Big Greek Food Fest of Niles (2018)

Date of event: 
July 13, 14 & 15
Location of event: 
St. Haralambos Greek Orthodox Church, Niles
Big Greek Food Fest of Niles, 2018

Each year in July, Holy Taxiarhai and St Haralambos Greek Orthodox Church presents the Big Greek Food Fest of Niles.

Once again, thousands flocked to the biggest festival in Niles for authentic Greek food including souvlaki, gyros, roasted lamb, pastichio, dolmades, Grecian chicken and more.

Visitors also enjoyed Greek pastries, imported Greek wines, Greek taverna, cooking classes, live music, festival dancers, kids corner, crafts, face painting and more.

Free parking and ATM also available.

St. Sophia Greek Festival (2018)

Date of event: 
June 13, 14 & 15
Location of event: 
St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church, Elgin
St. Sophia 40th annual Greek Festival - Elgin

St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church in Elgin hosted its 40th annual Greek Fest where guests enjoyed great food, dancing, entertainment, kids games and more.

Happy visitors indulged in authentic Greek food including gyros, souvlaki, athenian chicken, moussaka, pastichio, greek-style fries and more. Greek pastries included baklava, diples, loukoumades and other favorites. The Kafenio served up Greek coffee, frappes, ice cream sundaes and more.

Shoppers also browsed the air-conditioned exhibitor hall where vendors displayed various items for purchase.

And of course, the drive-thru was busy all weekend serving area visitors with delicious Greek fest food items.

St. Nectarios Greek Fest - Palatine (2018)

Date of event: 
June 22, 23 and 24
Location of event: 
St. Nectarios Greek Orthodox Church, Palatine
St. Nectarios Greek Fest Palatine 2018

Saint Nectarios in Palatine presented its annual Greek Fest where huge crowds enjoyed authentic Greek food, drinks at the Taverna, music, dancing and fun for the kids.

Guests enjoyed delicious Greek chicken, flaming greek cheese (OPA)! plus gyros, souvlaki, pastichio, spanakopita, loukaniko and much more, including Greek coffee, frappe and ice cream!

Visitors enjoyed shopping at The Plaka and also indulged in delicious Greek pastries and desserts, including St. Nectarios' world famous Loukoumades!

The drive-thru was also a huge success serving thousands in the community with food fest favorites.

This event photo gallery was sponsored by Concorde Banquets — renowned for its beautifully private setting, elegant ballrooms and outstanding weddings and other special events for up to 800 people.