Smorgasburg Hosts Open-Air Food Festival at WTC Oculus Plaza | Downtown Alliance

Smorgasburg Hosts Open-Air Food Festival at WTC Oculus Plaza

Nov 8, 2018
Repeats every day until Sat Nov 10 2018.
12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
185 Greenwich Street
New York, NY 10007 
Free

Smorgasburg – the largest outdoor weekly food market in the United States which operates from two locations in Brooklyn with 100 vendors – is holding a three-day food festival and community block party on the Oculus Plaza beginning on Thursday, November 8.

The event will be held on the World Trade Center site over three days, from November 8 through 10.  On November 8, a community block party will be held to kick off the three-day event and run from noon to 7 p.m.  The Thursday event will include music, a beer garden and multiple family-friendly children’s activities. On Friday and Saturday, November 9 and 10, Smorgasburg will operate a curated version of its world-class food market with about 20 vendors at the World Trade Center campus from noon to 7 p.m. each day.

The following Smorgasburg vendors have confirmed their participation:  Bona Bona Ice Cream; Burger Supreme; Ca’pisci; Chef Katsu; Chickpea & Olive; The Choripan; D’Abruzzo; Dan & John's Wings; Dough; Home Frite; Jianbing; Mutz; Rai Rai Ken; Ramen Burger; Red Hook Lobster Pound; Ring Ding Bar; Sons of Thunder; Wood Fired Edibles and Yakitori Tatsu.

Smorgasburg, was established in 2011 as a spin-off of Brooklyn Flea, and now attracts 20,000 to 30,000 visitors each weekday to eat from 100 vendors at its Brooklyn markets in Williamsburg and Prospect Park in the summer months.

Lower Manhattan has an insatiable appetite for great food," said Downtown Alliance President Jessica Lappin. "Between our young residents and our rapidly growing workforce, this community is drawing rock star chefs and leading restaurateurs to open up shop here and we're thrilled to welcome Smorgasburg back to the neighborhood at this exciting moment in our food movement.

S M T W T F S
 
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
 

Location Info

185 Greenwich Street
Lower Level
New York, NY 10007