Assumption Greek Orthodox Church

St. Louis County Greekfest



Whether you're of Greek descent or just love ethnic cuisine, our Greek Fest is a lively environment destination in which you can experience the Greek community's deeply rooted traditions and heritage.

Memorial Day Weekend
May 25 - 28, 2018


HOURS
FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY 11 am - 9pm
MONDAY 11 am - 8 pm

"Experience A Taste Of Greece Without The Airfare"

Information

Parking Information

Free shuttle parking is available on the parking lot of Corporate Hill Office Park, located off Des Peres Road on Saturday, Sunday and Monday; and at Gateway Christian Church lot only on Friday.
Air-conditioned shuttle buses will provide transportation to the festival grounds from 10:30 am to 9:30 pm; Friday through Monday.

Please note that only handicap parking will be available on the church lot. There will be a number of signs directing visitors to the shuttle lots.

Directions

From Interstate 270, take the Manchester exit and go west to Des Peres Road. Go north on Des Peres Road to the church. From Highway 40/64, take the Mason Road exit and go south to South Outer Forty. Go east on South Outer Forty, until it turns south to become Des Peres Road. Follow Des Peres Road to the church.

Entertainment



Friday - Saturday - Sunday - Monday
Experience the sounds of Greece with our Live Greek Music at the Taverna outside. Enjoy traditional Greek Music played by an authentic Greek band, and if you are really brave you can dance along!

Friday

6pm - 7:30pm

Saturday-Sunday

12pm - 2pm - 4pm - 5pm - 6:30pm - 8pm

Monday

12pm - 2pm - 4pm

Throughout the event; ethnic music will entertain the crowd, even to the point of dancing. In the Hellenic Center (parish hall), the Kyklos-Hellenic Dance Group will preform traditional Greek folk dances in colorful, authentic costumes. The exciting dance and music troupes strive to preserve, perpetuate and share the dances and music as they were preformed in the villages of Greece many years ago.
Shop our traditional Greek market, where you can find authentic Greek items. Check out the Agora for Jewelry - Groceries - T-shirts - Hats and much, much more!

1pm - 3pm - 5pm - 7pm

We invite you to view the "Newest Art Treasure of St. Louis County." Greek Iconographers in Athens spent over six years hand painting the ceiling murals and side walls with Byzantine-style rendering in the traditional style.

Every Hour on the Hour Over the last 4000 years, Greek culture has evolved from an ancient civilization to a modern 21st- century state. Every hour on the hour watch a movie about our wonderful Greece.