7pm-9:30pm | Chelsea Piers-Pier 61
Join the Whisky Guild as we gather to sample, celebrate and showcase the world’s finest whiskies. Distillers, brand ambassadors, and masters of whisky will be in attendance to guide you through sampling their spirits. With your ticket purchase, you will receive admittance to the event, a world-renown Glencairn tasting glass, gourmet buffet dinner and dessert, cruise around Manhattan, and the opportunity to attend a special Master Class hosted by some of the most gifted people in the whisky industry.
7pm-10pm | W Hotel - 541 Lexington Avenue NY
The world’s greatest tennis players and NYC’s top chefs will showcase their culinary skills at The Taste of Tennis. In addition to amazing food, this one-of-a-kind experience features a variety of themed lounges, signature cocktails and music by popular deejays—a perfect way to kick off two weeks of tennis excitement in NYC!
7:30pm-10pm | McCall Vineyard and Ranch, Cutchogue, NY
Harvest East End showcases the wines of East End winemakers paired with the dishes of top regional chefs and the foodcraft of local purveyors set at the picturesque McCall Vineyard and Ranch on the North Fork. Presented by Dan’s Papers and the Long Island Wine Council, this bucolic charity fundraiser celebrates Long Island wine country and benefits important regional charities. Ticket price is inclusive of all food and beverage.
3:30pm | Hayground School- Mitchells Lane, Bridgehampton NY
The Great Food Truck Derby is back! Bring the whole family for a bonanza of ethnic and mobile eats rarely seen on the East End, when a caravan of New York City and Long Island food trucks park amidst potato fields at the Hayground School, alongside New York wine and beer and non-alcoholic drink offerings. Ticket price includes one serving at every food truck (at least 15 trucks will be in attendance) and includes drinks. The food truck coming together will coincide with the Hayground School Community farmers market and programming for kids and families. And the event will benefit the Hayground schoolyard projects in the region, which provide culinary arts training for local kids.
Daily 2pm-9pm | City Lore- 56 E 1st St. (Between 1st & 2nd Avenues)
FringeNYC is here: to amplify underrepresented voices; to provide opportunities for emerging artists; and to leverage both our scrappy history and our fancy schmancy accomplishments in service of our mission – INCITING Art and CULTIVATING Community. In this both crucial and celebratory time, your donation is vital – and it directly impacts the future of FringeNYC and that of our artists, audience, and alumni. We hope you’ll join us as we launch the 20 Annual New York International Fringe Festival.
10am-7pm | Tuxedo Park, NY
Take a trip back in time and immerse yourself in the thrills and excitement of the Elizabethan period at the New York Renaissance Faire. Attendees are invited to don their finest gowns, petticoats, farthingales and chainmail or even dress up like mythological creatures. The fair features a variety of fun events and activities such as jousting tournaments, magic shows, storytelling, traditional 16th century games, theatrical plays, archery demonstrations, comedy acts and more.
7:30pm-10pm | Gurney's Montauk,
Meet us in Montauk for the ultimate seaside soiree: ClambakeMTK, the oceanfront food and drink fest at the legendary Gurney’s Seawater Resort & Spa. Guests will sink their teeth into surf and turf from top East End restaurants while celebrating the beach life, the coastal cuisine and everything that makes Montauk the hottest seaside destination on the East Coast at the inaugural ClambakeMTK. VIP's will dance the night away at Dan's Taste of Summer's first-ever VIP After Party!
6pm-9pm | 180 Maiden Lane, NYC
On July 28, Edible magazines, in partnership with the Good Beer Seal and with the support of Brooklyn Brewery and Stella Artois, celebrate good beer with our second annual sudsy soiree at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. (Get your tickets right here!)
8pm | Secret Venue
At the last minute, the secret location is revealed to thousands of friends who have all been patiently waiting to learn where “Dîner en Blanc” will take place. Thousands of people, dressed all in white, and conducting themselves with the greatest decorum, elegance, and etiquette, all meet for a mass “chic picnic” in a public space.
