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Polka Notes (week of April 1)

Hey polka fans, make your plans now for the big “SPRING POLKA JAM” coming up Saturday, April 18th at Pott’s Banquet Hall in Buffalo, NY. Enjoy five (5) hours of polka music/dancing featuring THE BOYS plus THE NEW DIRECTION. Please do not BYOF or BYOB! Dinner & drink specials available. Call Dan 716-826-6575 or Ron 716-675-6588 for more information.

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The Dupont VFW Post # 4909 on Main Street in Dupont, PA has “SUNDAY POLKA DANCES” every week from 2-6 p.m. Some of the finest polka bands such as THE POLSKI SWINGMASTERS – JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS – THE PA VILLAGERS – EDDIE DERWIN POLKA NATURALS – JOHN STEVENS DOUBLE SHOT – GEORGE TARASEK POLKA PARTNERS – STANKY & THE COALMINERS plus many others appear each week for your dancing & listening pleasure. Make your plans to join in on the polka fun! For dance schedule and more information call Dolly Kubasko 570-655-0760 or Bob Lopata at the VFW Club 570- 654-9104. All are welcome!

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“FRAN’S POLKA WEEKEND” will be held on September 25-26-27, 2015 at Honor’s Haven Resort & Spa on Route 209 in Ellenville, NY (Catskills). Enjoy 25 hours of great polka music during the weekend featuring outstanding polka bands including: POLKA FAMILY BAND – DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN – JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS – EDDIE FORMAN ORCH. – O’SUCH RHYTHM & MUSIC BAND. Popular DJ BRUCE Z will be entertaining in the lounge, plus gourmet meals, cocktail parties, night club entertainment, Champagne Breakfast, Polka Mass, plus much – much more. For complete details and information call or write for a free flyer & reservation form. Call 908-722-9025 or write to Fran Fierst, 305 Brooks Blvd. Manville, NJ 08835-1328. Do it today! (see advertisement – click on Fran’s Polka Weekend 2015)

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SUN. APRIL 5
Easter Sunday
POLKA FAMILY BAND – POLKA COUNTRY MUSICIANS (7-1) Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, Depew, NY LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH – SPECIAL DELIVERY BAND (6-12) Millennium Hotel, Cheektowaga, NY TONY BLAZONCZYK NEW PHAZE POLKA BAND (2:30-5:30) Polonia Banquets, Chicago, Illinois
THE VARITONES (3-6) Polish American Pulaski Club, Phoenix, Arizona

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MON. APRIL 6
Dyngus Day .……Easter Monday
JOEY MILARDO MUSICAL CAVALERS (5-9) St. Joseph’s Polish Club, Colchester, CT
POLKA FAMILY BAND – IPA TRIBUTE BAND (6-12:30) Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, Depew, NY
JOHN GORA & GORALE (5 p.m.) IV Stallions Sports Bar, Cheektowaga, NY
JOHN STEVENS DOUBLE SHOT (4 p.m.) Potts Banquet Hall, Buffalo, NY
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH – THE BUFFALO TOUCH (12 noon) Millennium Hotel, Cheektowaga, NY
TONY’S POLKA BAND (3 p.m.) St. Gabriel’s Church, Elma, NY
THE KNEWZ POLKA BAND (6 p.m.) PVT. Leonard Post Hall, Checktowaga, NY
STEPHANIE & HER HONKY POLKA BAND – BUFFALO CONCERTINA ALL STARS (5-11) St. Stanislaus Church, Buffalo, NY
SPECIAL DELIVERY (2-6) PHOCUS POLKA BAND (6 p.m.) Polish Falcons Club, Depew, NY
JIMMY K & ETHNIC JAZZ (5:30 p.m.) Sokolowski’s University Inn, Cleveland, Ohio
THE VARITONES (6 p.m.) Polish American Pulaski Club, Phoenix, Arizona

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SAT. APRIL 11
JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS – JOHN STEVENS DOUBLE SHOT – FRITZ’S POLKA BAND – JUDES POLKA JETS ( 6 p.m.) Downs Casino, Nichols, NY
THE VARIETY TONES ( 7-11 ) Chambers Hill Firehouse Hall, Harrisburg, PA

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SUN. APRIL 12
JOHN STEVENS DOUBLE SHOT (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
POLKA COUNTRY MUSICIANS (2-6) Polish American Club, Ludlow, MA
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (3-7) Polish American Club, Bristol, CT
FLORIDA HONKY POLKA BAND (3-6) Polish American Club, St. Petersburg, FL
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH –ONE MORE TIME (2-8) Swan Valley Banquet Center, Saginaw, Michigan

 

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A friendly reminder to all polka bandleaders, promoters, clubs, organizations, etc. to please send all your ads, news releases, band schedules, write-ups etc. to me as early as possible to insure it will be included in my Polka Notes Column. You can send the information to Stan Skawinski, 6908 Ranch Rd., Sarasota, FL 34243; e-mail: stanspolkanotes@msn.com or call/fax me at (941) 359-8790. or email directly to: Post Eagle (posteagle@aol.com)

NOTICE: Bands are subject to change – Please call the establishments in schedule to verify that the band listed will be performing that day.

THAT’S IT FOR NOW………. HAPPY POLKA DANCING!!!