The first of this summer’s outdoor markets to be held in downtown Bangor is this evening from 5-8 p.m. along Broad Street and in West Market Square.

Now entering its fifth year, downtown Bangor’s outdoor market will host up to 50 vendors this summer. Vendors will sell Maine-made fine arts, select crafts and specialty food items.

The market will again be located Hundreds attend the market each week!

Market dates for 2010 are: June 10, 17, 24; July 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29.

The Outdoor Market is produced by Downtown Bangor Partnership at 73 Harlow St. For more information, call 992-4234, e-mail, or visit

Also, tonight kicks off the fifth annual Cool Sounds Concert Series featuring FREE concerts in Pickering Square on Thursdays from June 10-July 29.

Tonight it’s Bruce Nye the Elvis Guy featuring music of the 50s and 60s.