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Celebrate Mediterranean Culture at Augusta Spring Greek Festival

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This weekend, the Augusta Greek Festival returns to downtown Augusta, promising a delightful celebration of Mediterranean culture. Held at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, the event spans from Friday to Sunday and features an array of activities and treats. Attendees can savor delicious Greek cuisine, including lamb sandwiches, gyros, and a variety of pastries like chocolate baklava. Beyond the food, the festival offers lively Greek dancing, crafts, and unique gifts such as semi-precious stone jewelry and wood carvings. This event also serves as a significant fundraiser for the church’s community services, including local college scholarships and the Holy Trinity Soup Kitchen.