Experience the vibrancy of Greek culture at the 46th annual St. Luke Greek Affair in Broomall, PA, from September 15-17, 2023. This beloved Philadelphia tradition allows attendees to revel in authentic Greek cuisine, dancing, music, and more on the charming grounds of St. Luke Greek Orthodox Church.
Wander through the festival tents and church hall to discover Greek delicacies like spanakopita, tiropita, dolmathes, gyros, moussaka, and baklava. Visitors can wash it all down with a cold glass of Greek beer or wine. While dining, guests will be serenaded by live Greek music from bands playing bouzouki, lyre, and other traditional instruments.
A highlight of the event is the enthralling performances by Greek dance troupes in ornate costumes. Attendees can watch in awe as the troupes perform ancient styles like the syrtos, kalamatianos, and tsamiko. The dances date back thousands of years, and each region in Greece has its own distinct choreography and costumes. Young children can learn simple Greek dances during interactive sessions.
In addition to food and entertainment, the festival offers enlightening Greek Orthodox church tours explaining the stunning iconography, architecture, and history behind St. Luke’s. Guests can also browse imported jewelry, cookbooks, artwork, and other gift items from vendors. With ample free parking and family-friendly activities, the St. Luke Greek Affair provides a taste of the Mediterranean without the transatlantic flight.
Festival goers can join September 15-17, 2023, to experience Hellenic culture through cuisine, dance, music, and faith at this time-honored tradition. Opa!
St. Luke Greek Affair 2023
September 15-17, 2023
St. Luke Greek Orthodox Church
35 N. Malin Rd., Broomall, PA
Fri: 4 pm – 10 pm
Sat: 11 am – 10 pm
Sun: 12 pm – 8 pm
Dance Performance Schedule:
Fri 9/15 – Ellinakia 7 pm, Olympians 7:30 pm
Sat 9/16 – Ellinakia 6:30 pm, Olympians 7 pm
Sun 9/17 – Ellinakia 4:30 pm, Olympians 5 pm