Cultural Village

2018 Cultural Village Exhibits
Cultural Village will feature folk artists demonstrating traditional Polish crafts, including wycinanki (paper cutting), pisanki (decorated eggs), wianki (floral head wreaths) and more.  The Polish sheepdogs, chickens and rabbits will also return. 

Polish Fest will celebrate the 100th year of Polish Independence with a special exhibit located in the Cultural Village. An exhibit from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Poland, featuring Poland's architecture during 1918-1939 will also be displayed

 

This year marks 20 years of the Chopin Youth Piano Competition at Polish Fest. A special exhibit featuring highlights of the past 20 years of the Chopin piano competition is located in the cultural tent north of the Main Gate.


Polanki’s sales tent featuring handmade Polish pottery (Boleslawiec), Christmas ornaments, recipe books and other folk art are both located in the Cultural Village. This year, Polanki's book sale is also located in the sales tent. 

The Polish Genealogical Society and the Milwaukee County Genealogical Society will again be at Polish Fest in a new location, east of the demonstrator tent.   

The Polish Genealogical Society of Chicago and the Milwaukee County Genealogical Society will again be at Polish Fest.


Polish Forum
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Cooking
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