The Toledo Greek-American Festival

OPA!

Join Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral for our 46th Annual Greek-American Festival, Sept. 9, 10 & 11. Come and enjoy authentic Greek Food, Greek Pastries & Greek Dancing. Browse through our Greek Boutique, Greek Culture, Greek Language & Religious Education Booths, and tour our beautiful Byzantine Cathedral. You can also attend the Greek Language & Culture Presentations, and watch Greek Cooking Demonstrations.

Friday, September 9th

Olympus Band

Hours:  11:00 am – Midnight
Admission: $5  (11am-3pm Free)
Children 12 and under free with parent

 

  • 11:00 am Lunch
  • 4:00 pm Blessing of the Festival-Cathedral
  • 5:30 pm Greek Dancing performance by The Ellinopedia
  • 6:00 pm Live Cathedral Tour
  • 6:00-11:00 pm Live Greek Music with the Olympus Band
  • 6:30 pm Greek Dancing performance by The Asteria
  • 7:00 pm Cooking Demo – Community Center with Barb & George Sarantou making Kritharaki
    (Beef and Manestra)
  • 7:30 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Olympians
  • 8:00 pm Greek Language & Culture Presentation – Community Center
    “The Antikythera Mechanism: How the Ancient Greeks Invented the Computer”
    by Maria Rosales, Chemical Engineer
  • 9:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Hellenic Dancers

Saturday, September 10th

Olympus Band

Hours: Noon – Midnight
Admission: $5
Children 12 and under free with parent

 

  • 2:00 pm Live Cathedral Tour
  • 4:00 pm Greek Dancing performance by The Ellinopedia
  • 4:30 pm Greek Language & Culture Presentation – Community Center
    “Greek Lessons Made Easy for Adults & Children” by Dawn Anagnos, Director, Holy Trinity
    Cathedral Greek School, Certified Greek Language Instructor
  • 5:00-11:00 pm Live Greek Music by the Olympus Band
  • 5:30 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Asteria
  • 6:00 pm Cooking Demo – Community Center with Sophia Spillson making Eggplant Parmesan
  • 7:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Olympians
  • 7:30 pm Live Cathedral Tour
  • 8:30 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Hellenic Dancers
  • 9:00 pm Alumni Dance

Sunday, September 11th

mythos-band

Hours: Noon – 7:00pm
Family Day! – Admission: $2
Children 12 and under free with parent

 

  • 1:00-7:00 pm Live Greek Music by Mythos
  • 1:30 pm Greek Language & Culture Presentation-Community Center
    “After 1200 Years: The 2016 Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church” by Fr. Larry
    Legakis Dean, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Toledo, OH
  • 2:00 pm Greek Dancing performance by The Ellinopeda
  • 2:30 pm Cooking Demo – Community Center with Helen Matthews making Galaktobouriko
  • 3:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Asteria
  • 3:30 pm Live Cathedral Tour
  • 4:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Olympians
  • 4:30 pm Cooking Demo – Community Center with Tonia & Terry Irmen making Chicken Souvlakia
  • 5:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Hellenic Dancers

• • •   The Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral is located at the corner of Summit and Cherry in downtown Toledo  • • •  

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