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Vancouver’s Greek Day on Broadway

Greek Day on Broadway

Greek Day on Broadway is a Vancouver street party in late June that features Greek culture, food, music, entertainment and market vendors in Kitsilano.

Vancouver Greek Street Party

Greek Day on Broadway is one of Vancouver’s premier pedestrian-only events and attracts tens of thousands of people each year.

Where and When

In 2019 Greek Day on Broadway is on Sunday, June 23, from 11 in the morning until around 9 o’clock at night.

Each year the street party takes place on West Broadway in Kitsilano along the five blocks between MacDonald and Blenheim, so from the 2800 block of Broadway to the 3200 block.

Greek Day on Broadway at Balaclava Street
A Greek dance performance on Broadway

Greek Day Activities

Activities at the Greek Day on Broadway event include a Kids’ Zone, cooking demonstrations, and live entertainment including performances by various community Greek dance groups, many of whom also often perform at the Greek Food Festival in Surrey earlier in June.

If you like Greek food and Greek music, or just want to have fun while learning more about Greek culture, this is a great event to check out.

Alexander the Great Dancers
Alexander the Great Greek Dancers

2019 Main Stage Schedule

Every year Greek Day on Broadway features a range of live entertainment performances that showcase Greek culture. Below is the 2019 schedule of events.

  • 11:40 am – Gradina – Serbian Folk Dancers
  • 12:00 pmAkrites – Seattle
  • 12:20 pmSaints Nicholas and Dimitrios Greek School
  • 12:40 pmSocrates Greek School
  • 1:00 pm Opening Ceremony 
  • 2:00 pmAkrites – Seattle
  • 2:20 pm Tharros Greek Dance Academy
  • 2:40 pmDiaspora Hellenic Dancing Official (Seniors)
  • 3:00 pmDiaspora Hellenic Dancing Official (Adults)
  • 3:20 pmTharros Greek Dance Academy (Youth)
  • 3:40 pmCretan Agrimakia
  • 4:00 pmCretan Minotavri
  • 4:20 pmEnosis
  • 4:40 pmAlexander the Great/Zefyros (Pontian)
  • 5:00 pmTharros Greek Dance Academy (Nisiotiko Suite)
  • 5:20 pm Anemos Greek Dance Group
  • 5:40 pm H Parea (St. George’s Hellenic Community of Vancouver)
  • 6:00 pmYiannis Sahamis & Band LIVE

Other Information

For more information, see the Greek Day on Broadway website.

If you plan to attend the Greek Day festival then check out Kitsilano for other things to do in the area. And if you love Greek things and this sort of event, then also visit the Surrey Greek Food Festival which takes place in Surrey during the first half of June, or Greek Summerfest which happens in Vancouver on Boundary Road in mid-July.

For other festivals and similar events at other times, check out Vancouver’s Festivals and Events Calendar.

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