The fifth annual Bucksport Arts Festival is now accepting applications from artists and food vendors. The festival will be held on Friday, August 9, and Saturday, August 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Bucksport waterfront. The festival jury will accept up to 40 artists and fine craftspeople. Applications are due by Wednesday, May 1, and selected artists will be notified by May 15. A $25 non-refundable application fee is required. Applications and all the details can be found at