2016 Is A Go!
news! Despite the fact that
construction will prevent the annual Polkamotion by the Ocean festival from
taking place at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center next September,
arrangements have been made to conduct polka dances at the nearby W. T.
Spooner American Legion Post 17 Pavilion, 113 American Legion Rd, Lewes, DE,
for the enjoyment of polka fans who still plan to vacation at the ocean resort
Polkamotion 2016 Music Schedule:
Thursday, Sept. 15: Polka Family from
6 pm – 10 pm.
Friday, Sept. 16: Eddie Forman Orchestra from
6 pm – 10 pm with a special reunion performance by Charm City Sound.
Saturday, Sept. 17: Polka Country Musicians from
6 pm – 10 pm.
admission for each dance is only $15 ($10 for youths 16 – 20; kids under 16
are free) and the full bar serves very reasonably priced drinks.
Food will not be available but complimentary snacks will be served.
The grounds provide ample space for a large crowd but seating is limited
in the pavilion on a first come, first serve basis.
Advance tickets are recommended. After
each dance, polka DJ parties will be conducted at Zogg’s Raw Bar and
Grill, 1 Wilmington Ave., Rehoboth Beach, DE, from 11 pm – 1 am.
And, the annual “best ball” Polkamotion Open Golf Tournament
will be conducted as usual on Wednesday, September 14, 2016.
on down to the beach and get your polka fix next September!
For more information visit www.polkamotion.com
and www.rbpolka.com or call Mike Matousek
at (202) 246-7918. In 2017,
Polkamotion will be back at the Rehoboth Convention Center.
The USPA and IPA Are Proud Sponsors of Polkamotion 2015
Polkamotion by the Ocean is the nation's only four-day polka festival conducted
in a wonderful ocean-front resort town. It all began in 1980 when the
festival was first conducted in Ocean City, MD's Convention Center. After
many years of success, the festival moved a little further north to the
Convention Center in the charming town of Rehoboth Beach, DE in 2004.
This venue, which is located at 229 Rehoboth Ave., provides the
perfect acoustics and accommodations for today's Polkamotion audience. Plus,
there are plenty of lodging options, gourmet restaurants, and tax-free
shops all located within walking distance of the Convention Center. The
gorgeous beach and fun boardwalk are only three short blocks from the hall! The
convenience and amenities of Rehoboth Beach truly provide the complete