Quirkiest Cities and the American Folk Festival


Travel+Leisure magazine readers named Portland, Maine as one of, “America’s Quirkiest Cities.” Criteria included: thrift shops, craft beers and, of course, quirky locals.

The Huffington Post named the American Folk Festival in Bangor, Maine in the list of, “America’s 14 Best Small-Town Festivals.” Each year, the 3-day festival draws over 90,000 people to the Bangor Waterfront. In addition, there are musical acts from various regions of the world.