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Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church

2017 Greek Food Festival (Hellenic Glendi) Details for St. Augustine, FL*

Dates and Times

  • Fri: 10/13/2017 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Sat: 10/14/2017 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Sun: 10/15/2017 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Location

  • Francis Field
  • 29 Castillo Drive
  • Augustine, FL 32084
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Greek Festival Description

Greek Festival and Arts & Crafts Fair

Opa! This is the cultural event of the year. Enjoy delicious Greek food and pastries, traditionally-costumed Greek folk dancers, FREE Greek dance lessons, and live Greek music performed by the Hellenic Band all weekend long! Not to mention the Kid's Olympian Village (Kids area) with rides, games, and more! "Shop 'til you drop" with our large selection of vendors!

Greek Entertainment
The Hellenic Band performs live all weekend in the main tent, and the Nisiotes and Asteria Greek dancers demonstrate the rich culture of Greek dance. Visitors can learn the steps and participate.

This family-friendly event includes an outdoor marketplace and a Kids Center offering games, rides and activities. Vendor booths will be set up throughout the Festival, offering jewelry, arts and crafts and more. In addition, a selection of reading material on the Greek Orthodox faith, icons and other unique items will be available for purchase.

Greek Food and Drink
The Greek Festival offers an amazing array of Greek foods, pastries and beverages, including moussaka, dolmades, souvlaki, spanakopita and pastitsio. Many of the dishes are provided by parishioners of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. Families looking for familiar food option for their children will find gyros, hot dogs, and snacks on the kids menu.

A village Kafenio will be set up where visitors can relax and sip a Greek coffee while trying out some favorite Greek pastries from the bakery. In the Taverna, Greek wine, cold beer and Greek lemonade will be available. Other not-to-be missed treats are saganaki (flaming cheese) and a variety of Greek desserts that include baklava and other delicious pastries.

Giving Back
Visitors are encouraged to join the St. Augustine Greek Festival and celebrate its 20th year. A portion of the proceeds will be going to a local not-for-profit.

Admission
Adults are $5.00 and children 14 and under are free. Active-duty military and their immediate families with ID are free.

Sorry, no pets allowed. Registered service dogs are permitted.

*Note: Contact this church or visit their website to confirm their festival's dates, times, and location.

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