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10th Annual Herdeljezi Roma (Gypsy) festival
Date Saturday May 20
Time 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location Details
Ives Park & Veterans Hall
Sebastopol, CA
Event Type Fundraiser
Organizer/AuthorSani Rifati
Roma (Gypsy) Festival

SATURDAY, MAY 20th noon - midnight

The 10TH ANNUAL CALIFORNIA HERDELJEZI FESTIVAL
Entrance Fee: $15 - $18 (food/drink not included)

This traditional Romani holiday builds community and celebrates the end of the cold indoor season and the renewal of outdoor life.
This event supports the work of Voice of Roma, a Sonoma County based 501(c)(3). educational and charitable nonprofit organization.

LOCATION: IVES PARK & SEBASTOPOL VETERAN’S BUILDING,
DOWNTOWN SEBASTOPOL, CA
COME RAIN or SHINE!
(wheel chair accessible)

LIVE MUSIC AND DANCING ALL DAY LONG
This festival includes a jam-packed program feautiring International and Local Romani Musicians, Art, Dancing, Spoken Words and Traditional Romani Food

-Yuri Yunakov Saxaphonist with other Rom musicians from New York
-Rumen (Sali) Shopov a talented Turkish Rom Musician from Bulgaria. Recently released he's first CD under Voice of Roma label
-Edessa and Anoush Local Balkan bands from SF Bay Area
-Danny “Fender” Lee and Sam Marks American Rom Band from L.A.,
-Brass Menagerie the Balkan Brass band from Sf bay Area
-Folk dancing, belly-dance and Flamenco performances
-Shuvani’s “Dances of the Romani Trail”
-Authentic Romani/Balkan food by former Bistro E restaurant owner Julia Pecak
-Romani documentary film show
-Henna art, unique handcrafts, and so much more…

For more Info: Please call VOR at: (707) 823-7941, check their website: http://www.voiceofroma.com or email: voiceofroma@comcast.net
Added to the calendar on Thursday May 18th, 2006 8:24 PM

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