Community Events Calendar

Welcome to the Downtown Bangor Partnership Community Calendar! Downtown Bangor is always busy with an exciting festival, concert, theatre production, or cultural event! Browse our calendar and visit us soon!

Intro to Cloisonne Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Enameling is the process of fusing powdered glass material to metal to give it a smooth colored glass coating. Cloisonne is a style of enamel decoration in which the enamel is applied and fired in[...]
Fold Forming Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In this Fold Forming Jewelry workshop, you’ll learn how to create interesting texture, shape and dimension through folding and hammering metal. We’ll be working in copper for this workshop, but all techniques learned can be[...]
Brainy Art – Trivia Night at the Museum @ University of Maine Museum of Art
Feb 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
TUESDAY, February 26 5:30 – 7:30 PM Ages 21 +, $5 Season 3 of BrainyArt continues at the Museum on Tuesday, February 26! For this event, BA has teamed up with The Bangor Symphony Orchestra[...]
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Every Wednesday little artists can experiment with new, fun painting tools, bright colors and practice their sequencing, spatial reasoning, fine motor, and problem-solving skills important for pre-reading and pre-math! Each session starts with a short[...]
Teen ‘MAGN Nation @ Bangor Public Library
Feb 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
Talk about your favorite Manga, Anime & Graphic Novels. Learn how to draw manga and bring in your own artwork. Fun anime/manga-inspired crafts & more. For grades 6 – 12
Feb 28 all-day
MSF Pop Up Event - Salmon in Maine @ Maine Discovery Museum
In partnership with NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service Maine Field Station and the Maine Discovery Museum, the Maine Science Festival (MSF) is hosting a MSF Pop-up event: Salmon in Maine as part of the International[...]
Jazz Night @ Bangor Public Library
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Jazz nights are scheduled through Spring of 2019! Put them on your calendar so you can be sure not to miss it! February 28th, March 21st, April 18th, and May 23rd from 6 to 7:45[...]
Bangor Humanities Day @ University of Maine Museum of Art
Mar 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us at the University of Maine Museum of Art for a kick-off reception for the seventh annual Bangor Humanities Day. The reception will include food and drink catered by Fork & Spoon followed by[...]
Alcohol Ink & Drink Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Alcohol Ink & Drink Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
Grab a friend and a bottle of wine for a night of art fun! Learn the basics of painting with a relatively new medium called Alcohol Ink. Alcohol Ink is an alcohol based pigment that[...]
Bangor Humanities Day @ Bangor Public Library
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Every year we take a break from the winter chill to celebrate the humanities with the Bangor community. In collaboration with area businesses, museums, and public spaces, as well as local collectives and experts, we[...]
Spinning Ring Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Spinning Ring Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
In this beginner to intermediate metalsmithing workshop, you’ll learn how to make a flared sterling silver ring with an independently spinning outer ring. You can add lots of different textures to both the inner and[...]
Mar 3 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
In this Sawn and Enameled Leaf Necklace Workshop, you’ll choose a filligree leaf design to saw from copper. You’ll learn the proper sawing techniques, and how to file and finish each one. We’ll then take[...]
Scrapbooking at the Library @ Bangor Public Library
Mar 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
First THURSDAY of the month February 7, March 7, April 4, May 2 4:00 – 6:00 PM Lecture Hall This is a monthly scrapbookers group, free and open to the public. Scrapbookers and interested participants[...]
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Every Wednesday little artists can experiment with new, fun painting tools, bright colors and practice their sequencing, spatial reasoning, fine motor, and problem-solving skills important for pre-reading and pre-math! Each session starts with a short[...]
MSF Pop Up Event: Tap Takeover @ Nocturnem Draft Haus
Mar 7 @ 7:30 pm
MSF Pop Up Event: Tap Takeover @ Nocturnem Draft Haus
                                               The Maine Science Festival has teamed up with Nocturnem Draft Haus for[...]
Torch Fired Enameling Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
Mar 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Torch Fired Enameling Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
Enameling is the process of fusing powdered glass material to metal to give it a smooth colored glass coating. You can combine colors to create an ombre effect, add wire to the surface to add[...]
Mar 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Etruscan Chain Bracelet Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
In this Intro to Torch Soldering Jewelry workshop, we’ll be creating this gorgeous Sterling Silver Etruscan chain bracelet. Each individual link will be formed by you, soldered closed, then bent into the correct shape for[...]
River Run Fish Exhibit @ Main Street Gallery, Maine Discovery Museum
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  Diadromous fishes spend part of their life in fresh water and part in salt water. Diadromous fishes are either anadromous or catadromous fish, meaning either they spend most of their lives at sea, returning[...]
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Mar 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Every Wednesday little artists can experiment with new, fun painting tools, bright colors and practice their sequencing, spatial reasoning, fine motor, and problem-solving skills important for pre-reading and pre-math! Each session starts with a short[...]
River Run Fish Exhibit @ Main Street Gallery, Maine Discovery Museum
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  Diadromous fishes spend part of their life in fresh water and part in salt water. Diadromous fishes are either anadromous or catadromous fish, meaning either they spend most of their lives at sea, returning[...]
River Run Fish Exhibit @ Main Street Gallery, Maine Discovery Museum
Mar 15 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  Diadromous fishes spend part of their life in fresh water and part in salt water. Diadromous fishes are either anadromous or catadromous fish, meaning either they spend most of their lives at sea, returning[...]
Metal Etching Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
Mar 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Metal Etching Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
In this Metal Etching workshop, you’ll learn the basics of working with sheet metal to create pieces with a raised image of your choice. We’ll learn to use a resist to apply a design on[...]
River Run Fish Exhibit @ Main Street Gallery, Maine Discovery Museum
Mar 16 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  Diadromous fishes spend part of their life in fresh water and part in salt water. Diadromous fishes are either anadromous or catadromous fish, meaning either they spend most of their lives at sea, returning[...]
River Run Fish Exhibit @ Main Street Gallery, Maine Discovery Museum
Mar 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  Diadromous fishes spend part of their life in fresh water and part in salt water. Diadromous fishes are either anadromous or catadromous fish, meaning either they spend most of their lives at sea, returning[...]
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Mar 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Every Wednesday little artists can experiment with new, fun painting tools, bright colors and practice their sequencing, spatial reasoning, fine motor, and problem-solving skills important for pre-reading and pre-math! Each session starts with a short[...]
Jazz Night @ Bangor Public Library
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Jazz nights are scheduled through Spring of 2019! Put them on your calendar so you can be sure not to miss it! February 28th, March 21st, April 18th, and May 23rd from 6 to 7:45[...]
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Mar 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Messy Art @ Maine Discovery Museum
Every Wednesday little artists can experiment with new, fun painting tools, bright colors and practice their sequencing, spatial reasoning, fine motor, and problem-solving skills important for pre-reading and pre-math! Each session starts with a short[...]
Teen ‘MAGN Nation @ Bangor Public Library
Mar 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
Talk about your favorite Manga, Anime & Graphic Novels. Learn how to draw manga and bring in your own artwork. Fun anime/manga-inspired crafts & more. For grades 6 – 12
Intro to Metal Jewelry Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Intro to Metal Jewelry Workshop @ Maine Jewelry & Art
In this Intro to Metal Jewelry workshop, you’ll learn the basics of working with sheet metal and wire to create lovely, textured, 2 and 3 dimensional jewelry. We’ll be working in copper and brass. You’ll[...]