St. Barbara’s Greek Orthodox Church is pleased to present GREEK FESTIVAL 2013, Saturday June 1st and Sunday June 2nd, 11:00am until 9:00pm. This year, we’re excited to welcome you all at our church home, St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church, 8306 NC Highway 751 in Durham, just one-half mile south on Hwy 751 off I-40 Exit 274.
This two day event will feature such culinary delights such as gyros, souvlakia (Greek shish-kebab), spanakopita (spinach and cheese with layers of filo pastry), and more. Don’t forget our traditional Greek pastries such as baklava (layers of nuts and filo pastry soaked in honey), galactobouriko (filo pastry filled with custard), Kourambiedes (butter dough cookies dusted with confectionary sugar), and the list goes on….There’s even ‘Baklava’ ice cream sundaes available for the kids and kids at heart!
Be entertained with folk dancing exhibitions and continuous Greek music. Church tours viewing the Byzantine architecture with its distinctive dome will be held throughout the weekend. In addition, the Triangle Orthodox Chorale will be performing a free concert in the church Saturday at 2:00pm and 3:30pm. For those loving to shop, there will be a Greek grocery for olives, feta cheese, etc., plus gift and jewelry booths and an art gallery featuring original paintings of Greek landscapes.
Come join us. Bring your family, friends and co-workers to enjoy the festive atmosphere. There is fun for all ages. Remember, Greeks are famous for their hospitality and their food!
Proceeds benefit the Saint Barbara Church building fund and the American Red Cross.
For more information, call 919-484-1600 or visit our website at http://www.stbarbaranc-greekfestival.org.St. Barbara’s Greek Festival St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church 8306 NC Highway 751 Durham NC 27713-6860
Saturday June 1 11am – 9pm
Sunday June 2 11am – 9pm