2014 Vendy Awards: And the Winners Are…

Governor’s Island, NY — We first brought you coverage of the Vendys from Governor’s Island in 2012, and for the 10th Anniversary, the team at Street Vendor Project found no place more apt to showcase the creativity, love, and passion behind the food of New York City’s top street chefs. An All-Star roster of...

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The 5th Annual Saveur Summer BBQ

Jun 27, 14 The 5th Annual Saveur Summer BBQ

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Upper West Side, NY – The Hudson River provided the perfect backdrop to a night of the most tantalizing BBQ-infused smoke to ever billow out of the West Side Highway.  An all-star roster of 17 chefs from around the country graced our palettes with a celebration of surf and turf from stars like Amanda Freitag, Dale Talde,...

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23 Food Trucks Roll into Pier 86 For a Night of Street Meat Debauchery

New York, NY – The Intrepid Sea Air & Space Museum at Pier 86 played host to the most EPIC of block parties, the 3rd Annual Village Voice Choice Streets, featuring a roster of 20+ Food Trucks.  Veterans like Uncle Gussy’s, Big D’s, Comme Ci Comme Ca, Nuchas, and Coolhaus stood next to new kids on the block...

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Get Your Juices Flowing at Squeeze.

Union Square, NY — Spring is in the air and the Squeeze Juice truck is getting ready to give us all a boost to fight off the lingering winter chills.  The truck is due back any day now, but the Green Market at Union Square is open year round, so if you’re in the hood, be sure to look out for the bright pink truck.  And...

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New Food Cart to Debut in March: Khao

Midtown, NY – While the rest of us dwell in hibernation in what has become the longest winter NYC has ever braced, the guys at Big D’s Grubtruck have been hard at work creating a spinoff via their new food cart Khao.  Literally translated to “rice” in Thai, Khao hopes to stay true to the root (and heart) of...

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2013 NYC Vendy Awards: And the Winners Are…

Industry City, Brooklyn — The 2013 Vendys brought a star-studded roster of the most talented sidewalk chefs of 2013 to Sunset Park, Brooklyn.  Industry City played host to the sold-out event, featuring 27 vendors with only one thing on their minds, reining in one of the coveted awards for contention this year: Rookie of the...

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East meets West meets South at Asiadog.

South Street Seaport, NY — In a delicious spin-off of Smorgasburg, the guys at Brooklyn Flea brought together ten shipping containers, stuffed them to the brim with food (including a full bar), and shipped them off to Pier 17.  Running through October, Smorgasbar serves an assortment of sidewalk eats daily from 11am to 10pm...

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2013 Vendys Finalists Revealed: Vendy Cup and People’s Taste Award.

Aug 23, 13 2013 Vendys Finalists Revealed: Vendy Cup and People’s Taste Award.

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New York, NY — The Ninth Annual Vendy Awards announced on Thursday the finalists in contention for this year’s top prizes: the coveted Vendy Cup and the People’s Taste Award.  Industry City will play host on September 7th, 2013 to the massive cook-off royale featuring select street vendors drawn from hundreds of...

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