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!

Top of the Night Open Mic Jam @ Top of the Nine
Nov 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Or monthly open mic night at Top of the Nine! Our goal is to give everyone a chance to perform, develop, and network. This is an 18+ event hosted in our welcoming and comfortable event space at 82 Central Street.

Due to the success of our last open mic, we are keeping this rolling!

How it works:

–$5 to get in.

–2 songs each or 10 minutes, whichever comes first.

–Sign up to play when you arrive. No advanced sign up

–extra time at the end of the night? a new list starts!

–Some snacks and drinks will be free for the taking, but outside food items and drinks are welcomed.

–Play acoustic or use sound system/mics.

questions? ask away! feedback? please tell us! we want to make this serve the musicians of Bangor as best it can.

Watercolor Christmas Card Event @ ACCENTS Home Furnishings & Decor, Inc.
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us Wednesday November 20th from 6pm to 8ish
Guest hostess and local artist Lindsay Weirich from Orrington will be teaching the class. Check out Lindsay’s Website at

This event will sell out fast so don’t wait to buy your tickets we only take the first 12 participants.

All materials will be supplied for you to complete 3 Christmas Card (one of each styles shown)
Each participant will also get opportunity to order reprints of their cards to send out to family and friends this Holiday Season!!

Private shopping throughout the store with a thank-you 10% discount on all eligible items.

Light refreshments and cocktails (adult and non-adult options) will be available.

Don’t Wait Sells out Quick, Add to Cart! Buy now to reserve your seat!

Boxwood Mini Tree Event @ ACCENTS Home Furnishings & Decor, Inc.
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us December 4th from 6pm to 8pm
Come learn, create, socialize and just have fun!

Accents welcomes Nicole from Creative Designs & DJ Entertainment as our guest hostess – Nicole will give a hands on demonstration and walk you through making your own live boxwood holiday tabletop tree to add a festive touch to your holiday parties.

All materials will be provided for each participant to create their own boxwood tree adorned with festive ribbon and berries.

Private shopping throughout the store with a thank-you 10% discount on all eligible items.

Light refreshments

Seating is limited to 12 – Don’t wait classes fill up fast.

Story Slam @ West Market Square Artisan Coffeehouse
Dec 6 @ 6:30 pm

The age old art of story telling comes alive during first Friday Story Slam at West Market Square Artisan Coffeehouse. Come tell your story or listen to those of others. The theme for December is Family/DNA does not lie. The best story of the night earns a $25 Buoy Local card courtesy of Bangor Savings Bank. MC, Blane Shaw guides us through an evening of great stories.

The Nutcracker @ Waterville Opera House
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – Dec 15 @ 4:30 pm

Light up the Holidays with Bossov Ballet’s family favorite, “The Nutcracker,” at the Waterville Opera House, December 13-15. Join Marie and the Nutcracker on a fabulous journey to the Land of Sweets, where toy soldiers, dancing mice, and delicious treats help make holiday dreams come true.
Make it a weekend to remember by taking advantage of Best Western Plus Waterville’s special discount rate of $79.00 plus tax, for anyone attending the production. Just mention this when making your reservation, and present proof of ticket purchase during your stay.
Friday, December 13 at 7pm
Saturday, December 14 at 2pm and 7pm
Sunday, December 15 at 2pm

Tickets: $25 Adults, $20 Youth/Senior, $70 Family Pack (2 Adult, 2 Youth)
Tickets purchased by December 1st can take advantage of an early bird special discount on all ticket prices ($22/$18/$65).
Purchase tickets by calling (207) 873-7000, or visit