Polish Cultural Day 2022 in Tri-City
On May , the th annual B.C. Polish Festival took place, organized by Polonez Tri-City Polish Association.
This event was the biggest Polish festival in BC to date, with thousands in attendance.
Speeches were given by Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Vancouver, Consulate Andrzej Mankowski, President Canadian Polish Congress BC Michael K. Dembek, Honorable Mike Farnsworth, and Mayor Richard Stewart.
The event offered excellent food , music , and art .
There were excellent performances by
Polonez Polish-Canadian Dance Society
White Eagle Polish Band
SlovakSound, and much more!
The BC Polish Event also had an excellent, silent art auction in support of Ukraine with artists such as Dominik Modlinski and Juliana Laskowska.
There was even a Bazaar with many unique vendors such as Barka Canada, Ukrainian BlueYellow Art, and Canpol Deli Polish Food.
The event was a huge hit!
We cannot wait for more events like this in British Columbia.
POLONIA IS BACK!
A major thank you to the incredible organizers, PolonezTri-City, Honorata Kostka, and Antoni Kostka.
Photos taken by Monika Szlachta, Iwona Swiatczak, Jadwiga Dabrowska,Mariola Borkowska