Polish American Arts Festival will take place on July 26
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Polish American Arts Festival will take place on July 26

Katie Skoog and Kayleigh Hunter-Gasperini

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Dates have been announced for this year’s Polish American Arts Festival, a weekend full of performances, food, activities and more.

The festival will begin at 5:00 p.m. Friday, July 26 with a march by community organizations and families and will last for three days. The festivities will be held at Cheektowaga Town Park on Harlem Road.

The festival will feature catering outlets, food trucks and beer garden stands, where you can sample dishes from Potts Deli, Redlinski Meats and Babcia’s Pierogi, among others.

Performances by Grammy-nominated Polka artists including “Maestro’s Men,” Buffalo Touch, and New Direction will take to the Kwik Fill PolAm Amphitheater stage. Free family activities will be available throughout the weekend.

Since its inception in 1979, the annual festival has grown to become one of the largest ethnic festivals of its kind in North America, attracting visitors from across the United States and Canada.

For more information or to sign up for the walk and other activities, click here.

Katie Skoog joined the News 4 team in April 2024. She is a graduate of the University at Buffalo. You can see more of her work here.