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10 Reasons to Go to Croatian Independence Day Weekend in San Pedro California

The 26th Annual Street Party

The 26th Annual Street Party

Take part in the San Pedro tradition from 27-29 May 2016. Croatian Hall has been celebrating Croatia’s independence for the past 26 Years. This is one of the greatest North American Croatian festivities, which you surely don’t want to miss!

Live Croatian Music and Dancing

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The legendary San Pedro band, Zrinski, will join us again to play our favorite hits. Grupa Nova from New York will make their debut appearance at the street party. Bring your dancing shoes!

Traditional Food

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Enjoy cevapcici, lamb, mostaccoli, Karlovacko, and other Croatian favorites served throughout the day. The talented ladies of the Croatian community will bring delicious kolače for you to feast on.

Soccer Tournament

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The soccer tournament is back! After a few years off, soccer teams from around the country will join together once again to compete in the small goals tournament. Come cheer on the team representing your city.

Party in Downtown

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Spend your Saturday night out at a night club in downtown LA. There will be a party bus, prearranged in San Pedro, that will take you to Club Reserve for a night on the town.

Visit LA

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While you’re in Los Angeles, enjoy the great weather. Spend some of your weekend sightseeing or at the beach.

Make New Friends

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Don’t miss your chance to meet Croatians from Los Angeles and across the country. San Pedro alone has a huge Croatian population.

Cultural Activities

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Experience Kolo performances in the streets of LA. If you enjoyed going to the Croatian Cultural Extravaganza, this will be a chance for you to see your favorite dancers and performers.

Croatian Independence Day

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Let’s honor the independence of Croatia. Show that Croatian pride and unity still remains strong long after the war has ended.

Memorial Day Weekend

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Spend your long weekend with friends, live music, great food, and much more. We guarantee a fun-filled Memorial Day weekend! Click on the flyer below for more details on the Facebook page.

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