St. Demetrios (Elmhurst) Taste of Greece Festival (2018)

Date of event: 
June 15, 16 and 17
Location of event: 
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, Elmhurst
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St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox church in Elmhurst hosted its annual Taste of Greece festival June 15 thru 17 where guests enjoyed great food, drink, music, dancing and fun for the kids'

Family and friends enjoyed popular rock band 7th Heaven Friday night and great live entertainment throughout the weekend.

Authentic Greek food items included souvlaki, pastichio, gyros, moussaka, rotisserie chicken and more.

Greek sweets include baklava, kourambiedes, loukoumades, diples frappe coffee and other popular items.

Oak Lawn Greek Fest (2018)

Date of event: 
June 15, 16 and 17
Location of event: 
St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Oak Lawn

St. Nicholas in Oak Lawn hosted its annual Greek Fest June 15 thru 17 where friends and visitors enjoyed great food and drink, music, dancing, fun for the kids and much more.

Popular food items included Grilled Souvlaki, Gyros, Pastitsio, Grecian Chicken, Spinach Pie (Spanakopita) and other delicacies.

Guests also enjoyed American & Greek Coffee, Frozen Caramel Frappe and classic Greek pastries including Baklava, Loukoumades, Diples and more.

Lincoln Park Greek Fest, Chicago (2018)

Date of event: 
June 1,2 & 3
Location of event: 
St George Greek Orthodox Church, Chicago

The Lincoln Park Greek Fest served up some genuine Greek spirit with their annual 3 day festival featuring delicious food, music, drinks, dancing and fun for the kids!

Guests enjoyed "filoxenia," a term describing the kind of Grecian hospitality that is synonymous with the Greek culture. St. George Greek Orthodox Church was happy to again open their hearts and kitchen to everyone looking to "Go Greek for the weekend."