Historic Ukrainian Village Fest 2015 in Chicago

Interior of the main dome of St. Joseph the Be...

Interior of the main dome of St. Joseph the Betrothed Ukrainian Byzantine-Catholic Church, Chicago, Illinois. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Ukrainian Village is a Chicago neighborhood located on the near west side of Chicago. Its boundaries are Division Street to the north, Chicago Avenue to the south, Western Avenue to the west, and Damen Avenue to the east.

There are many Ukrainian parishes including the Byzantine-Slavonic style of St. Nicholas Cathedral. Built between November 1913 and January 1915, St. Nicholas is in the heart of the Ukrainian neighborhood south of Wicker Park and along Chicago Avenue.

 

A restaurant in Ukrainian Village, Chicago

A restaurant in Ukrainian Village, Chicago (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral in U...

St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral in Ukrainian Village, Chicago (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Ukrainian festival

September 12 – 13, 2015

Ukrainian Village Fest offers folk dance, music, food (potato pancakes, borsch, pierogies, kabos, blintzes), beer, wine, and a kids’ area at Superior St. & Oakley.

Make plans to attend the historic Ukrainian Village neighborhood festival 2015 with live music, costumed folk dance ensembles, a beer garden offering imported and domestic beer and ethnic arts & crafts.

 

 

Neighborhood:  Ukrainian Village

Address:  Oakley and Superior, Chicago, IL 60612

Cost: $5 Donation

 

St Volodymyr

St Volodymyr (Photo credit: [Duncan])

Admission: $5.00

Website: St. Volodymyr & Olha Ukranian Catholic Church

Held in the historical Ukrainian Village neighborhood the street festival was created with the concept of offering a world-class celebration for the Chicago community.

This unique, European style fest features live music, costumed dance ensembles, restaurants offering traditional and continental cuisine, imported and domestic beer and a special kids area.

For more details visit the STSVO website!

Read more: http://wgntv.com/2013/08/07/ukrainian-village-fest/#ixzz2eEO7HkCM

 

Sts. Volodymyr and Olha Ukrainian Catholic will again host  annual “Ukrainian Village Fest” on
the parish grounds featuring the “Hromovytsia” dance ensemble,
with their “Blyskavytsia” School of Ukrainian Ballet and other local dance
groups. Sample local ethnic cuisine.

Fresco of Saint Vladimir, a Novgorod Cathedral

Fresco of Saint Vladimir, a Novgorod Cathedral (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Kiev - St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthod...

English: Kiev – St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral Nederlands: Kiev – St. Volodymyr Oekraïens orthodoxe Kathedraal (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Here’s a video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkNYl3XM4wA

Inside of the Volodymyr and Olha Church in Ukr...

Inside of the Volodymyr and Olha Church in Ukrainian Village, Chicago (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

WHERE: Ukrainian Village in Chicago at 739 N. Oakley Blvd., at the corner of Oakley & Superior Streets, one block south of
Chicago Avenue.

 

St. Volodymyr's Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral i...

St. Volodymyr’s Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Ukrainian Village, Chicago (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Volodymyr the Great, Ukrainian Cultural Garden

Volodymyr the Great, Ukrainian Cultural Garden (Photo credit: Mark Tebeau (urbanhumanist))

Visit some of the other interesting churches in Ukrainian Village: St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral; St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral; AND Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Cathedral designed by architect Louis Sullivan.

English: St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cath...

English: St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral, Ukrainian Villiage (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, ...
Holy Trinity Russian & Greek Orthodox Church, exterior, Chicago, Illinois (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Ukrainian Village Church

Ukrainian Village Church (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Dr. EveAnn Lovero writes Travel Guides and Apps @ www.vino-con-vista.com

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