Croate is a six piece band from Hamilton, Kitchener and London, Ontario. We cover all styles of music from all regions of Croatia and specialize in weddings, banquets, picnics, dances and other Croatian events. Since 2000, we've entertained guests and crowds all over Canada and USA. The best way to contact us is by emailing info@viscroate.com.

Social Media

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Latest News

Folklore Festival & Update
Written: May 25, 2016
Wow, it's been too long since we've updated our news feed here, we'll try to do it more often! First of all, big shout out goes out to Hrvatski Narodni Dom for hosting an amazing Folklore Festival weekend. We had a blast sharing the stage with Hrvatska Mladost and Plavi Dim.

Aside, we've been keeping very busy lately (too busy to update this website!) playing all over the place, from GTA, Montreal, Ottawa, Windsor and all the way to New Orleans and Los Angeles. As always, check out our events page and facebook page for the latest info. We'll see you soon!

Jole Concert Announced - October 11
Written: September 6, 2014
Join us on the Saturday of the Thanksgiving Long Weekend in Oakville with Jole, live in concert! Check the events page for full details.

Tournament 51 (2014)
Written: September 3, 2014
Big congratulations to Chicago CBP for the big win this year! A shout out also to all the teams that participated -- amazing soccer action all weekend long. Good times on stage with Plavi Dim and Dalmatino! It was a blast! And finally, thanks to HNNK Dalmacija for organizing a successful tournament weekend.

Festival 2014
Written: May 23, 2014
Another Festival weekend gone... one to surely remember for years to come! Thanks to all at Sljeme for organizing an amazing weekend, and great job by all performers! Oluja, Plavi Dim, Prljavo Kazaliste, Đani Stipaničev... awesome job by all.. it was a pleasure to be among you! Very special thanks to Julijana & Danijela! You girls rock!

Band & Website Update
Written: June 22, 2013
Wow it's been quite a while since we've updated our website! Croate welcomes John Percevic, lead singer, and Tommy Peretic, accordionist, to the band! John brings many years of experience to Croate and is most recently known for his roles in Milenia and Velebit. Croate's 6th member, Tommy, fills the gap with his accordion. Welcome aboard!

Next Croate Event:

December 26, 2017
Mejaši at The Dom in Hamilton! Croatian National Home, 1925A Barton Street East, Hamilton, Ontario.

It's going to be an entertaining night as Mejaši from Varaždin perform their unique musical style for the first time in Canada, Accompanying them this evening will be VIS Croate. This is an event you do not wish to miss!

Details to be posted in the coming weeks.