Windswept Gardens Wins Top Prize At Garden Show 

The Bangor Garden Show wrapped up today at the Bangor Auditorium. The event closed with the awards for the best gardenscapes. Up for grabs was the $5000 top prize.Todd and Bob Bangs from Windswept Gardens in Bangor took home best in show for this years event. Windswept Gardens was considered by many to be the favorites at this years show, they’ve won the top prize in the last 7 garden shows they’ve entered. “You can never tell what the judges are thinking or what they want,” said Todd Bangs, “I know everybody did a great job so anybody could have won and it wouldn’t have been shocking if anybody else had won. I was happy to see that we won.”Moonshine Gardens from Unity took home the $2500 second place prize, while Mitchell’s Landscaping in Brewer won third place and the $1500 prize.Organizers of the garden show say that after a year without the show this years return is already being called a success.