KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — One of Knoxville's favorite events is coming up soon!

Greek Fest, in its 40th year, is set for Sept. 27-29, 2019, at St. George Greek Orthodox Church on Kingston Pike.

The three-day festival is full of delicious food, music, dancing, and more!

You can sample a full menu of Greek cuisine from the food vendors, everything from spanakopita to baklava! This year, most booths will accept credit card payments.

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You will also have the opportunity to tour the church's beautiful and newly renovated sanctuary, which was just reopened in June after a devastating fire.

Daily admission to Greek Fest is $2 for adults or $3 for a weekend pass. Children under 12 get in free.

The festival opens at 11 a.m. each day. It closes at 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and at 6 p.m. on Sunday.

You cannot park at the church for Greek Fest. There are several nearby parking lots where you can leave your car and ride a free shuttle to the church:

Parking is available at these locations:

Friday, September 27th:

  • The Shops at Western Plaza – 4459 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919  *lower level only*
  • Laurel Church of Christ – 3457 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
  • Second Presbyterian Church – 2829 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
  • West High School – 3326 Sutherland Avenue  *after 5:00 p.m. only*
  • First United Methodist Church – 3316 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919

Saturday, September 28th & Sunday, September 29th:

  • The Shops at Western Plaza – 4459 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919  *lower level only*
  • Laurel Church of Christ – 3457 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
  • Second Presbyterian Church – 2829 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919  *after 12:00 p.m.*
  • West High School – 3326 Sutherland Avenue
  • First United Methodist Church – 3316 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919 *after 12:00 p.m.

If you need access to a handicap accessible shuttle, please park at Second Presbyterian Church.

Certified service animals are permitted at Greek Fest, but pets are not allowed.