Your Guide to the Best Artisan, Farmer, Food & Flea Markets

Artisan Markets

The artisan markets are home to many of New York’s most talented designers, craftspeople and fine artists. These markets take traditional craft fairs to the next level through fine design, wild creativity, and innovative use of technology. Visit the artisan markets and buy handmade products directly from the people who made them. You will find future trends in jewelry, accessories, fashion designs, decorative pillows and lamps, candles, organic body products and so much more.

Weekend Market Picks July 23 & 24, 2016: Studio Llama Llama

  Take a good, long look at this photo, because I fell in love with every single Amigurumi creature, handmade from Studio Llama Llama at the recent School of Visual Arts Makers Market this past May. Amigurami means ”crocheted stuffed animals” in Japanese. These ones are much more than that though. In

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Slurp The Summer Away at the Museum Of Ice Cream (You Read That Right)

All I want to do all day right now is eat ice cream. So when everyone in my world started buzzing about the Museum of Ice Cream, I had to check it out. It looks AMAZING! In a cruel twist of fate, the event seems to be sold out. But

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Weekend Market Picks July 16 & 17, 2016: National Ice Cream Day

  President Ronald Reagan established National Ice Cream Day in 1984 with Joint Resolution 298 (thanks, Wikipedia!), making him the one president to bring the entire country together over a common idea that ice cream is creamy and delicious. We now celebrate this national holiday in July each year when

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Weekend Market Picks July 9 & 10, 2016: Time To Go To Vendy Plaza

Last week I was down for the count with a miserable summer cold. I’m feeling much better now, and I am very excited about all the unique market events this weekend. Many of the GrowNYC Youth Markets are opening all over the city. We have handmade events, vintage and antiques

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The New Battery Oval Opens Downtown With The Amazing Battery Fair

Battery Park is celebrating the grand opening of the Battery Oval, a large, gorgeous, grassy space at the north end of the park, with a wonderful market! This weekend, the Battery Conservancy is hosting the Battery Fair, featuring 100+ regional food producers and food purveyors, as well as regional craft

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