Bronx River Parkway
Valhalla, NY 10595
Description: Enjoy ethnic food, dance, music, and entertainment.
There will be live Polka music and costumed dancers in traditional dress performing folk dances. The children of the Polska Sobotnia Szkola group, the children's Polish heritage group from the Church of Saint Casimir in Yonkers, will recite famous Polish poetry and sing traditional children's folk songs. The event will also include an opportunity for visitors to meet this year's Pulaski Day Parade marshal and the reigning Miss Polonia. Festival-goers can view a Polish-American cultural exhibit presented by the Westchester Pulaski Association that will illustrate Poland's colorful past with maps, history, and narratives. A variety of vendors who offer arts and crafts as well as a number of other items and food vendors, will offer a tantalizing selection of Polish foods such as kielbasa, pierogies, and golumbki.
This event is sponsored by Westchester County Parks, the Westchester Pulaski Association and Friends of Westchester County Parks. The Kensico Dam Plaza is located at the northern end of the Bronx River Parkway in Valhalla. Admission and parking are free. Bring blankets or folding chairs for seating. Interested vendors can email the organizer at [email protected] Go to westchestergov.com/parks or call 914-864-PARK.
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