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Orrington Old Home Week

JULY 14 - 23, 2017 • ORRINGTON, MAINE • INCORPORATED1788

Orrington Has So Much To Offer

History

Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor

Curran Homestead Living History Farm, Orrington

Cole Land Transportation Museum, Bangor

Fort Knox, Bucksport

Leonard’s Mills Maine Forest & Logging Museum, Bradley

Penobscot Indian Nation Museum, Old Town

Penobscot Narrows Bridge & Observatory, Bucksport

Wilson Museum, Castine


Outdoor Recreation & Nature

Bangor City Forest Trails, Bangor

Beth Pancoe Municipal Pool, Bangor

Fields Pond Audubon Center, Holden

Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, East Orland

Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Old Town

Maine Military, Holden

Mount Hope Garden Cemetery, Bangor

Orono Bog Boardwalk, Orono

Sunkhaze Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, Milford


Culture & Arts

Bangor Opera House, Penobscot Theatre Company, Bangor

Collins Center for the Arts, University of Maine

Hudson Museum, University of Maine

Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, University of Maine

Paul Bunyan Statue, Bangor

Stephen King home, Bangor

UMaine Museum of Art at Norumbega Hall

Waterfront Concerts, Bangor

Winterport Winery, Winterport


Inside Fun

Bangor Mall & LL Bean Outlet Store, Bangor

Hollywood Casino, Bangor

Maine Discovery Museum, Bangor


Day Trips

Acadia National Park & Bar Harbor

Baxter State Park & Mount Katahdin­

Kittery Trading Post, Kittery

LL Bean flagship store & outlet shopping, Freeport

Moosehead Lake Region


Bangor and Brewer have many fine, ethnic, family and fast food restaurants. The Bangor Mall shopping area is located off I-95 in Bangor, just 10 minutes away.  The movie theaters are there, along with most chain stores and restaurants.


Entertainment

          Cross Insurance Center

     crossinsurancecenter.com

     515 Main Street, Bangor ME 04401

     207-561-8300


     Waterfront Concerts

     waterfrontconcerts.com

     1 Railroad Street, Bangor, ME 04401

     207-358-9327


     Hollywood Casino

     hollywoodcasinobangor.com

     500 Main Street, Bangor, ME 04401

     877-779-7771


Emergency

Emergency          911

Poison Control     800-222-1222

County Sheriff     800-432-7911

State Police     800-432-7381

Fire Dept.          911 for emergency

                              for business: 207-825-3530


Medical Clinic

          Brewer Medical Center

     735 Wilson Street, Brewer, ME 04412

     207-989-1567


Hospital/ER

          Eastern Maine Medical Center

     489 State Street, Bangor, ME 04401

     207-973-7000

Explore the Area

Nearby Amenties

From Woods to Waters...


The Town of Orrington's Old Home Week celebrates Orrington’s rich past, vibrant present and bright future.  It will showcase the best of Orrington: our 229 year history, distinct villages, beautiful natural resources, excellent schools, numerous businesses, churches and organizations and our friendly people.

Orrington’s heritage is rich in industry, including agriculture, lumber, fishing and ice harvesting. Shipping and shipbuilding facilities, sawmills, paper mills, tanneries, and pottery and artisan companies flourished along the rivers and streams, on the mountains and in the villages.


And Orrington is alive with natural beauty and abundant wildlife. Celebrate nature from the hiking trails in the Richardson Tract high atop Kings Mountain to the boat launch and recreation areas at Brewer Lake, Fields Pond, Swetts Pond and the Penobscot River, there is always an opportunity to enjoy the outdoors.

U.S. Post Office

     726 River Road, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-825-3337

     open afternoons only

     

Convenience Store, Take-out Food, Gas

          Foster’s On-The-Run

     191 River Road, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-989-6736

     

     Dysart’s Travel Stop

     88 River Road, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-989-1488


Convenience Store, Take-out Food

     Bob’s Kozy Korner

     2 Johnson Mill Road, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-825-8700

     7 days, 6 a.m.-9 p.m.


Eat-In/Take -Out

          Dunkin Donuts (Drive thru)

     171 River Road, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-989-5113


          Pizza Land

     177 River Road Orrington, Maine 04474

     207-989-6900


Lobster, Seafood, Eat-in/ Take-out

          McLaughlin’s Seafood

     728 Main Street, Bangor, ME 04401

     207-942-7811

     

     at Hamlin’s Marina (Just across the River)

     581 Main Road North Hampden, Maine 04444

     207-990-1111


Fabric, Sewing Supplies

          A Straight Stitch

     177 River Road, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-989-1234


Haircut, tanning

          Fusion HT

     177 River Road, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-825-1133


Veterinarian

          Kindred Spirits

     857 River Road, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-825-8989


     River Road Veterinary Hospital

     210 River Road, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-825-2105


     After-Hours Emergencies:

     Eastern Maine Emergency Veterinary Clinic

     15 Dirigo Drive, Brewer

     207-989-6267


Supermarket/Pharmacy

          Hannaford’s

     383 Wilson Street, Brewer, ME 04412-1521

     207-989-1954


Golf Courses

          Pine Hill Golf

     23 Pine Hill Drive, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-989-3824


     Rocky Knoll

     94 River Rd, Orrington, ME 04474

     207-989-0109


Boat Rentals

          Port Harbor Marine

     23 Main Road, Holden, ME 04429-7127

     207-989-5840


Nature trails, kayaking, activities

          Fields Pond Audubon Center

     216 Fields Pond Road

     Holden, Maine 04429

     207-989-2591


Best Bargain Shopping

          Marden’s

     564 Wilson Street, Brewer, ME 04412

     207-989-1750

Area Information

Local Accommodations

The Penobscot River is buzzing with activity all summer

Park Your Tin Teepee

There will be basic parking for some Tin Teepees at the NEPR site. These will not have electric or water hook-ups. If you prefer a full-service facility, please check the list of nearby campgrounds that should be able to suit your needs. happy Trails!