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Youngstown hosting annual Simply Slavic Heritage Festival

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -

The city of Youngstown, the Youngstown Events and Citywide Special Projects Department will host the Simply Slavic Ethnic Heritage Festival in downtown Youngstown. 

The annual event includes folk dancing, street dancing children activities, and more. 

The event will start on Friday with "Party on the Plaza" which will feature Chardon Polka Band from 7-11 pm.

The event will continue on Saturday from Noon to Midnight with free admission for children up to age 12. 

For those planning on driving downtown from Thursday to Sunday should keep road closures in mind.

The following roads will be closed from June 13 at 7 pm until Sunday, June 16 at 12 pm:

  • East Federal between Market and Walnut N. Champion from East Federal to the YMCA Alley and South Champion Street from East Federal Street to Reality Parking Lot and Gateway Parking Deck. 

For more information about parking bans and street, closures contact Terrill Vidale at TVidale@YoungstownOhio.Gov or by phone 330-207-055

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