New Castle News

July 16, 2012

Your Leisure Video: Watch highlights as thousands gather at SNPJ for Slovenefest

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Slovenefest, a three-day weekend celebration of the talents, tastes and traditions of Slovenia, returned to SNPJ over the weekend.

Nearly 10,000 people gathered in Enon Valley for the annual event.

The crowds were entertained by more than 25 Slovenian polka bands and button box accordion clubs. The performers came from Youngstown, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Michigan and Toronto.

New Castle News correspondent Courtney Crown was on hand for the festivities and shares video highlights and interviews below: