Wednesday, August 24, 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, August 22, 2016

Festival Sponsorship Opportunities

Our Sponsors are vital to bringing the Festival to the Anderson area, to become a Festival Sponsor contact Bill Stathakis at or mail in the form.

Note:  Deadline to make our newspaper sponsors' list is August the 31st, 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.
Pete's of Easley


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.
Robert Lee Jones
Twisted Flame

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