2023 Festival Registration

Please fill in the fields and follow the steps to register for the Festival.

We kindly ask that participants only register one person at a time. We understand that some families or groups may want to register together, but we ask that you please register each person individually. We look forward to seeing you at the festival and thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

* If you would like to purchase only meals, simply select the “Individual Events” ticket type, then click the “Proceed to Meals” button to select meals.

All meals must be ordered in addition to Passport or individual event tickets. (Meals must be ordered before 3/1.)

2023 Registration Form
1Your Info

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This is the name that will appear on your badge (if different than your registration name).

For problems registering online, please contact Greg Solloway at sollowayg@gmail.com


Saturday Lunch: $21

  • Mini croissants with assorted chicken and turkey fillings
  • Fresh fruit relish
  • Potato salad and green salad
  • Small sweet bites
  • Iced Tea

Saturday Dinner: $30

  • Dinner Salad
  • Salmon and Chicken
  • Fresh steamed vegetables (Asparagus, Green Beans or Brussels sprouts)
  • Rolls and Butter
  • Ice cream pecan cake

Sunday Lunch: $25

  • Lasagna or, for vegetarians, eggplant parmesan
  • Steamed zucchini
  • Salad
  • Garlic bread
  • Fresh Fruit


  • Iced Tea


Laguna Folk Dance Festival, March 3-5, 2023

Time Activity
7:15 PM Doors open for registration.
7:15 – 7:55 PM Dancing to live music by Tzidia.
7:55 PM Lee welcomes all to LFDF 2023 and introduces Asya Gorska.
8 – 8:30 PM Asya teaches Ukrainian dances.
8:30 PM Snacks.
8:40 – 9:40 PM Dancing to live music by Tzidia.
9:45 PM Lee introduces Sonia and Cristian.
9:50 – 10:20 PM Sonia and Cristian teach Romanian dances (ALL NEW DANCES NEVER TAUGHT ELSEWHERE!)
10:30 – 11:30 PM Dancing to live music by Zimzala

Must be out of gate at 12 midnight.

Time Activity
9 AM Doors open.
9:15 – 9:30 AM Warmups.
9:30 – 10:40 AM Sonia and Cristian teach.
10:50 – 12 PM Asya teaches and Bill Cope leads instrumental music jam in side room.
12 Noon Lunch.
12:30 – 1:00 PM “Balkan favorites” sing-along led by Bill Cope.
1:00 – 1:10 PM Group Photo.
1:10 – 2:30 PM Asya teaches.
2:40 – 4:00 PM Sonia and Cristian teach.
4:10 – 4:30 PM Asya REVIEW.
4:40 – 5:00 PM Sonia and Cristian REVIEW.
Time Activity
5:15 – 6 PM Happy Hour, Dancing in main hall, Balkan instrumental music jam in one side room, Ukulele playing with Melanie Lawson in second side room.
6 – 7:00 PM Dinner.
7 – 7:30 PM “Balkan Favorites” sing-along led by Bill Cope
7:30 PM 1st set: Sans Frontieres
8:20 PM Teacher dances – 2 each
8:40 PM 2nd set: Sans Frontieres
9:20 PM Silent Kolo.
9:30 PM Ice Cream social (plus recorded music).
9:40 PM Teacher dances – 2 each.
10:00 PM 3rd set: Veselba
10:50 PM Mom Bar (Candle Dance) led and sung by Lee.
11-11:30 Live music: Veselba.

Must be out of gate at 12 midnight.

Time Activity
9:30 AM Doors open.
9:45 – 10 AM Warmups.
10 – 10:50 AM Sonia and Cristian review session.
11 – 11:50 AM Asya review session.
12:00 Noon Lunch.
12:30 – 1:00 PM Pop Sing-Along with Bill Cope.
1 – 2 PM Concert:
Dance performances by 3 ethnic dance groups and also by our teachers, music performances by Bill Cope (Balkan music) and Melanie Lawson (Ukulele group) and presentation of Lifetime Achievement Award.
2:15 – 3:45 PM Dancing to live music by Interfolk.
3:45 – 4:30 PM Dancing to recorded music.