Sahtein Sydney - Lebanese Food & Cultural Festival
Cancelled due to COVID-19
Saturday March 28 - Twillight session 5pm -10pm
Sunday March 29 - 10am - 5pm
For the first time in Sydney, Phoenicia Events Co. is thrilled to showcase the rich culture, food and traditions of Lebanon. An ode to thousands of years of culture, Sahtein Sydney nods to the deeply rooted, incomparable history that started centuries ago with the Phoenicians.
The Event is a celebration of food, culture and hospitality, with a handpicked selection of some of the best food operators in Sydney. You'll get to sample modern and traditional food, meet some new kids on the block and immerse yourself in the amazing cultural activities planned that will have you dancing to the drums!
- Food samples from local icons
- A traditional souk-style marquee
- Lebanese costume dress up booths
- A backgammon cafe
- Coffee cup reading
- A moustache competition
- Entertainment acts - those famous Lebanese drums will be there!
- Live music
- Kid-friendly activities
- VIP Marquee: “Cedars House”
- A timeline booth & more!
Whether you are Lebanese or Middle Eastern or neither, the connections we share, simply by being human, are celebrated through individual traditions, or in this case, through culturally unique food. The Lebanese hospitality invites you to establish a relationship over entertainment and food.
Sahtein Sydney 2020 is part of Parramatta Park's Crescent Summer Series.