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Opa! If you’re in the mood for fabulous homemade Greek food, delicious Greek pastries, and live Greek music and dancing, then come to the 58th Annual Pasadena GreekFest at Saint Anthony Greek Orthodox Church Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Sept. 23, 24, and 25. The church is located at 778 S. Rosemead Blvd., Pasadena.
Pasadena GreekFest hours are from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Sept. 23 and noon to 10 p.m. on Sept. 24 and 25.
Admission is $4 for adults, and children under 12 are free. Those who register online by using promo code EARLYPAY pay only $2 for tickets at the entrance.
Highlights of the festivities include savory Greek food served hot from the grill, mouth-watering Greek pastries, cooking demonstrations, enticing exhibits, live entertainment by the Greek band The Olympians, and Greek dancing, including hourly lessons. In addition, The Pasadena GreekFest boasts two full party tents stocked with Greek and domestic beers, a full bar with Greek wine and spirits, several big screen televisions for sports fans, and a kids zone with games to keep children of all ages engaged for hours.
“The Pasadena GreekFest is like being on a Greek Island for the day with the sights, sounds, and smells of everything Greek from great food and great entertainment to great people and great fun,” said festival organizer Niko Papadoupoulos.
The Pasadena GreekFest is an annual event hosted by Saint Anthony’s Greek Orthodox Church. The event brings together thousands of visitors from the Greater Los Angeles area to a weekend pageantry celebrating all things Greek. Proceeds benefit educational, spiritual, and community outreach programs supported by Saint Anthony’s Greek Orthodox Church.
For ticket information, or to obtain additional information regarding the event, phone
626-449-6943, or visit the official website of the festival at http://www.pasadenagreekfest.org/.