Save the date for a delicious event happening next month to benefit the Northside Town Hall Community and Cultural Center! Facebook event here.
Taste Williamsburg Greenpoint is an outdoor celebration of North Brooklyn’s local cuisine and community. Join us May 16th, rain or shine, for a sampling of tastes from the area’s top local restaurants, beer straight from the source at the Brooklyn Brewery, live music performances, cooking demonstrations, and much more. Proceeds from the event will benefit the capital campaign to build the Northside Town Hall Community and Cultural Center.
Eat – Enjoy tastes from participating restaurants including M Shanghai, Walter Foods, Le Barricou, Mesa, Rye, Dressler/Dumont, Diner, Lodge, Wombat, Sel De Mer, Traif, Sweetwater/Bakeri, D.O.C. Wine Bar, Nita Nita, Fabiane’s, An Nhau & Banh Mi, The Rabbithole, Karczma, Antek, Juliette, Blackbird Parlour, Miranda, Teddy’s Bar and Grill, Manhattan Inn, Van Leeuwen’s Ice Cream, Wine Cellar Sorbets and many more.
Drink – Local beer straight from the source at the Brooklyn Brewery, sample tastes from local wineries and some of NY states finest, inside of participating locations.
All proceeds from the event benefit the building of the Northside Town Hall Community and Cultural Center a joint project of two longtime North Brooklyn neighborhood groups, Neighbors Allied for Good Growth (NAG) and The People’s Firehouse, Inc (PFI.) Located on the site of the former Engine Company 212 firehouse in Williamsburg, the Town Hall will serve as a home for these organizations to continue to serve, organize, and advocate for the community. The building will also feature a flexible cultural exhibition and community meeting space on the ground floor.
The money raised from the event will go to the projects capital fund, which needs to reach $1 million by next year to begin the renovations to convert the building into this much-needed resource.
Date: Sunday May 16th, 2010
Time: 12 – 4 pm
Location: N 11th St. Between Berry St and Wythe Avenue
$35 for 6 tastes – Advance* ($40 day of event)
$55 for 10 tastes – Advance* ($60 day of event)
$95 for 18 tastes – Advance* ($100 day of event)
Ticket will also be available at participating venues and on the day of at the Ticket Booths on North 11th St. cash only)
*All advance tickets will need to be validated at ticket booths located on North 11th on the day of event.
This event is Rain or Shine and tickets are non-refundable.