Experience the vibrant sights, sounds, and flavors of Greece without leaving Pennsylvania at the St. George Greek Orthodox Church Annual Greek Festival in Media. For four days every September, the church grounds transform into a lively celebration of Hellenic culture. Attendees can mark their calendars for September 21-24, 2023, and join the festivities as the parishioners host their most cherished event of the year.
Under the expansive white tent and within the charming church hall, visitors will find endless opportunities for fun. Guests can browse the assortment of handmade pastries like baklava dripping with honey and kourabiedes coated in powdered sugar. Attendees can try authentic dishes like pastitsio, a decadent pasta layered with seasoned ground beef and béchamel sauce. Festivalgoers can wash it all down with a cup of bold Greek coffee or a glass of ouzo.
Folk dancers wearing traditional costumes will perform cultural dances like the syrtaki and kalamatianos. Later in the evening, live music fills the air as attendees link arms and join in the dancing. Kids can enjoy free crafts, face painting, and games in the designated children’s area. With ample free parking, it’s an ideal family outing.
As the golden autumn leaves drift by, guests can take in the scents of roasted lamb and hear the rich sounds of bouzouki music. Visitors can chat with church members as they share stories and traditions passed down for generations. Attending the St. George Greek Festival allows people to experience the heartbeat of Greece without ever leaving Pennsylvania.
Festival attendees can join September 21-24, 2023, and discover why the annual event is an unforgettable and beloved tradition. TasteOfGreece.net allows visitors to pre-order pastries, purchase raffle tickets, and more. The church looks forward to sharing its culture and hospitality with all who attend.
St. George Greek Festival “A Taste of Greece”
Dates: September 21-24, 2023
Location: 30 E Forge Rd, Media, PA 19063
Phone: (610) 459-0366
Hours: THU 3pm-9pm, FRI 11am-10pm, SAT 11am-10pm, SUN 11am-9pm