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Cirque Dreams Holidaze @ Cross Insurance Center Bangor Maine

November 15th, 2014 by vli-management

Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Tickets On Sale Friday, October 10th @ 10 AM

Cirque Dreams Holidaze will be here at Cross Insurance Center December 14th as part of the Broadway’s Best in Bangor Series!

Renowned director Neil Goldberg, creator of the groundbreaking Broadway hit CIRQUE DREAMS JUNGLE FANTASY, re-imagines the holiday season with CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE. An international cast of over 30 multi-talented and brilliantly costumed artists come to life and perform astonishing feats of disbelief. Experience gingerbread men flipping mid air, toy soldiers marching on thin wires, snowmen daringly balancing, icemen powerfully sculpting, penguins spinning, puppets dancing and reindeer soaring high above a landscape of holiday wonderment. An original music score and some seasonal favorites accompany hundreds of spectacular costumes and holiday dreams in a setting of gigantic gifts, colossal candy canes and 30-foot towering soldiers. The perfect way to come in from the cold, forget the holiday stresses and rediscover the magic of the season.

Check out all of the shows in this season’s Broadway’s Best in Bangor Series

UMaine Women’s Basketball v. New Brunswick

Come check out the Black Bears as they take on New Brunswick!

7PM

Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

With the J. Geils Band

Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band with very Special Guest J. Geils Band will visit the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine on Saturday, November 22nd as the second stop on this not to miss tour!

The tour will be Seger’s most extensive since 2006/2007 Face The Promise Tour and will give Seger & his Silver Bullet Band the opportunity to perform once more for fans across the US and Canada including stops in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, Dallas, Houston, Cleveland, Atlanta, Pittsburgh, Buffalo, Toronto, Tampa, Ft. Lauderdale and Phoenix.

Seger’s RIDE OUT album, his first new studio album since his 2006 platinum certified album Face The Promise, will be released in stores October 14th. The album can be pre-ordered now at Amazon.com.

Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band’s live performances have led to record sales in excess of 52 million including 13 platinum and seven multi-platinum RIAA-certified album sales awards. Seger holds the distinction in 2010 for the #1 Caltalog Album of the Decade for his Greatest Hits, which has sold over 9 million copies in the U.S. alone.

For additional information on Bob Seger, please visit: www.bobseger.com

Frankie Valli

And The Four Seasons

Waterfront Concerts present the legendary FRANKIE VALLI & THE FOUR SEASONS in Bangor, ME at the Cross Insurance Center on Saturday, November 1st!
Thanks to the volcanic success of the Tony-winning musical Jersey Boys, which chronicles the life and times of Frankie and his legendary group, such classic songs as “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Walk Like a Man,” “Rag Doll,” and “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” are all the rage all over again.
Oh, what a story. Frankie Valli, who came to fame in 1962 as the lead singer of the Four Seasons, is hotter than ever in the 21st century. Thanks to the volcanic success of the Tony-winning musical Jersey Boys, which chronicles the life and times of Frankie and his legendary group, such classic songs as “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Walk Like a Man,” “Rag Doll,” and “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” are all the rage all over again. With the play in its seventh blockbuster year on Broadway, and five other casts performing Jersey Boys nightly from Las Vegas to London, the real Frankie Valli is also packing venues around the world. To mark the 50th anniversary of the Seasons’ first hit “Sherry,” Frankie is touring England, Australia and New Zealand in 2012, in addition to keeping up his busy schedule in the U.S.
The current excitement prompted Frankie to salute the decade that made him a star with his first new studio album in 15 years. In Romancing The ’60s, he put his own stamp on some of his favorite ’60s songs, the ones he always wanted to record but somehow got away. Produced by Bob Gaudio, an original member of the Four Seasons and Frankie’s long-time partner, the set includes unforgettable new versions of such gems as “Spanish Harlem,” “Call Me” and “Take Good Care of My Baby.” And the album features a guest appearance by four young stars of Jersey Boys, providing background vocals for—what else?—“On Broadway.” Launched amid Jersey Boy-mania, Romancing The ’60s has become the latest classic in Frankie Valli’s half-century of recording.

Tickets range from $43.75 to $73.75
Showtime is at 7:30pm, doors at 6pm

Join us for a Silver Star Pre-Show Dinner*
Saturday, November 1st from 5-7 PM
Dinner Tickets are $40 a person and can be purchased by clicking here!
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26th Bangor Arts & Crafts Show

United Maine Craftsmen is a non-profit membership organization founded in 1969 to promote Maine artists by providing opportunities for marketing, education and collaboration.

Enjoy the Maine leaf color changes and stop by to enjoy all the wonderful handcrafted items that United Maine Craftsmen members have to offer! There will also be free gift giveaways!

There will be over 80 Maine artisans exhibiting their handcrafted, made in Maine items.

