Bangor State Fairgrounds

Bangor, ME - Fairgrounds & Agricultural

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The Bangor State Fairgrounds is the home of the Bangor State Fair. The fair is one of the longest-running state fairs in the country, celebrated its 175th anniversary in 2019. The Fairgrounds supports large space for amusement rides, entertainment tents for music, agricultural exhibits and animals, and more. The infield of the horse race track can be used for events or parking and features over 300,00 square feet of space.

Venue Snapshot

Spectra Divisions

Food Services & Hospitality
Venue Management


515 Main St
Bangor, ME 04401

Services Provided

  • Complete Venue Management Services
  • Spectra Food Services & Hospitality
  • Partnerships - Sponsorship Sales

Venue Facts

  • Over 2,000,000 square feet available over the entire Bangor State Fairgrounds
  • Three parking lot spaces can be utilized: Parking Lot A – 81,610 square feet of space (223 parking spots); Parking Lot B – 54,669 square feet of space (126 parking spots); Parking Lot C - 239,385 square feet of space (730 parking spots)
  • Grandstand can hold over 2,012 people
  • Additional ADA Seating can be accommodated
  • 315,000+ square feet of space in the Race Track infield
  • Infield capacity can hold 52,500 to 72,000 people

Notable Events & Accomplishments

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Notable Events Include

  • Host site of the Bangor State Fair

  • Venue for the Ribfest for multiple years