Polish Highlander Day

Sponsored by the Tatra Mountains Cultural Foundation, the Polish Museum of Americahosted Highlanders Day on October 23. As the third collaborative Highlander event this year, “Bringing You to the World” celebrated the deep-rooted livelihood of Polish Highlander culture that has been passed down through generations. The program featured a rich display of music, traditional Highlander folk costumes, song and dance, film, literature, and folk crafts highlighting amongst others, traditional embroidery and tailoring, leather crafts, metalsmith, painting on glass, violin making, wooden arts, and homestead cheese making.  Admission for the event was free and opened to the general public.

[Source: PMA press release]