May 12 and 13, 2017  11am until 8pm

Memphis GREEK FESTIVAL

2016 Memphis Greek Festival Workshop Schedule
Festival Dates: May 6-7, 2016
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Please watch this post for any workshop updates.

*KOULOURAKIA
Thursday & Friday
February 25 & 26
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

*MACAROONS
Monday & Tuesday March 14 & 15
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sweet Bread
Friday & Saturday
April 1 & 2
9:00 am- 5:00 pm

*SPANAKOPITA
Friday & Saturday April 8 & 9; April 15 & 16
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

*KOURAMBIETHES
Monday & Tuesday
April 18 & 19
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
*PRE-PACK DAYS
Tuesday & Wednesday May 3 & 4
9:00 - 5:00 pm

*MEAT SKEWERING
Wednesday May 4

*CHICKEN PREP
Wednesday May 4

*GALAKTOBOUREKO 
Thursday May 5
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

*SALAD PREP
Thursday May 5
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Volunteers will be needed for all of the workshops. Please contact the following workshop chairmen for more details:

Koulourakia, Macaroons & Kourambiethes workshops & Pre-Pack Days: Linda or Nick Nichols or Elaine Otto.

Spanakopita workshop: Madeleine Donnelly.

Sweet Bread workshop: Marianthe Pilcher.

This is our best opportunity to share our Orthodox Christian Faith and culture. Please plan to be a part of our Festival. Please contact the Church Office to volunteer!

We are Grateful to the people who work to make our Festival a reality.


There are too many to list and we thank all of you for your support.

We cannot do without each of you.

The Committee Chairpersons are:

  • Ted Poplos- Steering Committee, Ice Cream
  • Kathy Zambelis- Marketing
  • Linda Nichols- Pastries
  • Ken Hoover- Permits and Beverages
  • Derick Pilcher- Beverage, Security and Electrical 
  • Janet Boosalis-Vendors
  • Gabriel Touliatos-Gyro
  • Bill Joyner- Pizza
  • Dennis Patrikios-Kitchen Commander
  • Madeleine Donnelly- Spanikopita and Dining Room
  • Marianthe Pilcher- Sweet Bread
  • David and Judd Tashie-Taverna
  • Alan Graves- Drive Thru
  • Peter Melonas- Greek Salads
  • Alex Vergos- Admissions and Transportation
  • Nick Vergos- Kebabs
  • Greg Detty- Green Beans
  • Eric Morrison- Rice
  • John Kondres- Lamb
  • Maria Moore- Labor
  • Joy Touliatos- Loukoumades
  • Andrew and Leah Horvath- Athenian Dance Troupe
  • Don Nikolich- Parking
  • George Deitz-Technology
  • ​Anna Paris- Post Sales
  • Renee Graves-Sanctuary Tours
  • Paul Gogonelis -Treasurer
  • ​Megan Wassef- Social Media​​

If we omitted a name, it was not our intent and we apologize. Everyone who volunteered played an important part of our Greek Festival.

WE THANK YOU!

Fr.  Simon Thomas

Parish Priest


Our Entertainers

Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church

Fun  Festival Facts

Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church
573 N. Highland, Memphis, TN 38122

           Phone: (901) 327-8177 | Fax: (901) 327-4440