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Whether it's green markets or food truck rallies, these events are bound to get your mouth watering. Invite your friends to eat out and about Parks and most importantly don't forget to bring your appetite.

Food Events

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Jul 5

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, July 10, 2015

Jul 10

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Jul 10

Washington Cabinet Dinner Party

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
On the 225th anniversary of George Washington’s famous cabinet dinner, when the president and cabinet members John Adams, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson and Henry Knox sat…

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Jul 11

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Jul 11

Back to Beach

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.9:30 p.m.
Staten Island Borough President James S. oddo and The Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund present Back to Beach, a free community event featuring live music, fireworks, and more.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 11

Festival de las Flores

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
See some of the completed floral creations, view the works in progress, and enjoy music and dance performances throughout the afternoon.

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Jul 12

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Taste a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks
Free!

Jul 12

Back to Beach

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
Staten Island Borough President James S. Oddo and The Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund present Back to Beach, a free community event featuring live music, games, and more.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 12

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, July 17, 2015

Jul 17

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Jul 18

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Jul 18

Making Salad at Battery Urban Farm

at Castle Clinton (in The Battery) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Tour the vegetable farm and the new Forest Farm and harvest all the ingredients we’ll need for a delicious salad. Learn how to make an easy salad dressing and then, of course,…
Free!

Jul 18

Halsey Ralph & Howard Garden BBQ

at Halsey Ralph & Howard Community Garden , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Have some fun at the Halsey Ralph & Howard Community Garden BBQ fundraiser and raffle.
Free!

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Jul 19

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Taste a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks.
Free!

Jul 19

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, July 24, 2015

Jul 24

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Jul 25

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Jul 25

Intergenerational BBQ at New Vision Community Garden

at New Vision Garden (in ) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy a fun-filled day with music, food, and refreshments while we honor the garden's President Eliza Butler for her contributions to the community.
Free!

Jul 25

Taste the World: Botanical Brew Fest

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

12:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Raise a glass at our second annual Brew Fest! Enjoy a selection of craft beers from local and international breweries, plus food and live music.

Must See
Event

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Jul 26

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, July 31, 2015

Jul 31

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Aug 1

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Aug 2

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Taste a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks
Free!

Aug 2

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, August 7, 2015

Aug 7

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Aug 8

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Aug 9

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, August 14, 2015

Aug 14

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Aug 15

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Aug 16

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Taste a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 16

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, August 21, 2015

Aug 21

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Aug 22

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Aug 23

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, August 28, 2015

Aug 28

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Aug 29

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Aug 29

Workshop: Canning and Pickling

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Workshop participants will practice canning techniques and prepare a simple fruit preserve and a freezer pickle from seasonal fruits and vegetables.
Free!

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Aug 30

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Taste a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks.
Free!

Aug 30

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, September 4, 2015

Sep 4

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Sep 5

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Sep 6

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Sep 6

Summer on the Hudson: West Side County Fair

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy a full day of county fair magic with carnival rides, live music, aerialists, reptile shows, local food, and more!
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, September 11, 2015

Sep 11

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Sep 12

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sep 12

Workshop: Seasonal Ferments

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park) , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
In this workshop we’ll explore and craft two delicious types of ferments that are easily made at home without any special ingredients or equipment: a sauerkraut and sour cream.
Free!

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Sep 13

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, September 18, 2015

Sep 18

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Sep 19

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Sep 20

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Taste a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks.
Free!

Sep 20

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, September 25, 2015

Sep 25

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Sep 26

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sep 26

Summer on the Hudson: Little Red Lighthouse Festival

at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse with Urban Park Ranger-led tours, readings of eponymous children’s book, fishing clinics, and more.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Sep 27

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, October 2, 2015

Oct 2

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Oct 3

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Oct 4

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Taste a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks
Free!

Oct 4

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, October 9, 2015

Oct 9

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Oct 10

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Oct 11

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, October 16, 2015

Oct 16

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Oct 17

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Oct 18

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Taste a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks.
Free!

Oct 18

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, October 23, 2015

Oct 23

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Oct 24

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Oct 24

Halloween Harvest Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy art workshops, face painting, a dog costume contest, and more!
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Oct 25

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, October 30, 2015

Oct 30

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Oct 31

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Nov 1

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Smorgasburg is Brooklyn Flea’s giant all-food market, featuring 100+ vendors every Sunday serving everything from freshly frosted black and white cookies to giant turkey legs to…
Free!

Friday, November 6, 2015

Nov 6

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Nov 7

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Friday, November 13, 2015

Nov 13

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Nov 14

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

Friday, November 20, 2015

Nov 20

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Free!

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Nov 21

GrowNYC Greenmarket

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
This market serves the Long Island City and Astoria communities with farm-fresh fruits and vegetables and family-friendly activities every Saturday.
Free!

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