from Barbara Davis:
“Grand Market Serves Up
Food, Fun & Entertainment
Date Saturdays, June 1 – October 26
Time 9 a.m. til 2 p.m.
Where Library Green (Lawton St.)
The BID’s weekly New Rochelle Downtown Grand Market on
the Library Green is off to a fast — make that “feast” — start,
as its list of participating vendors continues to grow with
traditional farmers’ market produce, prepared and specialty
foods, fish, breads, baked goods, cheese, pickles, New York
State wines and a weekly sampling of artisanal food products
from Brooklyn. Visitors will also discover food-related
services, such as knife sharpening, and unique finds like soap,
flavored oils and custom-blended spices as well as networking
opportunities for community groups, arts and crafts, free
children’s entertainment, cooking and gardening seminars
and al fresco dining with featured restaurants and food carts.
FOOD STAMP (EBT) CARDS ARE WELCOME AT THE GRAND MARKET.
WEEKLY AND ROTATING
PURA VIDA FISHERIES
NEW GATE FARMS
THE BUTTERFIELD FARM CO.
MOUNTAIN PRODUCTS SMOKEHOUSE, INC.
BREEZY HILL ORCHARD & HUDSON VALLEY CIDER
NEW YORK STATE VINEYARDS
THE LUCIOUS LITTLE DESSERT CO.
DRINK MORE GOOD
CLEAN RIDGE SOAP COMPANY
BROOKLYN EATS ON THE ROAD
MONROE CULINARY CENTER
BOBOLINK DAIRY & BAKEHOUSE
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it’s summer downtown/fun and free events
Summer finally arrives in Downtown New Rochelle with the introduction of
the BID Grand Market Days, Family Entertainment, and Music on the Green.
BID Family Days at Grand Market (Library Green) — June 1st, 8th,15th & 22nd • 11:00 a.m.
June 1—The El Louie Show! features one of New York’s favorite children’s entertainers whose
innovative style, music and dance delights all ages.
June 8—Kurt Gallagher performs on his guitar, ukulele, jaw harp and slide whistle.
June 15—Younger children will be excited to dance and sing along with local sensation Zev Haber.
June 22—Be ready to be amazed by Juggles the Clown on, as he performs balloon tricks, illusions
and crazy-good juggling.
Fun Fuzion at Grand Market (Library Green) — June 29 • 11:00 a.m.
June 29 with Clowns, Clowns and more Clowns! The Funfuzion Clowns of New Roc City perform
in a fun-filled show of incredible stupidity, with free balloons, magic and more!
BID Downtown Open Artist Studios— June 29 • Noon, at various locations downtown (for details, check
the BID website and Facebook)
Take part in the popular BID Downtown Open Artist Studios starting at noon on June 29. Meet
downtown’s talented community of artists in their own work spaces and downtown galleries.
A list of participating artists and their studio addresses will be found on the BID website at
BID Music on the Green—Thursdays, July 18th, 25th & August 1st 7:00 p.m. on Library Green
Later in the summer, start the weekends on the right note with the BID’s Music on the Green.
July 18—Enjoy Louie Miranda and Subanda as they perform a mix of pop, salsa, R&B, country—and more.
July 25—The sounds of Motown, funk & soul will fill Library Green when Funk That band takes the stage.
August 1—Swing to the Basie-stylings of the Something Special Big Band
In case of rain, the concerts move indoors to the newly refurbished,138-seat Ossie Davis Theater, on a
first-come first-serve basis when the doors open at 6:30 p.m. Look for featured musical artists listed at
BID Sidewalk Sales
Wednesday, May 29 – Saturday, June 1; Wednesday, September 18 – Saturday, 21;
Wednesday, October 16 – Saturday, October 19