Folk Festival Volunteers 

The American Folk Festival is now three months away.Organizers say they are now looking for volunteers to help run the three day event.This year’s festival on the Bangor waterfront is August 27th, 28th and 29th.Festival organizers say volunteers are key to the success of the festival and they need a lot of them 900 to be exact.There are more than 20 different jobs to choose from, and the average shift for a volunteer is three and a half hours.Anyone who volunteers for the festival receives a free t-shirt, an invitation to a private party held Saturday night for them as well as staff and performers.For more information on becoming a volunteer, contact Debbi at 992-2630 or visit the festival’s website at