Sunday, May 11, 2008
Countdown to the Ukrainian Festival
Ah, yes -- one of my favorite neighborhood traditions kicks off this Friday afternoon on 7th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenue. (Been saving up my $1 bills for Chuk-a-Luck all year!) Community spirit at its finest.
Here's a little on the history of Ukrainians in New York. And on the St. George Ukrainian Catholic Church, the centerpiece of the festival.
A little of the entertainment from last year:
Of course, how will this feel this year with all this crapola going on behind us?
Watch out for the cranes.