4th Annual Hester Street Fair Kicks Off Tomorrow

Posted on: April 26th, 2013 at 10:28 am by
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As the nice weather emerges so does the annual Hester Street Fair. This year marks the 4th anniversary of the all-day outdoor local food and finds festival, and boasts new vendors along with past favorites. Opening day will comprise of 60 vendors and 22 food vendors, including an honest-to-goodness farmstand, with fresh produce from CSA Rachel Mae’s Farmstand. There’s even going to be a mobile vintage camper present, if that’s something you’re into?

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Anyway, the official deets:

Who: Hester Street Fair Opening Day + Hester Eats Mini Food Fest What: Opening Day 2013
When: Saturday, April 27, 2012, 10am­ – 6pm
Where: The corner of Hester and Essex Streets – F train to East Broadway or FMJZ to Delancey

For more info on specific vendors and to get the skinny on related events (see: “Hester Nights”) visit their website.

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How does the Hester Street Fair stack up against other outdoor markets in the city?

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