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Preparations for WNY's largest Polish festival begin

Polish Fest Construction
Posted at 7:52 AM, Jul 27, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-27 07:52:27-04

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WKBW) — Preparations started Wednesday for the annual Polish American Arts Festival in Western New York.

Construction for an on-site gateway entrance, tents, stage, and booths have begun.

Big Polish acts like 18-time Grammy winner Jimmy Sturr & his Orchestra and Special Delivery are scheduled to perform at the festival.

The festival will also feature an expanded food court, vendor marketplace, beer garden, and a traditional Polish folk mass.

The celebration will kick off this Friday, July 29 at 5 p.m at Cheektowaga Town Park.

The festival will last all weekend and is free to the public.