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Birmingham Ethnic Festival

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Members of the Hungarian dancing group Kis Szivek from Detroit perform during the Birmingham Ethnic Festival Sunday on Consaul Street as the aromas of Hungarian specialties fill the air.

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Visitors take in the 40th annual Birmingham Festival, which is billed as ‘‍A Weekend in the Old Country.’

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Jozsef Bakos plays the accordion with his singing partner, Janos Antal, during thefestival. The duo arrived from Szeged, Hungary, to perform in the festival.

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Marton Krajcz, 5, guides his little brother Lorant, 2,away from the dancers before they perform. Marton is a member of the Hungarian dancing group Kis Szivek from Detroit.

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Joe Skaggs of Kentucky and his fiance, Diane Michel of Pataskala, Ohio, visit the Birmingham Cultural Center tent. Every year the couple, who have a long-distance relationship, come to the festival together.

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Members of the Hungarian dancing group Kis Szivek from Detroit wait for their turn to perform.

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From left, The Huszti family from Grosse Pointe, Mich. (Carly, Brianna, Johny, and their dad John, Sr.) walk with drinks and Hungarian food bought from the Hungarian Club of Toledo food booth.

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Blissfield, Mich., siblings Nathan Chappuies and Emily Chappuies pose for their dad.

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