Destination Weddings 


Choosing the Greater Bangor region to host your wedding will be one of the best decisions you make about your big day—and we’re here to help. The Greater Bangor Convention & Visitors Bureau can assist you along every step of your wedding planning journey. We can help you find wedding shower, rehearsal dinner, ceremony and reception venues, local area vendors, and accommodations for you and your out-of-town guests.

There are numerous local restaurants and caterers that can feed and serve your important wedding guests in style. From a traditional Maine lobster and clambake to mouthwatering barbeque to a multi-course meal featuring local ingredients, our professionals are some of the best in the business.

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No matter what your dream wedding consists of, our area has it! From outdoor ceremony sites to historic houses of worship, you have lots to choose from. Whether you are looking for a site to set up a gorgeous tent, a rustic barn or lodge, or have your heart set on an elegant grand ballroom, give us a call and we’ll help you find the perfect spot for your reception. No matter if you are looking for a unique venue for an intimate party or an event space to fit 500—the Greater Bangor region can accommodate!

Our region offers picturesque rivers, lakes, woods, fields, orchards, gardens, parks, cityscapes, and unique architecture. There is beauty no matter the season. We know the best places to go for breathtaking photo opportunities, and we can even suggest local photographers to make those photos happen.

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Photo By Simon French

Our area is home to a vast array of talented wedding professionals that can turn your wedding dreams into reality. From photographers to florists to bakers to DJs, we’ve got just what you’re looking for. We even have businesses that make it their business to ensure you and your entire wedding party looks fabulous on the big day! From bridal boutiques and tuxedo rentals to salons and spas—there are no shortage of options in the Bangor area.

Plan activities for your bridesmaids and groomsmen during your event. The girls can get pampered head to toe at one of our fabulous local spas while the guys hit the links at a local golf course. You can all meet up that night in downtown Bangor for dinner and a pint of one of our local brews or glass of Maine-made wines. There’s even a Growler Bus that can take you and your wedding party on a local beer tasting tour. Not sure what to do? Just ask! We can help coordinate group activities for your wedding party or guests and create sample itineraries so that everyone will enjoy the Greater Bangor area!

No matter the time of year, weddings in the Greater Bangor area are superb. Let us help make your wedding dreams a reality!