First Fridays: October Edition


First Fridays in Downtown Bangor is a MUST visit event. This celebration in our historic downtown shopping, dining, arts and commerce district is held on the first Friday of every month and gives visitors a chance to shop, drink, participate in activities, see art, listen to music and eat late into the evening.

Be sure to visit the Kin Wabanaki arts tent where local coop Kin will be selling a collection of Wabanaki creations.


Galleries and Studios

Birds & Bones Studio
Artist Tree – Road Trash Critters
Hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Location: 34 Main Street

Kin Wabanaki Art
Featuring the work of extraordinary Wabanaki artisans
Location: 30 Central Street
Hours 4 p.m. – 7  p.m.


Entertainment and Activities

Nocturnem Draft House
First Friday Jazz with The Bill Barnes Trio
Location: 56 Main Street
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Omland Yoga and L.L. Bean
Yoga at the Riverfront – sponsored by LL Bean
Hours: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Waterfront Park

Thomas School of Dance
Performance on the patio of the Bangor Public Library
Hours: 6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Location: 145 Harlow Street

West Market Square Artisan Coffeehouse
Story Slam in the square. BYO story to share
Hours: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: West Market Square

Food and Drink Specials

Retail Specials

Valentine Footwear
First Friday Open House! Refreshments and in store specials. Socks are Buy 1, Get 1 Half-Off! (one per customer).
Location: 115 Main Street
Hours: 4:00 p.m. – 6 p.m.