Festival Fun

Join us at Holy Trinity – St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church for the 45th Annual Staten Island Greek Festival! Started in 1971, the festival brings together people of many cultures in an annual celebration of community spirit. Over 20,000 visitors will be on-hand across two weekends (Sept. 7-9 and Sept. 14-16, 2018) to celebrate a rich history of Hellenic culture with Greek food, music, dancing, raffles, and carnival rides and games.

Cultural appreciation in a carnival atmosphere = FUN!!

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Food

Pita Bread

Take a trip back in time with a taste of the Old World! Greek and American food and drinks, with select items prepared by traditional Greek means.

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Music

Greek Fest 2013

Live music, played on stage every night! Be entertained by traditional Greek dancers dressed in folk costumes, and join in the dancing yourself.

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Rides

Rides

Rides aren’t just for the kids.
People of all ages can spin, fly, and twirl on timeless carnival rides.
Our advice? Hit the rides before you eat!

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Games

Greek Fest 2017

Play classic carnival games and shoot, toss, and throw your way to fun prizes! Stop into the gambling tent to try your luck in any one of our many games of chance.

Schedule

Click below to see what special events are happening each day.

2018 Mega Raffle

Limited tickets, with a 1 in 30 chance to win 20 awesome prizes!

Raffle Prizes
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Festival Map

Not sure what to see first? Here’s what you’ll find in each location.

Gate

Entrance and exit, located on Richmond Avenue

Food Tent

Greek and American dishes, with some prepared by authentic Greek cooks

Souvlaki Express

Need a quick bite? Stop here for a fresh, hot Greek snack

Pastries

Mouthwatering cookies, pies, cakes, and more

Loukoumades

Traditional Greek desserts for the sweet tooths

Kafenio

American and Greek coffees and frappes

Stage

Nightly Greek live music and dancing

Ticket Booth

Purchase your tickets for carnival games and amusement rides here

Amusements/Rides

Take a spin on your favorite carnival rides and games

Gambling Tent

Games of chance with wheels and dice

Mega Raffle

Purchase your mega raffle tickets for a chance at awesome prizes

Church

The center of it all: Holy Trinity-St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church

Community Center

For parish and community functions (closed during Festival)

Yiayia’s Attic

Flea market with toys, books, jewelry, and more

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Memories

View previous festivals and relive some fun.

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