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Outdoor Market Extends Dates for Summer 2011; Seeking Vendors Turn Your Creativity into Cash!

BANGOR, ME- Bangor Center Corporation announces the 6th annual Outdoor Market.  Based on the success of previous years the market has extended from eight to ten weeks.  The market, located along Broad Street and in West Market Square, will be held Thursdays June 9th-August 11th from 5:00 PM- 8:00 PM.  It will be held in conjunction with the Cool Sounds free concert series from 6:00 PM- 7:30 PM on the same dates.

All items sold must be handmade, prepared or raised by the vendor; emphasis is placed on Maine-made, specialty food items and produce. Past vendors have sold baked goods, candy, furniture, handbags, jams, jewelry, photography, soap, toys and much more. Food vendors are also invited to sign up as vendors. Typical market shoppers include downtown employees and residents, people from surrounding communities and tourists.

Vendors may sign up for 5 weeks, 10 weeks or a single day option.  
Application, fee information and vendor guidelines are available for download from our website, www.downtownbangor.com.  Spaces are assigned on a first come first served basis and the early application fee deadline is April 30th.

In 2010 over 6,000 people attended the Outdoor Market and Cool Sounds Concerts don’t miss out on your chance to reach this market with your product!

The Downtown Bangor Partnership promotes and markets activities that enhance the distinctive identity of downtown Bangor which encourages retention and growth of commercial, residential, and cultural life within the downtown district.  For more information on the Downtown Bangor Partnership visit www.downtownbangor.com. Questions can be addressed to Shirar Patterson at
207-992-4234 or downtown@bangormaine.gov.