Sts. Volodymyr and Olha Ukrainian Catholic Church will again host the parish’s 11th annual “Ukrainian Village Fest 2013” on the parish grounds, at 739 N. Oakley Blvd. (the corner of Oakley & Superior) on Saturday and Sunday, September 7-8.
Festival hours are:
Saturday, 1:00 pm until 10:00 pm
Sunday, 1:00 pm until 10:00 pm
Non-stop stage activity outside under the tent, featuring: the “Hromovytsia” dance ensemble,”Hromovytsia II” ““Blyskavytsia” School of Ukrainian Ballet, the “Iskra” dance ensemble and other local dance groups. Guest soloists – Iryna Lonchyna and Volodymyr Okilko.
Shop the many street vendors featuring arts & crafts from all over North America. Sample local ethnic cuisine.
There will be children’s games and rides, and a Grand Lottery 1st prize drawing of $2,500 cash.
Festival entrance fee is $5.00 per adult (13 and older) per day.
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