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


One day outdoor market on Saturday 10/01 & Downtown Oktoberfest celebrations!


Oktoberfest activities include a beer specials and entertainment at downtown bars.  Also on October 1st in Downtown, the Bangor Book Festival, featuring 35 Maine Authors reading and instructing in the art of writing.  As well as University of Maine Museum of Art Fall Fiesta Museum Gala!

The Downtown Bangor Partnership has organized a one day Outdoor Market which will run from noon to 5 pm on October 1st. The Market will be located in West Market Square as a part of Oktoberfest activities.

There is space available for artistic, creative and industrious vendors to sell Maine-made fine arts, crafts, specialty food items and produce. All items sold must be handmade, prepared or raised by the vendor. The fee is $25.00 for vendors. Applications are required and are being accepted on a first come first served basis; the application and vendor guidelines are available at www.downtownbangor.com. Space is limited applications and payment must be received by September 30, 2011. As with our summer market we expect this to be a destination for locals and visitors alike.

Oktoberfest Market Confirmed Vendors

Blue Hill Blondes    Blonde D'Aquitane beef raised on our Blue Hill farm and processed by Herring Brothers in Guilford, ME. 1 lb packages of frozen ground beef, USDA inspected.

Caribbean Sea Sisters    Handcrafted Jewelry made from coral, semi-precious stones, wood, mother of pearl, freshwater pearls, Swarovski crystals and more.  Designed and handcrafted by the Caribbean Sea Sisters.

Comforting Blankets    Non profit organization that provides blankets to Cancer patients.  Handing out information and selling tickets to their upcoming fundraiser

Cottage Creations    Dichotic Glass Jewelry: Pendants, rings, bracelets, barrettes, hair pins and necklaces. Wire Wrapped Jewelry: Sterling Silver wire wrapped gemstone pendants, Sterling Silver and 14 k gold wire wrapped rings, Sterling Silver wire wrapped bracelets.
Daily Bread    Yeast Breads

Hardcore Hoops    Handcrafted, custom weighted, Hula Hoops for fitness.  Each hoop is one of a kind.  Exercise should be fun!

Maine Jewelry & Art-
Maine Jewelry and Art is a beautiful little gallery nestled in the heart of Downtown Bangor, across from the Bangor Public Library and City Hall.  Our fascinating little shop is chock full of the unique and creative works of 20 talented Maine artists and artisans. From fabulous handmade jewelry, apparel and handbags to gorgeous paintings, photography and sculpture we have something for everyone.  Visit our booth at Oktoberfest and see what we have to offer!

Penobscot Table Games
    Learn about the Vote on Table Games in Penobscot County on the November Ballot.

Pop Star    Freshly made popcorn; movie theater style, kettle corn, cheddar cheese corn.

Towels 2 Aprons    Let your towels perform double duty with my easy to use apron strings.  They will turn any towel into an apron, bib or coverlet.  Kits include two tea towels and one set of apron strings.

Worcester’s Wild Blueberries    Blueberry products: Jam, Jelly, Chutney, Juice, Dressing, Syrup, Pie Filling, BBQ Sauce, Honey and more.  Sugar Free products available.

Related Documents:
Oktoberfest Vendor Guidelines
Oktoberfest Vendor Application