A free family-friendly event of food samples and beverage tastings designed to feature local winemakers, farmers and regional travel destinations within a day’s drive or train ride of New York City. The event will run in conjunction with the regular Sunday FSM Farmer’s Market.
Sponsors and exhibitors include Amtrak, Vermont Tourism, Dutchess Tourism, Sullivan County Visitor’s Association, Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes, Westchester Tourism and the Long Island Convention & Visitors Bureau.
This one-day event is part of a longer 3-week residency within the historic Fulton Stall Market at the South Street Seaport by EscapeMaker.com, NYC’s guide to local getaways since 2000. The EscapeMaker pop-up shop will be open to the public Thursdays and Fridays (12:00pm-6:00pm) and Saturdays and Sundays (11am-5pm), March 31st through April 24th. Visitors can pick up info on farm escapes, apple picking, wine and craft brew trails and local getaway packages to inspire them to start planning their local vacations.
Another tasting event runs April 24th.