BalkanFest 2022

Mark your calendars — Dates and venues are set for our summer and fall weekend events, featuring classes and great live music dance parties!

East Coast:
August 5, 2022
Village Community School Sky Yard
West Village, Manhattan, NY

August 6, 2022
Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
Astoria, NY

West Coast:
September 9-10, 2022
Presidio Theatre Plaza
San Francisco, CA

Many more details to come. Stay tuned!


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Manhattan, New York

Old-style Bulgarian & Macedonian music at Balkan Cafe Wednesdays

December 12, 2018 at 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm

- Lauren Brody , Michael Ginsburg and Jerry Kisslinger revisit old-style Bulgarian and Macedonian music and songs, featuring trumpet, tupan, accordion and vocals
- Brief instruction/Quick-teach of dances
- Hosted by Michael Ginsburg

$15 admission
All are welcome, Info: 646-831-8720
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Balkan Cafe Wednesdays is a live music venue where you can dance, learn Balkan dances, have fun and get some good exercise all at the same time.

Doors open at 7pm
Ground floor (long fish tank in the window :-), Near 10th Ave
Ample on-street parking/Subway: Columbus Circle

Funky Joe's
455 W. 56th St., Ground Floor
Manhattan, New York
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