The Fresno Greek Fest happens but once a year, because it is so much fun—food and drinks, live music and dancing, activities for the kids—it takes some time to recover! Don’t miss out on the best party Fresno throws all summer!
• Friday, August 23, 2019 – 4pm-Midnight
• Saturday, August 24, 2019 – 11am-Midnight
• Sunday, August 25, 2019 – 11am -6pm
Celebrating 59 years of OPA!
A Greek festival is an extravaganza for the senses. Sights, smells, and sounds transport our guests in a virtual visit to Greece and nothing pulls it all together more than the music! Our main stage features “The Olympians” from Long Beach, a versatile Greek band who provide both traditional and modern rhythms that won’t let you sit still.
Featuring Bouzouki, Baglama, Tzoura, Vocals, Ethnic Clarinet(Klarino), Keyboards, Guitar, Bass and Doumbek/Drums/Percussion, their unique versions of folk music to Greek Greatest hits is the call to come together to celebrate and dance the night away!
Hohlax Trio-The HOHLAX trio was formed in 2007 on the Greek island of Amorgos. The name HOHLAX refers to the beach HOHLAKAS, where the members of the group have spent many happy hours.
Hohlax Trio is comprised of trained professional musicians experienced in musical education and performance in both Greece and the United States. In addition to the four CDs which they have released, their performances have been broadcast on radio and television.
Hohlax tours include but are not limited to, concerts, dance events, festivals, performance and talks at universities, private parties and dances. The members include violinist Jaime Smith, bouzouki player and songwriter Orestis Koletsos and Stamatis Petsakos vocals and guitar.
Calling anyone who wants to be Greek for a week, individuals and organizations, you are ALL welcome.
Greek Fest 2019 is in full swing with much to do!
We welcome back those who have volunteered with us before and we are thankful for your continued support. For all new volunteers, thank you in advance, and we hope the volunteer experience adds to your overall enjoyment of the festival.
Please feel free to sign up for your entire group. Just input the correct number of volunteers you are bringing.
Volunteers receive free entry into the festival, volunteer apparel, and food vouchers.
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This festival couldn’t happen without you!
Efharisto’ para poli’!
Thank you very much! ”
and the entire Greek Fest community!
Raffle for Trip to Greece
Win a 4 night stay at Athena’s Nest and a $25 Gift Card to American Airlines!
$20 Tickets available at the Info Booth or from Fresno State Volunteers at the Festival
Dimitri Arabatzis is a professional Greek dancer who has been
performing for over 25 years. Dimitri has performed all over the
world, on national television here and in Greece (Proino Kafe, Full
House, Wedding Band, Sprint, etc.). Along with entertaining
celebrities in countless events including Tom Hanks’ wedding
anniversary, he currently performs every weekend at The Greek
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