Denver Savors the Mediterranean
Revel in the flavors of Greece at the Denver Greek Festival
The Denver Greek Festival celebrates the signature cuisine and culture of the Mediterranean June 15 - 17. The Denver Greek Food Festival includes food buffets, gift shops, live music, and performances by the Hellenic Dance Academy of Denver.
The menu is multi-course and showcases a savory selection of authentic Greek eats that will please aficionados of Greek food and introduce newcomers to the heartiness of Greek flavors.
Festival-goers can sample appetizers such as lemon and oregano chicken wings served with tzatziki sauce or Saganaki, a flaming brandied Kasseri cheese. Entrees include traditional delights like Greek salad, souvlaki, gyros, spanakopita, orzo, and lamb sandwiches. Those seeking a more adventurous Greek culinary experience can try tiropites, dolmathes, keftedes, or pastitsio, a layered pasta dish topped with béchamel sauce.
Admission is free to the event and guests can purchase food with coins that cost $1 each. Dishes range in price from two and seven coins.