Slavic and Eurasian Studies

POLKAPOCALYPSE! First Annual Polka Festival

Sat, November 23, 2013 | Elisabet Ney Museum

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

POLKAPOCALYPSE! First Annual Polka Festival

Elisabet Ney Museum and Texas Folklife present POLKAPOCALYPSE

A family-friendly polka extravaganza on Nov. 23 from noon–5 p.m. featuring live music from Brian Marshall, Polkasonics, Los Pinkys, Mark Halata and The Flying Balalaika Brothers!

The First Annual Polkapocalypse Pan-Ethnic Polka festival will showcase a Texas cultural tradition in Austin – Polka music—drawing on the diverse ethnic cultures that helped build the current Texas cultural landscape. Tap your feet to Czech, Polish, Slavic, Mexican-American and Ukranian Polka beat!


• Bring a blanket and picnic gear, listen to polka music and dance!

• Food trucks include The Best Wurst and Jim Jim’s Ice.

• Polkapocalypse is produced by The Elisabet Ney Museum and Texas Folklife, and funded in part by the Texas Commission on the Arts.

For more information, check out the Facebook event page or call (512)-458-2255.

Click here for a map to the Elisasbet Ney Museum.

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