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Lagrange Street is the only place to be if you enjoy Polish music, dancing and entertainment. The Polish Festival offers a music or dancing style to match your taste, whether it’s traditional or modern Polish styles. And you won’t want to miss the special events such as the pierogi-eating contest and the “Dancing With The Echoes” polka

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dance contest. The best polka bands from across the Midwest entertain throughout the weekend, including such greats as A Touch of Brass, the Polish American Concert Band, Duane Malinowski and many others.

See you in 2015

Amateur Polka Dance Contest
The polka dance contest is held Saturday at 6 pm in the big tent. Fill out an entry form at the Information Booth on Saturday before 5 pm. There are first, second, and third place CASH prizes, so don’t miss out.

Click here for the rules for the Polka Dance Contest.

Pierogi-Eating Contest
Anyone can enter the ever-popular pierogi-eating contest. There is an entry fee of $10 with each contestant receiving a festival T-shirt. There are also first, second, and third place CASH prizes. The pierogi-eating contest is held on Sunday in the big tent at 4:30 pm. Fill out an entry form at the Information Booth any time before 4 pm.

Click here for the rules for the Pierogi-Eating Contest.

Pierogi-Tasting Contest
Officiants and The Toledo Blade's food editor, Mary Bilyeu will be tasting the samplings of our food vendors. It will be a tough decision, and some serious eating will be needed- but someone has to do it. Results and the award will be announced in the big tent on Sunday at 3:30pm.


Cool Off With Classic Cartoons
On Sunday from noon to 5pm, the Ohio Theatre & Event Center will be showing classsic cartoons free to anyone with a Polish Festival wrist band.  You can check out the theatre, get pricing for hosting your next event at the facility and relive old memories from your youth.  Classic Cartoons will include a few you enjoy like Popeye, Little Audrey, Casper, Betty Boop, Felix the Kat, Huckleberry Hound and all your other favorites. 

For more information, e-mail nmorey@unitednorth.org or call (419) 255-8406, Ext. 304.