Red Cross Offers Free Fair Tickets 

People in a giving mood can earn themselves a free trip to the Bangor State Fair this year. The Red Cross is giving away wristbands good for free admission and unlimited access to all the rides to anyone who doantes blood at one of their blood drives this week.Thursday the Red Cross bus could be found at Beef O-Brady’s in Brewer. The folks at the Red Cross say if you can’t make it to one of their mobile blood drives, don’t worry, you can still earn your wristband by coming giving at the blood center.”The center is doing the same promotion this week so I think a lot of people have decided that they’re going to go to the center versus being on the bus but we have a really high turnout on the bus,” says Donna Bligh a Collection Specialist with the Red Cross.The last chance to get your wristband is friday from ten-to-two at the red cross blood center located at 900 hammond street or call 941-2900 for more information.