When:
May 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – May 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
2018-05-18T17:00:00-05:00
2018-05-20T15:00:00-05:00
Where:
Czech Village
59 16th Ave SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Czech Village Association
319-693-2043

Visit Czech Village on May 18-20 for the Czech Village Association’s annual Houby Days festival!

Highlights:

Friday, May 18, 5-7pm

Taste of Czech at National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library

Saturday, May 19

Egg & Mushroom Breakfast @ 88 16th Ave SW, 8-11am
Parade Presented by Czech Heritage Foundation, 10-11am
St. Paul South Bagpipe Ensemble
12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Kosek Bandstand in Czech Village
New to Houby Days for 2018, the St. Paul South Bohemian Bagpipe Ensemble is a dudy band comprised of four members playing and singing traditional instruments and songs. Watch them perform and learn about their traditional instruments and their place in Czech culture.
Sponsored by the George J. (Max) Naxera Estate
St. Paul Czech and Slovak Folk Dancers
11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m., and 2:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
Location: Kosek Bandstand in Czech VillageDelight in the St. Paul Czech and Slovak Folk Dancers performance displaying Czech, Moravian, and Slovak culture through dance, music, and costume.
May Pole Dance
2:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Location: Kosek Bandstand in Czech Village
Everyone is welcome to participate in dancing around the May Pole!
Sunday, May 20
Egg & Mushroom Breakfast @ 88 16th Ave SW, 8-11am
Eulenspiegel Puppets presents Uncle Rabbit’s Adventures
2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Location: Kosek Bandstand in Czech VillageUncle Rabbit’s Adventures tells the bilingual story of a wealthy land-owning goat who doesnʼt want to share with his neighbors. Watch Tio Conejo and his wife, Rosita, tend to their chores, plant, harvest, and trick Señor Cabra (Mr. Goat) into sharing his agricultural wealth.