Event space. Photo Provided by Cross Insurance Center

Cross Insurance Center

Along the historic riverfront of Bangor, the Cross Insurance Center can host up to 2,000 convention guests with an 8,000 seat arena and room for 300 exhibit booths, offering you you first class hospitality, and providing 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.

Meetings > Cross Insurance Center

515 Main St
Bangor, ME 04401

P. (207) 561-8300

About Us

Our facility provides an unparalleled event experience!

The Cross Insurance Center guarantees complete satisfaction for patrons with specific seating needs. Whether you need bulk quantities of event tickets for a large group or organization or special considerations for disabled guests, the Cross Center staff will see to your every need.

Customize your space with one of many flexible layouts available! Meet comfortably in an intimate conference room or fill our 26,000 sq. ft. arena with vendors and guests. No matter the size of your group or function, the Cross Insurance Center has the perfect space to accommodate your needs!

Spatial Accommodations:

  • 18 meeting rooms in various configurations ·Room for 1,750 banquet style in the arena ·Room for 1,100 banquet style seating in the ballroom ·Over 26,000 sq. ft. arena
  • 4,500 sq. ft. of flexible pre-function space for receptions, registrations, etc.
  • Flexible floor plans accommodate 30-1,200 classroom style and 50-1,650 theatre style.
  • Exhibition space can accommodate 185 10′ x 10′ trade show booths in the arena and 75 more in the ballroom.

Features and Amenities:

  • In-house, full-service kitchen for any meal from coffee breaks to banquets.
  • Located close to a range of local accommodation & dining options
  • 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
  • Easy access from I-95 and Bangor International Airport
  • Indoor Parking option just across the street
  • Handicap accessibility to every room
Function Space Specs:
  • Number of Function Rooms: 18
  • Square Footage of Largest Room: 26,000
  • Total Square Footage of Function Space: 52,000
  • Total Number of Seats: 6,500
  • Theater Capacity: 6,500
  • Reception Capacity: 2,000
  • Banquet Capacity: 1,200
  • Maximum Number of 8 x 10 Booths: 300