Saturday July 29, 2017
They were amazing last year and we’re so glad they’re back. Who are we talking about? Sabor & the AfroLatineers! Buy your beets then pull up a chair or picnic blanket and enjoy their latin jazz music that blends in West African and Haitian rhythms when least expected.
Al Fresco Dining:
Walter’s Hot Dogs, Let Them Eat Pita
Welcome back, Walter’s! The Best of Westchester winner is back at the Grand and serving up their nationally-recognized hotdogs. Also on hand Saturday: Let Them Eat Pita: Hummus, Falafel and Sabich sandwiches or bowls, with a side of pickled jalapenos, fried onions and pita.
This Saturday’s Family Fun
Family Market Crafts. 11:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. Create a Market-inspired project to take home at one of the tents on Library Green. Don’t forget to visit the Family Garden Experience in the yard behind the children’s room (drop-in activities involving fresh vegetables, flowers and herbs from 11:00 – 1:00!)
Cooking Demo with Sonia
Sonia Urban will be on-site mid-day sharing how to create a variety of summer salads using market-fresh produce.
This week the New Rochelle Girl Scouts will also attend the market to share important work that they do and to sell handcrafted items for dogs.
This week’s vendors
New Vendor! Journeyman Bakery: Best of Westchester-winner selling variety of artisanal breads: German rye, pain de mie, oatmeal with cinnamon and raisins, pain au levain, cranberry and walnut and more.
New Vendor! Let Them Eat Pita: mobile food cart serving delicious falafel sandwiches and hummus bowls at local farmers markets
New Vendor! Provisions Bake Shop: Family-owned-and-operated bake shop producing award-winning, made-from scratch, cookies, cupcakes, and cakes.
Artisan NR: Handmade treasures from local Sound Shore artisans.
Dutch’s Spirits: New York distillery and farm producing classic spirits, cocktail bitters, etc.
Farm EATS: Local NY 100% grass-fed beef, pasture-raised pork and chicken.
Friends of the New Rochelle Public Library: Used books for sale, on Library Green and in the Library’s lobby.
Jack Knife Sharpening: Provided the weather cooperates (i.e. no lightening–he uses electricity!) Jack Knife Sharpening will return for an extra sharpening session this weekend at the Grand, in addition to his every third Saturday appearances every month.
Migliorelli Farm: Fresh fruit, vegetables and greens straight from Dutchess County. Fresh-pressed cider and other goodies (donuts, bloody mary mix) also occasionally available.
Pickle Me Pete: Fresh and both old-fashioned and inventive flavored pickles barrel-cured the traditional way in Brooklyn. Also olives and pickled vegetables.
R&R Produce: Wall Street Journal featured farm offering fresh produce and herbs from Orange County’s fertile black dirt region.
Sweet Things and Wild Thyme: NY State honey and bee products, including honeycomb and pollen.
The Only Mart: Bubble Tea, Kombucha, Organic fresh-pressed juice and other healthy snacks
Walter’s Food Truck: Hot dogs, curly fries, and a handful of ice cream treats
Other Downtown Events