Yia Mas Celebrates Bicentennial of Greek Independence

NEW YORK – Yia Mas founder Kristina Headrick shared the latest on the busy month of March for the wellness brand which is celebrating the bicentennial of Greek Independence with some special events and offers.

Headrick said via email, “March is turning out to be a busy month here at Yia Mas HQ! Firstly, we've taken some time to reflect – with immense gratitude – on how much this project has grown in the last year. The conditions of our global situation gave us a unique opportunity to spend more time on content and to connect with the virtual community. While it may have been at the expense of our ‘normal’ social lives, we're grateful for that silver lining! Thank you for supporting us through the e-shop, sharing our content, and attending workshops. We've been dedicating more time to research and cultural programming and have some very exciting workshops in the pipeline for spring. Keep an eye out!”

Dr. Christos Papakostas, a professor of dance in Greece, “is both one of the most knowledgeable, renowned people in this field, but also such a joy and fun teacher to boot,” Headrick said. “He's guest teaching our March 14 Greek Dance Club, you won't want to miss it!”

Register for the Dance Club online: https://www.yia-mas.com/events/greek-dance-club.

Yia Mas has also partnered with some fellow Greek-American entrepreneurs to create the ultimate kit for celebrating the bicentennial of the start of the Greek Revolution, the Greek Independence "party box” which includes goods from Cartoules Press, Mastiha Bakery, and Cretan Honey. Preorder your Party Box by March 15 to receive it by March 25. The party box is available online: https://mastihabakery.com/collections/order-online/products/200-years-celebration-box-shipping.

PAME PAME pop-up

Pame, πάμε (Let's go!) is a Greek brand popup just in time for March 25th celebrations The popup takes place Saturday-Sunday, March 20-21 at Parmatile, 29-10 14th Street in Astoria, 11 AM-4 PM, among a selection of amazing Greek brands. There will also be coffee and treats!

Note that COVID precautions will be taken, including a temperature check at the door, social distancing measures, hand sanitizing stations, and more. We kindly ask that you mask!


Yia Mas is offering a subscribers' only discount code for 15% off any order over $40 between now and March 25. Use the code "ELEUTHERIA" at checkout! This is for the Yia Mas website only and cannot be used on the Greek Independence Day party box.

More information is available online: https://www.yia-mas.com/.


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