St. George Middle Eastern Food Festival
Saint George Melkite Catholic Church will bring the taste of the Middle East back to Birmingham Sept. 19-21 with its annual Middle Eastern Food Festival. The event will be held at the church, 425 16th Ave. South, Birmingham. Kibbee, falafel sandwiches, meat and spinach pies, rolled grape leaves and more will be served from 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m. each day. Lunch delivery is available in the downtown area with a $75 minimum order. A drive-through service will operate through 7 p.m. each night of the festival. For takeout or delivery, call 492-9621. Visitors will be entertained by Amin and the Sultans Band from New York and the parish’s own folk dancers on Friday and Saturday. Tours of the church will also be available. For more information, visit www.saintgeorgeonline.org.