Join Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral for our

48th Annual Greek American Festival

September 7th, 8th & 9th

Enjoy authentic Greek Food, Pastries & Dancing.  Browse our Greek Boutique, Culture, Language & Religious Education Booths, and tour our beautiful Byzantine Cathedral.  Plus attend our free Greek Language & Culture Presentations, and Greek Cooking Demonstrations.

Friday
September 7th

Olympus Band

Hours:  11:00 am – Midnight
Admission: $6  (11am-3pm Free)
Children 12 and under free with parent

 

  • 11:00 am Lunch
  • 3:15 pm Cathedral Tour & Blessing of the Waters
  • 4:00 pm Blessing of the Festival – Cathedral
  • 5:30 pm Greek Dancing performance by The Ellinopedia
  • 6:00 pm Dedication Ceremony to honor Chris Theodorou
  • 6:00-11:00 pm Live Greek Music by the Olympus Band
  • 6:30 pm Live Cathedral Tour
  • 6:30 pm Greek Dancing performance by The Asteria
  • 7:00 pm Cooking Demo – Community Center with Father Larry & Presbytera Jenny Legakis making Garithes me Rizi (Shrimp with Rice)
  • 7:30 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Olympians
  • 8:00 pm Greek Language & Cultural Presentation – Community Center – “History of Greeks in Toledo” by Joyce Anagnos
  • 9:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Hellenic Dancers

Saturday
September 8th

Olympus Band

Hours:  2:00 pm – Midnight
Admission: $6
Children 12 and under free with parent

 

  • 3:30 pm Live Cathedral Tour
  • 4:00 pm Greek Language & Cultural Presentation – Community Center – “Learning Modern Greek Made Easy” by Dawn Anagnos , Greek School Director
  • 4:30 pm Greek Dancing performance by The Ellinopedia & The Asteria
  • 5:00 pm Live Cathedral Tour
  • 5:00-11:00 pm Live Greek Music by the Olympus Band
  • 6:00 pm Cooking Demo – Community Center with Steven & Penny Jenkins – “My Feta Fetish” (Creative uses of Feta)
  • 7:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Olympians
  • 7:30 pm Live Cathedral Tour
  • 8:30 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Hellenic Dancers
  • 9:00 pm Alumni Dance

Sunday
September 9th

Olympus Band

Hours:  Noon – 7:00pm
Family Day! – Admission: $3
Children 12 and under free with parent

 

  • 1:00-7:00 pm Live Greek Music by the Olympus Band
  • 1:30 pm Greek Language & Culture Presentation – The Cathedral – “How the Divine Liturgy Engages Your 5 Senses” by David Mynihan, M.Div. Holy Cross Seminary
  • 2:00 pm Greek Dancing performance by The Ellinopeda
  • 2:30 pm Cooking Demo – Community Center with Philip & Linda Dionyssiou making Fasolia me Saltsa (Green Beans with Sauce)
  • 3:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Asteria
  • 3:30 pm Live Cathedral Tour
  • 3:30 pm Greek Language & Culture Presentation – “Learning Modern Greek Made Easy” by Dawn Anagnos, Greek School Director
  • 4:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Olympians
  • 4:30 pm Cooking Demo – Community Center with Gene & Fotini Haberman making Halva (Farina & Nut Dessert)
  • 5:00 pm Greek Dancing Performance by The Hellenic Dancers