The Ridgeland Dutchmen Schedule
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          All dances open to the public unless stated otherwise!
Dances that are "highlighted" are links to the festival or dance hall.

Date     Where                                     Comments

# 2010 #

01  Polka Fest, Cedar, MI  Music starts at 5 PM - Bus Trip
02  Polka Fest, Cedar, MI  Music starts at 2 PM - Bus Trip
04  4th of July Celebration, Ontario, WI  6 PM until fireworks, on deck in
    front of the Community Hall
07  Concert In The Park Series, Sparta, WI 7-9 PM
10  St. Bron's Cath. Church, Plover, WI  Polka Mass at 4 PM, music under the
    tent starting at 5 PM
11  Ag Fair at the City Park, under the Beer Tent, Lodi, WI  2-6 PM
17  Legion Hall, Kellogg, MN  50th Wed Anniv for Jerry & Judy McNallan  2-6 PM
18  Firemen's Picnic, St Lawrence, WI  Polka Mass under the tent at 10 AM,
    music in fire station after the parade
23  Concert under the Bridge Series, Wabasha, MN 7-8:30 PM
24  Wedding Dance, Arcadia, WI  8 PM-12 AM
25  Anniversary Party, Arcadia, WI  John and Judy Kampa  Park Pavilion, 11 AM
    Polka Mass, Dancing from 1:30-5:30 PM
31  St. Edward's Cath School Gym, Austin, MN  40th Anniv. party for Leonard and
    Kathy Bottema  Dance from 2-6 PM

01  City Park, Wood Turtle Days, Wilton, WI  9 AM Worship Service, music to
    follow after the parade
07  Hilltop Ballroom, Fountain City, WI  Polkafest (Day 2 of 3)
08  Polka Service, Ossian, IA - 10 AM
08  Moose Lodge, La Crosse, WI - 5-9 PM
15  Catholic Church Picnic, Waumandee, WI  Polka Mass and music to follow under
    the tent
20  Football Field, Cancer Walk, Sparta, WI 5 PM - ?
22  Park Ballroom, New Prague, MN  Polka fest  12-2 and 4-6 PM  alt/Leon Olson
28  Jake's Northwoods, Sparta, WI  Anniversary

04  Polka Fest, Humboldt, IA 4-8 PM (Day 3 of 4)
05  Goodtimes Ballroom, Sherry, WI 1-5 PM
08  Community Hall, Cashton, WI 5-8 PM Kick off party for Annual Fall Festival
10  County Fairgrounds, West Salem, WI  6-9 PM  Ron Kind's Annual Corn Roast
11  Mount Olympus, Wisconsin Dells, WI Polish Fest! (Day 2 of 3) 10:30 AM-2:30 PM
12  St. Catherine's Fun Day in the Park, Lion's Shelter, Oconomowoc, WI 12 PM
    Polka Mass, Music to follow
17  Oktoberfest, Northern WI State Fairgrounds, Chippewa Falls, WI 1-6 PM
18  Duncanfest, Ballroom, Duncan, IA  2-4, 6-8 pm  Alt w/Malek's Fishermen. 
    Mark Jirikovic to follow
19  Community Hall, Athens, WI  1:30-5:30 PM  50th Wedding anniversary for
    Pete and Joyce Horacek
26  Weston Lanes, Weston, WI  1-6 PM. w/Polish Connection Band

02  Sand Creek Brewery, Black River Falls, WI  Oktoberfest!
14  Concordia Ballroom, La Crosse, WI                                  1-5 PM
09  County Fairgrounds, Dubuque, IA Polkafest!  12-2, 6-8 PM Alt /Julie Lee and
    Leon Olson bands
17  Community Hall, Wilton, WI  Annual Oktoberfest 12-6 PM w/Greg Anderson Band
23  St. Felix's Cath. Church, Wabasha, MN  Polka Mass 4:30 PM dance start at
    6:30 PM in school gym
30  St. Jerome's Cath. Church, Columbus, WI  Polka Mass 4:30 PM music from 6-8
31  Turner Hall, Monroe, WI 2-6 PM

# 2011 #

05  Mill Road Banquet Hall, Galesville, WI  1-5 PM
13  Concordia Ballroom, La Crosse, WI  1-5 PM
13  Concordia Ballroom, La Crosse, WI  1-5 PM
19  Howell Gardens, 6247 S. Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI  8-12 AM
20  Fireman's Hall, Ixonia, WI  1:30-5:30 PM
27  Tee Pee Banquet Hall, Tomah, WI 1-5 PM Fundraiser for the Tomah Area Cancer

06  Sherryland (Good Times) Ballroom, Sherry, WI  1-5 PM
13  Coliseum, Walcott, IA - Polka Club of Iowa Dance  1:30-5:30 PM
19  Mill Road Banquet Hall, Galesville, WI  1-5 PM
20  St. Joseph's Catholic Church  Hall, Black River Falls, WI  1-3:30 PM
26  Moose Lodge, Janesville, WI - Polka Fest (Day 2 of 2)
27  Tee Pee Banquet Hall, Tomah, WI  Regular Sunday afternoon dance  1-5 PM

01  Hessen Haus, Des Moines, IA  Bus Trip  6-10 PM
02  Starlight Ballroom, Wahoo, NE PAC Polka Fest w/Red Ravens and Mark Vyhlidal
09  Club 16, Sparta, WI - Annual Firemen's Dance  8-12 AM
10  Rib Mountain Rendezvous, Howard Johnson's, Wausau, WI Alt w/ Squeezebox.
    Music starts at Noon  GRD sets: 1:30-3, 4:30-6 PM (Day 3 of 3)
16  Community Hall, Cashton, WI  Annual Cashton Bash  Alt w/Malek's Fishermen
    Music from 2-10 PM

01  Park Ballroom, New Prague, MN FREE APPRECIATION DANCE for the P.O.L.K of A.
    1-5 PM
07  Private Party
15  Eagles Club, Rochester MN  1-5 PM
21  Mill Road Banquet Hall, Galesville, WI  1-5 PM
22  Sherryland (Good Times) Ballroom, Sherry, WI  1-5 PM
29  Inwood Ballroom, Spillville, IA  Syliner'sPolka Club Festival  Alt w/ Top


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