Trekkers seek bands for battle

Trekkapalooza 2013 call

Dec 04, 2012
Midcoast bands battle for supremacy in the annual Trekkapalooza.

Rockland — Trekkers will celebrating its ninth annual Trekkapalooza battle of the bands Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. Showcasing local talent, Trekkapalooza will feature sets from several local bands. Each band will compete to win a cash prize and the coveted title of Bus Band 2013.

Trekkapalooza will start at 7 p.m.; doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance and will be $15 the day of the event. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Trekkers office at 594-5095. Seating is limited and previous Trekkapalooza events have sold out. All proceeds from the show will benefit Trekkers, a youth mentoring organization that serves seventh through 12th grade students growing up in the RSU 13 communities. Trekkapalooza is a chemical free event for all ages.

Trekkers is a non-profit, outdoor-based mentoring program that connects young people with caring adults through expeditionary learning, community service and adventure-based education. For more information, visit or contact the Trekkers office by calling 594-5095.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115 or

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