American Folk Festival takes over Bangor Waterfront

Posted Aug. 25, 2012, at 1:37 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 26, 2012, at 2:39 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine — The American Folk Festival on the Bangor Waterfront continued at noon on Saturday.

Saturday’s festivities were slated to include presentations about American guitar traditions, Maine’s singing guide Randy Spencer, and Lakota hoop dances, as well as performances by Colombian band Grupo Rebolu and Irish dancing with the Old Bay Ceili Band.

It will end with salsa dancing with La Excelencia, Cape Breton fiddling with Mary Jane Lamond and Wendy MacIsaac, and Malian band Cheick Hamala Diaba.

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