Polish Hop Polka Instruction Video

Learning the Polish Hop (Version of the Polka) instructional DVD is available by the Jaakkola Dancers using the Jaakkola method for learning. Available in PAL format also.
NOTE!  Polish Hop basic steps are similar to the Finnish Polka,  and has variations not used in Finnish Folk dancer's polka.

Eric Jaakkola, your instructor, has been featured as a guest dancer on the Lawrence Welk Show and has taught thousands of dancers to have more fun by dancing the Polish Hop since 1968.

Eric was inducted to the International Polka Hall of Fame on June 19th, 2010 at the International Polka Festival at the Lost Isle Ballroom, Carlton, MN

Eric & Pat performance dance link. Dancing a Tango, Waltz, and Polish Hop medley all in 3 minutes..

YouTube Video

To order DVD contact: Eric Jaakkola via E-mail  etjaakkola@comcast.net

OR: Mail payment to 

Eric T. Jaakkola
9935-7 Russell Ave. N
Brooklyn Park, MN 55444

Cost of DVD  $29.95  Free Shipping  MN residents add sales tax rate of 6.875%

Note!  Ballroom dance lessons are also available at most levels of dance.  Available for special occasions at your chosen location. 


FinnFestUSA 2014 River Cruise
St. Croix River on Wednesday, Aug 6 departing from Stillwater, MN
at 6:30pm and returning 9:00pm
2 bands and buffet dinner. Finn Hall Band and Gertie & The T.O. Boyz from Tucson, AZ
Cost per person is only #39.95 per person, including taxes & gratuities.
Mail check to: FinnFest USA Events: P.O. Box 490887 Minneapolis, MN 55449
Additional information, call Eric at 612.669.9158 or E-mail etjaakkola@comcast.net
Don't miss the boat, this will be a fun dancing event!