Photos: Greek Festival in New Orleans

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- The New Orleans Hellenic Dancers perform traditional Greek dances as people gather inside and out of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for its 41st annual Greek Festival in New Orleans, La. Saturday, May 24, 2014. Food, music, cooking demonstrations and tours of the church were part of the festival. The congregation was also celebrating its 150th anniversary, making it the oldest Greek Orthodox church in both North and South America.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- Kostas Kastanis plays the bouzouki as people gather inside and out of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for its 41st annual Greek Festival in New Orleans, La. Saturday, May 24, 2014. Food, music, cooking demonstrations and tours of the church were part of the festival. The congregation was also celebrating its 150th anniversary, making it the oldest Greek Orthodox church in both North and South America.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ--A man samples some Greek dishes including pastitsos, a type of lasagna, and domades, which are stuffed grape leaves, as people gather inside and out of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for its 41st annual Greek Festival in New Orleans, La. Saturday, May 24, 2014. Food, music, cooking demonstrations and tours of the church were part of the festival. The congregation was also celebrating its 150th anniversary, making it the oldest Greek Orthodox church in both North and South America.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- The New Orleans Hellenic Dancers perform traditional Greek dances as people gather inside and out of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for its 41st annual Greek Festival in New Orleans, La. Saturday, May 24, 2014. Food, music, cooking demonstrations and tours of the church were part of the festival. The congregation was also celebrating its 150th anniversary, making it the oldest Greek Orthodox church in both North and South America.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ--A Greek flag flutters in the breeze along Bayou St. John as people gather inside and out of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for its 41st annual Greek Festival in New Orleans, La. Saturday, May 24, 2014. Food, music, cooking demonstrations and tours of the church were part of the festival. The congregation was also celebrating its 150th anniversary, making it the oldest Greek Orthodox church in both North and South America.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ--The New Orleans Hellenic Dancers perform traditional Greek dances as people gather inside and out of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for its 41st annual Greek Festival in New Orleans, La. Saturday, May 24, 2014. Food, music, cooking demonstrations and tours of the church were part of the festival. The congregation was also celebrating its 150th anniversary, making it the oldest Greek Orthodox church in both North and South America.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- Paul Andersson show how to cook calamari and couscous as people gather inside and out of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for its 41st annual Greek Festival in New Orleans, La. Saturday, May 24, 2014. Food, music, cooking demonstrations and tours of the church were part of the festival. The congregation was also celebrating its 150th anniversary, making it the oldest Greek Orthodox church in both North and South America.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ--People gather inside and out of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for its 41st annual Greek Festival in New Orleans, La. Saturday, May 24, 2014. Food, music, cooking demonstrations and tours of the church were part of the festival. The congregation was also celebrating its 150th anniversary, making it the oldest Greek Orthodox church in both North and South America.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- People gather inside and out of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for its 41st annual Greek Festival in New Orleans, La. Saturday, May 24, 2014. Food, music, cooking demonstrations and tours of the church were part of the festival. The congregation was also celebrating its 150th anniversary, making it the oldest Greek Orthodox church in both North and South America.

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