New Orleans Greek Fest 2015

42 Years of Greek Food, Live Music, and Family Fun


Updated Parking Information!

NEW — parking and shuttle will be available from the parking area at the corner of Robert E. Lee and Paris Avenue. Look for the parking and shuttle signs. For directions and additional information regarding parking and the free shuttle please click here.

Another Year, Another Gyro!

Great Greek Food, Live Music and Entertainment, and Family Fun — Join us on Bayou St. John at the 2015 Annual Greek Festival! Featuring plenty of homemade traditional Greek food and wine, and desserts, desserts, desserts! Live traditional Greek dancing, performed by the Hellenic Dancers. A live Greek band will be playing on the Bayou so you can get your Greek on! Tour our beautiful Cathedral, visit the kids area, see our annual Poster designed by local artist Christie Works-Boutte and visit our Greek grocery with delectable cheeses, dips, spices, and much more. Browse our website for more information.

The Year of the Kalamata

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This year, we’re celebrating the Kalamata olive; come get the best ones in town! See all the other great things at the Greek Grocery, too!

Amazing Greek Cuisine

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Get your taste buds ready, because the only thing better is a trip to Greece! See what we have in store for you this year!

Fun Family Events & Entertainment

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We have a great line-up of fun events planned for this year’s festival: Hellenic Dancing, Cathedral Tours, Live Music, Athenian Playground for the Kids, and more! Click here for complete schedules!

Shopping: Inside or Agora!

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We have so many great Greek things for you to take home, including the Official Poster, Official T-Shirts and Sportswear, Grocery Items, Hellenic Imports — and that’s not including our Agora, the outdoor marketplace with clothing, jewelry, and more! Click here to see what’s in store (literally)!

$1,000 Entrance Raffle

Register your Entrance Ticket near the front gate for a chance to win $1,000 cash! Winner need not be present at the drawing, which takes place Sunday evening of the Festival. Kali Tihi (Good Luck)!

Be a Volunteer!

Interested in volunteering at New Orleans Greek Festival? We can certainly use the help! Click here to send us your info!ick here to let us know who you are, how to get in touch with you, and when you would be available to work.

Festival Dates & Times

Friday, May 22nd
5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Saturday, May 23rd
11:00 am to 11:00 pm
Sunday, May 24th
11:00 am to 9:00 pm

Price of Admission

Entrance $7
Children under 12 free
Service animals allowed (no pets, please)

Events Schedule at a Glance

Friday Evening Run/Walk Race
6:00pm — Registration & Packets
7:00pm — 1 Mile Start
7:20pm — 5K Start
Click here to register now!

Hellenic Dancers, Inside Stage
Friday — 6:00pm & 9:00pm
Saturday — 1:30pm, 4:30pm, 8:00pm
Sunday — 1:30pm & 6:00pm
Hellenic Dancers, Outdoor
Friday — 6:30pm
Saturday — 5:00pm & 8:30pm
Sunday — 6:30pm
Little Dancers, Inside Stage
Sunday — 4:00pm

Cathedral Tours
Tours begin at the Cathedral side entrance
Friday — 7:00pm & 8:00pm
Saturday — Noon; 2:00pm; 3:30pm; 5:30pm; 7:30pm
Sunday — Noon; 5:00pm; 7:00pm

Cooking Demonstrations
In the Cultural Center, near the Greek Grocery
Saturday — 1:00pm; 4:00pm; 7:00pm
Sunday — 1:00pm; 4:00pm; 6:00pm

Toga Sunday
Wear a Tasteful Toga on Sunday and get in Free! You might even win a prize for Best Toga! Toga contest takes place immediately after the Sunday 6:30pm Outdoor Hellenic Dance performance, on the Music Stage.

Click here for Events information.

Festival Location

1200 Robert E. Lee Boulevard
New Orleans, Louisiana
Click here for Google map.

Free Parking and Shuttle Service
Click here for information.


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