AUGUST 2ND

12:00pm-12:00am

AUGUST 3RD

12:00pm-12:00am

AUGUST 4TH

12:00pm-10:00pm

About SerbFest

SerbFest is a special annual event hosted by St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana that celebrates culture, food, and friendship. For decades people throughout the communities of Northwest Indiana and Chicago have made SerbFest a family tradition.

If you would like to be a vendor at SerbFest, please click on the link below.

Vendor Form

Bar-B-Q Lamb
Sarma
Cevaps

Kolo Dancing
Live Music

Palachinke (Crepes)
Strudels
Nut Roll

Historical Society Exhibits
Church Tours
Tamburitzas

The Grill

Cevaps

$13.00

8 cevaps, diced onions, coleslaw, pita bread, feta/kajmak

Pljeskavica

$13.00

Pljeskavica on pita bread/kajmak, coleslaw grilled onions/peppers

Raznici

$13.00

10 pieces pork loin, on pita bread, coleslaw, feta/kajmak, grilled onions

Combo

$13.00

4 cevaps/5 pieces grilled pork coleslaw, feta/kajmak, grilled onions

Pig Dinner

$17.00

(Limited quantity per day) Pig, potatoes, green beans, coleslaw

Lamb Dinner

$18.00

(Limited quantity per day) Lamb, potatoes, green beans, coleslaw

Sarma Dinner

$12.00

Two sarmas (stuffed cabbage rolls), potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, bread

Roasted Chicken Dinner

$11.00

1/2 chicken roasted, potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, and bread

Sides

By the Pound

Green Beans

$2.00

Roasted Potatoes

$2:00

Lamb/lb.

$16.00

Pork/lb.

$15.00

Bread/loaf

$3.00

Green Onions

$2.00

Music Schedule

Friday, August 2nd

Friday, August 2nd
MILOS SEGRT & STANIMIR STOSIC
7:00pm to 12:00am

Saturday, August 3rd

Saturday, August 3rd
LIJEPA JELKA, ORKESTAR BOJANA JASNICA
7:00pm - 12:00am

Sunday, August 4th

Sunday, August 4th
SASA MINIC & JASMINA ILIC
6:00pm-10:00pm

Friday, August 2nd

Friday, August 2nd
DUNAV
6:00pm-11:00pm

Saturday, August 3rd

Saturday, August 3rd
PRAZNA FLASHA
6:00pm-11:00pm

Sunday, August 4th

Sunday, August 4th
DUNAV
12:30 - 4:30pm
Sunday, August 4th
DRINA
5:30pm - 10:00pm

Friday, August 2nd

Friday, August 2nd
ROCK YUNION BAND
8:00pm - 11:00pm

Saturday, August 3rd

Saturday, August 3rd
Sumadija
7:00pm-11:00pm

Sunday, August 4th

Sunday, August 4th
VESELJAK
6:00pm - 10:00pm

SerbFest 2019 Golf Outing

Saturday, Aug. 3rd at River Pointe Country Club

Player check-in at the course begins at 11:00 a.m. and shotgun start at 12:00 noon .

Includes 18-holes of golf with cart, Continental Breakfast, refreshments on the course, Buffet at St. Sava with spit roasted lamb, cevaps, sarma, salad, homemade baked goods and drinks.

  • 2 Longest Drive Holes
  • 3 Closest to the Pin Holes

Cost: Per Person $115 / Foursome $440

Registration deadline is Friday, July 26th, 2019 – call the St. Sava Office at 219-736-9191 for more information.

Long known, and still referred to by some as the Gary Works Supervisor’s Club, River Pointe Country Club maintains 27 holes, spanning three “mix and match” 9s, offering country-club conditions, and beautiful natural surroundings Golfers will enjoy with the course’s fun yet challenging layout.

Player Form

We are asking you, your business, or your organization to sponsor one or more holes at this year's St. Sava SerbFest Golf Outing

The outing kicks off the first day of the three day St. Sava SerbFest which runs Friday thru Sunday – August 2nd, 3rd, & 4th

Sponsorship is $100 per hole

Your sponsorship name will be placed on a banner and prominently displayed at the SerbFest which is attended by thousands over the three-day event. St. Sava's Serbfest is recognized as one of the most popular events of the summer in Northwest Indiana.

Sponsorship Form

SERBIAN THRONES

Historical Society Exhibit:

Visit our 2019 SerbFest Exhibition in the north wing. Presented by St. Sava’s Historical Society, celebrating 10 years.

Visit the display of monarchs and Serbia’s journey through the centuries. FREE EXHIBIT!

Annual SerbFest Cash Raffle Prize Listing

DRAWINGS: Sunday, August 4th (last day of SerbFest)

The SerbFest Cash Raffle is organized by St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church, Indiana Gaming Commission license number 144550. The license is on file with the Church Office.

  • Grand Prize – $15,000
  • 2nd Prize – $7,000
  • 3rd Prize – $3,000
  • 4th Prize – $2,000
  • 5th-8th Prize – $1000
  • 9th-11th Prize – $500
  • 12th-16th Prize – $200
  • 17th Prize – $500 Early Bird Drawing awarded April 28th
  • 18th Prize – $500 Early Bird Drawing awarded May 26th
  • 19th Prize – $500 Early Bird Drawing awarded July 16th