Celebrated each year at the Charleston Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, the Charleston Greek Festival is full of authentic Greek food, folk dance, live music and traditional celebration.
The food at this years Greek fest will be quite a highlight. One can dine at "Outdoor Grills" for authentic Gyros, Pitas or Whole Chickens, or take it inside for "Taverna Indoor Dinning" which will offer Mousaka, Spanakopita, Mezethaki Plate, Baklava, and Greek Salads.
To quench your thirst at this years 2013 Charleston Greek Festival, enjoy $5 Athenians as well as $5 Greek Festival Souvenir Cup, Bud and Bud Lights. Also, enjoy Greek and American coffee, as well as other non-alchoholic beverages! For more info on the food menu, check out The Greek Fest Menus.
Other highlights at this years Charleston Greek Festival include; a Bouturi wine tasting, church tours, live music, folk dances, and food & pastries. Event tickets are just $5 and Mothers get in for free on Mothers Day! Seniors and Students are $3 per person. Children under 12 are admitted for free, and all active military are admitted for free!
There will be raffle, raffling off a 2 night stay at Wild Dunes Resort that includes a golf foursome. (cart excluded). There will be lots of other prizes throughout the weekend as well! Grand prize drawing to be held on Sunday at 4PM. You do not need to be present to win. Raffle tickets can be purchased at the event or on the web site.
Also, afterwards, continue the festivities at downtown Charleston restaurants and bars for even more fun! After all the heart downtown Charleston, South Carolina is just minutes away form this years Greek Festival!
Here is a taste of Charleston Greek Festival's folk dancing from a past attendee.