10,000 Expected at Flint’s Mid-Eastern Festival This Weekend
The Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church will be hosting a three day Mid-Eastern Festival this weekend and organizers are expecting close to 10,000 local folks to participate. Since 2008 the festival has doubled in size every year. Here is what to expect if you plan to attend: Authentic Lebanese fare prepared almost entirely from scratch will be served. The menu includes chicken shawarma, hummus, spinach and meat pies, kibbee balls, grape leaves and falafel. Parking is just $3 and all food is available for take out. For more information call (810) 733-1259.