Downtown Sidewalk Art Festival

October 2, 2021

This year we host the Sidewalk Art Festival in the fall in conjunction with the City of Bangor ARTober.

3 art festival pics

Join Downtown Bangor in welcoming artists for a sidewalk art festival. In addition to a carefully curated, juried selection of artists, there will be demonstrations, live drawing,  and a Children’s Area. Explore the many art studios located Downtown and be sure to seek out all the new Summer 2021 wheat paste murals located throughout Downtown.

New Feature!

Art Supply Remainder Sale- Donate the odds and ends from projects by dropping them off at WBRC Architects and Engineers Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


10:00 Thomas School of Dance: Performance Ensemble Main Stage
11:00 Bangor Symphony Orchestra: Brass Band Main Stage
12:00  Maine Academy of Rock Band Main Stage
TBA Robinson Ballet: Performance Ensemble Main Stage
TBA Bangor Symphony Orchestra: Brass Band Main Stage

The Maine Discovery Museum Children’s Area, hosted by Canuk Investments, features crafts and activities for children including Cityscape Art, sidewalk chalk, recycled fabric bracelets and more! PLUS, Woodland Pond School with Kid’s Yoga, Eco Friendly Alphabet, and more!


Interested in partnering with or sponsoring this event? Email

Apply to be an artist or food vendor:

Accepting Applications through September 24th

Volunteer to help the festival run smoothly here

2021 Artist Application

2021 Food Vendor Application

Find out more:

2021 Festival Rules

Stay tuned for more information!