Eastern European Folk Festival

Lecture Series

March 28, 2014

Friday, 8:00 pm-12:00 am Saturday, 9:00 am-1:00 am Sunday, 9:00 am-3:00 pm

Assembly Hall

One of the largest festivals in the U.S. showcasing the folk music, dance, and culture of the Balkans and Eastern Europe, this festival attracts enthusiasts from all over the country. Guided by master dance teachers and inspired by virtuoso musicians you’ll dance, sing, and jam all weekend long! Be enthralled by splendid performances of music and dance at the Saturday evening concert. Enjoy dancing on a sprung, oak floor to exhilarating live music each evening at the dance parties. Sample mouth-watering delicacies prepared by expert Balkan cooks. Finally, don’t miss the Sunday evening post-festival dinner and party.


Dance and music workshops: $8-$12 per workshop

Friday evening party: $10-$20

Saturday evening party: $20-$30 at the door; Free for children 5 yrs and under; half price for children 6-12 yrs. Discounted rates for seniors and students.


Open to the public. Presented by the International House Global Voices Performing Arts Series and Ensemble Balkanske-Igre. For tickets, reservations, and more information, visit balkanskeigre.org.