St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 93 Zerby Ave., Edwardsville, is holding its 16th annual ethnic food festival from 11 am. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23. The festival will feature homemade potato pancakes, halupki, pierogies, haluski, pagach, pulled pork, goulash and more. A bake sale will offer homemade bread and a large variety of other homemade baked goods. There will be theme baskets, crafts, pic-a-tic and children’s games. Rain or shine under the big tent. Some of the participants, from left, first row, are Christine Adamski, Lucille Dragan, Liz Dutko, Kathy Harmanos, Priest George Volkovinsky, Evelyn Swetts and Bill Kupstas. Second row: Joanne Olejnick, Mary Lou Fedorko, Bill Deletconich, Joe Kaucher, Joe Wozniak and Ed Morgans.