanced encryption of credit card data, ensuring that patron information is secure.

Buying Online
For the smoothest buying experience, please log in to your account before choosing your seats. If you do not have an account, please create one.

Tickets may be purchased online up to 1 hour before each event, unless otherwise noted. Tickets may be purchased over the phone or in person until curtain time for most performances.

All sales are final with no refunds or exchanges. In the event of a show cancellation, ticket prices may be refunded at the promoters discretion, but handling fees are non-refundable. Please read our Policies, Terms and Conditions.

Some events offer discounted ticket prices online. To find out if an event offers discounted tickets online, click “More Info” and look to the bottom of the event description. Some discounts are only available over the telephone or in person only. For more information, please call PortTIX at 207-842-0800. Please note that not all shows offer discounted tickets.

Box Office Hours: Monday – Friday, noon to 6:00 PM

When there is a performance outside normal business hours, PortTIX will open 90 minutes prior to curtain.


PortTIX partners with a wide range of highly talented performing arts organizations including:


We’re currently hiring a day-time ticket seller.  For details, visit our blog.

Our Partners

Portland Ovations


Portland Ovations brings Theater, music, and dance that connects artists and audiences through live performances onstage and intimate events offstage. Click here to find out information on becoming an Ovations Member.

Portland Symphony Orchestra


The Portland Symphony Orchestra serves our community by enriching lives through music.

Looking for maximum flexibility and savings? Become a PSO subscriber. Call PortTIX at 207 842-0800 for more information.