Bangor Bridal Show Gets Ready for a New Crowd 

Bangor is the place to be for brides-and-grooms-to-be this weekend.The 22nd annual Bangor bridal show begins Saturday night. It’s being held at Spectacular Event Center on Griffin Road.Future brides can try on dresses, get their hair and makeup done, and talk to wedding planners. Last year, more than 4,000 people went to the two-day show.The owner of the Maine Wedding Association expects even more this year. Joan Montgomery said “We welcome any couple to come in. We do have a new law in maine and we see a lot of engaged couples here, but same sex and men and women. We had an exciting time in portland with everyone and you’re all welcome here.”Admission is $10, but it’s buy one, get one free for couples Saturday night.The show runs from 5 pm to 8 pm on Saturday and 11 am to 3 pm on Sunday.For more info go to