BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- Downtown Bangor is getting ready for the Downtown Halloween Block Party. Events are scheduled for Saturday, October 30th. The Downtown Bangor Partnership is teaming up with Bangor Arts and some of the businesses in downtown to put together an entire day of activities.
Most of the events are free of charge. People are encouraged to dress in costume for the activities. Some of the events include a costume contest, and trick or treating. There will also be an outdoor market in Pickering Square
The fee for vendors is $35 and there is still space available. Space will be awarded on a first come first serve basis.
Block Party Schedule:
9:30-6: Halloween Fun at the Maine Discovery Museum (free admission from 4-5
10-2: Fire Prevention Month Open House ar Central Fire Station on Main Street complete with demonstrations, prizes and freebies.
12-5: Outdoor Market in Pickering Square
1-6: Sweetest Thing*Weddings*Floral Design*Events Grand Opening and open house.
2: Silent Film with piano accompaniment Jekyll and Hyde at the Penobscot Theatre Company.
3-5: Trick or Treating at participating businesses denoted by a logo on the door.
3-5: Sam and Yuri Perform in Pickering Square
4: Mini parade, open to everyone in costume, with costume contest at Penobscot Theatre Company along Main Street and ending in Pickering Square.
5: East Coast Ghost Trackers Pilot Screening at the Bangor Opera House
5:30-7:30: Main Street Music Studios Haunted Open House
6:30: Haunted Evening at Thomas A. Hill House
7: Hollywood Halloween Dinner at Market Bistro
8: Paraween Belly Dancing at Charles Inn
8: Jekyll & Hyde at Penobscot Theatre
9: Halloween Bask at Ipanema Bar & Grill with Smells Like the 90's
9: Halloween Party at Fiddlehead to Benefit Special Olympics
9: Nightmare on Maine at Thai Lounge Street featuring DJ KFT
9: Bangor's Best Superhero Contest at Luna