NYC Food Events for the Weekend and Beyond
Thursday (September 26)
Smokey Robotic at Ginny's Supper Club
Thursday, September 26th, 9:00 p.m.
Ginny's Supper Club is hosting musicians Smokey Robotic and serving a special menu including mezcal cocktails, crab, and goat tostadas. $10. 310 Lenox Avenue, New York, NY; restaurant website
Friday (September 27)
Madison Square Eats
Friday, September 27th through October 25th, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Madison Square Park's outdoor eating fair returns, with old favorites like Calexico and new headliners like Delaney Barbecue. The market will run daily through October 25th. Madison Square Park. 5th Avenue and 27th Street, New York, NY; event details
Saturday (September 28)
NYC Dumpling Festival
Saturday, September 28th, 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tang's Natural welcomes you to celebrate dumplings and taste dumplings from around the world. There will also be cultural performances, a raffle, games, and the 10th Annual Chef One Dumpling Eating Contest. Dumpling tasting tickets are sold at the door. $20. Sara D. Roosevelt Park. E. Houston Street between Chrystie and Forsyth Streets, New York, NY; event details
Star Chefs SMOKE at ICC
Saturday, September 28th, 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Ten barbecue teams from across the country will gather at this smoked brisket competition. Guests will be served barbecue from the ten teams, two beers, and then vote for their favorite pit master. $65-85. Pier 57, 11th Avenue between 15th and 16th Streets, New York, NY; tickets and event details
Apéritif à la Française
Saturday, September 28th, 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and Sunday, Saturday 29th, 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Taste French spirits, wines, and beers along with a selection of French cheeses. Must register to enter. Free to enter, pay per drink. Bryant Park, 41 West 40th Street, New York, NY; registration and event details
Sunday (September 29)
New Amsterdam Market's Cheese Market
Sunday, September 29th, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The New Amsterdam Market returns with a focus on local cheese from New York, Vermont, and elsewhere. South Street between Beekman Street and Peck Slip, New York, NY; event details
Sunday, September 29th, 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
At La Marquetta you can find a whole roasted pig every Sunday at the until October 27th. $10 will cover a plate of pork, tortillas, and a mug of Sugar Hill Ale. La Marqueta, East 116th Street and Park Avenue, New York, NY; event details
Monday (September 30)
Blue Smoke & Brewery Ommegang Beer Pairing Dinner
Monday, September 30th, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
A four-course dinner including roast prawns, poutine, duck, and baked Alaksa paired with Ommegang beer. $75. Blue Smoke Battery Park City, 255 Vesey Street, New York, NY; tickets and event details
Guest Chef David Drake Dinner
Monday, September 30th, 7:00 p.m.
Renowned Jersey chef David Drake will cook at Louro's guest chef dinner series. The menu plans for smoked trout, spaetzle, choucroute, and more. $75. Louro, 142 West 10th Street, New York, NY; for reservations, call 212-206-0606 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday (October 1)
Food Tastings with Kitchen Arts & Letters
Tuesday, October 1st, 2:00 p.m.
Join Einat Admony and New York Times food writer Julia Moskin for a talk about Admony's new cookbook, Balaboosta. There will be Mediterranean food inspired by the book to taste at the event. $25. Weill Art Gallery, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street, New York, NY; tickets and event details
Trailer Park Tuesday With Chef Claire Robinson
Tuesday, October 1st, 7:30 p.m.
Try trailer park food gone gourmet with Food Network's Claire Robinson and the City Grit team. $55. 38 Prince Street, New York, NY; tickets and event details
Oktoberfest at The Marrow
Tuesday, October 1st, 7 p.m.
Harold Dieterle's The Marrow is celebrating Oktoberfest with a special menu of leberspatzle soup, sauerbraten, braised rabbit, and more, all with beverage pairings. $110. 99 Bank Street, New York, NY; reserve with Katie@themarrownyc.com
Wednesday (October 2)
Let Us Eat Local Tasting Benefit
Wednesday, October 2nd, 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Just Food is hosting its 6th annual benefit tasting event with dishes from Blue Hill, Northern Spy Food Co., Gramercy Tavern, and many more, with drinks from Brooklyn Brewery, Shin Estate, and Organic Avenue (for starters). There will also be an ice cream bar and contest that will include treats from Adirondack Creamery, Blue Marble Ice Cream, and Odd Fellows Ice Cream Co. $175. The Altman Building, 135 West 18th Street, New York, NY; tickets and event details
Chelsea Market Talk and Tasting
Wednesday, October 2nd, 2:00 p.m.
Celebrate the release of The Chelsea Market cookbook with a talk and tasting with the owners of Chelsea Market and other store owners within the market. $25. Weill Art Gallery, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street, New York, NY; tickets and event details
Himalayan Cocktails at the Rubin Museum
Wednesday, October 2nd, 7:00 p.m.
Raines Law Room's Lauren Davis will be at the Rubin Museum of Himalayan Art mixing Himalayan tea vodka. This is the second event in this series; the third and last will run Wednesday, October 23rd. $10 for museum members, $25 for general public. Rubin Museum of Himalayan Art, 150 West 17th Street, New York, NY; tickets and event details