Come out and celebrate culture, cuisine and community at the 57th annual Memphis Greek Festival this Friday and Saturday, May 8th and 9th from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m., rain or shine! Enjoy authentic, homemade Greek food and the beauty and jubilant spirit of Greek music, heritage and culture. This is a true family festival!

The festival offers a variety of entertainment options. The Kostas Kastanis Band will be playing all day both days. Watch traditional dances in authentic costumes by The Athenian Dance Troupe. After the show and throughout the festival you are encouraged to join them on the dance floor! See the finest in Greek wares and discover terrific gifts as you stroll through the marketplace. Tour the beautiful church sanctuary and see the stunning stained glass windows and exquisite Byzantine icons while learning the history. And, of course, enjoy the delicious food in the dining hall, tented marketplace, Tasso Taverna or grab your Creek Cuisine to go. Hit up the drive through! Fresh, yummy Greek food to go!

Located at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church located at 573 N. Highland, Memphis, TN  38122. Admission is $3 for adults and $1 for children (ages 6-11). Bring your canned goods for a discounted rate.  Visit the website or call 901.327.8177 for additional information.

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