Greektown welcomes the popular Taste of Greektown festival back to the neighborhood for its 31st year on Friday, August 27 through Sunday, August 29 along Halsted Street from Adams to Van Buren. Our acclaimed Greek restaurants are the stars of the show, along with live music and entertainment, Greek dancing, unique shopping and retail, family friendly activities and more. Opa!
The 31st annual Taste of Greektown is presented by the Greektown Chamber of Commerce with additional support from Greektown SSA #16. The festival will be open Friday, Aug. 27 from 4-10 p.m.; Saturday, Aug. 28 from Noon-10 p.m.; and Sunday, Aug. 29 from Noon-10 p.m. An optional $5 donation is suggested for attendees.
More details on participating Taste of Greektown restaurants, merchants and live entertainment will be announced on this page in the coming months.
Chicago’s Greektown neighborhood has been the epicenter of the city’s acclaimed Greek dining scene for decades, located along Halsted Street for 60 years. The neighborhood still has the largest concentration of Greek restaurants in Chicago as well as many new establishments, and remains anchored by its celebration of heritage, community and history. Many restaurants and retail stores in Greektown are family-owned businesses that have been open for decades.