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11/5/2015 - Early Bird Gets the Holiday Deals in Downtown Bangor on Saturday, November 7

Over a dozen businesses and organizations are partnering to offer discounts to early risers this Saturday, November 7. Many stores will be opening as early as 6 a.m. and discounts will be as high as 40% off. While some businesses are offering their discounts throughout the day, many are tapering their discounts as the day goes on.  This is the fourth year Downtown Bangor businesses have planned the Early Bird Sale. “This is a great way to get an early jump on your holiday shopping. Not only are you able to get gifts that you cannot find anywhere else, with these discounts you can justify buying something for yourself!” said Caitlin, Business, Downtown Coordinator for the City of Bangor.


Here is a complete list of participating businesses and the discounts they will be offering:


FREE on street parking and parking in The Parking Garage for shoppers! (

Verve (91 Main Street):  $1 coffee until noon.

L.A. Training (40 Columbia St.): (1) 30 minute personal training session, FREE when you visit our location during Early Bird Shopping.

Good Soul (60 Columbia St.): 20% off everything 6 a.m.-8 a.m.; 15% off everything 8 a.m.-10 a.m.; 10% off everything 10 a.m.-11a.m. Refreshments and drawings for gift certificates.

Central Street Farmhouse (30 Central St.): 6 a.m.-7 a.m.: 20% off (almost) everything; 7 a.m.-8 a.m.: 15% off (almost) everything; 8 a.m.-10 a.m.: 10% off (almost) everything

The Rock & Art Shop (36 Central St.): 20 % off from 6 a.m. -7 a.m.; 15 % off from 7 a.m.-8 a.m.; 10 % off from 8 a.m.-9 a.m.; 5% off from 9 a.m.-10 a.m. 

One Lupine Fiber Arts (170 Park St.): 20% off on all Tianello apparel in stock and 25% off on all One Lupine brand scarves and wraps in stock. Free gift wrapping and shipping available!

Maine Yarn & Fiber Supply (170 Park St.): 30% off on all Swans Island Yarn in stock & 20% off on selected in stock yarn and notions. Free gift wrapping and shipping available!

Maine Jewelry & Art (100 Harlow St.): 8 a.m.-10 a.m. 20% off storewide; 10 a.m.-12 p.m. 15% off storewide.

Sea of Cotton (15 State St.): 20% then 10% with special sales and raffles. Snacks, too!

Queen City Studios (51 Washington St.): 40% off any purchase from 6 a.m.-7 a.m.; 30% off any purchase 7 a.m.-8 a.m.; 20% off any purchase 8 a.m.-9 a.m.; 10% off any purchase 9 a.m.-10 a.m.

Maine by Mainers (96 Harlow St.): 15% off select merchandise.

Maine Cloth Diaper Company (35 Main St.): 7 a.m.-8 a.m. 20% off entire store; 8 a.m.-10 a.m. 10% off entire store. PLUS a large, freshly stocked clearance section of 50% off merchandise.

Valentine Footwear (115 Main St.): 7 a.m.-10 a.m. All socks and tights BOGO half-price. All early bird shoppers eligible to win a $50 VF gift card.

The Briar Patch (27 Central Street): Early Bird Discount changes each hour from 7 a.m.-10 a.m. (7a.m./20% off; 8 a.m./15% off;  9 a.m./10% off). Extra 5% off if you’re wearing pajamas! Book Signing with One Maine Christmas Eve author Douglas Coffin at 10 a.m.

Rebecca's Gift Shop (43-45 Main St.): Come celebrate our 30th Anniversary on this day with food tastings, special events, sales, drawings and special surprises! Opening at 8 a.m.

Mexicali Blues (1 West Market Square): 6 a.m. - 7 a.m. 40% off your total purchase of regularly priced merchandise; 7 a.m. - 9 a.m. 30 % off your total purchase of regularly priced merchandise.


For more information about the Early Bird Sale, please call (207) 992-4234 or email  

*Discount and participation may change. In the case of a discrepancy, the store's stated rate applies.

The Downtown Bangor Partnership promotes and markets activities that enhance the distinctive identity of Downtown Bangor, encouraging retention and growth of commercial, residential, and cultural life within the downtown district. For more information on the Downtown Bangor Partnership, please visit the following link: