Thanks to everyone who made this festival a great success this year including the volunteers, musicians, sponsors, members of the Golden Festival Organizing Committee, Zlatne Uste Brass Band and the staff and management of Grand Prospect Hall. Check back soon for pictures and videos from the festival and see you next year!
January 16 & 17, 2015
at the Grand Prospect Hall in Brooklyn, NY
Welcome to Golden Festival 2015!
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Shaking up Brooklyn again!
New York’s only music and dance festival of its kind celebrates 30 years of live Balkan, Roma (“Gypsy”) music and beyond. The Festival is hosted by Zlatne Uste Brass Band and features dozens of live bands playing on FOUR (!) stages.
With 60+ bands performing on four stages over two nights, the Golden Festival showcases the amazing diversity and beauty of the music and dance of the Balkan Peninsula.
Check out the schedule here!
Food & Drink
Once again, there will be tasty snacks and drinks for all attendees. Visit out Meze & Beverage page to read more about this year’s offering as well see special neighborhood dining specials and meet our sponsors and vendors.
Be sure to visit our Charshiya, or Balkan Market, on the second floor above the grand ballroom for cds, clothes, jewelery and more.
Saturday 1/17: Advance ticket sales have ended. A limited number of tickets (several hundred) will be available at the door. Doors open at 5:30. We recommend arriving at that time to avoid disappointment. Dress warmly as the line will form outside.
Saturday, Jan 17, 2015
6 pm - 2 amTickets $55, student $45 Children 12 and under free
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