2017 Sponsors

The American Folk Festival depends on the generosity of our corporate and individual sponsors. We'd like to thank the following businesses, organizations, and individuals who have shown their support for the 2017 American Folk Festival on the Bangor Waterfront.

The American Folk Festival on the Bangor Waterfront is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. To add your name to the sponsor list, contact the festival office at 207.262.7764 or make an online donation.


City of Bangor




Anonymous Friend of the Festival

Bangor Savings Bank
EMHS St. Joes
Sutherland Weston


Maine Trailer


Changing Seasons Federal Credit Union
Cassidy Foundation
Dorr's Equipment

Greenway Equipment
Griffin Jordan
NH Bragg

Vacationland Inn Viking Lumber


Bangor Letter Shop
Brantner, Thibodeau & Associates
Farrell, Rosenblatt & Russell

Gross, Minsky & Mogul, P.A.
John T. Cyr & Sons, Inc.
Katahdin Trust
Maine Distributors
Maine Savings Federal Credit Union
Northeast Pain Management, P.C.
Oriental Jade
Paine Lynch & Harris PA
Parker K. Bailey Total Moving Solutions
Penobscot Energy Recovery Co.
RBC Wealth Management
Realty of Maine
Wells Fargo Advisors
WBRC Architects - Engineers
Woodard & Curran

Celebrate Maine

Renewal By Anderson
University of Maine Augusta-Bangor

Producers Circle

Anderson-Nygaard Fund of the Maine Community Foundation


Anonymous Grant from the Performing Arts Fund of the Maine Community Foundation

Bill and Sally Arata

Maria Baeza

Larry and Barbara Beauregard

Sandy Blitz

Beth Bohnet

Frank and Jane Bragg

Peter Arabadijis and Lisa Buck

Alfred and Esther Bushway

Eric Brown and Jean Camuso

David and Susan Carlisle

Lee and Ann Chick

Rachel and Dana Clark

Dan and Nancy Coffey

Liz Downing and Dennis Cox

Nichi and Doug Farnham

Marvin and Sheri Glazier

Andrew and Patricia Hamilton

Tracy Harding and Aimee Smith

Greg and Betty Jamison

Jennifer and Aram Khavari

Vern and Janelle Leeman

Keith and Kristen Martin

James McLeave and Eddie Meisner

Norman Minsky

Nima and Ron Morgan

Susan Ortiz and Alexander Kagan

Roxanne Reynolds

John and Lyndy Rohman

Matthew and Layne Rowe

Liz Russell and Julie Green

Deb and Jeff Sanford

Katie and Allen Schaffer

Kathryn Slott

Lee Souweine

Bob and Kristen Strong

Penny Shar and Stellos Tavantzis

James Stanley

Leith and Donna Wadleigh

Tim and Cam Ward

Mary and George Wright


Bangor Federal Credit Union
Chapel Hill Floral
Daigle & Houghton
Eaton Peabody
Epic Sports
Fairmount Market
Governor's Restaraunt
Hartt Transportation

Jeff's Catering

Olive Garden

Puritan Medical Products, LLC.

Rand & Rand Dentistry
Shyka, Sheppard & Garster
W.S. Emerson Co,. Inc.

Stage Manager

Floyd and Janice Adams
The Sychterz Family


Ray and Lynn Bolduc
Daniel and Dina Cassidy
Gianna and Stuart Marrs
Jim and Marti McCarthy
Penobscot County Conservation Association
Elsa Sanborn
Philip and Janey Villiotte
Jeffery and Lisa Wahlstrom


James and Ann Acheson
Julianne and Wesley Archer
Dottie Baron
Paul and Cathleen Bauschatz
Marcia Biggane
Charles and Judith Boothby
Bruce and Cathy Brown
Kenneth Cantor
Ben and Sarah Carlisle
Cigaret Shopper
Arthur A. Comstock
Bob and Ellie Davids
Bill and Dawn Curtis
Lisa Durkee
Jon and Lisa Eames
Nancy Fishwick and Marc Moss
John and Carol Gregory
Michael Grondin and Kyle Tardy

Calista and Earle Hannigan
Tom Hanson
Jane E. Haskell
The Henry's Bridal Boutique and Formal Wear
Jan Hill, Bruce Hunt, Deb Lawrence, and Bob Smith
Judy Horan and Joe Howard
Ken Huhn
Rodney & Susan Jacobs
Bill Leithiser
Ralph Leonard
Tom and Nancy Lever
John Lord
Pauleena MacDougall
Rich Maietta
The Honorable Bruce C. and LeeAnne P. Mallonee
Susan McKay
Jean Mellett and Edward Rudnicki
Peter Millard and Emily Wesson
Bill and Gloria Miller
Bill Munsey in memory of Helen Munsey
Stephen W. Munsey
Nancy Nickerson

Eric Peterson and Kristin Langellier
Robin and Ursula Pritham
Tim and Beth Rockcress
Ellen and Don Roffey
Lousie and Michael Rolnick
Colette and Iyad Sabbagh
Steven and Penelope Sargent
Ann Schonberger
David and Terrill Shipley
Michael and Diane Smart
Bryce and Janet Smith
Lee and Cathy Speronis
Martha Stewart, D.O.
Richard and Kay Storch
Dr. William Sturrock and Mary-Michael Billings
John and Cora Swalec
Ray and Carolyn Thompson
Joe and Kathy Tiso
Tricia and Jim VanKirk
Diane Vatne and Martin Yates
Forrest and Karen Wardwell
Shawn and Rita Yardley


David and Judy Beebe
Richard Borgman and Sara Martin
Ward Briggs
C & K Variety
Jane Campbell
Lee Clein and Annette Hatch-Clein
Lawrence Conrad and Lynne Josselyn
Julie Crowe
Jeanne and Gary Edwards
Scott Edwards and Dr. Susan Clark Edwards
Jane Goode
Charlie and Sue Grosjean
The Grosjean Family

Brent Hartley
Ryan Hews
Ann Holland and Lev Sherman
Brittany Hopkins and Joy Trueworthy
Leslie Hudson and John Halloran
Cordon and Carol Kulberg
Per and Cindy Lee
Rosalind Lewis
Lin and Mabel Lufkin
Raymond Pelletier
John and Marisue Pickering
Nancy Pochan
Susan Skinner
Winfred and Patricia Stevens
Mary Anne Turowski
Charles and Jane Veeder
Donald and Felicia Wiswell
Deborah Wood


Geneva Allen
Margaret M. Baillie
Phyllis Borns
Kathleen Choate
Jane Dewitt
Carlton Gerow
Guy and Fran Grant
Barbara Hodgkins
Wendy Knickerbocker
Ruth MacIlroy
Eileen Mielenhausen
Paul and Cheryl Morrow
Virginia Nees-Hatlen
Peter and Patricia Phillips
Mark and Tanya Rutter
Barry and Gail Ryan
Susan M. Shortall
Cheryl L. Spencer
Gene and Joan Staffiere
Karen Svenson
David and Peggy Swett

Click here to learn about the different ways YOU can support the Festival.