May 19, 2018, 3:00 PM
The 8th annual Czech, Moravian and Slovak Folklore Festival will feature traditional dance and costumes, crafts and culinary specialties. The bands Karicka and Podkovcka will energize the audience with folk music and song. The festival’s highlights will be the opening ceremony with national anthems, a special fashion show of traditional folk costumes from the various regions of the Czech and Slovak Republics, and a photo exhibition by the famous photographer Karel Plicka. Guests are welcome to enjoy savory food and drink while learning about the culture via multiple vendors. The festival will conclude with a traditional dance party – Majales.
Czech and Slovak Folklore Dancers