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                                                                                     Polka Dance Listings (Mostly Polish) 2018 Polka Schedule

                                                                                      Wisconsin & Adjoining States         (Last Updated 6/27/18)

                                                                                            * Denotes events added since last polka calendar


July 1 Sun Aft Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen Altrusa Club Polka Fest, Rom’s Nitengale, Black Creek WI

July 1 Sun 12-8pm Cynor Classics alt/w Polka Pak at Jump River Polka Fest, Jump River WI

July 1 Sun St Mary of Mt Carmel-Fancher Church Picnic 3395 Cty Trk K, Amherst WI  715-824-3455

10am Polka Mass, 11:30-1pm Ray Konkol, 1-7pm Chad Przybylski and Polka Rhythms alt/w Steve Burclaw’s New Polish Sounds


July 1-3 Sun-Tues Altrusa Polkafest at Romy’s, Black Creek WI

Goodtime Dutchmen, Adam Sandhurst, Jerry Schneider, Gary, Neal Zunker’s Music Connection


July 4-8, 2018 Wed-Sun Polka Fireworks at Seven Springs Resort, Champion PA

Lenny Gomulka & Chicago Push, Box On, Polka Family, John Gora & Gorale, The Boys, Eddie Forman & EFO, The Ampol-Aires,

The Beat, Ray Jay & The Carousels, The DynaBrass, Tony Blazonczyk’s New Phaze, Polka Method, Henny & The Versa J’s

July 8 Sun 12-7pm Cynor Classics alt/w Rich Raclawski, St Bron’s Parish Picnic, 3200 Plover Rd, Plover WI

*July 14-15 Sat-Sun St Mary’s Torun Picnic, 589 Dewey Dr, Stevens Point Wi

Sat 5:30-9pm Smokey Express – Sun 12-3:30pm Norm Dombrowski’s Happy Notes 3:30-7pm Maroszek Brothers


*July 14-15 Sat-Sun Polish National Church, Mosinee WI at the Mosinee Rec Center, 701 11th St, Mosinee WI

*Sat 4-10pm Bobby Danczyk Band and PM Mix Polish Memories

*Sunday 10:00 am Polka Mass with Pat Zoromski   12-6pm Cynor Classics alt/w Pat Zoromski & Boys from Polonia

July 15 Sun 1-5pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at Ag Fair, Lodi WI

*July 18 Wed 7-10pm LIVEwire at Cocktales, Pre Polka Days Party, Pulaski WI

July 18 Wed 6:30-8:30pm The Natural Talent (TNT) at Seymour Music in the Park, Seymour WI

July 18 Wed 7:30-9pm FreezeDried at Bolingbrook Summer Concerts on the Hill, 375 W Briarcliff, Bolingbrook IL

July 19-22, 2018 - 40th Annual Pulaski Polka Days, Pulaski WI

New Generation, Chad Przybylski and Polka Rhythms, Maroszek Brothers, Aaron Socha & LIVEwire, Concertina Rich, Polka Dynamics, The DynaBrass, Michael Costa and the Beat, Doctor Kielbasa, Polish Connection, The Natural Talent (TNT), Polka Country Musicians, Stephanie-America’s Polka Sweetheart, Carol & The Keynotes, Box On, DynaVersaSticksToneAires, Steve Meisner,

Neil Zunker and Music Connection, Jerry Voelker & Jolly Gents, Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen, Polka Family,

Polkatown Sounds, Box On and Polka Family, Nathan’s Old Time Band, Keith Stras & Polka Confetti

July 19-22 Thurs-Sun Portage County Fair of Amherst, Amherst Fairgrounds, Amherst WI

July 22 Sun Holy Spirit Parish SpiritFEST, 838 Fremont St, Stevens Point WI

July 27 Fri 7-11pm Cynor Classics at Heritage Days, Armstrong Creek WI

*July 28-29 Sat-Sun St Florian Parish Picnic, Hwy 29 E, Exit 185, Hatley WI

*Sat 8-Mid Jerry Schmitt Band  Sun 10:30 am Polka Mass  Noon-6pm Maroszek Bros alt/w IPA Tribute Band

