2015 St. Nicholas Greek Festival Starts Thursday, June 11

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The St. Nicholas Greek Folk Festival, Maryland’s most attended Hellenic celebration, will return to GreekTown Square in Baltimore June 11-14, 2015. The annual four-day event celebrates the best of Greek culture: food, music, dance, faith and legendary hospitality. Attendees of the Greek Folk Festival will enjoy free admission and parking, food and drink vendors, arts and crafts, kids’ activities, and live music and performances.


“This festival allows us to showcase our heritage and celebrate all of the great elements of Greek culture,” said Frank Mitsos, co-chairperson of the St. Nicholas Greek Folk Festival. “We welcome everyone in Baltimore and beyond to join us for four days of Greek food and fun and to help us make this year’s festival our best yet.”

Highlights of the 2015 Greek Folk Festival include:

  • Homemade, authentic Greek food, including authentic gyro, souvlaki, roasted lamb and mousaka
  • Traditional dessert favorites, including loukoumades and baklava
  • The festival’s first-ever vegetarian Greek kitchen
  • Outdoor and indoor air-conditioned dining spaces
  • Greek wine and beer
  • Live Greek music from Apollonia and other local and regional Greek performers
  • Performances from regional Greek dance troupes in traditional costumes
  • Kids Zone featuring games, rides, and arts and crafts
  • Greek art and jewelry vendors
  • Tours of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
  • Free admission and parking throughout the festival

All festival events will take place at GreekTown Square and Events Center, located at 701 S Ponca Street in Baltimore, and at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. Festival hours include: June 11-13 from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. and June 14 from 12-10 p.m. All proceeds benefit the philanthropic efforts of the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. For more information, visit www.GreekFolkFestival.org.

Edited from Press Release

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