The Bangor Region

  • A great place to live and work.
  • Your gateway to the vacationland that is the state of Maine.
  • Safe and family-friendly
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Live and Work

Arts and Entertainment

American Folk Festival Celebrating traditional music, dance, food and crafts, the American Folk Festival on the Bangor Waterfront takes place on the last weekend of August each year. It features...

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Climate

The central Maine region's weather is buffered by the warming waters of Penobscot Bay.  We are fortunate to have 4 wonderful seasons.  Our winters provide snowfall for winter enthusiasts...

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Education

The region is host to a number of exceptional education facilities from the significant presence of our Universities and Colleges, to state-of-the-art high schools.The University of Maine, Husson University,...

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Healthcare

Healthcare is one of this region's greatest assets. The region is home to three hospitals all providing quality care. Eastern Maine Medical Center is the region's tertiary care facility serving...

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Housing

Bangor's housing offers a range of diversity, from new construction to historic homes over 140 years old. The rental market also provides a mix, which includes new complexes to town houses to neighborhood...

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Outdoors

Take a hike, view a waterfall, enjoy a gentle canoe ride or tackle some white water – Bangor’s central location can provide you with all of these. Whether you’re an avid golfer or salmon fishing...

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Sports

With the Cross Insurance Center and Alfond Arena 8 miles form each other this region provides the avid sporting enthusiasts with plenty of spectator sports.  The Cross Insurance Center is the...

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Transportation

Bangor International Airport - "Bangor International Airport has emerged as Maine's friendly, hassle-free airport, and the best choice for getting to and from the Bangor region. With competitive airfares,...

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