Greek Festival returns to Pawtucket this weekend

Greek Festival returns to Pawtucket this weekend

PAWTUCKET – The 86th annual Greek Festival will return to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church, 97 Walcott St., this weekend, Aug. 16-18.

Come partake in Greek cuisine, pastry and coffee, see the Greek Pride Dancers in action, shop at the indoor/outdoor Greek Agora (marketplace), and enjoy fun games and activities for all ages.

Ample free parking is available. The church will also be providing free shuttle bus service from the parking lot on Roosevelt Avenue across from Pawtucket City Hall.

The festival will run from 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 16, noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17, and noon to 9 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18.

For more on the festival, visit www.assumptionri.org/GreekFestRI.