Festival Polonaise in English

Festival Polonaise 2022

The Best Polish Festival in The Country


Where: 2200 Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005

When: Friday, August 19, 5PM-11PM
Saturday, August 20, 3PM-11PM
Sunday, August 21, 12PM-11PM

The biggest music stars from Poland:

  • TBD…


Beloved Bands from Chicago:

  • Kaeyra – Caroline Baran, very talented 18-year-old who was born and raised in Chicago, performed with Postmodern Jukebox as well as stars like Dżem, Andrzej Piaseczny, Michał Szpak, Andrzej Krzywy, Anna Juksztowicz and many more.
  • 7th Heaven – 7th heaven is a Chicago based rock band created by guitarist Richie Hofherr, Tony Di Giulio, and Michael Mooshey. Formed in 1985, it has continued up to present day with changing band members. The band was named by co-founder Michael Mooshey in 1985.


  • Carnival
  • Face Painting
  • Ice Cream and much more
  • Delicious Polish cuisine from top Chicago vendors
  • Two Beer Tents
  • Over 50 local and national vendors

Attendance: Over 20k in 2017, Over 30k in 2018, Over 40k in 2019

Parking: FREE



(Niles,IL) Festival Polonaise is returning for the third time at Golf Mill Park on August 16-18, 2019. The easiest and cheapest trip to Poland is just a few miles away for most Chicagoans and Midwesterners. For three days in August, Polish culture, music, dance, celebrity, food and drink can all be experienced at Festival Polonaise at Golf Mill Park in suburban Chicago. It’s cultural immersion at its best- featuring all the wonderful things that Chicago’s huge Polish population celebrates.

The festival is recognized for inviting the most popular artist and celebrities from the Polish music scene and around the world. This year’s performances will be highlighted by Doda, Edyta Gorniak, Ania Wyszkoni, Lady Pank, Sztywny Pal Azji, and many more. The festival will be hosted by the duo of Joanna Krupa and Krzysztof Ibisz. The time between concerts will be filled with stand-up comedy by the great Michal Wojcik from the group Ani Mru Mru.

The festival will also feature a dose of well known Chicago artists like 7th Heaven, Kaeyra, and Bandoleros. For the food enthusiast, Ewa Wachowicz (host of famous cooking show Ewa Gotuje) will give a cooking lesson on how to make the best pierogi as well as judge the Celebrity Pierogi Contest that will take place on stage.