The Mystkowianie folkdance group has come from Małopolska to represent the traditional and authentic folkdance of the Lachy Sądecki people.

A Polish group will also perform at Folklore Days in Sárvár

The folklore ensemble was established at the Polish House of Culture in 2014, their director is Benedykt Poręb and the choreographer is Patryk Rutkowski.

Their dances, songs and costumes are from the central and eastern region of Lachy Sądeckie and they represent the beauty and diversity of the area, such as the originality and richness of the Sącz folk costumes.

Mystkowianie performs in traditional Lachy’s clothes (from Mystków village). Most of the songs presented by the folk group are unique, found during field research or provided by the oldest members of Mystkowianie

A Polish group will also perform at Folklore Days in Sárvár

The group has performed many times in Poland and twice in France where they represented Poland at the Autumn Meeting of Polish Culture in Chatte. They have been to Germany and Lithuania as well. In 2016 Mystkowianie has recorded a CD with authentic Christmas songs from the Lachy Sądeckie region.

Mystkowianie cultivates the original and authentic folk dance traditions of Lachy Sądeckie from one of the most interesting and peculiar ethnic minorities in the Beskidy region. Their songs and dances are rich in melodies and are based on the rhythm of lyrical waltz, as well as lively dances with the violin, contrabass, clarinet and trumpet heard in the background.

A Polish group will also perform at Folklore Days in Sárvár

Actions - 2018

Wednesday 15 August

18:00 Festival Opening

21:00 Festival Cavalcade – Dance House of Nations

Thursday 16 August

11:00 Dances from Poland

Friday 17 August

17:00 Dances of Friendship



Nadasdy castle


Spa- and Wellness Centre


Posta Square


Kossuth square


The round about at the Batthyány str




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