July 29 Sun 1-6pm Cynor Classics at Lublin Days, Lublin WI

July 29 Sun 1-5pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at Turner Hall, Monroe WI

Aug 3-4 Fri-Sun Polka Lovers Klub of America Musicfest 2018, Pla-Mor Ballroom, 1904 9th St E, Glencoe MN

Squeezebox with Ted Lange & Molly B, Matt Hodek & Dakota Dutchmen, Leon Olsen Show, Malek’s Fishermen

Aug 5 Sun 2-6pm Cynor Classics at St Adalbert’s Church Picnic,  3305 St Adalbert Rd, Rosholt WI

Aug 5 Sun 11:30-5pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen alt/w Musical Brass at St Paul Catholic Church, Plainfield WI

Aug 9-11 Frankenmuth Summer Music Fest

Polka Family, Ampol Aires, Box On, Stephanie, Polka Country Musicians, Lenny Gomulka & Chicago Push, The Boys, Polish Connection

Aug 11 Sat 7-11 Cynor Classics at St Peter & Paul Church Picnic, Independence WI

Aug 11 Sat 1-5pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at Community Center Pig Roast, Hustisford WI

Aug 11-12 Sat-Sun St Therese Parish Picnic, Rothschild WI

Sat – 4:30pm Polka Mass with Maroszek Bros, and after until 8pm. 8-11:30pm Led West

Sun – 10-5:30pm Rich Raclawski and Keepers of Honky alt/ Red Higgins & Freedom Train

Aug 12 Sun 1-pm Polish Connection alt/w Box On at St Bartholomews Church Picnic, 2493 Cnty Rd M, Stevens Point, WI

Aug 16-18 Frankenmuth Summer Music Fest

Frank Stanger, Steve Meisner, Squeezebox with Mollie B, Hubcaps & Magic Bus

Aug 19 Sun Ampol Aires alt/w Rich Raclawski & Keepers of Honky at Sacred Heart Church Picnic, 7376 Church St, Custer WI 

Aug 19 Sun 1-5pm Craig Ebel & DyVersaCo at St Mary Czestochowa Polka Fest, N14921 Gorman Ave, Thorp WI


Aug 23-26 Thurs-Sun West Bend German Fest Downtown,S 5th Ave & Walnut St,West Bend WI

Chasin Mason, Cheap Shots, Cedar Singers, Carol & Keynotes, Barefoot Becky, Julie Lee, Goodtime Dutchmen,

Pommersche Tanzdeel, The Music Connection, Box On, Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen, River City Blaskapelle, Steve Meisner

Aug 25 Sat 3-7pm Cynor Classics at Rod & Gun Club Fundraiser, Diamond Lake, Lublin WI

Aug 26 Sun  St Mary’s (Custer) Church Picnic Lion’s Park, 4th St & Cty Rd J, Arnott WI

Aug 31-Sept 2 Fri-Sun IPA Festival 50th Anniversary, Millennium Hotel, Buffalo NY

The Boys, Eddie Forman Orchestra, Lenny Gomulka & Chicago Push, IPA Tribute Band, The Knewz,

Dennis Polisky & Maestro’s Men, Polka Country Musicians, The Project, Special Delivery

Aug 31-Sept 3 Fri-Mon Portage County Fair, Rosholt WI

Sept 1 Sat 11-3pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at Lion’s Old Time Farm Fest Fountain City WI – Polka Mass at 5pm

Sept 1-2-3 Sat-Mon Marathon Fun Days, Marathon WI

Sept 2 Sun 1:30-6pm Cynor Classics at Sturgeon Festival, Jim Falls WI

Sept 3 Mon 1-5pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at Concordia Ballroom, LaCrosse WI

Sept 7-9 Fri-Sun Pacelli High School Panacea, 1301 Maria Drive, Stevens Point WI

Sept 9 Sun 12-7pm Cynor Classics alt/w Rich Raclawski at Pacelli Panacea

Sept 8 Sat 1-5pm Rich Raclawski & Keepers of Honky at Harvest Fest at Marieke Gouda, 200 W Liberty Dr, Thorp WI

