European  Festival 2019

Our parish invites you to "... experience cultures from across Europe" at the 11th Annual European Festival being held Saturday, September 12, 2020 from 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. at 5390 W. 220th St., Fairview Park, Ohio.

The festival brings together the music, ethnic traditions and delicious cuisine from countries across Europe. Activities appeal to visitors of all ages, faiths and backgrounds.


Visitors to the annual event will enjoy live music and dancing throughout the day by a wide variety of ethnic musicians and dance troupes from Northeast Ohio. “The Shotskis,” a Cleveland-area polka band will headline the day’s entertainment with a polka party beginning at 7:00 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. Other entertainment will take place throughout the day.


Baba’s kitchen and bakery will feature ethnic favorites, including St. Mary Magdalene’s hand-pinched pierogi, stuffed cabbage (holupki), kielbasa & sauerkraut, cabbage & noodles (halushki), chicken paprikash, sauerkraut balls, hot dogs, chips, and cucumber salad. Homemade pastries include nut roll, poppyseed roll, apricot roll, baklava, and other ethnic pastries.


Children’s activities include Mr. Pierogi’s Grand Adventure, a special children’s-sized area filled with activities to keep the little ones busy!  

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Baba's Kitchen Menu

Stuffed Cabbage (Holupki)

Potato Cheese Pierogi

Kielbasa & Sauerkraut

​Cabbage & Noodles (Halushki)

Chicken Paprikash

Cucumber Salad 

Sauerkraut Balls

2019 Entertainment

11 a.m.         Italian Choral Group

11:30 a.m.   Cannon Irish Dancers

Noon            Buna Vestire Romanian    

1 p.m.           S.T.V. Bavaria

2 p.m.           Piast - Polish Artistic Folk
                         Song and Dance 


3 p.m.           Gottscheer Tanz and

                          Spielkreis Austrian


5 p.m.           Gorale Polish Folk


7 p.m.    "The Shotskis”  Polka Party