Grecian Festival Set for This Weekend in Vestal
The 46th Annual Grecian Festival is set for this Thursday, May 30 through Sunday June 2 at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation, One Hellenic Center, 4121 O'Hara Drive in Vestal. The event runs rain or shine under the big tent. Hours are Thursday through Saturday from Noon to 9:30 P.M and on Sunday from Noon to 5 PM.
As always there will be plenty of entertainment and delicious Greek specialties. Gyro, Souvlaki, Greek Salad, Mousaka, Pastichio and Spanakopita will be featured. The always popular Lamb Dinner will be served on Sunday only. For the sweet tooth and dessert... favorites include Baklava, Diples, Dolmades and the always delicious Honey Puffs.
In addition to the featured food there will be Greek music and dancing, a gift booth, jewelry, religious items for purchase and special performances from the Hellenic Dancers. There will also be raffles. Admission is free.
Parking is available on the church grounds. In addition shuttle service will be available from the NYSEG parking lot on Friday from 6-9:30 PM, Saturday from 2-9:30 PM and on Sunday from 1-5 PM. Find out more about this year's Grecian Festival on Wednesday morning at 8:35 when special guests join Roger Neel on News Radio 1290 WNBF to discuss this year's celebration.