Sept 8 Sat 4:30-7:30pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at 125th Anniversary of West Salem Firemen Fire Station, West Salem WI

Sept 12-15 Wed-Sat Polkamotion Returns to Rehoboth Beach DE

The Boys, Polka Country Musicians, The Knewz, Jimmy Weber & The Sounds, The Beat, Eddie Forman Orchestra, Nu-Tones, Crab Town Sound

Sept 14 Fri Cynor Classics at Chippewa Falls Octoberfest, Chippewa Falls WI

Sept 15 Sat Noon-5pm LIVEwire at Pigeon River Brewery Oktoberfest, Marion WI

Sept 15 Sat TBA The Natural Talent at Fall Polka Fest, Farmer Gene’s Campground, Marion WI

Sept 16 Sun Dozynki Harvest Fest, Moose Family Center, 1025 2nd St N, Stevens Point WI

Noon-6pm Norm Dombrowski’s Happy Notes alt/w Benji Gaboda’s Polka Pak

Sept 16 Sun 1-5pm Cynor Classics at Marion Campgrounds Polka Fest, Marion WI

Sept 22 Sat 7-11pm Tri City Drive at MPA Dance at Maplewood Moose Lodge, 1946 English St, Maplewood MN

Sept 23 Sun Stephanie America’s Polka Sweetheart 50th Anniversary, Lone Tree Manor, 7730 N Milwaukee Ave, Niles IL

$35/person, dinner at noon,  Entertainment after dinner  1-800-497-9316

*Sept 29 Sat 2-6:30pm LIVEwire at Iron Mountain Oktoberfest, Iron Mountain MI

*Sept 30 Sun 1-5pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at Oktoberfest Grounds, LaCrosse WI

Oct 5 Fri 7-11pm Polka Country Musicians at MPA Dance at Maplewood Moose Lodge, 1946 English St, Maplewood MN

Oct 6 Sat 12 Noon-9pm Aspirus Riverview Foundation Oktoberfest at Bull’s Eye Country Club, 2800 Ridgewood Trail, Wisconsin Rapids WI

Neal Zunker & Music Connection, Polish Connection and Polka Country Musicians

*Oct 6 Sat 7-11pm LIVEwire at Waconia’s Oktoberfest, Carver County Fairgrounds, Waconia MN

*Oct 6-7 Sat-Sun Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at Oktoberfest at Jackson County Fairgrounds, Black River Falls WI

*Oct 7 Sun 1-5pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at Concordia Ballroom, LaCrosse WI

Oct 14 Sun BelAire Oktoberfest Dance, Glendora House, Chicago Ridge IL

Oct 26 Fri 7-11pm The Boys at MPA Halloween Dance at Maplewood Moose Lodge, 1946 English St, Maplewood MN

Oct 27 Sat 7-11pm The Boys at Dale’s Weston Lanes, 5902 Schofield Ave, Weston WI

Oct 28 Sun 2-6pm The Boys for 50th Anniversary of IPA at Polonia Banquets, 4604 S Archer Ave, Chicago IL, Mass at 12pm, Dinner at 1:00

Nov 10 Sat 7-11pm Polish Connection at MPA Fall Dance at Maplewood Moose Lodge, 1946 English St, Maplewood MN

*Nov 11 Sun 1-5pm Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen at Concordia Ballroom, LaCrosse WI

Dec 1 Sat 7-11pm Doctor Kielbasa at MPA Holiday Dance at Maplewood Moose Lodge, 1946 English St, Maplewood MN

Feb 15-16 2019 – Valentine Dance Weekend hosted by Russ & Theresa Napiwocki at The Plaza Hotel & Suites, 201 N 17th Ave, Wausau WI

Fri 6-Mid Lenny Gomulka & Chicago Push alt/w Tri-City Drive

Sat Noon-Mid Aft-The Goodtime Dutchmen alt/w The Bratwurst Boys  Eve-Lenny Gomulka & Chicago Push alt/w DynaVersaStickToneAires


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