Chicago – May 11 2006

Greek Film Festival Kick-Off at Venus

We can not wait for this event!!!

The Greeks are known for so many great things- their history, contributions to modern art and language, beautiful country and fantastic food, their love of life and about a million other things…

And now we’re adding great cinema to the list!! The Chicago Greek Film Festival is in it’s fourth year and will be showing it’s first film on Friday, May 5 at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago. For a complete list of movies and times, please go to

Harry Karahalios, Director of Greek Film Festival will be on hand to give away three sets of free tickets to the film festival for some lucky winners!

EuroCircle Chicago is extremely pleased to be hosting the Greek Chicago Film Festival kick off event with our very special co-host

Daily Frappe is an on-line community for the millions of people of Greek heritage- or interested in all things Greek- that are divided by geography by united by a love for all things Hellenic! We are very excited to be partnering up with Daily Frappe founders Spiro and Kyriakos- who also happen to be fellow Chicagoans- for this very special event!

And if you’re not sure what a frappe is- find out at!

We will be hosting this year’s event at the beatiful VENUS restaurant ( in Greektown for a taste of the best Greek-Cypriot food, fun- and of course dancing- possible this side of the Mediterranean!

Join us for for some great food and drinks including: $2 Hellas Beers, $6 Venus (Goddess of LOVE) Martinis, $5 Skouras wine and $3 ouzo shots! There will also be a dinner buffet loaded with tons of Greek and Cypriot specialities available from 7 pm to 9:30 pm for $10- and it’s all you eat!

But don’t worry about those calories because we’ll burn them off dancing to Greek music provided by who else- our own DJ John Grammatis!

***And before anyone asks, plate smashing will not be allowed, but we do encourage dancing on tables!

RSVP today at

We look forward to a great event!

$10 admission
Private EuroCircle/Daily Frappe event