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Lower Mall

Features

  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Food Vendors
  3. Ice Rink
  4. Monuments
  5. Park Benches
  6. Parking
  7. Pavilion
  8. Picnic Areas

Overview


Description: One of Brunswick’s most visible parks, the Lower Mall is located on Maine Street in the center of downtown. The park serves as gathering place for community residents and plays host to a large number of special events and activities, including the popular Farmer’s Market on Tuesdays and Fridays from May to November, many concerts and cultural events, and winter ice skating. In addition, four seasonal food vendors sell various types of food daily during the warmer months. The tree-lined park also features a large gazebo for performances and a variety of other public functions, as well as a war service monument and historic interpretive plaque.

Location:  Maine Street in the downtown area.

Hours of operation: 6 am to 12 midnight from September 26th to May 31st annually 6am to 10 pm from June 1st to September 25th annually

Amenities available:
Parking along east and west sides of park
Gazebo
25 park benches
Monuments and commemorative plaque
4 food vendors during the warmer months
Lighted ice skating area in open lawn area, when conditions permit natural ice in the winter

Primary uses: Gathering place with benches, picnicking, cultural and arts events, setting for the Brunswick Farmer’s Market, large public events such as the Memorial Day Parade ceremony, winter ice skating and concerts.

Restrictions:  Dog must be leashed at all times.
 
Background: In 1823, the land for this park --- originally swampy --- was conveyed by three citizens to the Town for “five cents” to be “reserved and used as a public walk or Mall.” The swamp was filled soon thereafter and the Mall has since become a source of pride for Brunswick residents.


Subfacilities

  1. Mall Ice Skating Rink

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