Chesapeake Polish Festival

St Mary's Community invites everyone to their Annual Festival to celebrate its 100+ years of Polish Heritage!

-Always the last weekend of April!-

St. Mary Parish in Bowers Hill is located at 536 Homestead Road, Chesapeake, VA.

Read this article about the community, published in Western Branch Magazine!

April 26 2019 - 6pm - 10pm: Social and Dance

Beach Music and Oldies - The Ocean Breeze Band!

Food and Beverages for purchase. MENU UPDATE Kielbasa Sandwiches, Pierogies, Hot Dogs, Fruit Plate

April 27 2019 - 10am - 7pm: Polish Festival

10:00am- Polish Polkas and Dixie Jazz by The Dixie 7 Band!

2:00pm - Ojczyzna Polish Dancers!

4:00pm - Classic Rock and Oldies by The Phun Doctors!

**Keep Scrolling Down to see ALL our Events and MENU for Saturday!**

April 28 2019- 12pm-4pm: Polish Festival with Fun Run & Charity Walk for Knights of Columbus

*Our regular Sunday Mass will be held at 9:00am - All are welcome to join!*

12:00pm Hot Kielbasa Sandwich and Pierogies for lunch, peruse our sale items, register to run or walk!

1:00pm Fun Run & Charity Walk Begins! [Link to Register to Run will be posted soon!] Come cheer on a participant and support our Knights of Columbus!


Cabbage Roll




Potato Pancakes

O'Connor Brewery

Polish Beer

ALSO Frozen Food available to take home!

St Mary's Catholic Parish was founded and built by Polish immigrants in 1915. The original structure stands and the community's pride in their heritage continues to this day.

Contact for general questions.


Polish Music Live

Polish Goods Store

Silent Auction

Church Tours

Bake Sale

Flower and Plant Sale

Children Games

Vendor Market

$1000 Cash Raffle!

Saturday's Vendors Include: Please email to learn more about being a vendor for our 2019 Festival.

$$$-Our Cash Prize Raffle Tickets for $1000, $500, and $250 will be sold for $20! Please contact Bruce at (757) 642-5081 or Arlene (757) 685-6319 to purchase your 1-in-300 chance to win!