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Holiday Light Parades and Turkey Trots Highlight Thanksgiving Events in the Bangor Area

2019 Thanksgiving Events, Parades and Activities Bangor ME

What are your plans for the holiday season this year? Thanksgiving is right around the corner and if you are looking for things to do this year, this list of 2019 Thanksgiving events, parades and activities in Bangor, ME will check all the boxes. Load your family up in your 2020 Toyota RAV4 and upgrade your Thanksgiving fun this season!


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38th Annual Brewer High School Turkey Trot

WHEN: Sunday, November 24 at 9 a.m.

WHERE: Brewer High School – 79 Parkway South Brewer, ME 04412

Do you love to lace up your running shoes and hit the streets? The 38th Annual Brewer High School Turkey Trot is the perfect way to kickstart your Thanksgiving this year. Join in the fun this season and sign up for the turkey-themed 3-mile run or a 1-mile fun run that is perfect for all members of the family. Event t-shirts will be available at the race.

Thanksgiving Cornucopia on a Table with Fruits and Vegetables8th Annual Feztival of Trees

WHEN: November 21, 22, 23, 24, 29 and 30

WHERE: Anah Shrine – 1404 Broadway Bangor, ME 04401

Give back to the Anah Shriners charity and the Shriners Hospital for Children this holiday season at the 8th Annual Feztival of Trees. This holiday-themed event is fun for all ages and will support a good cause. The Feztival of Trees will feature brilliant Christmas trees and decorations, handmade holiday wreaths for sale, lunch, refreshments and photos with Santa Claus.

Festival of Lights Parade 2019

WHEN: Saturday, December 7 at 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Downtown Bangor Maine

A highlight of the holiday season each year is the annual Festival of Lights Parade in Downtown Bangor. With countless holiday floats decorated in red, white and green Christmas lights, holiday music by local marching bands, live reindeer, a tree lighting ceremony in West Market Square and an appearance by Santa Claus, the Festival of Lights Parade 2019 promises plenty of fun this season.

45th Annual Thanksgiving Arts and Crafts Show

WHEN: November 29 – November 30

WHERE: Brewer Auditorium – 203 State St. Brewer, ME 04412

Do you have friends and family members who love handmade gifts for Christmas? Find the perfect gift this year at the 45th Annual Thanksgiving Arts and Crafts Show presented by the United Maine Craftsmen. With many local craftsmen and vendors on hand, this is the perfect place to find a one-of-a-kind gift this holiday season.


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Plan ahead this holiday season and maximize your family fun with a guide to our favorite 2019 Thanksgiving events, parades and activities in Bangor, ME. With everything from holiday light parades to local turkey trots, you cannot go wrong this Thanksgiving in the Bangor area. Find a Toyota car, truck or crossover that will upgrade your Thanksgiving this year when you visit the Downeast Toyota inventory!

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