The 5th annual traditional Dożynki or Polish Harvest Festival will be held at Our Lady of Czestochowa Catholic Church in Houston, Texas on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 20, 21 and 22, 2013. The festival starts on Friday evening from 4 pm to 10 pm and continues on Saturday and Sunday with two full days of live Polish music, dancing, folk programs, a dożynki parade with traditional harvest celebration and thanksgiving, national costumes, dożynki wreath, sharing of bread and other entertainment. There will also be activities for the kids, a silent auction and arts, craft and gift booths. Pierogi, bigos, gołąbki and other traditional Polish food will be served along with Texas barbecue and an assortment of delicious deserts. Soft drinks, beer and wine will also be available.
Polska Kapela band with Dr. Jim Mazurkiewicz on the concertina will entertain the crowd on Saturday at 2:15 pm on Saturday and 1:30 pm on Sunday.
For more information, visit the Polish Harvest Festival website or check out the schedule on the Polish Texans Event Calendar.
Below is a slide show of last years Harvest Festival