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

  • Time: 10am-5pm

  • Price: Free

Enjoy the cultural and entertainment program, taste delicious foods, and buy gifts for your friends and family. Experience the pleasures of life and cuisine of Greece, Russia, Ukraine, Romania, Moldova, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Germany, Hungary, Belarus, and America. Listen to Nick Trivelas on the Bouzouki playing “Zorba the Greek,” “Never on Sunday,” and other traditional Greek songs.
 
Be entertained by The Victory Belles from the National World War II Museum in New Orleans in spirited performances that take you back to the songs of World War II, and patriotic songs in support of our military.
 
Enjoy the spirited choreography of the Georgian Dance Ensemble from NYC and the Kefi Dancers from Birmingham, AL. Listen to the music and watch, or even join in, a spirited performance of traditional Greek, Russian, and Ukrainian folk dances.

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.

International Christmas Festival & Pastry Sale
  • December 8, 2018 to December 8, 2018
  • Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 255 Beauvoir Rd, Biloxi
  • Free