SOURCE: Field Restaurants

Field Restaurants

July 07, 2011 10:54 ET

My Big Fat Greek Restaurant to Cater The Great 2011 Midwest Balloon Fest VIP Tent, Starting Today

New Olathe, Kansas Restaurant Excited to Contribute Excellent Food to Outstanding Event

OLATHE, KS--(Marketwire - Jul 7, 2011) - My Big Fat Greek Restaurant ( is proud to announce it has been selected to cater The Great Midwest Balloon Fest VIP Tent on July 8-11. The restaurant will also have a booth at the festival and encourages all attendees to come by and sample their fresh and delicious fare.

This year the hot air balloon festival will feature 67 balloons, including Special Shape Balloons and Corporate Balloons. The Festival is located at the Great Mall of the Great Plains, Interstate 35 and Exit 215 (151st street) in Olathe, Kansas, a suburb of Kansas City.

"The 2011 Great Midwest Balloon Fest is sure to be an outstanding event," stated Field Restaurant CEO and Owner Ryan Field. "And My Big Fat Greek Restaurant is proud to be involved by catering the VIP reception for all three days. This is just the sort of community minded activity that we like to get involved with. Between all the fantastic balloons and our excellent Greek cuisine, I just know it's going to be a great time."

My Big Fat Greek Restaurant is famous for its delicious Mediterranean dishes, such as lamb chops served with lemon roasted potatoes, a gyro dinner with cucumber yogurt sauce (tzatziki) and fresh pita, as well as wood fired pizzas and a kids menu. Their appetizers include Flaming Saganaki flambéed table side or Spanakopita, a spinach pie stuffed with spinach, feta and herbs. Authentic Greek salad and Avgolemeno soup are other favorites, as are innovative cocktails and an array of popular wine selections, many from Greece. Desserts such as Baklava Cheesecake are prepared daily by the My Big Fat Greek Restaurant executive chef.

Admission is $10 per person and kids 12 and under are free, as is parking. Tickets are good for any of the three days of the Festival and additional information is available at

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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