Mon July 25-Fri August 19 | Participating Restaurants around NYC
NYC Restaurant Week is a semiannual promotion that celebrates fine dining at an affordable price. Participating restaurants offer three-course prix-fixe menus specially priced at $25 for lunch and/or $38 for dinner*.
6pm | Wölffer Estate Vineyard
Chefs & Champagne® is the James Beard Foundation’s annual summer tasting party, featuring flowing Champagne and culinary offerings from a select group of more than 40 celebrated chefs, many from JBF Award–winning restaurants. Chefs & Champagne® raises funds for the philanthropic work of the James Beard Foundation, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. The recipeient of the Christian Wölffer Scholarship Program, which supports students pursuing food and wine studies, will also be announced at the event.
7:30pm-10pm | Fairview Farm at Mecox, Bridgehampton
Back for its 6th year, Taste of Two Forks Presented by Farrell Building Company is the Hampton’s premier culinary event featuring top chefs, great winemakers and over 40 of the finest restaurants from the North and South Forks! Guests will experience a whole new level of luxury as the event moves to a new location for 2016: the gracious, sprawling waterfront property of Fairview Farm at Mecox.
7am | Old Bethpage Restoration Village
Surrounded by 210 acres of woodlands, fields, farmlands and some of America's oldest homes, the Tough Mudder Long Island Presented by Merrell course is as historic as the land it's built upon. 10 -12 miles, 20+ Obstacles. Get ready to dig deep on a combo of classic Tough Mudder obstacles and all-new 2016 creations. While the course is conveniently located in the heart of Nassau County, don't expect event weekend to be anything like a day at the beach.
8pm-10:30pm | Fairview Farm at Mecox, Bridgehampton
It’s Hamptons vs. NYC! Grillhampton pits East End Chefs against Manhattan chefs in a one-of-a-kind cooking competition and tasting event. Enjoy the great grilled fare, beer and specialty cocktails—along with live music by New Life Crisis—then be part of the action as you cast your vote for the finest food of the night. New location for 2016: the gracious, sprawling waterfront property of Fairview Farm at Mecox. Ticket price is inclusive of all food and beverage.
Public Theater- 425 Lafayette St. NY
Tony winning director Daniel Sullivan (Proof, Cymbeline) returns to Shakespeare in the Park with one of the Bard’s most rarely produced plays, Troilus and Cressida. Both warriors and lovers play hard to get in this surprisingly modern epic about the hot blood, hot thoughts and hot deeds of the ancient Greeks.
4pm-10pm | Stage 48
The Nation's Ultimate Party Experience for Patron Lovers returns for its Summer Edition! The Event Will Feature 3 Levels Of Tequila Influenced Turn Up Including The Venue's Rooftop Area.
In Participating Restaurants
Since its creation in 2011, French Restaurant Week® has been hosted by over 120 participating restaurants. In partnership with Open Table®, this special week offers customers the ability to enjoy special prix-fixe menu options during dinner, and in some cases, lunch.
Boards at 10:30pm | Brooklyn Army Terminal
Aboard the Nautical Empress, a night of complimentary food and cash bar drinks.
Friday July 1-Sun July 3 | Fri 4pm-7pm; Sat 10am-6pm; Sun 10am-5pm | 15 Montauk Hwy, East Hampton
As you drive through Bridgehampton and East Hampton, you'll see that nobody stands still for long. Between shops and boutiques and restaurants and cafes, there is no end to the colors and flavors of the Hamptons. The cutting edge of individual artistic expression and the communities of the Hamptons go hand in hand, and this festival will provide a rare opportunity for the public to meet these talented visonaries in an up close and personal experience for one remarkable weekend.
Daily 9:30am | Jacob Javitz Center
Exhibiting at a Fancy Food Show is the most convenient and cost-effective way to connect with buyers from every major food/beverage buying channel in the U.S. and abroad. To exhibit at a Specialty Food Association Fancy Food Show, you must be an Association Member.
Hayground School-151 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton NY
Widely recognized as a premier philanthropic and festive event in the Hamptons. An elegant and diverse representation of the corporate, medical and social communities from the Hamptons, Long Island and New York City celebrating the community’s support of the life-saving mission of the American Heart Association.