Greek Fest 2012

Jul 13, 2012 11:00am - 1:00pm
Jul 13, 2012 5:00pm - 11:00pm
Jul 14, 2012 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Jul 15, 2012 12:00pm - 10:00pm

St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church
525 Church Rd. (Rt 31 & I-90)
Elgin, IL

Sophia Church will present it's 34th Annual Summer 'Greek Fest' the weekend of July 13th.   
Greek Fest is open to the public:  admission is $2.00.    

The Festival Schedule:   
    Friday ~  Open for lunch from 11:00am to 1:00pm ~ faxed in emailed in orders for pick up are available at Greek Food 2
        NOTE: rides are not open during Friday lunch (11am to 1pm)
        Open again for Dinner from 5:00pm to 11:00pm

    Saturday ~ Open from 12:00pm to 11:00pm
          Entertainment:  3pm to 5pm ~ 7th Heaven will be at Greek Fest

    Sunday ~ Open 12:00pm to 10:00pm  (Greek Day)
          Entertainment:  DJ Andy Panopoulos will be providing traditional and modern Greek music during the day and evening

Unlimited rides from 12:00-5:00 on Saturday and Sunday for $15.00!  

As you enjoy the music and entertainment Friday and Saturday evenings, age appropriate adults can enjoy the full bar.

St. Sophia's Agape Dance Troupe will also be performing traditional Greek dances in full costume all weekend as well.  

Wonderful authentic Greek Cuisine dinner dishes such as Gyros, Grecian Chicken, Souvlaki (shish-ka-bob), Mousaka, Pastitsio,
We will also serve Saganaki (flaming cheese, OPA!), and Greek Fries, Fried Calamari, and Greek Salad.  
For a sample of a few traditional dishes, one should try the appetizer plate as well.  
For those who prefer American fare, hamburgers (as well as 'Greek' hamburgers), and hot dogs will also be available.  
Please note that this year we will once again be having our DRIVE THRU!  
If you are up for a night in, with some great food, come and enjoy your favorites without having to enter the festival!  
Or, enjoy the festival and come back again the next day for that entre that you didn't have room for the night before!!!

After dinner, please unwind at the Greek Kafenio where many traditional Greek sweets such as baklava and loukoumathes, can be found.  Enjoy a cup of Greek or American coffee, or turn that baklava into an ice cream sundae!  
Let the kids enjoy the games and inflatable rides, (Castle Moonwalk and Super Slide) and including the ever popular Euro-Bungee!

Special features include the
~    Marketplace -  indoors where you can shop the fabulous crafts, beautiful jewelry, books, icons, purses, and other treasures.  
~    Don't forget to also buy your raffle ticket for the Grand Raffle, for a chance to win up to $10,000!

Please contact the church for any additional information at 847-888-2822
or e-mail us through the website: www.St-Sophia.com  (and view the Greek Fest tab)  

We look forward to having you join us!


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