Balkan Music &
Dance Workshops

Every summer the EEFC presents two week-long summer camps, which we’ve revved up again after the long pandemic drought. The 2023 camps are over, but you can read all about them as you plan for next year! Mark your calendars for 2024.

June 15-22, 2024
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August 10-17, 2024
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Kids at Camp!

Our in-person workshops are a great experience for families. Get the scoop to ensure everyone has a blast!


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The EEFC is proud to partner with sister organizations, including the Bulgarian Folk Music & Dance Seminar.

Vancouver, British Columbia

Lyrids Folk Dance Festival

April 24, 2020 at 6:00 pm – April 26, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Seventh Annual Lyrids Folk Dance Festival, featuring Tineke & Maurits van Geel teaching Armenian & Roma dances mixed with International top hits. Hosted by the Burnaby International Folk Dancers, at the Peretz Centre, 6184 Ash St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Saturday night band: Osem i Devet with Miamon Miller, including Michael Lawson, David Bilides, Tedy Dimitrova, Dina Trageser and Janie Cowan. Registration is open.

Peretz Centre
6184 Ash St.
Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 3G9