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PHOTOS: Let the Greek festivities begin

Greek fest prep

Theodore Paragios of Lynn set up the bar for the Greek Festival at St. George Greek Orthodox Church on Thursday. The festival kicks off on Friday.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

Greek fest prep

Dani Sleiman of Swampscott sets up Greek flags around St. George Greek Orthodox Church in preparation for the Greek Festival this weekend.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

Greek fest prep

Theodore Paragios of Lynn carries part of a table into one of the tents set up for the Greek Festival at St. George Greek Orthodox Church on Thursday.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

Greek fest prep

Elena Kirios of Lynn paints on butter over a layer of filo dough as she prepares galatobouriko for the Greek Festival.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

Greek fest prep

From left, Ellen Argiros of Marblehead, Elena Kirios of Lynn, Julie Stroumbos of Lynn, Zhanna Karasak of Lynn, and Maria Williams of Swampscott layer filo dough with butter and custard to make galaktoboureko in preparation for the Greek Festival which starts on Friday.

Much preparation went into setting up for the The Greek Festival this year. The festival kicks off Friday, Sept. 1. at the St. George Greek Orthodox Church, in Lynn.

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