Donate two non-perishable food items at the show for Good Shepherd Food Bank and receive a $1 off admission*

For more info:
June Budrow or David Marshall
207-621-2818
info@unitedmainecraftsmen.com

Maine Harvest Festival – Cross Insurance Center  

Celebrating farm fresh!

Renowned local chefs and over 100 state of Maine growers, bakers, cheese artisans, vintners and brewers with demonstrations, sampling, sales and much more!

Join renowned Maine chefs, authors, and presenters for their lively “local and fresh” cooking demonstrations, samplings, and educational presentations every hour throughout our festival. And if you’re looking for that perfect holiday gift, be sure to ask about their signed books!

You are invited to sample from the best wineries and breweries that Maine has to offer! Proud owners and brew masters are in their Cross Insurance Center vendor booths, and will happily discuss tours and samplings at their locations, pairings, and where to purchase in your locale. Cross Insurance Center wristbands allow four samples for $6 or 8 samples for only $10. A $10 sampling offers two wristbands. Cheers!

Cross Insurance Center Presents:  BILL COSBY

One of America’s most beloved comedians of all time, Bill Cosby has captivated generations of fans with his comedy routines, iconic albums and best selling books such as Fatherhood. His comedy transcends age, gender and cultural barriers.

Bill Cosby is, by any standards, one of the most influential stars in America today. Whether it be through concert appearances or recordings, television or films, commercials or education, Bill Cosby has the ability to touch people’s lives. His humor often centers on the basic cornerstones of our existence, seeking to provide an insight into our roles as parents, children, family members, and men and women. Don’t miss the comedic genius, BILL COSBY, as he returns to Bangor for his premier engagement here at the Cross Insurance Center for what promises to be a Night to Remember!

Ticket Prices range from $25.00 to $59.50. This show features a GA Pit at the Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor, Maine. Hotel packages are available through Ticketmaster.

Due to overwhelming demand, Grammy Award-winning band, Arcade Fire, today announced additional dates for the highly-anticipated REFLEKTOR TOUR in support of its international #1 album Reflektor (Merge). The band will perform a third concert at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on August 24, 2014 following two previously announced shows on August 22 and 23.

The band also announced a new date in Bangor, ME at Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion as part of the Machias Savings Bank Concert Series on August 20, 2014 and a second show in Toronto, ON to be held at Molson Canadian Amphitheatre on August 29, 2014.  Tickets for all new dates will be on sale on December 13.

CROSS CENTER EVENTS 2014

July 21st, 2014 by vli-management

Cross Insurance Center

August 2, 2014

Cross Insurance Center Bangor Maine Presents:  John Fogerty

Grammy Award winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, John Fogerty will be in Bangor to perform at Cross Insurance Center on August 2 during the 2014 Bangor State Fair.

John Fogerty is a singer, songwriter and guitarist who has sold over 100 million records, earning 18 Gold Albums and 10 Platinum Albums. He was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1993, won the Grammy Award for his album Blue Moon Swamp in 1997, and was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2005. He has written and sung many of popular music’s most timeless standards like “Proud Mary,” “Fortunate Son,” “Born On The Bayou” and “Who’ll Stop The Rain” to name just a few. He is also a BMI Icon Award Winner. In addition, Fogerty and his #1 phenomenal recording “Centerfield” were honored during the 2010 National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies–the first time the National Baseball Hall of Fame has immortalized a musician or song as part of the annual ceremonies. He’s also called the “Father of the Flannel Shirt.”

Multi-platinum and Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Sarah McLachlan announced concert dates for the Sarah McLachlan Shine On Tour 2014. The national tour will kick off on June 20th in Seattle, WA and will visit major amphitheaters and venues across the country including the ACM Nominated, Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor, ME on Friday, July 18 as part of the Machias Savings Bank Concert Series. The tour coincides with McLachlan’s forthcoming new album SHINE ON out May 6th on Verve Records.  Tickets go on sale on Friday, March 7th and can be purchased at www.waterfrontconcerts.com and all Ticketmaster Outlets.
McLachlan has also revealed album artwork for SHINE ON, her first full-length recording of new material in four years.  The new album was recorded in Montreal and Vancouver with Sarah’s longtime collaborator/producer Pierre Marchand as well as Bob Rock and Vincent Jones.
Sarah McLachlan is one of the most celebrated singer songwriters in entertainment with over 40 million albums sold worldwide. She is an eight-time Juno Award winner (Canada) and a three-time Grammy Award winner. McLachlan’s landmark fifth album, the 10x-platinum SURFACING, contained two Grammy Award-winning tracks: “Building a Mystery” and “Last Dance.”  In addition to her personal artistic efforts, she founded the Lilith Fair tour showcasing female musicians which raised over $7 million for local and national charities over its 3 years and in 2002 founded her non-profit organization the Sarah McLachlan School of Music. The school provides free afterschool music education for at-risk and underserved kids who otherwise would have no access to music programming.