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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Los Angeles, California

So Cal Folk Fest

May 5, 2019 at 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

So Cal Folk Fest

When: Sunday, May 5, 2019

Time: Noon to 7:00pm

Where: Ukrainian Culture Center, 4315 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90029

Cost: $20 adult admission, $10 for students with current student ID, 12 and under no charge

Live music performances, cultural dance exhibitions and folk dancing; bringing cultures and communities together.

(Food and drink will be available for purchase)

Parking: Free, in lot on north side of the hall

Featuring the music and dance of Bosnia Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia and Ukraine. With dance instructors: John Filcich (Croatian), Paul Petrescu (Greek & Romanian), Cane Carovski (Macedonian), Inna Taskaeva (Bulgarian), Nadine Krstic (Serbian) and Asya Gorska (Ukrainian)

Ukrainian Culture Center
4315 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, California 90029