Photos by Marielou Elie Abboud

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Festival el Saydet - 15 August 2004

Wheeling - West Virginia - USA

Revd. Bakhos Chidiac - Pastor

 

The Mahrajan is held annually at Oglebay Park in Wheeling, West Virginia:

Lebanese-American Heritage Festival to Host International Entertainment at 2004 Mahrajan in Wheeling, WV

 

Wheeling, WV. . . Our Lady of Lebanon Church in Wheeling, West Virginia, held its annual Mahrajan on Sunday, August 15 in Oglebay Park at Site 1, Levenson Shelter. This year’s event offers new and continuous entertainment for the thousands of visitors who travel across the country to gather with family and friends to celebrate their rich Lebanese-American heritage.

 

A traditional Maronite Catholic liturgy celebrated by Fr. Bakhos Chidiac, pastor of Our Lady of Lebanon Church, opened the annual event at 10:30 a.m. From noon-7 p.m., traditional Lebanese food was served. A few menu items include: kibbee, lamb shish kabob, stuffed grape leaves, cabbage rolls, tabbouli, hummus, baklava and a large variety of Lebanese pastries.

 

Photos by Marielou Elie Abboud

 

 

 

Photos by Marielou Elie Abboud

 

 

Email: elie@kobayat.org

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