St Sophias Greek Festival

  • 3 Days – Friday, May 18 to Sunday, May 20
  • $3 Admission fee, Children under 12 free
    • Includes free raffle ticket and commemorative booklet
  • Location
    • St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church – 440 Whitehall Road, Albany, NY 12208
    • Phone number – (518) 489-4442
  • Rain or Shine – Indoor accommodations and large tent
  • Free Parking
    • Extra parking at Center for Disability Services with free shuttle service
  • Church website
  • Church Facebook page – please “Like” it
  • Church Instagram acccount – @stsophiaalb

Festival Features

  • “E Kouzina” – New Casual dining room featuring all our traditional home cooked authentic Greek entrees.
  • Continuous LIVE Greek Music & Greek dancers in traditional costumes
  • Greek Pastry Shop featuring homemade pastries
  • Delicious Food Shops under the Tent: Souvlaki, Gyro, Greek Salad, Loukoumades (Greek Fried Dough), Spanakopita and Greek Coffee
  • Souvenir and Jewelry Shops
  • Amusement Rides for young children
  • Church Tours
  • Free Parking and shuttle service

Dance Group

  • We have over 75 children and young adult dancers from 8 – 17 years old who know dances from all of the different regions of Greece.
  • The dancers perform throughout the weekend in the tent and dining room.
  • Dancers perform dances from many of the regions in Greece.


  • Any questions regarding the festival you can call the church at (518) 489-4442.

$100 Raffle Ticket – only 200 sold!! – 7 prizes

Grand Prize – $5,000
1st Prize – 2 round trip airline tickets to Greece *restrictions apply
5 – $500 prizes

*Winners will fly with Delta Airlines
*All Delta airline restrictions apply. Visit
*Tickets will be Economy class, upon date, class, and seat availability
*Tickets may be used for up to 1 year from date of drawing
*Tickets are transferable

*If 1st prize winner of ticket chooses not to accept tickets after drawing, they may choose to exchange for $500

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