Glenview Greek Fest (2018)

Date of event: 
July 21 & 22
Location of event: 
Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church, Glenview
Glenview Greek Fest at Saints Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church

Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church hosted its annual festival where hundreds of guests enjoyed authentic Greek food, live music, drinks, dancing and more.

Popular food items included pork souvlaki, grilled octopus, athenian chicken, gyros, greek sausage (loukaniko), spanakopita and more.

Guests also enjoyed a variety of Greek pastries and other sweet treats including loukoumades, baklava and Homer's famous ice cream!

This event photo gallery was sponsored by Union Ale Houseserving great food and drink in a friendly, casual setting. The family owned eatery is Prospect Height's favorite place to enjoy appetizers, burgers, wraps, bbq ribs and great daily specials. Drink specials also available every day!

Big Greek Food Fest of Niles (2018)

Date of event: 
July 13, 14 & 15
Location of event: 
St. Haralambos Greek Orthodox Church, Niles
Big Greek Food Fest of Niles, 2018

Each year in July, Holy Taxiarhai and St Haralambos Greek Orthodox Church presents the Big Greek Food Fest of Niles.

Once again, thousands flocked to the biggest festival in Niles for authentic Greek food including souvlaki, gyros, roasted lamb, pastichio, dolmades, Grecian chicken and more.

Visitors also enjoyed Greek pastries, imported Greek wines, Greek taverna, cooking classes, live music, festival dancers, kids corner, crafts, face painting and more.

Free parking and ATM also available.

St. Sophia Greek Festival (2018)

Date of event: 
June 13, 14 & 15
Location of event: 
St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church, Elgin
St. Sophia 40th annual Greek Festival - Elgin

St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church in Elgin hosted its 40th annual Greek Fest where guests enjoyed great food, dancing, entertainment, kids games and more.

Happy visitors indulged in authentic Greek food including gyros, souvlaki, athenian chicken, moussaka, pastichio, greek-style fries and more. Greek pastries included baklava, diples, loukoumades and other favorites. The Kafenio served up Greek coffee, frappes, ice cream sundaes and more.

Shoppers also browsed the air-conditioned exhibitor hall where vendors displayed various items for purchase.

And of course, the drive-thru was busy all weekend serving area visitors with delicious Greek fest food items.