Previous Performances

CROATOAN welcomes opportunities to share its songs, dances and costumes with audiences in Ottawa-Gatineau and beyond. Some past and continuing performance venues include:

Performances in the National-Capital Region:

  • A Touch of Europe
  • award banquets
  • Canadian Tulip Festival
  • Carnival of Cultures
  • CJOH’s Home Grown Café
  • Croatoan’s annual spring concert
  • Embassy of the Republic of Croatia
  • Festival des Sucres
  • fundraising galas
  • Heart Institute Telethon for the University of Ottawa Heart Institute 
  • Homelands Mass, Notre Dame Basilica
  • International Folk Dancers of Ottawa workshops
  • National Arts Centre
  • Parliament Hill
  • Rotary Home
  • School presentations
  • seniors’ residences and long-term care centres
  • St. Leopold Mandić Croatian Roman Catholic Church
  • weddings and funerals
  • Winterlude

Performances across Canada: 

  • Brockville Folklore Festival
  • Carabram, Brampton’s multicultural festival
  • Croatian-Canadian Folklore Festival (each May)
  • Festival mondial de folklore, Drummondville, Quebec 
  • Montreal
  • Tamburafest

Performances outside of Canada:

  • NewYork City, New York: Kardinal Stepinac Kolo Group’s annual Fall Banquet
  • San Pedro, California: 3rd Annual Croatian Cultural Extravaganza hosted by St. Anthony’s Kolo Club “Croatia”

To find out how the whirl of the kolo and melodies of the tamburica can be a part of your event please contact us.