Access Winnipeg has been out and about covering the two week festival of Folklorama. It is the largest cultural gathering in North America and a top tourist attraction.
We got to see Zorba’s Dance and a Greek wedding as the Greek pavilion showed just how to party.
More picture and more pavilions to come!
Official Pavliion Information:
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church | 2255 Grant Ave. (Located @ Shaftesbury & Grant)
Fort Garry/River Heights
Kalos orisate and welcome to the Greek Pavilion! Scale the heights of Mount Olympus and sample life as an ancient Greek god. Join us as we celebrate Olympus and all the treasures that have sprung from this captivating site. The Kefi Dancers of Manitoba will entertain you in the newly renovated main hall of the Hellenic Greek Orthodox Church. Feast on freshly prepared, authentic souvlaki, gyros, spanakopita, Greek salad and lemon potatoes, paired with Greek wines and beers imported especially for our pavilion. Learn how to write your name in Greek and how our ancient myths still permeate modern culture. OPA!