Whenever there are Greeks, today, they dance proudly knowing these dances must be preserved throughout the centuries….for they are the most beautiful expression of Greek history and culture. There will be live performances of Greek Folk dancers throughout our festival by the St. Barbara Youth Dancers!
Orthodoxy proclaims the timeless Christian message of love, forgiveness, kindness and eternal life. We invite you to take advantage of this unique opportunity to be surrounded and uplifted by heavenly images which depicts the life of Christ. Hear more about the Orthodox Christian Faith, view the beautiful and inspiring mosaics, and be in awe of the magnificent dome with a beautiful Pantocrator (Our Lord Jesus Christ) in the center during one of our educational guided Church tours.
Guided Church Tours are every hour on the hour between the hours of 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm and last 20-30 minutes. (Proper Dress Required and Please, No Food or Drink).
Dozens of volunteers enthusiastically staff their booths, creating a welcoming atmosphere. Festival-goers will not want to miss the delicious Greek food. Delectable festival favorites like gyros and moussaka. And no Greek village would be complete without our famous pastries from traditional recipes: baklava, melomakarona, and kataifi are just a few of the sweet treats to delight you.
You will find a wide assortment of Vendors selling unusual art, jewelry and unique items for yourself or for special gift-giving occasions. You will find unique and exceptional items carefully selected and imported from around the world. Stop and discover something wonderful!
Our Country Store, the Bakaliko is stocked with all the traditional Greek specialties for preparing an authentic Greek feast at home! Shop for a variety of specialty foods including Greek olive oil, olives, cheese and that popular “secret” salad dressing! For the gourmet, there is an assortment of pastas, herbs, spices, Greek coffee, grape leaves and dolmathes.
Yiayia’s Attic Treasurers …..Take time to browse through our attic treasures where you will find a great variety of bargains and unusual finds. Doesn’t everyone love a bargain?
Kids, you can fun too with many fun activities in our Kids Adventure Zone! And we know how finicky kids can be about what they eat, so we’ll be serving grilled hot dogs and nachos too! Of course, all their other favorites like popcorn and ice cones will be available too!