Welcome to the 2017 Greek Festival! 

                                                 Syracuse's Only Greek Festival!        


Thank you one and all for coming to the St. Sophia Greek Cultural Festival!  Next year will be a special year for our St. Sophia community.  It will mark our 100th year as an established Church in Syracuse.  We are truly blessed with having the opportunity to share our food, culture, faith and traditions with all of you!

 Again, thank you!  We hope to see you next year!    June 8, 9, 10, and 11 2017




Delicious Greek food!

Try our souvlaki or better yet try a combination platter for a little bit of everything! 

Pastries anyone?


So many delicious pastries to choose from.  Stop by our baked goods in the gym for Loukoumades (Honey Puffs), Baklava, Kourabiedes, Finikia etc...


The Aegeans

Year after year we bring in one of Central New York's best Greek bands. the Aegeans.  Did you know that multiple members of the band are from Syracuse?  


Help Wanted!

Looking for a new perspective on the Greek Festival?  We've got 

quite a proposition!  Come join us by volunteering  to work at 

the Fest.  We are always excited to teach new people the ropes. 

Our Dancers

Dance Schedule - (Click on "Our Dancers" to view photos)

Come Learn "Kefi"

"Kefi" is the Greek word for the joy and energy behind the dance.  Throughout the festival, there will be times for open dance.  During this time, seek out someone who looks like they know what they are doing & join in!

Join us outside under our main tent on Saturday to learn Greek folk dance at 4:30pm & 7:00pm.


Iconography is a central part of the life of an Orthodox Christian. Come to one of our incredible Iconography lectures with our very own Iconographer, Presvytera Donna!