Bangor Fact Sheet

Annual Events

100 Things to Do

Story Ideas

Story Ideas for the Greater Bangor Region

Bangor is Ideally Situated...

Bangor is ideally situated:  Bangor International Airport is centrally located in city’s limits One and a half hour drive to Baxter State Park and Acadia National Park (vs....



Outdoor Recreation in The Maine Highlands...

Outdoor recreation in The Maine Highlands tourism region:  12 Federal and State parks, hundreds of local parks including Baxter State Park with 209,501 acres; 200 miles of maintained...



Bangor's Burgeoning Museum District

Bangor’s burgeoning  â€śMuseum District” includes: Cole Land Transportation Museum: collects, preserves and displays a cross section of Maine’s land transportation equipment...



Emerging Bangor...

Emerging Bangor:  Bangor Car Show: featuring over forty classes and three hundred plus cars, always the Saturday after Labor Day The only Stephen King literary tour in the world...



Family Attractions & Activities

Family attractions & activities in Greater Bangor Region:  Lily Bay State Park: over 900 acres on Moosehead Lake with over 90 campsites with facilities including showers, playground,...



Free Attractions

Free Attractions – Ideal for the visitor on a budget:  Hudson Museum UMaine Museum of Art Leonard’s Mills & Maine Forest Logging Museum Bangor Police Museum...



History Brought to Life...

History brought to life:  Leonard’s Mills: collects, preserves and shares artifacts, documents, tools and equipment, as well as stories relating to the history of the Maine woods...