The annual Central Georgia Greek Festival got under way Friday at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in downtown Macon.
The festival runs until 10 p.m. Friday and continues from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Members of the church are serving up Greek favorites: Spanikopita, dolmades, chicken souvlaki, pastitsio, gyros and Greek salad. Pastries and other sweets will be available, as well as beer, imported wines, ouzo and coffee. Food costs between $1 and $15.
The festival also highlights Greek culture with shopping, music and dancing.
Tickets will be sold at the festival for a drawing of a $500 prize and five prizes of $100 each.