Photo courtesy of Texas Folklife

The First Annual Polkapocalypse Pan-Ethnic Polka Festival will showcase a Texas cultural tradition in Austin — Polka music. Drawing on the diverse ethnic cultures that helped build the current Texas cultural landscape. Tap your feet to Czech, Polish, Slavic, Mexican-American and Ukranian Polka beats. Bring a blanket and picnic gear to listen to music from Brian Marshall, Polkasonics, Los Pinkys, Mark Halata, and The Flying Balalaika Brothers.



Elisabet Ney Museum
304 E. 44th St.
Austin, TX 78751


Admission is free
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