The 23d Annual Greater Dayton Lebanese Festival
sponsored by St Ignatius of Antioch Maronite Catholic Church in partnership with Miami Township
will be held on the church grounds, 5915 Springboro Pike (Ohio State Route 741) on
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 6 pm to 11 pm
Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 11 am to 11 pm
Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 11 am to 6 pm
The festival will feature Middle Eastern dancing and entertainment, cultural displays, crafts booths and amusement rides for all ages.
Authentic hand-made Lebanese foods will be available for sale including Kibbee, Kafta, Beef and Chicken Shawarma (“Lebanese gyro”), Tabouli and Salata salads (Middle Eastern Salads), stuffed grape leaves, hummus dip, homemade Middle Eastern mountain bread with zhatar seasoning; and fresh Lebanese pastries (e.g., baklawa, ghraybeh, nammuoora).
SUNDAY, AUGUST 28 AT 10 AM
Father Guy-Raymond Sarkis, our pastor, will celebrate the Maronite Catholic Mass which includes the ancient Eucharistic prayer in Aramaic, the language spoken by Christ. All are welcome to attend.
If you would like to be a vendor, we’d love to have you! Click here for a vendor application!
DIRECTIONS TO THE FESTIVAL
St. Ignatius is located at 5915 Springboro Pike (Route 741), Miami Township (Dayton), Ohio, about one-quarter mile south of the intersection of Route 741 and Alex-Bell Road. Walgreens is next door and Meijer’s is across the road.
From I-75 southbound: Take Exit 50-B (Route 741), then go south on Route 741 for about six minutes.
From I-75 northbound: take Exit 44 (Route 725), turn right at bottom of exit ramp, follow to Route 741 and turn left (north) for about 3 minutes.
- FREE PARKING ON THE CHURCH SITE - – PLEASE DO NOT PARK AT WALGREENS -
THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR 2015 LEBANESE FESTIVAL SPONSORS!