Greek Day Vancouver 2011 & Greek Heritage Month

Comments 5 by Rebecca Bollwitt

June is Greek Heritage Month in Vancouver which includes the always uplifting (and delicious) Greek Day festival on West Broadway in Kitsilano.

Photo credit: Magalie L’Abbé on Flickr

Sunday, June 26, 2011 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
The 21st annual Greek Day on Broadway
Free, family-oriented street festival on West Broadway from McDonald to Blenheim

Photo credit: Magalie L’Abbé on Flickr

Greek Day in Vancouver!
Photo credit: Michael Kwan on Flickr

Aside from Greek Day, there are dozens of other Greek Heritage Month events taking place around the city that include:

Sunday, June 12, 2011 at 12:30pm
Photographic Retrospective of Past Greek Days and the Greek Community
Free event at the Hellenic Community Centre, 4500 Arbutus, Main Hall

Thursday, June 16, 2011 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
“Grecian De-LIGHT” Champaign Reception
Free event, adults only at the Chali-Rosso Art Gallery, 2250 Granville

Friday, June 17, 2011 at 6:00 pm
Intercultural Heritage Exploration – An evening with Inez Jasper (dinner included)
$60 but you can enter to win free tickets on Facebook
Salmon n’ Bannock Bistro, 1128 West Broadway

A full Greek Heritage Month calendar is available online along with more information about Greek Day.

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  1. Keira-AnneWednesday, June 8th, 2011 — 1:41pm PDT

    I’ve never been – can’t wait to check it out. 🙂

  2. Vangelis CatevatisWednesday, June 8th, 2011 — 3:22pm PDT

    Congratulations for your blog. Please see more picture from Greek Days on FaceBook and on my blog
    where you can learn FREE the Greek language and see tons of Greek songs, even for children in the music section.
    Yeia sou

  3. Michael KwanWednesday, June 8th, 2011 — 6:32pm PDT

    Thanks for using my photo. 🙂

    I wrote a blog post on it last year, if anyone is interested.

  4. SanazFriday, June 10th, 2011 — 10:26am PDT

    I’ve never been to this awesome festival, can’t wait to feast on yummy souvlakis!

  5. RaulMonday, June 13th, 2011 — 9:07pm PDT

    I’ve been to Greek Day a couple of years in a row, but last year I couldn’t make it and it seems it was actually quite good!

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