What's Bangor Greendrinks?
Great beer, Great folks, & Great causes
We offer family-friendly events where we raise our pints to locals dedicated to sustainable business. All of our events focus on growing sustainable local businesses and provide a great opportunity to network with professionals from throughout the Greater Bangor Region.
Events Every Second Tuesday
Bangor Greendrinks meets at a various locations in Greater Bangor on the second Tuesday of each month. Sometimes, we even throw a surprise event in the mix. Want to receive occasional updates and event announcements? Sign up here.
Friendly And Also With Snacks
Please join us for our next event! In addition to some delicious local beer, we also bring amazing snacks.New to town? We’d love to introduce you to the Greendrinks community. Just let us know you’re coming!
The Best Part?
All funds raised at our events are given back to the community through Green Grants. We know there is a lot of creativity out there just waiting to be tapped, so if you’ve got a an idea to make our community more sustainable and wonderful, we’ve got up to $2,500 to help make that it a reality.
Green Grants By You!
2016 - City of Bangor
We've purchased a public bike repair station for Downtown Bangor. Coming in the spring of 2017, folks will be able to perform basic bike repairs in maintenance while visiting downtown!
2016 - Bangor Public Library Bike Rack - $2,700
We purchased a bookworm shaped bike rack for the Bangor Public Library. It doubles the amount of bike parking in Downtown Bangor and will encourage both kids and adults to ride their bikes!
2016 - Downtown Recycling Bins - $2,500
We joined with Downtown Bangor Partnership and the City to purchase six new zero-sort recycling bins (and four additional trash bins) for downtown Bangor.
We'd love to hear from you!
Abby Roseberry Rice
This February 14th from 5-8pm, Greendrinks happens to fall (in love?) on Valentines Day, so be prepared to feel the love as MaCKRO: Maine Canoe & Kayak Racing Organization and COESPACE come together to host. They’ve got a lot planned already including a canoe photo booth, wine from Central Street Farmhouse, sweets from Specialty Sweets[…]
Greendrinks is riding into 2017 in high gear. We’re excited to have Bangor’s newest bike shop, Slipping Gears Cycling hosting on Tuesday, January 10th from 5-8pm. Opening their doors in April of 2016, Slipping Gears provides bicycle sales and bicycle service for all types of bikes. From full suspension mountain bikes to road bikes and[…]
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… when Greendrinks heads home to Central Street Farmhouse for our annual holiday party. While we loved spending last December with the Maine Cloth Diaper Company, we’re psyched to be back at the farmhouse where they’ll be spoiling us with their incredible variety of home brewed beer, wine,[…]
It just so happens that this month’s greendrinks falls on Election day, November 8th! So after you’ve made sure to get out to vote, come celebrate doing your civic duty by joining us at the Health Equity Alliance from 5-8pm at their Bangor office located just up the hill from downtown at 106 Pine Street/51[…]
On October 26th, 2016 from 5-8pm at COESPACE, Bangor Greendrinks and Bangor Public Health & Community Services are teaming up to host one of several focus groups in Bangor as part of an effort to make our community more age friendly. Just as an FYI: THIS IS NOT A REGULAR GREENDRINKS! We’re looking for 10-20[…]
We can’t tell you how excited we are to be having the newly renovatedBangor Public Library host Greendrinks this Artober. On Tuesday, October 11th from 5-8pm, come see what a modern library and community space should look like. From a living roof on the new atrium/cafe to a local artist gallery in the historic Bangor[…]
Our favorite film aficionados from Northeast Historic Film are coming to Bangor to host Greendrinks this September 13th from 5-8pm at 58 Main! Come learn what this world class organization operating in The Alamo Theatre is doing to preserve our history and revitalize Bucksport, all while being an environmentally responsible community member. Of course, there[…]
Greendrinks is back for a warm August evening with the fine folks of theBangor Farmers Market, and we want you there! We’ll gather on Tuesday August 9th from 5 to 8 p.m. outdoors at the Pocket Park next to Central Street Farmhouse, in the heart of Downtown Bangor. During the festivities, you can learn about[…]
Greendrinks and Waterfront Concerts are at it again this coming Tuesday, July 12th from 5-8pm. Come enjoy the back stage amenities of theDarling’s Waterfront Pavilion VIP Tent, while learning about the many greening efforts going on at this phenominal venue. Throw in some cold local beer, good friends, and a warm summer night on the[…]
Bangor Daily News blogger Shelby Hartin visited Greendrinks is down with OBC yesterday and wrote a lovely piece about what she experienced. Here’s a sample: Perhaps the best thing about Greendrinks is what it does for the community. The funds raised by the events are given back through Green Grants, which support projects that make[…]