So, what’s good in Bangor this weekend? Well, on Friday, it’s vinyl night with Queen City Sound System at Nocturnem Drafthaus, there’s an acoustic Neil Young tribute night with Briz at Black Bear Brewing, the Wyatt Jenkins Band is at Paddy Murphy’s, and up in Orono, the Opus Trio is at the Common Loon Pub. […]
22 out of the 31 days in the month reached or exceeded the average daily high. That’s hot. That’s real hot. And it isn’t stopping with August, either, as temps this weekend are expected to be in the mid to high 80s, even with projected rain. How will you beat the heat this weekend?
Not long after he finished his Sunday night set at the three-day-long Impact Music Festival at the Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion, Marilyn Manson — ever the instigator — decided to engage in a little make believe for social media. Manson posted a short video on Instagram of a Bangor Police officer placing cuffs on him. As […]
This weekend there’s literally something to do for everyone. Among other things, the Bangor State Fair is town, as is a heavy metal festival. For something completely different, head inland and learn lots about baking at a kneading conference.
Watch the documentary to see lots of local spots, local people, and Bangor referred to as “disturbing” more than once.
Here are just a few things to add to your weekend fun list: attend a Celtic festival, celebrate Maine Open Farm Day, check out the first-ever Northeast Blues Festival on the Bangor Waterfront or see an authentic (recreated) Viking ship.
There’s lots to do on a summertime weekend in Maine: You can enjoy Maine’s vibrant music scene, go to a film festival, enjoy some Moxie at the Moxie Festival and/or act like a pirate at Fort Knox.
A fifth food truck will join the four already established at the Bangor Waterfront, while another truck will take up permanent summer residence in Pickering Square starting next week.
Luckily for all of us, by mid-afternoon Friday, it looks like the worst of the heat will have made its way out of Maine, with comfortable temps in upper 70s settling in for the rest of the weekend. Just in time to recover from your mid-week Fourth of July celebrations, and get back outside!
The show filmed a segment in Bangor last year, and featured local bookstore Gerald Winters and Son, along with a number of other shots of the city.