About The 2016 Lithuanian Folk Dance Festival

Šokių Šventė 2016
Baltimore, MD
Sunday, July 3, 2016
E-mail: info@sokiusvente2016.org

When and where will the Šventė take place?
Sunday, July 3, 2016 – 2:00 pm
Royal Farms Arena
201 West Baltimore St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

What can I expect to see?
A spectacle of dancers from at least 6 different countries, the performance will feature national costumes and traditional Lithuanian folk dances with up to 1,600 performers dancing in unison in the historic Royal Farms Arena. The Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Lithuanian communities are thrilled to co-host the Šokių Šventė for the first time ever!

Where can I stay in Baltimore?
All hotels are within a 4-block walk of the Royal Farms Arena and Inner Harbor. Room rates at all hotels are: $139/night + tax, single/double/triple/quad. Registration opens in 2015.
Hilton Baltimore – main hotel
Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor
Holiday Inn Baltimore
Days Inn Inner Harbor

Are there other activities associated with the Šventė?
Activities are planned for Friday and Saturday evenings. The traditional Šventė Banquet and dance will take place at the Hilton Baltimore on Sunday evening, after the Šventė. There will also be a crafts fair at the Hilton Baltimore, featuring Lithuanian artisans.