2018 I.P.A. January Festival of Bands Weekend – Chicago

Mark your calendars to join your polka friends and family for a fun-filled weekend on January 13th and 14th 2018 for some foot tapping, hand clapping, polka entertainment to take the winter chills away!

Please join us, as we begin our year long 50th anniversary celebrations!

Saturday, January 13th, 2018: 

I.P.A. Warm Up Dance

Featuring Lenny Gomulka and his Chicago Push

Polonia Banquets.  4604 S Archer Ave. Chicago, IL

Doors Open at 5pm

Music 6pm – 10pm

$15 Admission payable at the door

*Special 2-Day Passes available at the door for only $25!

Polonia’s Famous Polish Kitchen will be open!


Sunday, January 14th 2018: 

49th Annual I.P.A. January Festival of Bands

Featuring 7 top Polka Bands . . .


12:00 – 12:55  Lenny Zielinski and the D-Street Band

1:10 – 2:05  Gennie O and the Windy City Brass

2:15 – 3:05  Tony Blazonczyk’s New Phaze

3:20 – 4:15  I.P.A. Tribute Band

4:30 – 5:20  The Music Company

5:30 – 6:20  Freeze Dried

6:30 – 7:20  The Tri-City Drive

 The Polka Generations


Glendora Banquets 10225 S. Harlem Ave.  Chicago Ridge, IL

Doors Open at 11am

Music begins at 11:30am

$15 Admission payable at the door

Mary’s Polish Kitchen will be open!


Need hotel reservations? 

***Note:  The special I.P.A. discounted rates at the

Sleep Inn Midway Airport have been extended until January 11th!***

Click here for special I.P.A. discounted rates!  


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We hope to see you there!


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