Welcome to Ukraine-Kyiv Pavilion
Proudly presented by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress Manitoba Provincial Council. Ukraine-Kyiv Pavilion is one of the largest and longest running pavilions at Folklorama, an annual festival that aims to celebrate diversity and promoting cultural understanding.
Folklorama is the largest and longest-running multicultural festival of its kind in the world (as determined by the International Council of Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts).
The festival takes place during the first two weeks of August each year in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Folklorama provides an opportunity for visitors to celebrate life and culture with world-class entertainment, delicious authentic food and beautiful cultural displays. Don't miss your chance to explore one of the most vibrant arts and culture scenes found in the heart of the continent!
Ukraine-Kyiv Pavilion celebrates and promotes Ukrainian culture by showcasing its exciting and colourful traditional dancing, energizing music, mouth-watering cuisine, beautiful art, and fascinating history.
Each year, Ukraine-Kyiv Pavilion is made possible through the dedication of hundreds of volunteers and performers, as well as by its sponsoring organization, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress Manitoba Provincial Council.
Join us, as we celebrate the 125th Anniversary of Ukrainian immigration to Canada!
Explore how Ukrainians have contributed to the social, cultural and economic fabric of Canada.
Indulge in some of our culinary specialties, including varenyky, holubtsi, borshch, and kovbasa.
Enjoy the high-energy performers on our main stage – always an audience favourite!
Make sure to visit the marketplace to enjoy more live entertainment and sample some tasty snacks, mouthwatering desserts, and refreshing beverages. Try some of our new exciting menu items, including the “Kyiv" Kubi Dog!
Don’t forget to stop by our boutique and bring home a bit of Ukrainian culture!
Holubtsi (Cabbage Rolls)
Kapusta & Kovbasa
(Sauerkraut and Sausage)
New This Year:
"Kyiv" Kubi Dog
Proud participants of Folklorama since 1970!
Join us for one of our shows
from July 31 to August 6:
Sunday & Monday:
5:00, 6:45, 8:15 and 9:45 pm
Tuesday to Friday:
6:45, 8:15 and 9:45 pm
5:00, 6:45, 8:15 and 9:45 pm;
Late Night Party at 11:30 pm
Make a reservation online now!
WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU COME TO VISIT THE UKRAINE-KYIV PAVILION
As you step into the pavilion, you will be met with a traditional Ukrainian welcome with the accompaniment of one of our fine Ukrainian bands!
Then, head for a quick tour of an interesting display showcasing and celebrating the history of Ukrainian immigration to Canada and the contributions of Ukrainians to Canadian society.
Now off to the food area - YUM! You can try one of our platters, offering a mouthwatering combination of delicious Ukrainian food, including varenyky (perogies), holubtsi (cabbage rolls), and kovbasa (sausage)!
Grab a drink and head towards the mainstage, find a seat, sit back and enjoy the exciting, lively & fast paced entertainment!
Continue your night of Ukrainian culture by making your way to the Marketplace, which is bustling with visitors! Stop by to try out some tasty treats on our new snack menu, including a Perogy Poutine and a "Kyiv Dog"! You can also enjoy a cold Ukrainian beer or one of our other many beverage offerings! Finish off your meal with one of our decadent desserts from our Coffee House that will satisfy any sweet tooth!
Tap your toes or kick up your heels to live bands playing your favourite polka music and other entertainers all evening long!
Looking for a fun activity for your kids? Then, make sure to visit our Children's Activity corner, which always has some fun arts and crafts projects on the go!
Stop by our gift boutique to pick up some souvenirs & chocolates imported from Ukraine!