Event Highlights!

There is something fun and exciting happening in Downtown Bangor every day! Check our event calendar for details!

Cool Sounds Summer Concert Series and Fresh Air Market -- July 2 through August 20, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in West Market Square

Upcoming Events:

Downtown Event Calendar

Downtown Bangor

Featuring the best of Eastern Maine

Downtown Bangor is . . . 
  • The Arts & Cultural Center of Eastern Maine; Home to Bangor Arts, Downtown Artwalk, PechaKucha, The American Folk Festival, Waterfront Concerts, and more!
  • A foodie & nightlife destination with over 30 places to eat and drink.
  • A shopper’s paradise with over 35 places to shop.
  • A service center with more than 100 service businesses (accountants, doctors, lawyers,  music educators, tutors and many more).

Downtown Bangor is an arts and cultural destination, featuring dance, history, literature, museums, theatre and more.  Downtown features a vibrant nightlife; whether you are looking for relaxing jazz over dinner, an open mic, or a lively dance band, there is something for you downtown.  A variety of shops offer everything from food and essentials to clothing and specialty items.  Downtown is home to restaurants that represent cuisine from all over the world.

Downtown Bangor rests along the banks of the Kenduskeag Stream and features the best of Eastern Maine. Thousands are employed downtown at businesses large and small.  The 500 + unique and historic apartments in downtown are some of the most desirable living spaces in Bangor. Downtown Bangor is also home to several parks and recreation areas where you can take time out for a relaxing walk or enjoy your lunch outdoors. 

We hope you will explore the new and improved downtownbangor.com and business directory to learn all that we have to offer.