Saints Markella and Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church
Come out and enjoy the 26th Annual Greek Festival during the Labor Day weekend at the Emerald Coast Convention Center on Okaloosa Island. Taste the various Greek foods, desserts, and drinks being served up throughout the festival. Let your ears enjoy the sounds provided by the Kosta Kastanis Band, one of the hottest and most exciting Greek bands in the U.S. Let your eyes marvel at our local Greek dancers as they perform live for you our guests. We will have multiple local and national vendors showing and selling their crafts and goods. There also will be a display of a Greek Orthodox Church for all guests to visit and learn about it.
Come Experience a Taste of Greece!
Authentic Greek Foods, Pastries, Greek Music, Folk Dancing, Vendors, Silent Auction, and Imported Items
Platters, Entrees, Sides
Plato Platter -
Chicken Oreganato, Pastitso, Spanakopita, Dolmathes, Potatoes, Tiropita,Small Greek Salad and Pita slices. A sampling of the best Greece has to offer for Only $20
Souvlaki Pork -
2 Shish-kabobs (pork) marinated and grilled served with potatoes, green beans, and Pita slices.
Baked layers of baked eggplant, seasoned ground beef, potato, cheese and a rich cream sauce.
“Greek Lasagna” alternated layers of macaroni, ground beef and grated cheese topped with a rich cream sauce.
Hand rolled grape leaves stuffed with seasoned ground beef and rice.
Pita bread stuffed with seasoned lamb/beef, lettuce, tomato, onion and Tzatziki Sauce.
Chicken Gyro -
Pita bread stuffed with seasoned chicken, lettuce, tomato, onion and Tzatziki Sauce.
Lightly battered, seasoned squid ringlets deep fried until tender.
Tissue thin layers of fillo dough filled with a spinach and Greek feta cheese mixture and baked until crisp.
Crisp fillo triangle stuffed with a blend of herbed Greek feta cheese.
Greek Salata - Salad greens, tomato, cucumber, Greek olives, and feta cheese, served with greek dressing. Available in Small or Large
Kids Meal -
Age 10 and under only. A hot dog and chips.
Lightly seasoned new potatoes.
Greek Fries -
Fried potatoes seasoned with Greek seasoning.
Greek Green Beans • Extra Tzatziki Sauce
Chopped walnuts and almonds, layered between flaky fillo dough sheets, baked, then soaked in a sweet honey syrup.
Baklava Cheesecake -
Cheesecake infused with the essence of Baklava.
Baklava Sundae -
Scoop of vanilla ice cream with Baklava drizzled on top.
A delicate shortbread cookie made with crushed roasted almonds, covered with powdered sugar.
A delicate walnut cookie dipped in honey-orange syrup.
Thantaos Apo Sokolata -
Delicious chocolate cake...OPA!
Chopped walnuts and almonds, rolled in shredded fillo dough, baked, then soaked in a sweet honey rosewater syrup.
Almond Crescent -
Delicious rich almond cookie topped with shaved almonds.
Twisted Greek butter cookie. 10 pkg.
Kok - Vanilla, Chocolate and Fruit
Vanilla, Chocolate or Fruit on honey-flavored sponge cake with custard filling.
Hellas (Greek) Pastry -
A rich, fresh chocolate torte with cream filling.
Rolled egg pastry, honey dipped and sprinkled with walnuts and cinnamon.
Tsoureki (Greek Bread) -
Delicious braided bread. It’s great toasted!
Gift Pack -
An assortment of Greek pastries. An Ideal Gift!
Greek Coffee -
American Coffee -
Frappe (Iced Greek coffee) -
Soft Drinks or Sweet Tea -
Wine - Also available by the bottle
Beer - Domestic - Mythos
Ouzo - by the shot
We are Serving LAMB on our NEW Outside Taverna /Greek Sports Bar
Watch televised sports while enjoying a cold beer and delicious Greek wine!
New Outdoor Taverna Menu Featuring:
Roasted Lamb Platter • Lamb Gyro Wrap
Chicken Gyro Wrap • Pork Gyro Wrap
• Roast Lemon & Olive Oil Greek Potatoes
• Greek Style Stewed Green Beans
• Fries • Tzatiki Sauce
From Interstate 10 east or west:
Exit interstate at Exit 56 (Crestview exit). After exiting interstate, take SR 85 South (traveling from the East. Then make a right onto SR 85 South upon exiting interstate. If traveling from the West make a right onto SR 85 South upon exiting interstate). Take SR 85 South to Hwy 123, Fort Walton Beach. Take Hwy 123 to SR 85 South. Take SR 85 South through Shalimar. SR 85 will turn into Eglin Parkway. Eglin Parkway will dead end at Hwy 98 East. Turn left onto Hwy 98 East when Eglin Parkway dead ends. Follow Hwy. 98 through downtown Fort Walton Beach across the Brooks Bridge; turn left at the second traffic light into the Emerald Coast Convention Center parking lot.
Friday, September 1, 2017 - 4pm to 9pm • Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 11am to 9pm
Sunday, September 3, 2017 - 11am to 4pm
Admission: $2 per person - FREE Parking
Emerald Coast Convention Center • Okaloosa Island • 1250 Miracle Strip Pkwy., Forth Walton Beach , FL