It takes a lot for any sort of restaurant to be called “one of a kind” nowadays, as it seems like so many spots tend to copy off one another or there are too many similarities that could offset any place for being truly unique. Acqua Restaurant, however, can hold that notion of being one of a kind as they are the only seafood spot in Manhattan where you can enjoy raw seafood and fish imported directly from Italy daily. [Read more…] about Acqua Restaurant’s Fresh Italian Cuisine Lights Up South Street Seaport
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Even though it still feels like summer outside (proud to be wearing shorts still, yay) the fall season is underway and why not spend some of it at one of New York City’s most beautiful locations- South Street Seaport. With accessibility on several subway lines, South Street Seaport is the place to go to anytime of year for some of the best food, style and events that happen throughout the city.
Now, South Street Seaport has announced some super fun events that are happening in the month of October. Big fan of Cider and beer? Family friendly activities more your thing? South Street Seaport has you covered! Check out what they are offering this month and come on down and see what all the fuss is about!
The Fulton Stall Market returns: Monday through Sunday from 11:00AM-5:00PM
On October 1, the Fulton Stall Market returns to the South Street Seaport, marking its sixth year of bringing local food vendors, farmers, crafters, and artisans to lower Manhattan. The Market will be open seven days a week year-round, in a brand-new indoor location at 207a Front Street, and extend into Cannon’s Walk. A ritual for locals and visitors alike, the Fulton Stall Market allows shoppers a glimpse into the street’s history, which since 1822, has anchored the Seaport’s waterfront market district. This year’s offerings include a wide variety of new and returning vendors selling everything from sauces, to syrups to sandwiches and more, as well as non-edible treats such as t-shirts and totes.
OktoberfeAst “Pop-Up” Biergarten: Saturday, October 11 from 11:00AM – 6:00PM
Presented by Beer Sessions Radio™ and the Good Beer Seal, a new series of “popup” events offering a sophisticated drinking experience for discerning New Yorkers will feature the best of German and NY State lager and fest beers during two sessions taking place on Saturday, October 11th on the corner of Fulton and Front Streets. OktoberfeAst will feature 20+ of the best fall offerings from NY State brewers and select German-beer importers specializing in Bocks, Kolsches, Pumpkin, and Fest beers. Additionally, a selection of regional food prepared by New York chefs will be available for purchase and live music performances from Oompah Bands and other acoustic musicians will take place throughout the day.Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance at www.southstreetseaport.com
Taste of the Seaport: Saturday, October 18 from 11AM – 4PM
The fifth annual event brings together some of the most important restaurants in Lower Manhattan for an outdoor festival of food, beverage, live music and family-friendly activities. Proceeds support academic and arts enrichment programs at Lower Manhattan Public Schools PS 397 and 343, also known as the Spruce Street School and the Peck Slip School.The Taste of the Seaport will take place on Front Street between Beekman and Peck Slip. Participating restaurants include Seaport district favorites Acqua, Bin 220, Cowgirl Seahorse, Fresh Salt, Il Brigante, Key 229, Nelson Blue, Suteishi, V Bar and more. Tickets are currently available through this link: http://www.tasteoftheseaport.org/ticket-sales/
CiderfeAst: Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 11:30AM – 6:00PM
The unofficial kick-off party for Cider Week NYC, CiderfeAst will feature the best of regional, national and European ciders from more than 30 cider makers as well as a selection of regional food prepared by New York chefs. This ticketed event will take place on the corner of Fulton and Front Streets, and will be split into two sessions. Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance atwww.southstreetseaport.com