Saints Peter and Paul Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church, in Potomac, Maryland, will host its 30th annual Middle Eastern Bazaar and Food Festival the weekend of September 20-22.
Middle Eastern delicacies on the menu will include grilled lamb, kibbe, tabouleh, hommus, gyros, falafel, spinach pies, sheikh el mahshi, baklava and a variety of other traditional dishes. Both dine-in and carry-out food and pastries will be available for sale. The bazaar will feature live Arabic music on Saturday evening until 10:30; raffles; jewelry booths; international groceries; religious items; and children’s activities, as well. Tours of the Byzantine-style church are provided, for those interested.
Saints Peter and Paul Antiochian Orthodox Church is located at 10620 River Road in Potomac, Maryland, about one mile north of Falls Road. The hours of operation for Friday and Saturday are 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. On Sunday, the bazaar will be open from noon to 4 p.m. The church phone number is (301) 765-9188 and the web site address is http://www.peterpaul.net.