WEEKEND TOP 10: Monster Trucks, Wingfest + MORE On Tap For Bangor This Weekend
You thought last weekend was a busy one in Bangor? Just check out what's going on this weekend!
We're going to start our weekend a little early if that's okay with everybody, just to make sure you don't miss Wingfest at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Ticket are $20 per person in advance, $25 at the door. This is a 21+ event, so be sure to bring a valid ID. Proceeds to benefit the United Way of Eastern Maine.
There will be some high-octane action at Speedway 95 in Hermon when Monster Jam comes to town. Featuring legends including the one-and-only Grave Digger, the event will be fun (and loud!) for all ages.
The Downtown Bangor Artwalk season is now in its 10th year! The June 2 walk is the first of the season. Follow the map to participating downtown artists and businesses.
The funky Motor Booty Affair will take the stage at Season'd Down Under Club to support the American Cancer Society's "Bark For Life." Tickets are $25 each.
Get on your tux or prom dress (or come casual) to this 1984-themed dance at 58 Main in Bangor. Tunes (strictly from 1984) will be spun by Wax On DJs Thermomatt and Zeth. $10 recommended donation at the door.
Criterion Theatre, Bar Harbor
Chris Ross + The North celebrate the release of their new album at the Criterion Theatre in Bar Harbor. Tickets $20 balcony, $15 orchestra and $12 for students.
This is the first 5K race on the Belfast Rail Trail, celebrating National Trails Day on June 3. It's described as an easy "three mile jog, run, walk for friends and family to enjoy." Individuals $30, Youth/Senior/Military $25 and Family $40.
This is the first walking tour of the season! During the 90-minute tour, you'll hear all about Bangor's famous residents. $10 for adults and $5 for ages 12 and under.
University of Maine, Orono
The University of Maine Alumni Association will host the 3rd annual Black Bear Marathon/Half Marathon/10K/ on Sunday. The race will start at the University of Maine football field. Ticket prices range from $40 to $90.
The Illusionists - Live From Broadway features performances from "seven of the most incredible illusionists on earth." Ticket prices are $39 to $69.