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!
2017 - Bangor Farmer's Market - $750
We have $750 to help food insecure individuals be able to buy healthy and local food at the Bangor Farmer's Market.
2017 - Greater Bangor Solarize - $500
We gave $500 to help fund and promote Greater Bangor Solarize, a solar photovoltaic (PV) group purchasing program that works to lower installation costs and provide a cost-effective way for communities to increase the number of residential and small business solar installations.
2017 - PR NEMBA - $2,000
We awarded $2,000 to the Penobscot Region chapter of the New England Mountain Biking Association to help build beginner level biking trails in Bangor's Essex Woods!
We'd love to hear from you!
Abby Roseberry Rice
We’re sure you’ll have no objection to our next event! Eaton Peabody is hosting at COESPACE July 11th. We’ll have beers from Orono Brewing Company on tap, some wine, as well as snacks from Fork & Spoon! As always, Greendrinks is a free family-friendly event, so bring the kiddos! There is a suggested $5 donation, and we ask that you bring your[…]
This June, we’re heading out to the Willie Wags for a wicked fun time at Downtown Bangor’s newest retail store. Okay, so Downtown is anywhere but the willie wags, but whatever. Come join us as Rudman Winchell Counselors at Law and Willie Wags team up to host Greendrinks on June 13th from 5-8pm. Keeping in[…]
In honor of National Bike to Work Month AND International Compost Awareness Week, Bangor Greendrinks is teaming up with Walk-n-Roll andMaine Resource Recovery Association for our next event! Join us at Fork & Spoon on Main St and get the dirt on composting! We’ll have beer from 2 Feet Brewing, and raffle off compost bins[…]
Fresh off the presses: the April edition of Greendrinks will be hosted by the fine folks at Print Bangor on Tuesday, April 11th from 5-8pm! Print Bangor would love to show you all the fabulous renovations they’ve been doing to their historic building on Central Street, however we’ve been told cold local beer and high-end[…]
Would you like to have your own share of fresh locally-grown produce provided on a regular basis for the entire growing season? What about supporting local farmers in the process? Join us for the annual Bangor CSA Fair at Sea Dog Brewing Company Bangor, where more than a dozen local farms will be sharing information,[…]
Maine Science Festival in Downtown Bangor, Greendrinks is kicking things off early with the folks from the Maine Science Festival and Edwards, Faust & Smith, CPAs. Join us on March 14th from 3:14pm to 6pm for a night of science themed beer, food, and access to theMaine Discovery Museum! We’ll be serving a special release[…]
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[…]