Cleveland Kurentovanje

This is a free event

11am: Doors open for Cleveland Kurentovanje at the Slovenian National Home. Come early for kids crafting and facepainting in anticipation of the parade. Food, drinks and shopping will also be available. 

12pm: Parade kicks off traditional Kurentovanje, which will stretch through the neighborhood, departing Sterles Country House, proceeding down E55th to St. Clair Ave, and ultimately ending at the Slovenian National Home. The procession will include Kurents, polka and marching bands, dance groups, and other parading groups. Community and groups are encouraged to register to participate in the parade. All visitors are encouraged to dress in costume of any kind to celebrate in the Mardi Gras tradition.

Until 6pm: Party time! Full programming on three stages at the Slovenian National Home will be sure to entertain you! Enjoy ethnic food and drinks, get your polka on, dance and take photos with the Kurents. Local craftspeople will also be selling homemade edibles and handmade goods.

Click on the information link below for the full entertainment schedule.

Date(s): 
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Location: 
St. Clair-Superior Neighborhood