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16th Annual American Folk Festival

An Asociacion Carnavalesca de Massachusetts member cracks a whip to open the American Folk Festival in 2015.
BDN File Photo| Ashley L. Conti

The American Folk Festival is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 25- Sunday, Aug 27 on the Bangor Waterfront. Hours: Friday  6:30-10:30 p.m.; Saturday  Noon-10:30 p.m.; Sunday Noon-6:30 p.m.. The annual event will include performing groups, food, crafts, children’s activities and much more. Some visiting performers include C.J Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band, Las Cafeteras, Cora Harvey Armstrong and Inuit Throat Singers, Tarnirik. Suggested donation is $10 per day. For more information about the Festival, or to see the schedule, visit www.americanfolkfestival.com or call 262-7765.             

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