International Christmas Festival & Pastry Sale
December 10, 2016
Location: Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 255 Beauvoir Rd, Biloxi
Phone: (228) 831-5820 or (228) 297-0526
Enjoy the delicacies of some of the favorite foods of Greece, Russia, Ukraine, Romania, Moldova, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Germany, Hungary, Belarus, and America, such as -- Gyro, Dolmathes, Blini, Vareniki, Mititiei, Sarmale, Plov, Draniki, German Potato Salad, Sauerkraut & Bratwurst, Hungarian Goulash, Khachapuri, Hot Dogs, and many more. Savor these pastry specialties: Baklava, Kourambides, Cognac & Ouzo Cakes, Poppyseed Roll, Kolachy Cookies, Medovik, and many more. Also available will be Greek, Russian, & Romanian ice cream sundaes for the kids, and The Kneipe with beer and wine for the adults.
Live entertainment by Nick Trivelas on the bouzouki will provide lively music throughout the festival. Nick Trivelas has performed here in Biloxi during Greek Nights, and Greek Festivals in New Orleans and Mobile. Watch costumed Greek, Russian, Romanian, Moldovan, Ukrainian & German folk dancers perform traditional dances to the music of their countries. Then join in and experience some of the dances also. The dancers will perform throughout the event.
There will be plenty of baked goods, gift for purchase (a variety of specialty items from many of these countries. There will also be vendors selling their wares, such as Elizabeth Nicole with her exotic one-of-a-kind line of jewelry, along with a variety of gifts and items) and children's activities (bouncy house, face painting, glitter tattoos, writing their names in some of these languages, Christmas crafts and other more).