Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops

Every summer the EEFC presents two week-long summer camps. Follow the links below to read all about and register for the 2024 workshops!

June 15-22, 2024
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August 10-17, 2024
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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