Marin Greek Festival 2020
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For over 47 years, the Marin Greek Festival has offered Bay Area residents the opportunity to experience the Faith, culture, and hospitality of our Nativity of Christ Greek Orthodox Community.
Below are details regarding our Festival dates, times, food, beverages, and entertainment. More details will be available Spring 2020. Please call the Church Office at 415-883-1998 if you have questions or would like more information about any of our events.
Dates & Times
The Marin Greek Festival takes place every year at Nativity of Christ Greek Orthodox Church in Novato on Memorial Day weekend. The Church is located at 1110 Highland Avenue in Novato.
Doors are open from 11 am to 10 pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
Free all Day on Friday!
Saturday and Sunday: Adults $5
Seniors (65+): $4
Children 12 and Under: Free!
There is a free shuttle available at Pell Plaza, 500 Redwood Blvd. in Novato. From Highway 101 take the Ignacio Blvd. exit heading west and follow the signs for “Shuttle Parking.”
Parking is available Friday morning and afternoon at the Church. However on Friday night, Saturday and Sunday, there is not enough parking to accommodate all of our enthusiastic visitors. During these times, you can park your car at the Free Shuttle location above and take the shuttle to the festival.
We work hard to ensure you enjoy our authentic, homemade, Greek recipes. There is bound to be an appetizer, main dish or pastry that will bring you back for more.
Lectures, Byzantine Chanting, Church Tours, YiaYia and Me Cooking, Dance and Greek Wedding Demonstrations, Greek Food Delicacies & Dancing to the renowned Hohlax Trio.
With melodious harmonies and traditional Greek instruments, the Hohlax Band will present the sounds of Greece during all three days of the Festival. Whether you listen with enjoyment or grab someone’s hand