EscapeMaker’s Annual Apple Palooza

McCarren Park Greenmarket North 12th St & Union Ave, brooklyn

Dear EscapeMakers — Let's celebrate the coming of fall foliage, fruiting orchards and autumnal goodness! What better way to celebrate than with all things APPLE! Join us for our annual "Apple Palooza" with GrowNYC at the McCarren Park Greenmarket, sponsored by New York Apples. Saturday, September 8th from 10am-4pm FREE! ALL AGES! Free samples, live music, games and more!

Pierogies, Vodka & Pints!

Bradley Farm 317 Springtown Rd, New Paltz

We will be serving up Helena's famous Cheddar Potato Pierogies with caramelized onions and herb seasoned sour cream, Ray's sausages on a stick or a veg substitute - $12 a plate included tax and service. This will be paired perfectly with and Muddled Lemon Basil 1857 Vodka cocktails or our NYS beer and wine including our special brew of Honey beer made for us by Two Way Brewing in Beacon.! Our friends from 1857 Spirits...

Dutchess Fruit Farms & Berry Picking Weekend with Hop On/Off Shuttle

Our hop on/off looper shuttles will meet you at the station on both days so you can make a day trip or a whole weekend getaway out of your journey! Explore the culinary mecca and historic town of Rhinebeck and visit the bountiful pick-your-own berry and fruit farms of Dutchess County. Pending fruit availability, stops could include Greig Farm, Rose Hill Farm and Mead Orchards. Pick blueberries, peaches and more to your heart’s content. Plus,...

4th Annual Summer Fest

Roscoe Beer Co. 145 Rockland Rd, Roscoe

Our fourth annual summer fest will take place on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the Roscoe Beer Co. The last three years were a huge success with plenty of craft beer to sample, local cuisine and dozens of local vendors selling their handmade goods, ranging from soaps to jewelry to hand painted glasses. This is a wonderful event to enjoy a great summer afternoon with live music, new beer releases, food and plenty of outdoor activities with...

Dutchess Fruit Farms & Berry Picking Weekend with Hop On/Off Shuttle

Our hop on/off looper shuttles will meet you at the station on both days so you can make a day trip or a whole weekend getaway out of your journey! Explore the culinary mecca and historic town of Rhinebeck and visit the bountiful pick-your-own berry and fruit farms of Dutchess County. Pending fruit availability, stops could include Greig Farm, Rose Hill Farm and Mead Orchards. Pick blueberries, peaches and more to your heart’s content. Plus,...

Cooking on Coals

Natural Gardens 304 Sutherland Rd, East Meredith

Cooking on Coals A day of adventurous eating and drinking! Three years ago a NY Times headline left an indelible mark, "For a Better Steak, Cook Directly on Charcoal." Tell me more. You can read the entire article here, but the basic point was that Dwight Eisenhower cooked some the most delicious, immense steaks available by tossing them directly on hot coals! Of course I had to try. He was right. Now, I'm looking forward to...

EscapeMaker in Greenmarket

Brooklyn Borough Hall Greenmarket Brooklyn

Stop by the EscapeMaker tent in the Greenmarket today! We’re here to discuss all your weekend getaways needs and share loads of literature on some of the amazing agritourism destinations within a day’s drive or train ride from the city!green

Farmer & Butcher Workshop: Pig Butchering Demo

Fulton Stall Market 91 South Street, New York

John Agostinho, Head Farmer at Fat Apple Farm, and Paul Servideo, Butcher Extraordinaire are coming to Fulton Stall Market to share more about the process of raising and breaking down pasture raised pork on Wednesday, July 17th 6:30pm-8:00pm. Discover more about where cuts come from, why what pigs eat is important, and all the ways you can enjoy this special meat. Get ready to be amazed at what you will learn and the inspiration you take...

Free

Hudson Valley Farms & Sunflower Fields Tour

Sunday, August 18th! It's time to check "standing in a sunflower field" off your bucket list! Join us for this exclusive tour of Hudson Valley farms and flower fields - just 2 hours from NYC! First, we will head to Ray Bradley Farm in Ulster County, for a farmer talk with Ray himself. The talk will be followed by an heirloom tomato tasting and a gourmet lunch prepared by celebrity Chef John Vargo with a...

$179

NYCEDC Celebrate Women in NYC Public Markets

Essex Market 88 Essex St, New York

New York City’s Public Markets celebrate the rich history and diverse cultures, communities, and cuisines of the city we love. Join us as we celebrate the Women of Essex Market! There will be a kickoff ceremony at 2 pm, live music, networking, voter registration and info on training, M/WBE Certification and grants and funding to start-up or expand your own business. Shop the market, network with other women entrepreneurs and get inspired during the 19th...

Free

NYCEDC Celebrate Women in NYC Public Markets

La Marqueta 1590 Park Ave, New York

New York City’s Public Markets celebrate the rich history and diverse cultures, communities and cuisines of the city we love. Join us as we celebrate the Women of La Marqueta Market and Hot Bread Kitchen incubator! There will be a kick-off ceremony at 2 pm, live music, food, beverages and art for sale, networking, voter registration and info on training, M/WBE Certification and grants and funding to start-up or expand your own business. Shop, dance,...

Free