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Celebrate the Greek Day in the Parc d'Enghien

  • Festival
  • Demonstration
Event planned for the month of June 2020
Dates and programme may be subject to change.

Greeks in Belgium have at heart to celebrate whit Monday. Join the Greek Monday in Enghien to learn more about their traditions, music, gastronomy and cheerfulness.

The history

In 1959, His Eminence Metropolitan Panteleimon, a young priest at the time, decided to make the most of this public holiday with his compatriots. The Greek Day is now the largest Greek and philhellenic communities gathering in Benelux: over 15,000 join in!

The program

  • 9 am: blessing
  • 10.30 am: divine lithurgy
  • Presence of His Eminence Metropolitan Athënagoras of Belgium
  • All day: Greek music and folkloric dances, tastings of souvlaki, retsina, cocktails and baklava
  • At the back of the château d'Enghien: modern music and Greek DJs
  • 10 pm: end of the Greek day

Schedule

Event planned for the month of June 2020
Dates and programme may be subject to change.
The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.