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Old 05-13-2019, 09:47 PM
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Can anyone please tell me if there are going to be any Polka bands this year at the outdoor venues? I am aware that there is a Polka club in the Villages, but we cannot join because apparently, you have to live in the Villages proper in order to attend the indoor Polka events. I know that they used to have them at the the Town centers at various times, but I cannot find any info regarding any type of schedules at the Town Squares. Can anyone help me with this? My Dear late Mother LOVED polka music, and we used to take her to all of the local Polka events back in N.J., and there were plenty of them that ANYONE could attend. I just cannot find any Polka venues down here within a hundred miles of Citrus County, and I truly miss the music. Can anyone please help? I would really be grateful! Thanks in advance for any help anyone would offer! Peter
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Old 05-14-2019, 08:58 AM
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Polka bands are not normally scheduled at the town squares.
The only time you will find them is when we celebrate Oktoberfest. Watch the papers for that celebration.
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Old 05-14-2019, 10:09 AM
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Can anyone please tell me if there are going to be any Polka bands this year at the outdoor venues? I am aware that there is a Polka club in the Villages, but we cannot join because apparently, you have to live in the Villages proper in order to attend the indoor Polka events. I know that they used to have them at the the Town centers at various times, but I cannot find any info regarding any type of schedules at the Town Squares. Can anyone help me with this? My Dear late Mother LOVED polka music, and we used to take her to all of the local Polka events back in N.J., and there were plenty of them that ANYONE could attend. I just cannot find any Polka venues down here within a hundred miles of Citrus County, and I truly miss the music. Can anyone please help? I would really be grateful! Thanks in advance for any help anyone would offer! Peter
Here are some from a Google search.

Swinging Bavarians Oktoberfest German Polka Band | Central Florida
Florida Dances
Best Polka Bands in Florida
https://www.polishamericanpulaskiclu...e%202016-1.pdf
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Old 05-14-2019, 12:16 PM
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They used to have a Dyngus Day celebration in one of the squares each year. Not sure if they still do.

Dyngus Day Celebration | Sumter County Tourism


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Old 05-14-2019, 02:23 PM
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Polka get less respect than line dancer’s here the villages
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Old 05-31-2019, 09:35 PM
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I seem to recall that several years ago, they had them at the outdoor venues (town squares) is that no longer the case? Thanks! Peter
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Old 06-02-2019, 04:26 AM
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Polka get less respect than line dancer’s here the villages
The mind boggles at the thought of polka dancing on the squares.
A steady stream of emergency vehicles running a shuttle to the nearest A&E's come to mind!
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Old 06-02-2019, 09:48 AM
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What a better polka fix than Cabbage Rolls and Coffee.

The Shmenges - Cabbage Rolls and Coffee Polka - YouTube

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I seem to recall that several years ago, they had them at the outdoor venues (town squares) is that no longer the case? Thanks! Peter
That must have been a long time ago, the only time you see it now is Oktoberfest. There is probably a club though that has it.
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