Weather forces Bangor State Fair to shut down Monday evening

Posted July 28, 2014, at 5:24 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine — Organizers announced late Monday afternoon that the Bangor State Fair would shut down Monday evening because of heavy rain and thunderstorms rolling through the area.

In a news release sent just before 5 p.m., organizers said no further fair events would be held that day.

The fair will reopen at noon Tuesday.

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