New Rochelle, NY (PRWEB) August 30, 2013
In celebration of Caribbean culture, the Grand Market will feature food and fun from the islands this week. The New Rochelle Downtown Grand Market is open every Saturday to hundreds of visitors and to more than two dozen vendors at 1 Library Plaza from 9am to 2pm. The festive neighborhood farmers market features local farm-fresh fruit and produce, fish, meats, cheeses, baked goods and many other specialty foods. The success of the first year of farmers market has continued to attract several vendors that will be available at the August 31st market including:
A Place 2 Go Caribbean Restaurant – fantastic, slow cooked BBQ brisket, jerk pork, jerk chicken and macaroni &cheese.
R&R Farms – Specializing in Mexican produce such as pipiche, alache and two kinds of papalo and chiles.
Little Luscious Dessert Company – Fantastic fresh dessert by local food entrepreneur featured in the New York Times.
Sweet Things & Wild Thyme – Scrumptious honey, pollen and beeswax products.
…and many more!
In addition, the August 31st market will feature the Young Tycoon’s inaugural booth with flavored popcorn and lemonade made by and sold by young entrepreneurs ages 8-16 from New Rochelle schools.
About New Rochelle Grand Market
The Grand Market is sponsored by the New Rochelle Downtown Business Improvement District (NRBID), Monroe College and Green Mountain Energy and will be held every Saturday from June 1 through October 26 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on 1 Library Green next to the New Rochelle Public Library on Huguenot Street between Memorial Highway and Lawton Street. To learn more about how the New Rochelle Grand Market aims to grow, nourish and inspire our community, become a Twitter follower, Facebook fan, blog reader and visit http://www.newrochellegrandmarket.com.