Croatian Folklore Group “Kralj Zvonimir”, which has been operating for over 30 years under the sponsorship of the Croatian Franciscan Center in Norval, is the proud host of the 44th Annual Canadian Croatian Folklore Festival from May 18-20, 2018. This annual celebration of Croatian folklore traditions brings together over one thousand participants of Croatian descent […]
Established in 1986 and celebrating its 33rd anniversary in 2018, the Carassauga Festival of Cultures is a 3-day multicultural event showcasing over 70 countries at 31 different Pavilions in 9 locations throughout Mississauga. With a new attendance record of more than 380,000 festival visits recorded in 2017, it is now the second largest cultural festival […]
Blanka Matkovic will be speaking at the Croatian parishes in Hamilton, Mississauga, Norval, and Oakville from March 9 to11, 2018.
Croatian Language, Literature and Culture, within the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies at the University of Waterloo, is pleased to present a guest lecture by historian Blanka Matkovic, PhD Candidate in Politics and International Studies from the University of Warwick, UK.
The Button Akordion Rocks Slovenian Cultural Club holds a bi-annual accordion championship in Ontario, Canada. Their goal is to spark a revival in the accordion as a cool instrument again. They hope to motivate the younger generation to proudly pick up and strap on the accordion like their parents and grandparents did before them, with […]
Vera Causa Opera will be performing an opera composed by Julijana Hajdinjak in June as part of Canadian Opera Fest 2018. The auditions will take place at Emmanuel United Church, 22 Bridgeport Road West, Waterloo on January 13th, 2:00pm-4:00pm. Please prepare 2-3 contrasting selections that best show your musical and expressive skill. Auditions will be in 10 minute slots. If you […]
The Canadian Croatian Folklore Federation (H-KFS) is holding its annual folklore and tambura seminars January 2018 in the Church of Croatian Martyrs (4605 Mississauga Rd., Mississauga, ON). INSTRUCTORS: IVO IVANČAN (ples) i SINIŠA LEOPOLD (tambura) Seminar dates: January 13/14 (Saturdays 9 – 5 and Sundays 9 – 4): Panonska zona January 20/21 (Saturdays 9 – […]
Mayor Bonnie Crombie of Mississauga will be hosting two wonderful events for youth! These events provide youth wit the opportunity to network with one another, put them in front of employers, give them the tools necessary to succeed through various workshops and have them listen and learn from influential speakers on how they reached their […]