Elim’s Dutch Festival

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Dutch traditions dating back to medieval times are being celebrated again this fall at the 17th annual Elim Christian Services Dutch Festival. on Sat. September 28, 2013. The sounds of melodic folk music and the stomping  of Klompen (clogs) will be heard all around the Elim campus located 13020 s. Central Avenue.

The Dutch Festival is a fun event for all ages, and all proceeds from the event benefit over 900 children and adults with disabilities.

The day begins at 7:30 am with a home cooked pannekoeke (pancake) breakfast. The rest of the day, from 8 am to 4pm, the Dutch Village shops will be open where you can indulge in Dutch pastries, see the crafts and gift items or sit and enjoy the all-day entertainment.

Performing this year will be the harmonicDoo Wop group Harbor Lights, singing their rendition of classic songs like “under the Boardwalk” and “my Girl”. Also, there will be performances by the members of the Elim’s Choir, and Dutch dancers doing Klompendanskunst(Dutch clogging).

It will be a Great event for the whole family!