Thursday (December 20)
Picking with McClures at The Brooklyn Kitchen
Thursday December 20th, 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Learn how to pickle anything you want at this pickling how-to with the pickle mavens at McClure's. $55. 100 Frost Street, Brooklyn NY; event website
Saturday (December 22)
Brooklyn Flea's Gifted Holiday Market
Sunday December 23rd, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Brooklyn Flea continues to serve up tasty snacks and vend great gifts at their new location's holiday market. Free entry. 1 Hanson Place, Brooklyn NY; event website
Sunday (December 23)
New Amsterdam Market: Last Market of the Season
Sunday December 23rd, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The market's last opening of the season will feature Mexican hot chocolate from La Newyorkina, hot apple cider from Hudson Valley Farmhouse Cider, holiday pies from Shandaken Bake and Piecorps, ice cream from The Bent Spoon...and more! Free entry. South Street between Beekman Street and Peck Slip, New York NY; event website
Gingerbread House Making with the Farm on Adderley
Sunday December 23rd, 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1 p.m.
A great event for children of all ages. Come and decorate a pre-made gingerbread house with the Farm on Adderley at Hootenanny Art House. All candy will be naturally flavored and free of corn syrup. $30 per house. 426 15th Street, Brooklyn NY; event website
Monday (December 24)
Woks and Lox
Monday December 24th
The chef of this Jewish and Chinese Christmas celebration is none other than our own Chichi Wang! Dinner at the Queens Kickshaw will be followed by an auction, games, and more. Dinner tickets are sold out, but you can still join the Nosh Party for $28. 40-17 Broadway, Astoria, NY; event website