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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

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!

Aug 30

Cooking Demo: The Matter of Roots—Beets

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
ecorative and tasty, beets add color to both the garden and the dinner plate. A chef from Great Performances demonstrates some intriguing recipes for this versatile root vegetable.
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!

Sep 5

Bronx Harvest Festival 2015 - Rainbow Garden of Life and Health

at Garden of Life and Health , Bronx

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Please join Bronx Green-Up as they celebrate the efforts of community gardeners citywide with there annual Harvest Festival. Join us at the Rainbow Garden of Life and Health…
Free!

Sep 5

GreenThumb Workshop: Canning & Preserving the Harvest

at Garden of Life and Health , Bronx

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy the bounty of the growing season and learn how to preserve your harvest!
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!

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Event

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Sep 10

Taste of the Village

at Washington Square Arch (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Mix and mingle with Village friends and neighbors while enjoying great bites from local purveyors.

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

GreenThumb Annual Harvest Fair

at Diamante Garden (in ) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join GreenThumb for our annual celebration that honors thousands of community gardeners and greening professionals across New York City for their work during the season.
Free!

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Event
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!

Sep 20

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance and Dispatch NY present a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks.

Sep 20

A Toast to Fort Tryon Park: Wine Tasting Benefit

at Stan Michels Promenade (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Sample an assortment of wines from Cabrini Wines, brews by Dyckman Beer Co., and delectable foods from the New Leaf Restaurant. All proceeds go to sustaining the park!

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Event

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!

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Event
Sep 26

Breukelen Country Fair

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

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Bring the whole family for a day-long extravaganza of games, crafts, local food, music, demonstrations, and family-friendly workshops led by Brooklyn-based partners.
Free!

Must See
Event

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!

Sep 27

Harvest Festival

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Harvest, cook, and eat potatoes that were planted in our garden back in May. You can also challenge friends and family to potato sack races!

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Kids
Sep 27

Cooking with Roots: Ginger

at Wave Hill , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The ginger family, Zingiberaceae, includes spicy ginger, cardamom and turmeric. Sample these tropical herbs, and observe various ways to cook with fresh and dried members of this aromatic plant family.

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!

Oct 4

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance and Dispatch NY present a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks.

Oct 4

Medieval Festival

at Margaret Corbin Drive and adjacent lawns (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

11:30 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Fort Tryon Park is transformed into a medieval market town decorated with bright banners and processional flags. Performers, guests and festival goers dress in medieval costume.
Free!

Must See
Event

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!

Oct 11

Fireside Pies: A Hearth Cooking Event for Families

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy an introduction to Lefferts history and fire-making with the educators of the Lefferts Historic House, then gather round the open fire to bake a fresh apple pie.

Must See
Event

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!

Oct 17

Fall Festival

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park) , Queens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Kick off the fall season at King Manor Museum as you watch an early American cooking demonstration, churn butter, create apple cider and make crafts inspired by autumn.
Free!

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Kids

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!

Oct 18

Food Truck Rally

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance and Dispatch NY present a sampling of cuisines from around the world from New York's best food trucks.

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!

Nov 7

GreenThumb Workshop: Canning & Preserving the Harvest

at Mission Garden , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Enjoy the bounty of the growing season and learn how to preserve your harvest!
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!

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Nov 29

Winter On A Flatbush Farm

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how to make a candle, watch a master spinster spin wool thread, and enjoy Dutch treats made at our outdoor hearth from a Lefferts family recipe.

Best For
Kids

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