Chesapeake Polish Festival

Thank You For Making our 2018 Polish Festival a Success! SAVE THE DATE: APRIL 26-28 2019

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St Mary's Community invites everyone to their annual festival to celebrate it's 100+ years of Polish heritage.

Held the last weekend of April in Bowers Hill, 536 Homestead Road, Chesapeake, VA.

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

Friday April 27 2018 - 6PM - 9PM: Social and Dance

with The Phun Doctors! Classic Rock and Oldies

Food and Beverages available for purchase

Friday Menu UPDATE: Kielbasa Sandwiches! and Fruit & Cheese Plate, Beer, Wine and Soda

Saturday April 28 2018 - 9AM - 5PM: Polish Festival

Williamsburg Community Band plays at 10:00am

then The Dixie 7! Onstage at Noon, Polish Polkas and Dixie Jazz

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

[Keep Scrolling Down to see ALL our Activities for Saturday!]

Sunday April 29 2018 - 1:00pm: Fun Run and Charity Walk with Knights of Columbus

Our regular Sunday Mass will be held at 9:00am

Come at 12:00pm to peruse any plants, baked goods, or food items that didn't sell out on Saturday, or to register for the Fun Run/Charity Walk.

At 1:00pm the Fun Run/Charity Walk Begins! Come cheer on a runner!

For More Race Information, To Contact Stanley, or to Register Click HERE!


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: Thirty-One Products, Star Spangled Roasters, Tupperware, Le-Vel Thrive, Henpecked Studios, Twill Handcrafted Gifts, Rockin D Woodwork, LuLa Roe, WAI Back Designs, Young Living Essential Oils and More!