American English at St. Demetrios Taste of Greece Festival (2017)

Date of event: 
Fri June 16
Location of event: 
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, Elmhurst
This gallery sponsored by Omega Restaurant in Schaumburg and Downers Grove

St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church hosted its annual three day fest while celebrating 50 years as a congregation.

The annual Taste of Greece Fest featured great food, music, dancing and live entertainment including a fun performance by American English, everyone's favorite Beatles tribute band.

Guests also enjoyed delicious pastries and desserts plus wine and beer at the taverna. St. Demetrios is proud to celebrate 50 years in Elmhurst and looks forward to celebrating with the community again!

This event photo gallery was sponsored by Omega Pancake House — in Schaumburg and Downers Grove.

Greek Fest Oak Lawn (2017)

Date of event: 
June 16, 17 and 18
Location of event: 
St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Oak Lawn
St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Oak Lawn

St. Nicholas in Oak Lawn hosted its annual Greek Fest June 16 thru 18 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.

This event photo gallery was sponsored by Billy Boys Restaurant — Oak Lawn's favorite place for great bbq ribs, burgers, gyros, hot dogs, wraps and more.

Melina Aslanidou Concert at Concorde Banquets

Date of event: 
Fri June 9, 2017
Location of event: 
Concorde Banquets, Kildeer
Melina Aslanidou Concert at Concorde Banquets in Kildeer

Greek pop singer Melina Aslanidou entertained guests at the beautiful Concorde Banquets with a dazzling performance that showcased her many hits.

Giorgos Lianos opened the fun with an exciting set that led into a long and dynamic performance by Melina and team.

Melina performed hits from her debut "To Perasma" and her great follow up record "Pehnidi Einai" which solidified her reputation as a contemporary Greek singer in the "laiko" genre.

Concorde Banquets thanks everyone for a wonderful night of music and fun and looks forward to other special events in the future.