Friday, September 1, 2023

It's a Halupki Party! Frackville Elks to Host "Best Halupki Maker" Contest

FRACKVILLE — Calling all halupki connoisseurs! The Frackville Elks are set to host an exciting culinary showdown at their upcoming "Best Halupki Maker" contest, scheduled for September 24th, 2023.
Halupkis, a beloved dish originating from Eastern Europe and popular in the coal region, consists of a blend of beef, pork, and rice, enveloped in tender cabbage and smothered in tomato sauce.

If you believe you've perfected the art of crafting the finest Halupki, this is your chance to shine.

Participants are encouraged to register for the contest and showcase their culinary prowess in creating this traditional delicacy. The event promises to be a celebration of cultural cuisine and culinary creativity.

Those interested in registering for the contest should call (570) 205-5580.

In addition to the mouthwatering competition, the Frackville Elks will be offering an enticing "Halupki Shot" as a special beverage option for attendees, allowing them to savor the flavors of this beloved dish in liquid form.

Adding to the festivities, the Shenandoah All Star Polka Band will be headlining the event, making it an unforgettable evening for all attendees. The band will be officially releasing and performing their new single, "The Halupki Polka," bringing a lively and authentic musical experience to the celebration.

Please note that there is a $5.00 cover charge for admission to this culinary extravaganza. This fee grants attendees access to the exciting Halupki contest, live music from the Shenandoah All Star Polka Band, and the opportunity to indulge in the "Halupki Shot" and other delightful refreshments.

The event will run from 2:00pm to 5:00pm.

The "Best Halupki Maker" contest promises to be a delightful gathering for food enthusiasts and music lovers alike. So mark your calendars for September 24th, 2023, and join us at the Frackville Elks for a day filled with delectable cuisine, vibrant polka music, and a celebration of the cherished Halupki tradition. 

Don't miss out on this unique and tasty experience!