Every year for the last ten, the American Folk Festival transforms Bangor Maine in Penobscot County into the place to be for live music.
All types of music, song, dance from around the world. Taking center stage, more than one like clockwork. One of the four stages set up, ready to crowd around by the Bangor Maine waterfront. As the talent in a wide array of musical styles perform for anyone, all ages in Bangor Maine August 26, 27, 28. Check out the schedule for the 2011 American Folk Festival in Bangor Maine.
If summer has flown by and you can not put your finger on the highlight of doing something not so ho hum, routine, maybe a trip to Maine is just the ticket. Go see the nation’s finest performing groups sharing the traditional arts of their region, culture and heritage. With you in the crowd watching, taking in 4 stages of music. Enjoying dance, traditional craft demonstrations and exhibits.
There is a children’s area with activities for the whole family so no one gets left out. Plus, what’s that other sound…the one down low, inside?
Oh, your stomach is talking, singing for something out of the ordinary and definitely not fast food, drive through dining fare.
Enjoy dozens of food vendors offering ethnic food, regional specialties and traditional festival favorites. Sample them all over the three day Maine musical event.
Don’t forget the marketplace offering unique, handcrafted items and “Taste of Maine” treats for sale either. A taste of Maine comes with the American Folk Festival experience. Everything is built around the performers, meet the American Folk Festival entertainers, musicians on your Vacation trip to Bangor Maine.
Festivals and events are an important driver of Maine tourism activity in a growing number of communities in Vacationland.
The Portland Sidewalk Art Festival, American Folk Festival in Bangor, Yarmouth Clam Festival, Fort Fairfield’s Potato Feast and Rockland Lobster Festival are a few.
Among some of the better-known events that take place every year in Maine. Get to Maine, quick as you can, whenever you can to sample some of the fun, meet the people, experience the four season natural beauty.
Maine, each and every vehicle license plate spells it out plainly, in one word that says it all. Vacationland. Get here for the American Folk Festival in Bangor Maine.