Set your alarms and grab some coffee because the holiday season will begin in Downtown Bangor this Saturday.  Downtown is hosting a couple of special events for you and the family to be a part of this Saturday morning.

Start your day with some shopping. Most of your favorite Downtown businesses will be opening early, between 6-8 AM, to offer you exclusive deals and discounts.

Here are the businesses that are participating:

The Briar Patch
Central Street Farmhouse
City Drawers
Epic Sports
Good Soul
Hero's Sports Grill & Entertainment Center
Maine Cloth Diaper Company
Maine Jewelry & Art
Mexicali Blues
One Lupine Fiber Arts
Rebecca's Gift Shop
Retro Swagger
The Rock & Art Shop
Specialty Sweets Downtown
Valentine Footwear
West Market Square Artisan Coffeehouse

Support local and add the Early Bird Shopping Facebook Event!

After most of the stores have opened for shopping, join in the festivities by being a part of Winter Lamp Post Decorating event, sponsored by Downtown Adopt A Garden and Downtown Bangor. Help get the community into the season by helping to decorate the lamp posts in downtown. This starts at 9 AM at Norumbega Parkway.

For more information, check out Downtown Bangor's events on Facebook:

Early Bird Shopping event

Winter Lamp Post Decorating event