SPIFFS 42nd Folk Fair: October 27 – October 30, 2016

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Russian Heritage will participate in the annual SPIFFS Folk Fair at Vinoy Park in downtown St. Petersburg with a “Russian village” presenting Russian culture, foods, and entertainment.  On Thursday and Friday students from local schools will attend the event and on Saturday and Sunday the park will be open to the general public.

The cultural displays will include information about famous Russians and Russian cultural traditions, including art work and souvenirs for sale by Vladimir’s Collection.  A Russian dessert will be available for purchase.  Russian Entertainment will be provided by Andrei Cheine and the Russian Chorus at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday and by Suzanne  Pomerantzev’s St. Petersburg Folk Ensemble on Sunday, at 2:40 p.m.   The Parade of Nations will take place on Saturday, October 29 at 2:00 p.m.  We invite you to support our Russian entertainers and if possible march with the Russians in the parade on Saturday.

For more information go to the SPIFFS website at www.spiffs.org or call Mary or Gene Stenov at 727-867-6013.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Saturday, November 5.  Book Discussion of Yevgeny Onegin by Alexander Pushkin at Envoy Point Clubhouse (7150 Sunset Way in St. Pete Beach at 3:30 p.m.

Friday, November 18. Elona Krasavtseva in concert

     Souvenier: Folk Music From Russia and Beyond
     Friday, November 18 at 7 PM in EST
     The Studio@620 in Saint Petersburg, Florida
Saturday, January 21, 2017. RUSSIAN WINTER BALL at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club.
MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW.
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