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Our 38th Annual Greek Festival

4 Big Days: September 10 to 13, 2015
721 Rahway Avenue Union, New Jersey

Come and enjoy the foods and sounds of Greece at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church’s 38th Annual Greek Festival, September 10 - 13, 2015.

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Indulge in the homemade, authentic Greek food, including moussaka (layered sliced eggplant and ground beef topped with Béchamel cream sauce baked to a golden brown) pastitsio (layered macaroni and ground beef topped with Béchamel Sauce baked to a golden brown), roasted leg of lamb, Youvetsi (Lamb Shank), chicken riganati, as well as souvlaki and gyro.

Appetizers include Greek salad with Feta cheese and olives, tiropites (cheese puffs), spanakopites (spinach puffs), dolmades (stuffed grape leaves) and meatballs. Don’t forget to treat yourself with the homemade, tasty desserts and pastries the festival has to offer! And to complete your taste of Greece, sip Retsina (white Greek wine) or Ouzo, the liqueur of the ancient Gods.

Enjoy the sounds of Greece with live music performed by Fantasia Music featuring Christos Zavolas (vocals) and Mike Stoupakis (bouzouki). Also, authentic Folk dancing, featuring dance groups of all ages.

Saint Demetrios Greek Orthdodox Church Festival - Greek Folk Dancers


Also free Greek folk dancing lessons will be given throughout the festival. Opa!

The Greek Import Boutique will feature a variety of imported goods, jewelry, vases and many other articles from Greece. Additional vendors will be selling hand-made copper and silver work, oil paintings, jewelry, and other items. Also, don’t forget to bring the kids. The festival features rides and games.

The festival is located at 721 Rahway Avenue, Union, NJ.

Admission is $1 and parking is free. Come rain or shine under the tents!



Thursday September 10 6 pm - Midnight
Friday September 11 5 pm - Midnight
Saturday September 12 12 Noon - Midnight
Sunday September 13 12 Noon - 8pm

38th Annual Greek Festival
Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church

Try a Greek Weekend with us . . . you'll love it!!!!
Eat Drink and be Merry under the Tents! Rain or Shine

  • Mageirio (Home Cooking)
  • Greek Taverna
  • Souvlaki/Gyro
  • Pastry Shop "Greek Delight"
  • Rides-Games
  • Boutique-Jewelry
  • Live Entertainment with Fantasia Music featuring Christos Zavolas (Vocals) and Mike Stoupakis (Bouzouki)
  • Folk Dancing
  • Beer-Liquor-Wine-Ouzo
  • Free Parking (Donation: $1.00) 

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