Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops
Virtual Camps 2021

Mark your calendars for Virtual Camps 2021! West Coast will be held June 25-27, 2021; and East Coast will run August 13-15, 2021. As last year, each camp will feature three days of immersive classes, live-music performances, and community gatherings. Much more information to come.

Until registration is open for this summer’s weekend events, check out last year’s camp programs here: West Coast 2020 and East Coast 2020.


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Toronto, Ontario

Folk Melanka- Eastern European "Old New Year's" Zabava (Party)

January 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm – January 20, 2019 at 1:00 am

Join us for an unforgettable night of traditional Eastern European feasting, folk dancing, carolling, mummery, and other "old New Year's" customs.
Feast featuring delicious Eastern European holiday dishes, will be followed by the "Zabava" (Ukrainian for "dance party") portion of the night featuring traditional music by Korinya (Ukrainian/Lemko/Carpathian) and Csango Unchained (Hungarian/Moldavian). Door prizes, raffle, and bar. Family friendly!
All proceeds support Folk Camp's summer programs.

Ukrainian Cathedral of the Holy Protection of the Mother of God
30 Leeds St.
Toronto, Ontario M6G 3R8