Saturday, September 30, 2017

Multi-Cultural Festival October 7th and 8th


     The Orthodox Church of St. Matthew is hosting a Multi Cultural Festival Saturday October 7th rom 11 am to 8 pm and Sunday October 8th from 11:30 to 6:30 pm at their church at 7271 Eden Brook Dr. in Kings Contrivance.  This is the 10th anniversary of this event that draws hundreds of people.

   There is Greek, Slavic, Romanian, Ethiopian, Lebanese and American food.  In addition there is ethnic entertainment and a number of vendors.

Saturday, October 7

12:00  Bailles de Mi Tierra – Mexican music and folk dance
1:00   Misako Ballet Company – Classical ballet and Japanese themed performances
2:00   U.S. Jow Ga Martial Arts – Traditional Southern Style Chinese Lion Dance and Jow Ga Kung Fu Demo
2:30   Hurley School of Irish Dance – Irish Dance Company
4:00   Iniciativa Folclorica Costarricense Folklorica – Traditional Costa Rican dance group
5:00   Tres Amigos+ – Bossa Nova rhythms in Latin and Brazilian
6:00   Krakowiaki Dance Group – Polish folk troupe
7:00   Meki’s Tamure – Polynesian and South Pacific cultural dances
Saturday Afternoon 2-5pm & 6-7PM – Zephyrs and Flora music ensemble will play in the church vestibule

Sunday, October 8

12:00  Kalinka Dance Ensemble of Baltimore – Traditional dances of Russia, Moldova and Finland
12:30  Teelin Irish Dance Company – School of Irish Dance
1:00   St. Nicholas Tamburitzans, Kolo Club Vojvodina, St. Sava Youth Choir – Serbian Orchestra, Dancers and Youth Choir
2:00   Kalinka Dance Ensemble of Baltimore – Traditional dances of Russia, Moldova and Finland
3:00   Carpathia – Folk dances of Eastern Europe
4:00   Arte Flamenco – Authentic Spanish Flamenco dances with live music
5:00   Fugitive Brass Quintet  – Swing jazz

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