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Cultural Connections in the Park: The Burnurwurbskek Singers

  • Abbe Museum 26 Mount Desert Street Bar Harbor United States (map)
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Rain Location: Abbe Museum Downtown — 26 Mt. Desert St., Bar Harbor

Kick-off the 2019 Cultural Connections in the Park program series with the Burnurwurbskek Singers, a men’s drum group from the Penobscot Nation at Indian Island, Maine. This group has been performing traditional Wabanaki songs for audiences across Maine and other states for many years. This performance on top of Wapuwoc, or the “white mountain of the first light,” is a cultural demonstration that will captivate audience members of all ages.

Location: Cadillac Mountain Summit, Acadia National Park

All Cultural Connections in the Park programs are sponsored by Dawnland, LLC, are offered in partnership with Acadia National Park, and are free and open to the public.

The Cultural Connections in the Park series occurs every Wednesday from late June through September.

Earlier Event: June 21
Sea Creatures of the Wabanaki Coast
Later Event: July 1
People of the First Light Tour