Fresh Bites: FREE Cooking Class

Every Wednesday starting at 10:30am, join us for free cooking and nutrition workshops at the Market! Learn how to make delicious, affordable meals using fresh fruits and vegetables. These classes are free and open to the public (no advance registration necessary!), and also translated into Spanish.

Join us every Wednesday for a new recipe and lesson! This week we'll be preparing a Fall Kale & Pear Salad recipe and reviewing healthy portion sizes.

Celebrate Hallowen at the Market!

We're pulling out our wool sweaters and autumn hues to celebrate this fruitful season. Join us at Essex Street Market on Saturday, October 27th from 12pm-3pm for pumpkin decorating, magic tricks, and spooky snacks! Plus, a market-wide scavenger hunt with a very sweet surprise prize.

This event is perfect for kids -- Halloween costumes are encouraged! Find us in the general seating area next to Davidovich Bakery (free to attend!).

Lower East Cider Fest

For one night only, New York cider takes over Essex Street Market to show off cider's ability to elevate every culinary experience! $25 gets you samples of 100+ ciders plus specialty bites from market vendors. Ciders will also be available to purchase by-the-glass and to take home.

Learn more and buy tickets online here.

Olive Oil Tasting

Join us for this special tasting event, and gain a new appreciation for an everyday cooking staple! On Tuesday, November 13th Essex Olive & Spice will offer an olive oil tasting workshops where you'll learn how to differentiate between various oil producers.

Learn what makes a truly high quality extra virgin olive oil. Sign up here.

Santa Claus Visits The Market!

Come visit with Santa Claus this year at Essex Street Market! The jolly ol' fellow will be here from 2pm-4pm to hear your wishes, and pass out candy canes to kids. We're also decorating the Market Tree! Make your own ornament and help us string lights. Hot chocolate for everyone!