St. George Greek Festival

The 34th annual St. George Greek Festival in New Port Richey, FL, will feature the Dreamland Amusements carnival Nov. 1-4 with midway rides and games for all ages and favorite fair food, and a cultural celebration Nov. 2-4 with authentic Greek food and beverages, live music, dance and more.

Among the festival’s many delicious Greek food options will be dolmades, baklava and gyros, as well as Greek coffee and Greek beer.

Festival offerings will include a vendor village, pony rides, and lectures and demonstrations by world-renowned iconographer Elias Damianakis at 2 pm daily. On Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm, parents can receive a free Safe Kids Total ID System, courtesy of the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office.

Event admission and parking are free. Unlimited ride wristbands (for riders 36 inches and taller) are $25 on Thursday and $30 Friday – Sunday. Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $25 for 20 tickets, or $50 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. (Rides take 2 or more tickets each.)

Visit the website for coupons for $5 off unlimited ride wristbands, $5 off a 50-ticket Super Saver Family Pack, and $2 off a food purchase of $10 or more.

Carnival hours are 5 to 10 pm Thursday, 5 to 11 pm Friday, noon to 11 pm Saturday, and noon to 9 pm Sunday at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 9426 Little Road. Festival hours are 11 am to 11 pm Friday – Saturday and noon to 9 pm Sunday.

For more information, call Dreamland Amusements at 866-666-3247 or visit http://dreamlandamusements.com/upcoming-events-amusement-carnival/#stgeorge.