Thursday, August 18, 2016

2106 Anderson Greek Festival

Festival Hours:  Friday  4:30 pm to 9:30 pm
                            Saturday  11:00 am to 9:00 pm - Dilara 9 pm to 10:30 pm
                            Sunday  11:30 am to 5:30 pm

Located at the Civic Center of Anderson
                      Offering authentic Greek food and pastries all weekend!

Friday  Activites:
       Friday Night:  "BB3" - Live Music from 6 pm to 9 pm
                              Happy Hour: 5 pm to 7 pm, $2 Lite beer
                              Caricaturist on Friday
Saturday  Activites:
        Saturday Morning: The Olympic Car Show to benefit the local Special Olympics
                            The Ellada Band outside on Saturday all day
                                   Greek Folk Dancers of Spartanburg
                     Dance Performance Times: 1:00, 2:00, 4:00, 5:00 & 6:00
                                        Anderson’s Troupe Palamakia

           NEW: The International Taverna with Live Music – Rock, Country & Blues,
                       Inside from 4 pm to 7 pm, drinks will be available
                       Caricatures by BIGhead Cartoons
                      Face Painting on Saturday
           NEW: Elvis Tribute Show, 8 pm to 9 pm
           NEW: Dilara, Middle Eastern Dancer, 9 pm to 10:30 pm

Sunday Activities:
           The Ellada Band – Greek music  & Anderson’s Troupe Palamakia

Children’s Activities: Eddie’s Inflatables and Trackless Train, all weekend
                                       The Kid’s Park at the Civic Center Complex

Yia Yia’s Attic, an indoor yard sale, all weekend
$2 Voluntary Admission Fee

Monday, July 18, 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016

2016 Festival Sponsors to date

2016 Festival Sponsors to date:


Anderson Independent Mail
Springer Mountain Farms

Business Gold

Industrial Bonded Warehouse
In Memory of George John Rozakos
David & Martha Burriss

Olympic Gold

McDougald Funeral Home
AnMed Health
Piedmont Natural Gas
South State Bank
In Memory of James & Despo Stathakis
Entegra Bank
Lawrence & Brownlee
In Memory of Pete & Kleo Stathakis


Peter & Anne Manos
Epps, Nelson, Epps & Perkins
Roylco Industrial
Greg & Jamie Tarasidis
anonymous - DM
Stax's Restaurant. Greenville
In Memory of John Rozakos
First Citizens Bank
In Memory of Lena C. Cox
Rozakos Family, Nick, Ana, John, Anthony, Alexander & George
Bill Stathakis
Lou & Robert Rainey
Bradley Richardson, P.C.


Mowlajko Family and Cosmetic Dentistry
Pita House, Greenville
Sullivan-King Mortuary and Crematory
Upstate Cleaner
Southern Burglar & Fire Alarm Co.
McIntosh, Sherard, Sullivan & Brousseau
Maynard’s Home Furnishings
John & Deanna Palmer & Family
Louis G. Manios
Shane & Stefi Taylor
anonymous - SMK
Rusty & Helen Foxhall
Chris Kapetanakos
Ray Bateman
Piedmont Automotive
George & Margie Marianos
Tom & Aiki Mantekas
Bill & Mena Skenteris
Nick & Patricia Skenteris & Family
Harry & Stella Bobotis
Burriss Insurance Agency 
anonymous - SM
Floral Arts, Ltd.
Nick & Sue Skenteris
John & Anthony Rozakos in memory of their daddy, George Rozakos
A & D Auto Sales
Nick & Despina Demos
Efstration Family
Bradley Richardson, P.C.

Friday, July 8, 2016

2016 Festival, Live Entertainment on Saturday at the International Taverna

Live Entertainment on Saturday at the International Taverna: David Payton... Classic Rock, Country & more   ---   4 pm to 7 pm 

Whiskey, Ouzo & Raki Tasting: Saturday the 17th, 4 pm to 7 pm  (21 of age and up)

Whiskey, Ouzo & Raki Tasting 

Friday, July 1, 2016


Vendor Opportunities

For vendor opportunities contact Bill Stathakis, Festival Chair at

Standard vendor booth:  $200 for the weekend, a 10' X 8' space, non-food vendor

Monday, September 14, 2015

"A Celebration with a Cause" - from the Kitcken

Greek Style Roasted Lamb, Greek Style Baby Back Pork Ribs, Greek Village Salad & Pork Souvlaki , Dolmades ... and more

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Greek-Southern Fusion

Anderson Greek Festival: Home of the Greek Style Baby Back Pork Ribs

photo by Mike Ellis, Anderson Independent Mail