Rochester’s Original Greek Fest: Full Fest & Drive Thru


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The Original Greek Fest in Rochester, MN is an annual event that has taken place during the last weekend in August since 1963. Historically, this event has featured music, dancing, culture, and FOOD!

For the last few years, the Greek Fest has provided a drive-thru style festival due to Covid-19 precautions.  This year, the full festival is BACK and due to the popularity of the drive-thru, they are keeping it for Friday night only! Follow the Facebook page for all of the up-to-date information!

You can also enjoy the food and festivities while also giving back. The Original Greek Festival in Rochester, MN supports Philoxenia Charities, the only non-profit organization in Rochester MN that offers 100% free housing to Mayo Clinic Patients without discrimination or any pre-condition requirements. Learn more, Join Us, or Donate at

Full Festival & Drive-Thru Greek Fest Details!

Dates: August 27th – August 29th

Times: Friday – Saturday, 4 PM – 8 PM | Sunday, 11 AM – 4 PM

DRIVE-THRU ONLY: Friday 11 AM – 4 PM with the full festival beginning at 4 PM.

Location: 703 West Center Street, Rochester, MN 55902

Details: Full festival walk-in entrance on 7th Avenue between Center Street and 1st Avenue SW. The Drive-thru entrance is at the intersection of 7th Avenue and Center Street

Parking: Free Parking at Mayo Clinic Parking Lot #30 between 6th and 7th Ave and 1st and 2nd St NW

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The Food!

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