Fifteen Things All Greek-Americans Experience In Their Childhood

Growing up Greek-American you are privy to a unique childhood, filled with some pretty strange customs (strange to those who are not Greek, anyway)....

Celebrating 125 Years of Greek Heritage in Pittsburgh

The American Hellenic Foundation of Western Pennsylvania (AHFWPA) and the University of Pittsburgh are celebrating the 125th anniversary of the arrival of the first...

Chicago’s Finest Chefs Celebrate Greek Cuisine at National Hellenic Museum

On Thursday, November 1, the National Hellenic Museum was filled with hundreds of foodies who enthusiastically sampled Chicagoland’s finest Greek cuisine at the Kouzina 2018...
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Greek-American Sisters Promote Greece to the World Through Magazine

In 2011, sisters Anthe and Vasiliki Mitrakos founded a cultural foundation that grants merit scholarships to students of Hellenic descent studying in the US....

‘From Tsitsanis To Theodorakis’: Babis Tsertos’ Band to Perform in New York

Lovers of Greek music in New York City will be treated to an exceptional concert from AKTINA’s acclaimed series, Greek Music Journey 2018, featuring...

Why It’s So Important for Greek American Girls to Marry in Greece (Video)

When Greek-American girls dream of their wedding day, they often include fantasies of getting married in Greece. Is it the beautiful backdrop of the...

Adaptation of Sophocles’ Oedipus at Colonus Captures New York

The Gospel at Colonus, one of the most powerful, soul-stirring shows in theater history, made a triumphant return to New York, lighting up the...

National Hellenic Society to Celebrate Greek Heritage in Las Vegas

The National Hellenic Society will celebrate Greek heritage and culture in the annual Heritage Weekend and Classic in Las Vegas in October 4-7, combining...

How Greek Are You? Take The Quiz

Growing up Greek outside of Greece sets you apart from others, like it or not. There are just so many things that define Greeks...

Battle of the Grandmas: Greek Yiayia vs Italian Nonna

Italians and Greeks have a lot of cultural norms in common with some twists and if you happen to be a mixture of Greek...

How Ancient Greece Inspired American Independence

Greek Americans have one more reason to be proud on the Fourth of July each year because they don't only celebrate America's Independence Day,...

Greek "Opa! Fest" Celebrates Its 25th Year This Weekend in Troy, Michigan

For the 25th year, Opa! Fest in Troy, Michigan is bringing the best of Greek culture and food to the locals. This famous Greek festival...

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