Pig Island 2013: Best Pork Fest North of the Carolinas…or Maybe Anywhere

For pork lovers, there was just one place to be this past Saturday and that was the 4th Annual Pig Island in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Hungry New Yorkers rode a free New York City Water […]

Head to Yonkers for Hudson Rising Farm Feast – Sunday, June 30th

Hudson Rising Farm Feast – Yonkers, NY June 30th Food Karma Projects Sunday, June 30, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM (EDT) Yonkers, NY This summer, celebrate on the banks of the Hudson when […]

Head Down to the Battery Urban Farm for Sunset Yoga and Happy Hour Next Wednesday 6/26

The Battery Urban Farm is offering more than vegetables these days…Here’s a healthy event that will appeal to yoga lovers as well as those who enjoy some local beer and wine. For $55, you can […]

Chef Patti Jackson Pairs Belgian Sour Beers with Unique Local Menu

Anytime you go to a theme dinner at Jimmy’s No. 43, you know you’re going to get good food and great beer, and with Jimmy Carbone being the event organizer that he is, you’ll also […]

Pete Seeger Inspires Community Gardeners to “Stand for our Land” at Mayoral Forum

Gardening activists (and folk music lovers) gathered at Cooper Union’s Great Hall to hear from 2013 New York City Mayoral candidates about what they would do if elected to protect and support our city’s community […]

“Our Global Kitchen” Brings Important Local and Global Food System Issues to Mainstream Forefront

I played some work-related hooky yesterday and finally ventured into New York’s notoriously crowded Museum of Natural History to see Our Global Kitchen: Food, Nature, Culture exhibition. Yes, I know, it’s been open since November, but […]