October Czechfest

Sunday, October 18, 2020
Holthus Convention Center, 3130 Holen Ave., York, NE

Nebraska Czechs of York

The Nebraska Czechs of  York meets for monthly meetings and programs eight months out of the year.  They sponsored a queen candidate in the state pageant for the first time in 2003.  They held their first October Czechfest in 2005. 

Our Queen

Jessie Poskochil, 2018-2019 Nebraska Czech of York Queen donned her kroj for the occasion, sharing the historical and regional significance of each element. She also told the club members and guests about her activities during her past year’s reign. She also sang a Czech folk song, accompanied by guitar.


Awarded Each Year

The Nebraska Czechs of York provide a $300 scholarship every year to a senior in high school. 

Selection is based on academic achievement, community involvement, participation in school and extra-curricular activities, employment history, leadership skills and involvement in keeping the Czech heritage alive.

Save the Date

2020 October Czechfest

Our 16th Annual October Czechfest will be held on Sunday, October 18, 2020. Be sure to save the date on your calendar.