American Folk Festival

American Folk Festival

Friday, Aug 23, 2019 at 6:00pm


The American Folk Festival is a large-scale, three-day event. Held each year at the end of August in downtown Bangor, Maine, the Festival presents the music and dance from the many cultures that make up America today.


Bangor Daily News Railroad Stage

6:00pm: Parade Starts near the Northern Light Health Two Rivers Stage
6:15pm: Shoestring Theater + John Bapst Memorial High School Music Program
6:30pm: Festival Welcome & Opening
6:45pm - 7:30pm: The Fitzgeralds - Ottawa Valley Step Dancing and Music
7:45pm - 8:30pm: Cimarrón Colombian Joropo Music
8:45pm - 9:45pm: Les Tireux d'Roches - Quebecois

Showcase Stage

7:00pm - 7:45pm: The Local Honeys Old-Time
8:00pm - 8:45pm: Jones Benally Family - Navajo Music and Dance
9:00pm - 9:45pm: Garifuna Collective - Afro-Carribean Garifuna Music

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