Greek Jewish Festival
May 15 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Join the Greek Jewish Festival and celebrate the unique Romaniote and Sephardic heritage of the Jews of Greece, Experience authentic kosher Greek foods and homemade Greek pastries, traditional Greek dancing with live Greek, Sephardic, and Israeli music, an outdoor marketplace full of vendors, arts and educational activities for kids, and much more.
Enjoy performances from Elias Ladino Ensemble (Ladino Sephardic music), Greek American Folklore Society (Greek folk dance performance in traditional outfits with lessons for the public), Noga Group featuring Avram Pengas (Greek, Israeli, Sephardic, Mediterranean), Layla Isis (master bellydancer), Scott Wilson and Effendi (Turkish and Middle Eastern music), Pontic Firebird (music from the region of Pontus, on the shores of the Black Sea and in the Pontic Mountains of northeastern Anatolia).
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