Ukrainian Festival (09/03/2016)

Labor Day Weekend – September 3 and 4, 2016

Festival Saturday 2

Saturday September 3rd, 2016
Dinner Dance/Cabaret at Tango del Rey, 3567 Rey St. San Diego

Featuring the Yalenka Ukrainian Dancers from Calgary Alberta Canada, banduryst Andriy Kytasty of San Diego and singer Uliana Vorobiy from Kyiv.

Doors open at 6:00 p.m. with a cabaret show at 6:30 p.m.
Buffet supper at 7:45 followed by a Ukrainian style dance/zabava.

Pick up purchased tickets at the door on the night of the dinner dance.

Saturday night Dinner Dance/Cabaret tickets are sold out. Please email to be placed on a waiting list. Join us for Sunday festivities at Balboa Park and at the beach.

Hotels within walking distance from Tango del Rey for overnight accommodations:

Rodeway Inn
4345 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA, 92109
PHONE: 858-273-1121

Holiday Inn Express
4540 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109
PHONE: 858-274-7888

Red Roof Inn
4545 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego CA 92109
PHONE: 858-483-4222

Festival Sunday 2

Sunday September 4th, 2016
Annual Lawn Program at International Cottages’ Stage, Balboa Park, San Diego

2:00 pm free hour-long program open to the public. Ukrainian food on sale starting at 12 noon. Come early for a great meal and to reserve a good spot for the performance. Bring your lawn chair.

Bonfire/Vatra at Crown Point Drive/Lamont St., San Diego, CA 92019

Annual bonfire/vatra takes place right after the Lawn Program on Mission Bay Crown Park at 5 p.m.
Bring your picnic supper and flashlights.
Enjoy baked potatoes and singing as we close out our Festival Weekend bayside on the beach!

For more information:, Tango del Rey, Yalenka Ukrainian Dancers Society

Festival Flyer (PDF)

Community Events

  • Crimea Is Ukraine

    When: Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 5 PM
    Location: House of Ukraine, 667 Pan American Rd W, San Diego, California 92101

    Welcome to House of Ukraine Member Social Event “Crimea Is Ukraine”. We propose you a friendly talk and traditional for Crimea tatar plov (meat with vegetables and rice) and wine. The event is free for members. If you are not a member yet – this is best time to become one 😉

    Запрошуємо членів Української Хатки та всіх, хто бажає до нас приєднатися, на товариську зустріч, присвячену півострову Крим. Пропонуємо поспілкуватись у дружному колі і спробувати традиційний для Криму татарський плов та вино.
    Безкоштовно для членів Української Хатки. Хто ще не приєднався – найкращий час це зробити.

    Facebook Event

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  • Ivana Kupala

  • Julia Blue – Special Film Screening

  • Watercolor Landscape Workshop

  • Ethnic Food Fair
House of Ukraine Cottage Museum
667 Pan American Rd W, San Diego, CA