The Festival is Here!


The festival is happening on Sat, September 24 from 11am to 7pm and Sun, September 25 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm.

Every year, the Bay Area community can experience the culture and cuisine of Russia, other Slavic regions and other cultures at the St. Nicholas Russian and International Festival.

FOOD: Pique your palate with a host of flavorful ethnic Slavic foods including: pelmeni, piroshki, borsch, shashlyk, beef stroganoff, kasha, blini, and khvorost — then sample a variety of delicious ethnic desserts.

DRINK: Adults can imbibe cold Slavic beers, and taste premium vodka from Russia and Ukraine, as well as over 15 different boutique infusions.

ENTERTAINMENT: All are welcome to take in traditional Slavic music and dance, the classic Russian church bell ringing, and shop for Slavic souvenirs and collectibles.

All proceeds benefit St Nicholas Orthodox Church and its outreach activities in the South Bay community and abroad.