A dazzling festival of Ukrainian folk music, dance, foods, arts and crafts. Excite your senses with an array of wonderful colors sounds and flavors. Experience the vibrant, enduring culture of a people that fights for freedom!
The 28th Annual Ukrainian Folk Festival will be held at the Ukrainian American Sport Center– Tryzub (www.tryzub.org), County Line and Lower State Roads, Horsham, PA, Sunday, August 25.
Exciting, spectacular, dazzling, breathtaking, exhilarating, spirited, soulful, enchanting, captivating, and intriguing – modest words which describe but by no means capture the essence of Ukrainian folk art, music, and dance.
From the rich color and deep symbolism of the delicate “pysanka” (Ukrainian Easter Egg) to the thunderous power, rhythm and strength of “HOPAK” – the world’s most exciting ethnic dance, experience The 28th Annual Ukrainian Folk Festival, celebrating the 28th anniversary of our ancestral homeland’s independence.
Enjoy an outdoor summer stage concert and show (1:30 to 4:30 PM), a public social dance (4:30 – 8:00 PM), homemade Ukrainian foods and baked goods, BBQ pit, standard picnic fare, kid’s fun area, vendors grove, Ukrainian arts and crafts displays and bazaar, cool refreshments, Live Reenactments from Ukrainian history and Ukrainian hospitality.
“CELEBRATE LIBERTY AND UNITY”
A Resplendent Outdoor Summer Concert (1:30 to 4:30 pm)
Marking Ukraine’s Independence, the Unity of her People, Their Struggle for Freedom, Prosperity & Dignity
The artists (dance troupes, musicians, singers and ensembles that have performed in previous years) have created a dynamic and integrated collaborative program that will excite the senses.
Featured Performers: bios and links to their websites, videos and social media at: http://www.tryzub.org/ukrainian-festival-2019-artist-bios.php
KORINYA: Ukrainian Folk Band
VOLOSHKY Ukrainian Dance Ensemble
ISKRA Ukrainian Dance Ensemble
VOX ETHNIKA Orchestra
Violinist INNESA Tymochko Dekajlo
ARIANA LEM JOY Trio
Banner of Jasna Gora & Kuban Kozak Society (Historical Re-enactors & Museum – Ukrainian History)
A Ukrainian Public Social Dance (Zabava) to live Ukrainian polka, ballroom, traditional and modern music by the Vox Ethnika Band will follow the stage concert and show.
Admission (Open to General Public): $15; Students – $10; kids under 15 free; Free Parking