Saint Demetrios Lincoln Square Greek Fest (2018) - Chicago

Date of event: 
July 27, 28 and 29
Location of event: 
Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, Chicago
Saint Demetrios Lincoln Square Greek Fest in Chicago

St. Demetrios in Chicago hosted its 69th annual Greek Fest featuring great food and drink, live music, dancing, family games, kiddie rides and more!

Known as “Chicago’s Greekfest,” St. Demetrios was happy to serve the community with authentic Greek food including Souvlaki, Chicken, Lamb, Pastichio, Gyros, Saganaki and other favorites.

Pastries and other delicacies included kourambiedes (white sugar cookies), baklava, galaktobouriko and St. Demetrios' world famous Loukoumades!

Imported and domestic beverages were served at The Taverna while The Kafenio offered Greek coffee, frappe and more.

This event photo gallery was sponsored by Empress Banquets — providing the Chicagoland area with exceptional banquets for 35 years. The Empress can accommodate elegant weddings and other special events for up to 700 people.

Glenview Greek Fest (2018)

Date of event: 
July 21 & 22
Location of event: 
Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church, Glenview
Glenview Greek Fest at Saints Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church

Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church hosted its annual festival where hundreds of guests enjoyed authentic Greek food, live music, drinks, dancing and more.

Popular food items included pork souvlaki, grilled octopus, athenian chicken, gyros, greek sausage (loukaniko), spanakopita and more.

Guests also enjoyed a variety of Greek pastries and other sweet treats including loukoumades, baklava and Homer's famous ice cream!

This event photo gallery was sponsored by Union Ale Houseserving great food and drink in a friendly, casual setting. The family owned eatery is Prospect Height's favorite place to enjoy appetizers, burgers, wraps, bbq ribs and great daily specials. Drink specials also available every day!

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.