Another year is in the books, so let's take a look back at 2021, right here in the Bangor area!

After a brutal 2020, things have gradually got back to some sort of normalcy during the last 12 months. People got vaccinated, and we slowly returned to all the things we love doing. Restaurants re-opened, concerts and sporting events came roaring back, so it wasn't all bad this time around. COVID is still very much present in our daily lives, but getting back to the daily grind (whatever that is now) was a welcome relief.

Lots of things happened in the Bangor area, and of course in this day and age, they are captured on all forms of social media. With that in mind, YouTube is a great way to take a look at what we were doing in 2021. Here are some of the most viewed videos.

KISS at Darling's Waterfront Pavilion

One of the highlights of the summer was when the KISS Army rolled into town, on August 19th.

Monster Truck Show at Speedway 95

Wasn't it nice to be able to return to public events again? People love some monster truck action, and Speedway 95, didn't disappoint!

2LaneLife Does Some Back Road Motorcycle Riding in Bangor

Some dudes who hop on their Harley and hit the open road in search of adventure, sight seeing, and of course, good food, and made a stop here in Bangor.

The 2021 Kenduskeag Stream Canoe Race

After it was a no-go in 2020, one of Bangor's most iconic events returned with a few changes to keep everyone safe.

Fireworks On The Bangor Waterfront

So many things were cancelled in 2020, something as simple and pleasurable as fireworks, was a huge treat in 2021

Bangor High School Graduation

Yet another yearly tradition that we lost in 2020, came back this year!

Touring Stephen King's House

Not sure this ever stopped during the pandemic, but once again, people came from everywhere to visit West Broadway.

Top 25 Stories In Bangor In 2021

Expensive homes, browntail moth caterpillars, nostalgic Bangor. Here's what we in the Bangor area were talking about, sharing on social media, and reading about for the year of 2021. Do you remember these stories or miss any? Take a look now.