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Croatian Cultural Center of Greater Los Angeles
corner of 7th Street and Pacific 510 W. 7th Street San Pedro, CA 90731
310-832-6774
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3.9 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from denisenolan
20 events 11 reviews

The music, dancing and food were all outstanding!

reviewed Jun 12 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Michael Eastman
8 events 3 reviews

Great food, folks, and fun! Looking forward to next year's edition. Need a larger venue. The Croatian Cultural Center was overflowing with people yesterday.

reviewed Jun 12 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Marmiko Carter De Ceita
7 events 2 reviews

The venue was small and overcrowded.

The music and dancing was very enjoyable.

reviewed Jun 12 2011 report as inappropriate
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Description

Mishi’s Strudel Bakery & Cafe, sponsored by and in conjunction with The Croatian Cultural Center of Greater Los Angeles, presents The Flavors of Hungary Festival. Featuring the renowned Kárpátok folk dance ensemble performing the traditional “Bottle Dance”, a special performance by Búzavírág Hungarian Children Ensemble, the Hungarian Scouts Chorus, and a special Csárdás dance lesson! Ongoing wine tastings, traditional foods, desserts, arts and crafts available for purchase

*Vendors: 

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Mishi’s Strudel Bakery & Cafe: Serving Hungarian Gulyas soup with bread, crepes, savory and sweet strudels pastries, pogacsa and others

Valley Hungarian Sausage and Meat Co.: Serving stuffed cabbage, Hungarian kolbasz, Cserkesz kolbasz, head cheese,etc

Winery: Wine tasting and pouring Hungarian and Croatian wines

Nautical Shop and Maritime Museum: Silent Auction

Cabaret Jewels: Handmade artisan jewelry

Maral Designs: Jewelry, apparel and accessories from all over the world

Our Creations: Handmade crafts, art and decorations

Mirza Todorovich: Croatian Artist—paintings

Fibenare handmade classical, rock, blues and jazz guitars from the Benedek family in Hungary*

Schedule:

*2:00pm-3:00pm: Ongoing background and dance music, wine tasting, shopping, eating (food, drink and crafts available for purchase)

3:00pm: Opening welcome announcements

3:30pm: Young Hungarian Scouts singing original folk songs

3:45pm: Buzavirag Hungarian Children Ensemble – Folk Dance Group performance in costume

4:00pm: Karpatok Hungarian Professional Folk Dance Ensemble performing their famous “Bottle Dance” and others (about 30 minutes)

4:30pm: Csardas dance lesson from the Karpatok (roughly one hour)

5:30pm-9:00pm: Dancing, eating, wine tasting, shopping, until closing *

**Schedule is current at time of posting and subject to change

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