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!

Downtown Bangor Wheatpaste Murals Sponsored by Waterfront Concerts @ Downtown Bangor
Jun 8 – Oct 19 all-day

Wheatpaste header with sponsor

The Downtown Wheatpaste project returns for a second year, bigger and better with more murals. Join the hunt and use the hashtag #BGRWheatpaste to track the murals on social media. The Wheatpaste mural project is made possible by the generous contributions of Waterfront Concerts, now celebrating their 10th year.

The Maine Highlands is hosting a mural scavenger hunt to win tickets to Waterfront Concerts! For full details and to sign up visit



Email for volunteer opportunities.

Pebble Art Class @ Accents Home Furnishings & Decor, Inc.
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Last Pebble Art Class of the Year!
Make a gift or make one for yourself.
Join us October 16th Wednesday from 6-8, bring a friend, relax and enjoy a night out!
All materials will be supplied for each participant to make an 8×10 framed pebble art.
Hands on demonstration with step by step instructions to create your own unique design or follow along as we create our best selling design.
All participants can enjoy a 10% discount to get your home ready for Fall.

Open Mic Stand Up Comedy @ Queen City Cinema Club
Oct 16 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us for our bimonthly open mic, come in and enjoy as an audience member or stand up and grab the mic yourself!

Eastern Maine Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Bangor @ Bangor Waterfront
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions!

When you participate in Walk, your fundraising dollars fuel our mission, and your participation in the event helps to change the level of Alzheimer’s awareness in your community. The Alzheimer’s Association provides free, easy-to-use tools and staff support to help participants reach their fundraising goal. While there is no fee to register, we encourage participants to fundraise in order to contribute to the cause and raise awareness.

Take the first step by finding a Walk near you. Once you register, you will have access to a wide range of tools and support through your customized Participant Center. Join us and be inspired by all the footsteps that fall into place behind yours. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s!

Registration at 8am
Ceremony at 9am
Walk at 9:30am

Contact: | 207.280.1900

Queen City Improv @ Queen City Cinema Club
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Come join us for a night of laughs with Queen City Improv, a local all-female improv group!

Hollascream Halloween Hip Hop Showcase @ Queen City Cinema Club
Oct 25 @ 9:00 pm – Oct 26 @ 1:00 am

Come join us for an evening of local hip-hop acts and a costume contest! Kitchen and bar open til 1 am!

Halloween Trick Or Treat @ Downtown Bangor
Oct 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Celebrate Halloween with Downtown businesses! There will be plenty of candy, costumes and decorations.

In addition to Trick or Treating, there is an Instrument Petting Zoo and Kinder Concert with the Bangor Symphony Orchestra; a Spooky Story, Face Painting and Haunted House with Penobscot Theatre Dramatic Academy; and Make and Take Pet Bats with Maine Discovery Museum *requires museum admission.

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Penobscot Theatre Dramatic Academy Spooky Story and Face Painting: 131 Main Street
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Maine Discovery Museum: Make and Take Pet Bats: 74 Main Street *requires museum admission
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Bangor Symphony Orchestra Instrument Petting Zoo: 193 Exchange Street
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Penobscot Theatre Dramatic Academy Haunted House: 131 Main Street
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Bangor Symphony Orchestra KinderConcert:193 Exchange Street

Email for sponsorship and volunteer opportunities.

Halloween Metal Mayhem @ Queen City Cinema Club
Oct 26 @ 9:00 pm – Oct 27 @ 1:00 am

Psonen, Conscious Cadaver, and HOLY FILTH live at Q3C! $8 at the door, $5 with a costume! Craft beer, snacks, and metal!

Halo-Ween with Winterhouse Gaming @ Queen City Cinema Club
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Winterhouse Gaming presents Halo-Ween, an old school LAN party style Halo 3 Tournament, with tons of other games available for free play!

Early Bird Sale @ Downtown Bangor
Nov 2 @ 5:00 am – 9:00 am

Grab some coffee and join Downtown to kick off the holiday shopping season with some great deals! Stay tuned and follow the event for a complete listing coming soon…