Experience Armenian Cuisine and Culture at the
Armenian Food Fair & Fest
Come and discover Armenia at the 3rd Annual Armenian Food Fair & Fest Celebrating Armenian Cuisine, Dance and Music
Montebello, CA—The Holy Cross Cathedral Festival Committee is pleased to announce their annual fun-filled festival celebrating authentic Armenian Food, Music and Culture to be held on Saturday, May 22, 2010 from Noon-10 pm at the Holy Cross Cathedral in Montebello, California.
The Festival’s highlights include a rich variety of Armenian Food and live Armenian musical and folk dance performances. Festival attendees will enjoy mouth watering Armenian cuisine and dessert prepared fresh by local Armenian community
chefs. This year's menu will include Beef, Lamb and Chicken Kabobs, vegetarian dishes, and much more. Delicious traditional pastries and desserts will also be available. Armenian coffee and Tahn, a refreshing cold yogurt drink topped with mint leaves will be offered at the refreshment bar. The Festival will also feature a Backgammon Tournament, Bingo, and Kids Fun Zone. There's something for everyone at the 2010 Armenian Food Fair & Fest.
The Culture and Tourism Tent will feature a variety of fascinating aspects of Armenia. The array of events will include exhibitions as well as cooking demonstrations. Many vendors will be on hand to offer festival goers a unique shopping experience at our own Vernissage Bazaar.
Admission to the Armenian Food Fair & Fest is $2 for Adults and Free for Kids 12 and under. Ample Free Parking will be available. The Holy Cross Cathedral is located at 900 West Lincoln Avenue, Montebello, California.
For more information, schedule of performances, activities, and sponsor information, visit the Festival Web site at www.ArmenianFoodFair.com or call (323) 893-9053.
John Bilezikjian to perform at the Armenian Food Fair & Fest 2010
Montebello, CA – John Bilezikjian will perform on the Oud, an ancient Persian stringed instrument at the Armenian Food Fair and Fest on Saturday May 22, 2010. John will perform popular Traditional Armenian Folk music suitable for dancing accompanied by the Hosharian Brothers Band.
John has performed on the Oud for some 55 years and has given concerts and played for heads of state all over the world. He is one of the most popular and important Armenian Folk musicians living in California.
He has 30 CD's available on his web site and through his recording company called Dantz Records www.dantzrecords.com . He will bring some of his CD's for purchase that afternoon. John has recorded or written featured music for some 80 Films and TV shows throughout his career.
Come and dance the afternoon away with this world class musician and entertainer.