Enjoy music, gyros, baklava and more at the annual St. Nicholas Greek Festival


NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — It’s that time of year again! The St. Nicholas Greek Festival is back with fun for the whole family.

Friday through Sunday, May 18-20, enjoy traditional Greek music, dancing, food and more. Festival spokesman Basile said preparations are underway all week to get ready to feed the large crowds.

Festival hours are May 18 and 19 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and May 20 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. There is a one-time fee of $3 or you can use the drive-through option to just pick up food and desserts.

Church tours are also available during the festival. For more details on them and other festival events, click here.

The festival started in 1992. According to its website, around 15,000 people attend every year. Proceeds benefit the church and local charities.

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