SOURCE: Field Restaurants

Field Restaurants

February 27, 2012 11:57 ET

My Big Fat Greek Restaurant Again Catering Sundance "Film Forward Series" Reception in Tucson

Event Open to the General Public at the Tucson Museum of Art on Tuesday, February 28

TUCSON, AZ--(Marketwire - Feb 27, 2012) - My Big Fat Greek Restaurant ( will be catering the Sundance Film Forward Series Reception in Tucson from 5 to 6:45 on Tuesday, February 28th.

The Loft Cinema and the Tucson Pima Arts Council are presenting this special event, which will be open to the general public, at the Tucson Museum of Art, 140 North Main Avenue, Tucson. Film Forward 2012: Advancing Cultural Dialogue will feature free screenings, filmmaker Q&As and workshops at The Loft Cinema and selected venues throughout Southern Arizona, February 27th - February 29th.

"I am sure that this Sundance Film Forward Series will once again be bringing world class film talent and entertainment to Tucson," stated Field Restaurant CEO and Owner Ryan Field. "My Big Fat Greek Restaurant is proud to be involved by catering the reception at the Tucson Museum of Art. People should prepare themselves to not only see some amazing filmmaking this week, but also to sample some of our excellent Greek cuisine!"

Tucson was selected as one of three U.S. cities to host this cultural initiative, with The Loft Cinema being the presenting venue.

The high energy My Big Fat Greek Restaurant dining experience provides a mixture of new age and modern Greek music with lots of Greek dancing, fire blowing and plate breaking (an old Greek tradition), with occasional live entertainment. The staff will provide catering for luncheons, meetings, and weddings. The restaurant is open from 11am-9pm Sunday - Thursday and 11am-10pm Fridays and Saturdays.

The My Big Fat Greek Restaurant menu highlights Mediterranean dishes, wood fired pizzas and a delightful kids menu. Diners can savor such dishes as the lamb chops served with lemon roasted potatoes or a gyro with cucumber yogurt sauce (tzatziki) and fresh pita. Appetizers include Flaming Saganaki flambéed table side or a Spanakopita, a spinach pie stuffed with spinach, feta and herbs. Innovative cocktails and an array of popular wine selections from Greece and desserts such as Baklava Cheesecake are also featured.

Field Restaurants owns a number of restaurants, including My Big Fat Greek Restaurants in Tucson, AZ, Sierra Vista, AZ, Colorado Springs, CO and Olathe, KS, as well as Mays Counter in Tucson, AZ, and Taverna Greek Grill restaurants in a number of states.

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