Florence Greek Festival to feature baked goods and entertainment
FLORENCE, S.C. – The women of Transfiguration of Our Savior Greek Orthodox Church in Florence have been working tirelessly for weeks baking and preparing for the 37th annual Florence Greek Festival, which starts Thursday.
Using traditional Greek family recipes, they have met at the Hellenic Center next to the church to bake more than 1,000 pastries and cookies.
Starting Thursday through Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. festivalgoers will be able to sample the pastries and other foods that have been prepared at the Hellenic Center. On Sunday, food will be served from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.