This summer's Simply Slavic Festival will be another enjoyable day of music, food, beer, and entertainment from noon until midnight! Arrive early to enjoy everything the festival has to offer. Simply Slavic will be held in Downtown Youngstown, Ohio on Federal Plaza East.

The 2018 performance schedule is being finalized and will be released shortly. In the meantime, please see the 2017 performance schedule below to get a sense of the dancing, music, and entertainment that will be on offer throughout the day. 

  Master/Mistress of Ceremonies: Larry Walk & Laurel Tombazzi
11:45 - 12:00
Opening Ceremonies - Blessing and Ribbon Cutting
12:15 - 2:50
Del Sinchak Orchestra
1:00 - 5:00
Tell Your Slavic Story (Memory sharing booth)
2:00 - 4:00
Simply Slavic Baking Contest (in Joe Maxx Coffee on Festival Site)
3:00 - 3:45
Lučina Slovak Folklore Ensemble (Sponsored by ASCA Mahoning Valley)
3:55 - 4:40
Happy Hearts Junior Tamburitzans (Sponsored in part by Sts. Peter & Paul Croatian Worship Site)
4:50 - 5:30
Slavjane Folk Ensemble (Sponsored by Carpatho-Rusyn Society)
5:40 - 6:25 ​Syrena/Gorale Polish Folk Dancers (Sponsored by Polish Youngstown)
6:35 - 7:15
Kyiv Ukrainian Dance Ensemble
7:20 - 7:40
Presentation of Slavic Flags
7:45 - 8:30
Harmonia Folk Ensemble
8:35 - 9:20
Mikey Dee Polka Stars
9:25 - 10:10
Harmonia Folk Ensemble
10:15 - 11:00
Mikey Dee Polka Band
11pm -  close Acoustic Accordion/Concertina/Violin dance music/includes members of Harmonia and others around the Vatra fire

Be sure to catch Noćne Sove Tamburitzans and The Zaps at our Alternate Performance Spaces near the Slavic Heritage Center and inside the Dining Tent!

*All times subject to change and/or adjustment*