International Christmas Festival & Pastry Sale
December 8, 2018
Location: Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 255 Beauvoir Rd, Biloxi
Phone: 228-831-5820 or 228-297-0526
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.
Available for purchase during the outdoor Festival will be a variety of specialty ethnic food items from many of these countries. Included are Greek olive oil, halva, olives, jellies, candies, oregano, spices, cheeses, tea, and coffee. Also for sale are Russian caviar, buckwheat, Kvas, chocolates, fruit preserves, bread and other delicacies. Many countries are also represented in the gift area: nesting dolls, jewelry, incense and charcoal, dining supplies, CDs, and icons. Vendors will have their booths set up with their creative items for sale; such as, paintings, signs, jewelry, books, soaps, and handmade crafts.