Who We Are

About Us

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The Greek Orthodox Folk Dance Festival Ministry is dedicated, through Orthodox Christian Fellowship and committed leadership, to promoting, encouraging and perpetuating the Orthodoz faith, Greek heritage and culture among individuals, families and communities by expressing it through folk dance, folk art, music and language.

Events

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At FDF we take pride in creating an overall experience for our attendees. From Workshops to Kids Events to Glendia and the Sunday Awards Banquet. More information on onsite events at FDF is coming soon!

Diakonia

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Diakonia is a service or ministry for Christ and His Church, and that is exactly what the dedicated parishioners within our Metropolis undertake through Diakonia projects. Explore the amazing service and community outreach that has taken place throughout our Metropolis, and learn how you can be involved today!

Contact Us

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Have a question? Have a suggestions? Need to get ahold of someone with Registration or Competition or general email? All your answers are here.

Upcoming Events

14
February

FDF 2019

All Day
@ Ontario Convention Center
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Key Deadline Dates

Early Registration

Ends 12/20/18 

Dance and Choral Group Roster

TBD – submission via email to competition@yourfdf.org 

Online Registration

Ends 1/15/19 

Group Roster Signed (by your Parish Priest)

TBD

Dance and Choral Performance Form

TBD – submission via email to competition@yourfdf.org

Costume Form

TBD

  • Psalm 149:3

    "Let them praise His name with the dance; Let them sing praises to Him with the timbrel and harp."

    -Psalm 149:3

  • Psalm 150

    "Praise Him With Timbrel And Dance, Praise Him With Strings And Flute"

    -Psalm 150

  • Psalm 30:11

    " You have turned for me my mourning into dancing; You have put off my sackcloth and clothed me with gladness"

    -Psalm 30:11




2 weeks ago
DIKONIA PROJECT

The Diakona Project encourages dance and choral groups to serve others and to participate in giving back to your communities. For several years, groups have shared their stories with FDF about how ... See more

This is "DIKONIA PROJECT" by Your FDF on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

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3 weeks ago
Participant Registration - Your FDF

Registration for FDF 2019 is now open! Click here for more information: http://www.yourfdf.org/pages/participant-registration/

While all registration packages will be available onsite, ... See more

Every attendee must register in order to take part in the weekend festivities. Packages range from Full Package (With or Without Meals) to individual Day or Night Passes. ALL Dancers, Choral ... See more

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1 month ago
Scholarships - Your FDF

Don't forget - Letters of recommendation for #FDF2019 scholarships are due December 30, 2018. Participants must be between senior year of high school - junior year of college. Learn about the ... See more

FDF is dedicated to helping our young dancers of Orthodox Christian Faith and Greek dance culture to further their education. The FDF Scholarships are given to outstanding individuals that are ... See more

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1 month ago

CALLING ALL FDF 2019 PARTICIPANTS:
FDF 2019 needs YOU to lead us in singing the U.S. National Anthem and Greek National Anthem at the Opening Ceremony!
If you are interested in singing either anthem, ... See more

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1 month ago
FDF Northern California Dance Symposium

Mark your calendar for the FDF Northern California Dance Symposium on Saturday, October 27th, 12:00 - 5:00 PM at the Ascension Cathedral in Oakland, CA! This is an opportunity to learn and grow ... See more

FDF Northern California Dance Symposium Featuring Dr. Christos Papakostas Saturday, October 27th @ 12:00 PM at the Ascension Cathedral Oakland California Please join us for a unique opportunity in ... See more

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2 months ago

[Reminder] There will be a FDF Open Forum tomorrow, October 14th at 6:00 pm at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Long Beach. Come by and talk all things FDF! Participants from all parishes are ... See more

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2 months ago

[Reminder] There is a FDF Open Forum tomorrow, October 8th at St Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Seattle! Join us at 7:00 pm and bring your questions about FDF!

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2 months ago

Is your dance and/or choral group planning to work on a Diakonia Project this year? http://www.yourfdf.org/pages/diakonia-project-competition/

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2 months ago
FDF Northern California Dance Symposium

Join the FDF Northern California Dance Symposium, featuring Dr. Christos Papakostas, on October 27th, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm! Dr. Papakostas will be teaching dances from Epirus, Thessalia, Drama and ... See more

FDF Northern California Dance Symposium Featuring Dr. Christos Papakostas Saturday, October 27th @ 12:00 PM at the Ascension Cathedral Oakland California Please join us for a unique opportunity in ... See more

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2 months ago

Don't miss next week's FDF Open Forum on October 8th in Seattle! Join us at 7:00 pm at St Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church. Can't wait to see you there!

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