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Bangor State Fair Gearing up for Opening Day 

The ferris wheel is up, and while it’s not spinning yet, many parts of the Bangor State Fair are already in motion.Bass Park director Mike Dyer is hoping to see about 75-thousand people this year and says there are plenty of new attractions for them.The Aussie Kingdom and the Swampmaster will run daily shows. A human cannonball takes to the grandstand next week.New rides are making their debut, like the Starship Exodus, which is enclosed like an alien spaceship.EJ Dean heads up the midway. He says the arctic blast is making a comeback this year And perennial favorite, the Freakout, is ready for riders.10 dollars gets you through the gate to see all the shows you want and all the rides you can handle…and a chance for some fine fair food.