About This Festival
Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church|223 Church Street, Santa Cruz, California , Santa Cruz, CA | Map
From the Organizer
Voted BEST STREET FESTIVAL in Santa Cruz County for many years, the Santa Cruz Greek Festival is one of the most eagerly anticipated community events. Come and enjoy this showcase of authentic Greek food, pastries, spirits, Greek music, folk dancing and more! The festival is located between Cedar and Center Streets, downtown Santa Cruz. Dance to live Greek music performed by The Spartans, a well known Greek band throughout the three-day event. The Greek taverna features imported Greek spirits, wine, and beer, as well as local selections. Greek dancers will be dressed in traditional costumes and performing a variety of folk dances that have been handed down for generations. Bring the family and come live and eat like a Greek for a weekend! FREE admission. The 2018 Santa Cruz Greek Festival will be held Friday — Sunday, September 8, 9, and 10.