Panorama Raclawicka

Panorama Raclawicka

Panorama Raclawicka In the Mezzanine – Go up the staircase in the Lobby.  The display is available during all Festival hours Friday through Monday. Description in English below. W czasie tegorocznego Festiwalu „Taste of Polonia” wznowiona zostanie w sali „Annex” Centrum Kopernikowskiego ekspozycja 14-metrowej długości […]

SAY CHEESE – FREE PHOTO

SAY CHEESE – FREE PHOTO

This year we added something new to our Taste of Polonia Festival.  More fun and more memories for our attendees – professional photographs.  SAY CHEESE – FREE PHOTO Available all weekend long (Sept 2nd – Sept 5th) You could have your picture taken with the […]

Clodie

Clodie

Clodie ~~ Clödie Genre:  Rock, 80s   ~   Saturday & Sunday Hometown:  Krakow, Poland Clödie wywodzi się z Krakowa. Zespół gra przede wszystkim muzykę rockową. Doświadczenie muzyczne tworzących go muzyków, ich szerokie horyzonty, różnorodne zainteresowania i ciągłe poszukiwanie nowych rozwiązań powodują, że grupy nie da się […]

Karate Demonstrations

Karate Demonstrations

Karate Demonstrations by Gen-Ki Saturday, Sunday, and Monday During the demonstration the public will see students at different levels and ages from 3 years and older. Students will perform movements using Karate techniques and drills used in Gen-Ki Karate classes.   The demonstration will also […]

Dzika Fitness Workout

Dzika Fitness Workout

Dzika Fitness Workout Saturday & Sunday Only at the Taste of Polonia Festival 2016 can you be a part of history & join Dzika in her best group workout ever! TOTALLY FREE 45 MINUTE  FUN WORKOUT YOU WON’T REGRET. 2 Workout Days →  Saturday & […]

Music of Polish Kings

Music of Polish Kings

Music of Polish Kings ~ Muzyka królów polskich The Academy of Music of the Paderewski Symphony Orchestra will present a multifaceted program including, music, song, dance, and stunning imagery.  Discover the little known episodes of European history. Over 1000 years of turbulent history of a country which survive thanks […]

One Foot in the Groove

One Foot in the Groove

One Foot in the Groove Genre:  Horn driven classic rock       Band Description:   One Foot in the Groove is an eight piece horn driven rock band that has been performing at Chicago Bulls games since February 2000. Celebrating America’s classic rock heritage, […]

Lance Lipinsky & The Lovers

Lance Lipinsky & The Lovers

Lance Lipinsky & The Lovers Band Genre: Original 50s & 60s inspired Roots Rock & Roll, Classic Country, 60’s mod/pop Band Description  Lance Lipinski and The Lovers is the explosive, retrospective stage show biography of the golden age of Rock & Roll. Performing the hits […]

Lisa Rene Band

Lisa Rene Band

Lisa Rene Band Genre:  Variety – Rock, Pop, Country, Retro Consistently performing throughout the area since 2000, The Lisa René Band is one of Chicagoland’s HOTTEST female-led variety bands, providing a high-energy, fun show with something for EVERYONE! From Rock, to Pop, to Retro, to Funk […]

Breakfast Club

Breakfast Club

Breakfast Club GENRE: 80’s and anything else that rocks! The Breakfast Club is a high energy rock / dance ’80s tribute band, whose every song is a hit that brings the house down with spontaneous, exuberant ‘I know this song!’ singalongs.” Moonwalk down memory lane […]

Polka Generations

Polka Generations

Polka Generations Band GENRE:  Polka About Polka Generations Polka Generations began its journey in the winter of 2009. After having many different bands over the years; Bernie Gorak II finally succeeded in putting the right combination of musicians together to form what is now Polka […]

And Beyond

And Beyond

And Beyond Genre:  Classic Rock with an Edge Sunday, World Music Stage And Beyond is a musical experience that goes above and beyond the typical classic rock band. In addition to covering all-time favorites like Styx, REO Speedwagon, Journey, Boston, Whitesnake, Led Zeppelin, Kansas, Queen, […]

ABBA Salute

ABBA Salute

Dancing Queen – ABBA Salute GENRE:  Pop, Dance, Classic Rock ABBA Salute is quite literally the most accurate tribute band on the planet. With painstaking attention to detail, they’ve recreated an ABBA experience that comes to life in a Las Vegas style show. ABBA, 70’s […]

Jary Oz

Jary Oz

Jary Oddział Zamknięty – Jary Oz Genre: Rock DARMOWE spotkanie z zespołem Jary Oddział Zamknięty – Jary OZ w Annexie w niedzielę 9/04 o 4 PM, Później koncert grupy na scenie na zewnątrz. Krzysztof Jaryczewski – muzyk rockowy(gitarzysta, wokalista, kompozytor, autor tekstów) ur w Warszawie […]

Polanie Dance Ensemble

Polanie Dance Ensemble

Polanie Song & Dance Ensemble Polanie Song & Dance Ensemble established in 1991 at Emilia Plater Polish School by Director & Choreographer Marek KUS From 1997 – 2013,  the group was directed by Malgorzata Skrzypkowska. Currently, Arletta Gromek is the Artistic Director and Choreographer of […]

ABC Dance Academy

ABC Dance Academy

ABC Dance Academy has been part of the Taste of Polonia Festival since 2009.  The crowd always enjoys the various dance routines: ballet, Latin, hip-hop, jazz, break-dancing and more.  ABC Dance Academy ABC Dance Academy has been part of Krakus Kid’s Stage at Taste of […]

Whispers Dance Ensembles

Whispers Dance Ensembles

Whispers Center for Artistic Expression is a nonprofit dedicated to educate and inspire students through the arts. We look forward to their dance performance on the Inside Stage. Whispers Dance Ensemble – Szepty     HOT ZORBA, SWING… WALTZ… KRAKOWIAK…. Possibly even The Wawel Dragon……… […]

Wawel Dance Group

Wawel Dance Group

The Wawel folk dancing group joins us at another Taste of Polonia Festival.  Always a joy, these young dancers perform a beautiful repertoire of traditional Polish bridal dances. Wawel Dance Group Performing Sunday & Monday 2016 The Wawel Dance Group repertoire includes:  suite of dances […]

Casino

Casino

The Casino, or “Nick’s Casino,” will again be located inside the air conditioned Center. Nick’s Casino Saturday, Sunday & Monday  from 2 pm to 10 pm South Lobby of the Copernicus Center GAMES: Blackjack Texas hold’em Roulette Money Wheel Outside Money Wheel Available during all Festival Hours […]

You Can Be My Angel

You Can Be My Angel

Once again the “You Can Be My Angel Foundation” will host the Kid’s Stage during events in 2016.  They do such an outstanding job and add so much fun to the festival!  We salute this wonderful organization and their exceptional volunteers. You Can Be My […]