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

Farmers Markets

The indoor and outdoor food markets throughout New York City are at the heart of food innovation, the new go-to spots for food lovers. Imagine a sumptuous, buttery fresh lobster roll, or a brick oven pizza. Or maybe something exotic, like an authentic pupusa, a small corn tortilla filled with savory beans and cheese, or a spicy kimmchi dog. Follow up your main course with three mini-cupcakes in flavors you have probably never imagined, like lavender chocolate, maple bacon and blueberry port mascarpone. These gastronomic delights – and so many more – are made locally or regionally with the freshest ingredients available.

Weekend Market Picks April 22 & 23, 2016: Earth Day & RAMPS!

  Ramp Season is the best! Ramps are wild leeks. They grow naturally on our regional farms, and so our farmers get to harvest them without having to cultivate them. They are lovely and mild, and they add a wonderful flavor to almost any savory dish. I like like them

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Easter Weekend Market Picks, April 15 & 16, 2017

  Spring is in the House! That means the weather this weekend is going to be cold, hot, sunny, and cloudy. But it also means that the 2017 market season is fully upon us with big market openings all month! Here are your Weekend Market Picks: Saturday, April 15, 2017

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Weekend Market Picks April 1 & 2, 2017 – Hello Again!

  Hi All! Happy Spring! The post-holiday, deep winter season is always quite slow for markets in the city, so I took some time off of the blog to focus on editing a several wonderful new books in the 111 Places That You Must Not Miss series! But mostly, I’ve been

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Valentine’s Weekend Market Picks: February 11 & 12, 2017

Hello! So, I took a little time off during the cold, post-holiday season. But now it’s February, and the markets are heating up for 2017, despite the snow and icicles outside. There are so many fabulous Valentine’s Markets this weekend for everyone to enjoy, whether you have a Valentine or

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Holiday Market Picks: Give Handmade Gifts!

Look. It’s December. The weather is going to suck. So why not make the most of it by hanging out in the festive holiday markets? This weekend, you can choose among 32 – thirty-two! – markets, mostly indoors, throughout the city! I’ve been gathering gifts for my nieces, and now

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