Wednesday April 27, 2011
Lebanese Food & Cultural Festival
SAINT ELIAS MARONITE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Celebrating 13 Years of Food, Fun and Faith
(No Admission Charge)
FRIDAY, APRIL 29th and SATURDAY, APRIL 30th, 2011
10:00 A.M. - 9:00 P.M.
#1 THE BEIRUT CLASSIC - Deluxe Baked Kibbee Plate
Baked kibbee, grape leaves, spinach pie, rice, green beans (Ioobia), Lebanese Salad, pita bread
#2 DJAJ MISHWI - Grilled Chicken Plate
One-half grilled lemon chicken, rice, green beans (Ioobia), Lebanese Salad, pita bread
#3 Baked Kibbee Plate
Baked kibbee, rice, green beans (Ioobia), Lebanese Salad, pita bread
#4 SIAME - Vegetarian Plate
Two spinach pies, rice, green beans (Ioobia), Lebanese Salad, pita bread
ADVANCE ORDERS ARE NOT NECESSARY FOR TAKE OUTS OR DINING IN AT THE CHURCH.
During the Festival, be sure to visit our
Special exhibits featuring Lebanese artifacts, history and demonstrations
St. Elias Booth
Hats, T-Shirts, Cups, Books, etc.
Father Mitch Pacwa of EWTN
On Saturday, April 30 at 11:00am Fr. Mitch Pacwa will give a 30 minute talk on the
Church in the Middle East inside the St. Elias Church. Immediately following his
talk a church tour will be offered.
Daytime Church Tours
Showcasing the beautiful Stain Glass Windows of St. Elias and our newly renovated interior.
Self-Guided tours 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. both days, except during Saturday Vigil Liturgy 5 - 6 p.m.
Guided tours start on Front Steps of the Church at each top-of-the-hour
beginning at 11:00 a.m. ending at 7:00 p.m.
Traditional Lebanese Dancing by our youth on inside stage
- Friday evening beginning about 6 p.m.
- Saturday afternoon and evening beginning about 12:30 p.m.
Amin Sultan from New York on outside stage in the tent each evening from 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.!
Silent Auction -
Starts Friday night at 5 p.m.
and closes Saturday at 8:30 pm
Shuttle Parking each night 5 - 9 p.m. from UAB Parking Lot 15R on 10th Avenue South next to the Epic School parking lot
Maronite Catholic Church
836 8th Street South
(located near the corner of
University Boulevard and 8th Street South)
Click here for driving directions
Scenes from Past Festivals
Music of Lebanon
Birmingham Visitor Info
More information ......
Scenes from Lebanon