37th Annual Greek Fest held this weekend

Bring can, get $1 off admission ticket

ORLANDO, Fla. – It's all Greek in Central Florida this weekend. 

From the live music, authentic food, performances from three different dance troupes, the feel of Greece is alive in Central Florida.

The 37th annual Greek Fest at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Maitland is in full swing November 7, 8 and 9. 

There is a wide assortment of food, desserts and drinks.

Some favorites include pastitsio (Greek lasagna), Saganaki (flaming cheese), gyros, baklava and more.

Wine, beer and frozen drinks for age-appropriate guests will be served.

If you'd like to learn about the Orthodox faith, church tours are offered throughout the weekend.

There is also a dance floor where children can learn Greek dances in between professional performances.

Admission tickets are only $3.

Children 12 and under get in free.

Holy Trinity is partnering with The Ephraim Project this year - an organization that provides weekly hot dinners to homeless families in downtown Orlando.

If you bring a can of food for the organization, $1 will be taken off the admission.

There is preferred parking at the church, located at 1217 Trinity Woods Lane, for $5, and there are shuttles to drive guests, so they can park free.

The family-friendly festival opens at 4 p.m. on Friday, runs from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday, and on Sunday, hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

You'll notice signage close by, and you can also view a map on the Orlando Greek Fest Website at http://www.orlandogreekfest.com.