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25th Annual Greek Festival Returns to Ocean City

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OCEAN CITY, Md - If you love Baklava, are craving a Gyro, or want to try that dish called Pastitsio, then check out the Greek Festival! It's is celebrating its 25th year at the Ocean City Convention Center. Sponsored by Saint George's Orthodox Church, the festival offers authentic Greek food, music, dancing, and plenty of other vendors. The event, which normally draws about 10,000 visitors, will be extended this year through Monday.

Event coordinator Sophia Christian says, it's a great time for anyone, whether you have Greek in your blood or not.

"We're bringing culture to Ocean City Maryland. The Greeks love to have a good time, so if somebody knows a Greek, they know they're going to have a good time," she says.

The festival is Friday the 11th, and Saturday the 12th from noon to eleven PM.
Sunday the 13th and Monday the 14th, doors open at noon and close at nine PM.

If you're an OC local or show up before 5pm, you get in FREE!

For a full list of menus and events throughout the weekend, check out their website.

 

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