Enjoy all the aromas, sounds, tastes and traditions of Greece. See vertical rotisseries of meat that will be turning all weekend for three days of delicious good fun at the Lincoln Park Gyro Fest, September 9-11! Mark your calendars this will be a memorable weekend of lively music, family fun, satisfied appetites, and unforgettable gyros. The fest takes place on Friday, Sept 9 from 5 to 10p.m. and Saturday, Sunday Sept 10 -11 from noon to 10 p.m. at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 2701 N. Sheffield Ave.
Visitors should expect the same Greek hospitality as always at this family-friendly festival featuring live music daily, plenty of kids’ activities and authentic art & craft vendors. Grab a Gyros plate, Spanakopita ( Spinach Pie) and Greek fries for entrees. Plus, your sweet tooth will be satisfied with Loukoumades , Baklava and rice pudding. You’ll go home feeling full and happy. Opa!
Attendees will be able to vote for their favorite Gyros, a flight of 4 small gyros from around the world all weekend long. You get to be the judge! Plus, are you the ultimate Gyro Fan? Prove your eating stamina by joining the Gyro Eating Contest on Saturday, September 10 at 4 p.m.
Saturday, Sept 10th
4:00 p.m.- close – Ormi Orchestra (modern and traditional Greek music)