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Upcoming Events

April 25-27
Food Book Fair
Wythe Hotel, Brooklyn

The Third Annual Food Book Fair brings together food enthusiasts, chefs, artists, writers, designers and publishers to celebrate the intersection between food culture and food systems. This year’s three-day fair spans a pop-up bookstore opening April 18 with more than 200 books, 20-plus food magazines, 60 visionaries, panel discussions, a film screening, pop-up brew pub AND pop-up farm, an entrepreneurial resource clinic, and our second annual Pitch Competition.

Monday, April 28
A Toast to Gotham

Celebrate Gotham's 30th anniversary with chefs Tom Colicchio, Wylie Dufresne, Adam Longworth, Bill Telepan, and Tom Valenti. Proceeds go to GrowNYC. 

2014 Book Signing Schedule, hosted by the Food Book Fair 

Saturday, May 3rd, 11am
Union Square Greenmarket 
Marc Forgione, Recipes & Stories
 
Wednesday, May 14th, 11am
Union Square Greenmarket

David Leibovitz, My Paris Kitchen
 
Friday, May 30th, 11am
Union Square Greenmarket
Kate Payne, The Hip Girl's Guide to the Kitchen
 
Saturday, September 27th, 11am
Union Square Greenmarket

The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Vegetable Cookbook


Past Events 
Farmers Markets from Gansevort to Union Square to Abingdon Square - an evening with Greenmarket founder Barry Benepe: February 2014
Follow the Frog with Rainforest Alliance: September 2013
A Midsummer's Night at Greenmarket: July 2013
Screening: A Local Grain Renaissance in the Northeast
Educated Eater Panel: International Cooking, Local Ingredients: May 2013
Scaling Up Local: Distribution Issues and Innovations in the Value Chain: March 2013
Fifth Annual Cassoulet Cookoff: January 2013
Food Book Fair Greenmarket Series: December 2012
Educated Eater Panel: Mission Driven Distribution: December 2012
The New School's Outdoor Classroom in the Union Square Greenmarket: November 2012
Educated Eater Panel: Rye: One Wheat, Many Ways: October 2012
Harlem Pop Up Greenmarket, New York City's First Night Greenmarket: October 2012
Open House New York at the Union Square Greenmarket: October 2012
NOFA-NY's Eat Local Challenge: September 2012
Educated Eater Panel: What's Behind the Label? September 19, 2012 
Greenmarket Youth Ed Sandwich Smackdown!: September 8, 2012
Discover You Can: Greenmarket Canning Demonstrations: Summer 2012
Fifth Annual Taste of Greenmarket: Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Earth Week: Friday, April 20, 2012
New School's Outdoor Classroom in the Union Square Greenmarket: April 13, 20 & 28, 2012
Farm Bill Discussion and Booksigning with Dan Imhoff: Friday, May 4, 2012
Greenmarket Winter Challenge: 12 week challenge to incentivize customers to attend winter markets regularly: January-April 2012
Home Baker's Meet-up and Grain-to-Glass Pop-up Bar: March 13, 2012
Farm to City Expo: Connecting Farmers to NYC's Wholesale Food System: March 6, 2012
To Your Mouth! Cayuga Pure Organics and Farmer Ground Flour at Brooklyn Kitchen: February 19, 2012
Jimmy's No. 43 Fourth Annual Cassoulet Cook Off: January 8, 2012
Educated Eater Panel: Farmland Preservation November 16, 2011
Educated Eater Panel: In Defense of Corn September 14, 2011
Educated Eater Panel: Immigrant Farmers & Local Food: Greenmarket's International Community August 24, 2011
Greenmarket 35th Anniversary Party August 31, 2011
Taste of Greenmarket Wednesday June 22, 2011
Partner Event: The Greenhorns film premiere and panel discussion May 11, 2011
Partner Event: Shared Bounty: Connecting Local Agriculture and Urban Buyers May 7, 2011
Partner Event: New Museum's Festival of Ideas for The New City May 7, 2011
Partner Event: Making Brooklyn Bloom March 12, 2011
Jimmy's No. 43 Cassoulet Cook Off Fundraiser January 22, 2011

Greenmarket Grains Week, November 14-21, 2010
Pie Bake Off Terra Madre Fundraiser, October 16, 2010
Taste of Greenmarket, October 6, 2010
Educated Eater: Regional Processing from Strawberry Fields to Strawberry Jam, September 14, 2010
Gourmet Latino Festival, June 5-12, 2010
Clothing Drive at Brooklyn Borough Hall Greenmarket, June 5, 2010
Educated Eater:Cutting the Curd, May 1, 2010
Greenmarket's Annual Plant Sales, April & May, 2010
Educated Eater:Off The Hook WhyLocal Seafood isSustainable, March 13, 2010
Jimmy's No. 43 Cassoulet Cook Off Fundraiser, January 16, 2010