American Folk Festival

Heavy Traffic Expected This Weekend
Drivers in the Ellsworth, Bar Harbor and Bangor areas -- and everywhere in between -- should be ready for increased traffic this weekend. The combination of free admission to Acadia National Park Thursday-Sunday and the American Folk Festival in Bangor will bring thousands of people to the region.
The Red Trouser Show at the American Folk Festival
I love all the music (and food!) at the American Folk Festival! But, this year, my favorite performance wasn't musical at all. It was a circus act called 'The Red Trouser Show.' In case you missed it, or even if you didn't, here's one of their cooler tricks!
Color Bangor Fun Run [PHOTOS + VIDEOS]
Holy color! The American Folk Festival sponsored the Color Bangor Fun Run starting and ending at the Bangor Waterfront today, April 26. More than 2,000 people registered, and there were at least 200 in attendance watching down at the start/finish area, while many more watched throughout the route...
Color Bangor Route Announced by American Folk Festival
Can you believe that the Color Bangor Fun Run is coming up this Saturday? I'll be working one of the color stations, so don't be surprised when I pelt you with tinted cornstarch!
Color Bangor, in case you haven't heard, is a 5K fun run, walk, or jog around the Bangor Waterfront...