Croatian Cultural Concert and Sarma Dinner
August 30 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm$15
Canton, IL, August 30, 2018: Canton, IL Croatian Lodge 367 is proud to host Croatian Tamburashi Musicians, TS Vranac, for a one night only tambura concert on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at the Canton VFW Post 1984, 1200 S. 5th Avenue, Canton, IL. Tambura is the name for the family of stringed instruments native to Croatia. These talented musicians will stop in Canton, IL as a part of a 6 week North America cultural concert tour taking them from Pennsylvania, into Canada, through the mid-west and ending in Pittsburgh, PA before returning home to Vinkovci, Croatia. TS Vranac will play a mix of traditional Croatian folk songs, popular tambura compilations, and familiar American tunes. Doors will open at 3:00 p.m., food service will run between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m., and the concert will go from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.. Dinner options will be traditional sarma (cabbage rolls), BBQ sandwiches or hot dogs with German potato salad, and a variety of desserts. Admission for the concert is $5, dinners may be purchased for $10 or a combination concert and dinner for $15.
Canton Lodge 367 has been fortunate to host the cultural concert for many years and can guarantee all who attend will enjoy the evening. The Croatian Fraternal Union Home Office sponsors the North American cultural tour every year to promote fraternalism and showcase Croatian music.