7th Annual Kid Central Festival
Saturday, May 6, 2017 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Downtown Bangor, Bangor, Maine
For more information: KidCentralFest.com
BANGOR – Seventh annual Kid Central Festival presented by BangPop! 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 6, in Downtown Bangor. Local businesses, museums and other arts organizations, and families will come together for fun and free activities indoors and outside. From music to crafts, face painting to the annual superhero costume contest, there are activities for everyone ages 12 and under. Beloved Maine children’s author and illustrator Chris Van Dusen will sign copies of his new book “Hattie and Hudson” at The Briar Patch on Central Street. Schedule and information at www.KidCentralFest.com.
Wings & Wheels Fly-In and Drive In
Saturday, May 6, 2017 – 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Old Town Municipal Airport, 100 Airport Road, Old Town
For more information: call 207-942-3801 or click here
Fly In, Drive In, Walk In. Everyone is welcome to join us for a day of fun. Bring your aircraft, your muscle or classic car and your family and friends for Introductory Flights, Scenic Flights, Spot Landing Contest, Aircraft Display, Maine Forest Service, Auto Concourse, Auto Display, BBQ Lunch and much, much more. Win trophies for Oldest Pilot, Oldest Aircraft, Youngest Pilot. Longest Flight To Get Here, Best Auto Paint Job, Best Auto Engine, Best In Show People’s Choice and have a great time with friends and neighbors. Proceeds to benefit the non-profit Maine ACE Camp (Aviation Career Education), a summer camp for young adults interested in aviation, the next generation of aviation and Old Town Aviation Explorers Post #787, a program supported by Boy Scouts of America.
Where The Wild Things Are
Saturday, May 6, 2017 – 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 7, 2017 – 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: Brewer Performing Arts Center, 92 Pendleton Street, Brewer, Maine
For more information: robinsonballet.org
Where the Wild Things Are is inspired by Maurice Sendak’s 1963 children’s book of the same name. The story will follow Max’s fit of fury, her epic journey to where the wild things live and back home again to find a warm supper.
This high energy performance is great for the whole family!
Tickets: Adults: On-Line $8.00 At the Door: $10.00 Tickets are non-refundable.
Tickets can be purchased online at robinsonballet.org, at the Robinson Ballet Studio: 107 Union Street Bangor or at the door an hour prior to show time.
Dirigo Speaks Presents:
Lucas St. Clair, President Elliotsville Plantation
Sunday, May 7, 2017 – 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow St, Bangor
For more information: 947-8336 ext. 130; Bangorpubliclibrary.org
A North Woods native, St. Clair remains an avid outdoorsman – fly fishing, canoeing, and hiking around Maine and the world. Currently managing Elliotsville Plantation Inc. (EPI), a swath of more than 125,000 acres of timber land in Northern and Central Maine. In 2016, President Obama accepted 89,000 acres from EPI to create the newest piece of the National Park Service, Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. AARP Maine and the Bangor Daily News are pleased to welcome St. Clair to Dirigo Speaks to learn more about the future of land management in one of America’s last remaining wild places.
I Loved, I Lost, I Made Spaghetti
Presented by the Penobscot Theatre -MAINE PREMIERE!
For Giulia, a new date is the perfect opportunity to show off her home cooking. While preparing a three-course dinner on stage in this mouth-watering new comedy, she recounts stories of good food and bad boyfriends, proving to the audience that her culinary flair far surpasses her inferior taste in men.
Saturday, May 6, 8:00 pm
Sunday, May 7, 3:00 pm
Locations: Penobscot Theatre Company, 131 Main Street, Bangor, ME
For more info: (207) 942-3333 or www.penobscottheatre.org