Cross Insurance Center

515 Main Street Bangor, ME
Max Capacity: 16036 people
Located along the historic riverfront in the quintessential New England city of Bangor, Maine, the Cross Insurance Center offers first class hospitality, and an unparalleled, original New England experience. Just minutes from Bangor International Airport, the state-of-the-art new facility has easy access to diverse dining and nightlife, boutique and unique shopping and is just a scenic hour's drive to breathtaking ocean views at Acadia National Park. This venue is an event planner's dream! You have the freedom to design and tailor each event to your exact specifications. 26,000 sq. ft. arena can host up to 8,000 seated guests or 260 exhibit booths. The center guarantees complete satisfaction for patrons with specific seating needs. The Cross Insurance Center features in-house, full-service kitchen for any meal from coffee breaks to banquets, Wi-Fi throughout the entire building, fully air-conditioned & heated for your comfort, all-weather loading and staging area, adjacent park offers outdoor space for breaks and programming, indoor parking option just across the street and accessibility to every room.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Business Center
  • Cafeteria/Snack Bar Available
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted.
  • Facility Location Setting: Take Exit 182A (Formerly 45A) to I-395 East. Follow to Exit 3B (Main Street) Take a right onto Main Street Take a left onto Buck Street at the Third light Parking will be on your left.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 8000
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 1-5 miles
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 31
  • Parking: Parking Open Lot Off-site
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: 6-10 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: Less than 1 mile
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 26,000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 56,000
  • Year Built: 2013
Orono, ME  
Capacity: 300
$400-$800 per event
This is a magnificent stone church (more than 110 years old), resurrected into beautiful reception halls. The upper level with the gothic revival architecture, the magnificent columns, the high ceiling, the vintage pews, the unique vintage woodwork, the gorgeous stain glass windows, and the long isle walked by so many brides, in the past, is the perfect venue for the dream wedding ceremony, and any other gathering that is meant to be remembered for a lifetime, and even after. The lower level is a charming reception space, that can sit up to 300 people, with a generous area for dance, classy real wood banquet tables, and attractive chiavari chairs, to make your reception truly exceptional, in all aspects. The balcony is ideal for the bride's party and the bride's room. It is also rented separately for your small private parties of up to 20 people, when you need to truly impress your guests! Come and enjoy the Old St Mary's in its reborn old glory!
Orono, ME  
Capacity: 350
The Black Bear Inn and Conference Center provides a classic space for weddings, social or corporate events. A trained Chef is catering to all budgets and events with upscale flavors. The Inn and Conference Center is conveniently located off I-95 near UMaine, the Maine Center for the Arts and the Bangor Mall. It is also located near Baxter State Park, Mt. Katahdin, and the Moosehead Lake Region. This facility has over 7,900 square feet of meeting space to accommodate 5-400.
Bangor, ME  
Capacity: 300
$350-$500 per event
Looking to hold a wedding, special event, or meeting? The Bangor Elks Lodge is the perfect place for your next private event. Offering event space, catering options by Stage Coach Catering, and party equipment use. Call today to find out more information! Stagecoach Catering offers a variety of menus and services for in house and off premise events, we can also customize buffets, table ware, and meals to your requirements or themes.
Madison, ME  
Capacity: 160
$400-$1,000 per event
A Beautiful 1892 Church built in historic Madison Maine. We are here to serve you for all occasions. We host music events, we have comedy on the first Friday of every month, weddings, company parties, small 18 booth trade shows and even funerals. We can offer a catering menu with the focus on real food that is sourced locally for your events or you are welcome to bring in your own caterer. We're located in the heart of Madison Maine, with easy access to Augusta, Farmington, Skowhegan, Waterville and Newport. The Chapel comfortably seats 160 guests on the original pews. We are a unique venue, the vintage, colorful stained glass will add to the ambiance of any event and the ability to have a dinner or reception at the same site. Our music and events hall has NO religious affiliation. We are non-denominational and welcome ALL.