BANGOR, Maine — Over a dozen businesses and organizations are partnering to offer sales and discounts to coincide with the Ceremonial Ground Breaking Event at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at West Market Square.
To kick off the West Market Square renovation project, Council Chair Ben Sprague and other local officials will be on hand to break the first ground. This event will be a chance to inform the public about the upcoming renovations to West Market Square and to show appreciation to the Downtown businesses who will be impacted by the construction that is expected to last the entire summer.
Downtown businesses will be holding additional sales and other promotional events throughout the summer construction season to encourage shoppers to check out the progress in West Market Square and take advantage of all the shops and restaurants open daily in Downtown Bangor.
Here is a complete list of participating businesses and the discounts they will be offering on Saturday:
Mexicali Blues: 25% off a single item.
Metropolitan Soul: 15% off store wide
Rock & Art Shop: 20% off all rocks and minerals.
Central Street Farmhouse: 10% off store wide and 15% off Hop Rhizomes
Paddy Murphy’s Pub: Food and Drink specials all day.
Valentine Footwear: 10% off select spring styles!
Maine Discovery Museum: Buy one pass get one pass ½ off
Maine Jewelry & Art: 10% off all Bangor Public Library Copper Jewelry
Verve: Free coffee with the purchase of a burrito.
Blaze: Food and Drink specials offered all day long.
Rebecca’s: 20% off store wide
Big Easy and The Charles Inn: free hot & cold beverages and tours of their historic building.
Blue Heron: 20% off all Wall Art
Penobscot Theatre: 5$ off opening night full priced tickets.
Briar Patch: 10% off outdoor toys
Epic Sports: Enter to win a $50 gift card (no purchase necessary)
University of Maine Art Museum: is always Free and open to the Public
*Discount and participation may change. In the case of a discrepancy, the store’s stated rate/discount applies.
The Downtown Bangor Partnership promotes and markets activities that enhance the distinctive identity of Downtown Bangor, encouraging retention and growth of commercial, residential, and cultural life within the downtown district. For more information on the Downtown Bangor Partnership, please visit the following link: www.downtownbangor.com.