Hundreds and hundreds of dumplings

Why are these ladies preparing hundreds and hundreds of dumplings (AND big huge vats of sour cabbage AND pork chops…)?

Because it is the BEAUTY OF LIFE music festival at the cultural house in Sabinov! Groups travel from all around Upper Torysa region in Šariš to sing, dance, and perform historical cultural plays. Here are a couple sample videos…

Ladies first:

Then solo man:

We enjoyed the performances from about one in the afternoon until eight at night, and then everyone went downstairs to the restuarant to eat and drink and sing into the wee hours of the morning. (Comics and video to come…)