Polish Festival @Federation Square
Bringing a Taste of Poland to Melbourne
Sunday, 21 November 2010
Ever wished you could just stick a pin in the map, tap your shoes and transport yourself tosomewhere exciting and faraway? To spend a day of your weekend overseas, but be back in thecomfort of your own home Sunday night? Well, forget plane tickets and hanging around airportsfor hours – with just a short drive or train trip, you can experience all the captivating colour,sounds and aromas of a Polish market square right in the centre of Melbourne!As it has done with astounding success for six years now, the
Polish Festival @ Federation Square
recreates Melbourne's most iconic space into an experience straight out of Krakow's Old Town.Packed with all the things people travel the globe for, there'll be lively music and dancing,delicious food and beverages as well as a plethora of unique merchandise – from T-shirts toChristmas decorations, books to jewellery, and of course travel services, should you love ourrecreation so much you decide to check out the original!Down by the Yarra there'll also be our all-day Kid's Stop, where the little 'uns can get creative attheir own private party, and for grown-ups, our ever-popular beer garden, offering a chance torelax in the shade and sample some of Poland's world-class ale. Up on the square's main stage,Poland's various distinct regions will be represented in a packed 7-hour program, that takes youright around the country in a whirlwind spectacle of song and dance.All Melburnians are warmly invited to take advantage of our once-a-year travel offer on Sunday21 November, and experience the festive and fun-loving heart of Poland in the sun-drenchedsurrounds of Melbourne. Unlike the travel agents, this trip is absolutely free, no insurance neededand is definitely not to be missed! For more details visitwww.polishfestival.com.au.