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Welcome to Live Like a Greek!

The Greeks in Santa Cruz celebrate their traditions and culture through a variety of activities including social activities, the Orthodox Church, Hellenic organizations, food and music. Our Live Like a Greek website hopes to expand our community and to provide resources devoted to travel, life, sharing recipes, news, and upcoming events in the Greek community.

Other Important Information in the About Section

The 34th Annual Santa Cruz Greek Festival

The Santa Cruz Greek Festival, awarded Best Street Festival in Santa Cruz County, is Santa Cruz’s longest running festival. This three-day, family-friendly event each September celebrates Greek culture, food, live music, art, and dancing.

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The 9th Annual “Eat Like a Greek” Food Faire

Come celebrate spring and Eat Like a Greek at our three day Greek Food Faire, May 15, 16, and 17! This event features a huge array of authentic, healthy Greek food, pastries, spirits and live music.

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Other Events, Classes, and Community Connections

The Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church currently offers Greek language classes and cultural community events that are open to everyone!

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