Entertainment

The fabulous Nick Trivelas and his “Night in Athens production is back again this year by popular demand!

Stars Joanna, singing vocalist and George Antonopoulos bouzouki extraordinaire, will give you the feeling of a taverna in the Plaka of old Athens. Your toe won’t stop tapping to the quaint music and it will surely bring you back all three nights!

 

Traditional Greek Folk Dancing

Let the music play – dance in the spirit with the authentic attired Troupe Adelphia our Hellenic dancers as they entertain youFestival1 again this year with their fine repertoire of over 200 traditional Greek dances from different areas of Greece, Cyprus and Asia Minor.

The live band will be playing and the Hellenic dancers will dance all three days throughout the day and evening. See the Daily Schedules page for the times when our dancers will be performing!

 

Kafenion – Greek Coffee Shoppe
Enjoy the Kafenion where you can savor the exotic Greek coffee and sample the indescribable “Loukoumades”. Other features in the coffee shop are tiropitas, spanikopita, pastries, and Greek foods, soft drinks, beer, Greek wine and American coffee. Don’t miss the Greek hors d’oruvres plat available here.

The Marketplace (Plaka)
Stroll through the “Plaka” of various vendors. Booths of gold and silver, linens, Greek videos and tapes, Greek ornaments and plaques, nutcrackers, miniature paintings on lacquer boxes, nesting dolls, Grecian jewelry, bronze statures and icons, silver and turquoise, costume jewelry, Greek grocery store, and much more await your pleasure. There is also a flea market. Shop till your heart is content!

Carnival Playland
Youngsters will be delighted with “Carnival Corner” where they can enjoy face painting and other activities. Lee Dillingham, a local professional artist will be drawing caricatures at the Face Painting booth.

Outside Booths and Activities
Our outdoor booths will offer many Greek favorites that you don’t have to be Greek to love: gyros, sovlaki, tiropitas, Greek fries, Greek sausage on buns, kalamari (crispy fried baby squid Greek style), saganaki, and much more. Also available will be the all-American foods like hot dogs, ice cream and soft drinks.