Carpatho-Rusyn Society's 11th Annual Vatra

Carpatho-Rusyn Society's 11th Annual Vatra
Shrine of Mariapoch - Burton OH
June 3, 2017

Over 200 people attended the Rusyn Vatra festival in Burton, Ohio on June 3, 2017 under sunny skies to enjoy Rusyn culture, food and camaraderie. Visitors came from as far away as Dallas, Texas, Alaska and South Carolina.

The Lucina Folk Ensemble, Living Traditions Folk Ensemble, Slavjane and the Zumbercani Tamburitzans gave spirited performances.

Music at the 2017 Rusyn Vatra

Music at the 2017 Rusyn Vatra

Dancing at the 2017 Rusyn Vatra

Dancing at the 2017 Rusyn Vatra

Dancing at the 2017 Rusyn Vatra

The kitchen was busy serving ethnic foods.

Food at Rusyn vatra

A worship service Liturgy in Old Slavonic was held in the outdoor chapel.

The evening was concluded by singing around the bonfire.

Bonfire at Rusyn Vatra outside of Cleveland

Thanks to Marcia Benko, Carpatho-Rusyn Society Cleveland Chapter, for this report.


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