NYC Food Events for the Weekend and Beyond
Thursday (March 6)
BBQ for Betty Breast Cancer Benefit
Thursday, March 6th, 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Mable's Smokehouse and Banquet Hall will donate proceeds from Thursday's business to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation in honor of the owner's mother, Betty Ann Benefiel, who passed away from breast cancer. Mable's Smokehouse and Banquet Hall, 44 Berry Street, Brooklyn, NY; details.
Saturday (March 8)
Yum! Foodie Films
Saturday, March 8th, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
MoMA is screening classic food-centric films fun for young children and their parents. The screenings will be paired with a discussion and suggestions for related galleries in the museum. Free (Tickets distributed 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. day of). Museum of Modern Art Theater 3, 4 West 54th Street, New York, NY; details.
Spirit and Cocktail Tasting
Saturday. March 8th, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Ladies of American Distilleries and Ladies United for the Preservation of Endangered Cocktails (LUPEC) are celebrating International Women's Day with a spirits tasting. Representatives will discuss the distilling landscape and provide samples of spirits and cocktails. Free. Union Square Wines, 140 4th Avenue, New York, NY; details.
Sunday (March 9)
Sunday Supper New York
Sunday, March 9th, 6:00 p.m.
Join a team of chefs for a pop-up supper of refined versions of classic comfort food. $100. Toshi's Living Room at the Flatiron Hotel, 9 West 26th Street, New York, NY; details.
Monday (March 10)
Sicily and Its Sweets
Monday, March 10th, 7:00 p.m.
Culinary Historians of New York is presenting a presentation on the history of Sicilian sweets by former Windows on the World executive pastry chef Nick Malgieri. $40. Institute of Culinary Education, 50 West 23rd Street, New York, NY; details.
Coastal Maine Respite
Monday, March 10th, 7:00 p.m.
Earth at Hidden Pond chef Justin Walker will prepare a dinner featuring produce from his restaurant's on-site organic farm. $130 (members), $170 (general public). 167 West 12th Street, New York, NY; details.
Tuesday (March 11)
Tuesday, March 11th, seatings at 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Allswell is teaming up with Founders Brewing Company to offer a multi-course pairing menu. Along with the pairings, Founders beers will be available for $4 throughout the night. $65. Allswell, 124 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY; details.
Prime Meats Beer Dinner
Tuesday, March 11th, 7:00 p.m.
Prime Meats is offering a special dinner of sausage, spaeztle, and more, all paired with beers from Bell's Brewery. $60. Prime Meats, 465 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY; details.
Taste of Seventh
Saturday, March 8th and Sunday, March 9th
Food vendors on East 7th Street are coming together for a two-day festival celebrating the best food the neighborhood has to offer. Sample treats from Caracas Arepas Bar, Big Gay Ice Cream, Butter Lane, and more. $25. Luke's Lobster, 93 East 7th Street, New York, NY; details.