Egg Rolls & Egg Creams

Celebrate ‘Egg Rolls, Egg Creams, and Empanadas’ with the Eldridge Street Synagogue on Sunday

Posted June 16, 2017 at 5:08 am

The annual block party celebrating a trifecta of treats – egg rolls, egg creams, and empanadas – is hitting the streets of the Lower East Side this weekend. Yup, now in its 17th season, the Museum at Eldridge Street’s festival will once again commemorate the diverse communities of the neighborhood, by way of food, performances, games, and hands-on […]

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The Annual ‘Egg Rolls, Egg Creams & Empanadas Festival’ is this Sunday

Last modified June 14, 2017 at 2:33 pm

Get your mah jongg tiles ready; the annual Egg Rolls and Egg Creams Festival is hitting the Lower East Side this Sunday. The block party, now in its 16th iteration, is ready to dole out frothy beverages that are neither egg nor cream, along with myriad diverse activities and food celebrating the unique diversity of the neighborhood. If you’ll […]

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Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival Expanding to Include Empanadas in June

Posted March 12, 2015 at 5:06 am

Despite the spike in temperatures this week, summer couldn’t be further away. Nevertheless, the Eldridge Street Synagogue isn’t wasting time advertising the annual Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival held at its doorstep. The official date was dropped yesterday – Sunday, June 7, 12pm – 4pm. This year’s event – the 16th go-round – will feature the usual […]

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Kehila Kedosha Janina is Planning a ‘Greek Jewish Festival’ for the Springtime

Posted January 5, 2015 at 5:27 am

There was a time when the neighborhood hosted an annual Lower East Side Jewish Festival on East Broadway, but those days are long gone. Instead we’ve seen the more niche “Egg Rolls and Egg Creams Festival” the last fourteen years at the Eldridge Street Synagogue. Now its brethren up the bend seeks to revive more of […]

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Recap: Celebrating the 14th Year of Egg Rolls & Egg Creams on Eldridge Street

Posted June 9, 2014 at 12:06 pm

Yesterday afternoon was the fourteenth installment of the Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival, held at the gates of the Eldridge Street Synagogue. As in years past, this melting pot of a block was briefly transformed for a day of multicultural programming, with the usual entertainment. The alter-cockers played Mahjong outside, traditional music provided soundtrack, […]

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Date Set for 14th Annual Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival

Posted May 5, 2014 at 11:17 am

Mark those calendars: the annual Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival is celebrating its 14th year at the Eldridge Street Synagogue. As per protocol, tourists and locals alike will be treated to cross-cultural delights, by way of food and activities, that capture the unique confluence of Jewish and Chinese tradition in this neighborhood. Party time! Eggcellent! […]

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Scenes from the 2013 Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival [PHOTOS]

Posted June 10, 2013 at 10:26 am

The southern terminus of Eldridge Street played host yesterday afternoon to the thirteenth annual Egg Rolls and Egg Creams Festival.

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Date Set for 13th Annual Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival

Posted May 3, 2013 at 10:22 am

It’s one of the more culturally eclectic block parties around, mixing two proud traditions on the streets of the Lower East Side.

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Recap: Egg Rolls & Egg Creams on Eldridge [2012]

Posted June 11, 2012 at 10:33 am

This year the turnout for the cross-cultural block party seemed much higher than in the past.

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Date Set for 12th Annual Egg Rolls & Egg Creams Festival

Posted May 29, 2012 at 10:36 am

Bust out the Palm Pilots and pocket daily planners, and circle June 10.

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