Apple Day

Recap: 2011 Apple Day & the Pie Eating Contest [Video]

Posted September 19, 2011 at 6:28 am

For the fourth year running, the Lower East Side BID hosted its annual NYC Apple Day festival yesterday on Orchard Street, between Broome and Grand.

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Reminder: Today is Apple Day on the Lower East Side

Posted September 18, 2011 at 10:27 am

Today is the annual Lower East Side Apple Day, from 11 am to 4:30 pm. More details after the jump!

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Date Announced for 2011 Apple Day on the Lower East Side

Posted August 11, 2011 at 6:28 am

Mark your calendars, iPhones, iPads, and, er, Palm Pilots – a date has been announced for the annual New York City Apple day.

CB3 Passes Resolution on 35 Cooper Square

Posted March 11, 2011 at 6:39 am

Last night, despite the heavy rains, a sizable crowd gathered at 30 Delancey for the CB3 Parks & Recreation committee meeting.

Coming Soon: Maraya Cigar Shop at 87 Orchard

Posted August 23, 2010 at 6:32 am

Those rumors about Mother-in-Law’s Kimchi assuming control of the old Guss’ Pickles HQ can now be put to sleep for the duration.  Six months after the pickle stand decamped for Borough Park as Ess-a-Pickle, a completely different type of business is moving into the small storefront.  A specialty cigar shop called Maraya.

Date Confirmed for 2010 NYC Apple Day

Posted August 13, 2010 at 6:17 am

The third annual NYC Apple Day is just around the corner.  We received a press release yesterday afternoon confirming that the free event will take place on Sunday September 26 from 11 am to 5 pm. Much like the previous two years, local businesses and farm vendors will congregate on Orchard Street between Grand and […]

Mark Miller Gallery Wants You to Think Apples

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:19 am

The sidewalk shed outside Mark Miller’s recently-gutted gallery at 92 Orchard Street is now a bit prettier.  Yesterday afternoon, Miller invited street artist Rico to put his brush to the canvas, so to speak (Rico is reportedly associated with graffiti supply shop 100b on Forsyth Street). Now, instead of peeling bills and rotting plywood, there […]

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Second Annual Apple Day on Orchard

Posted October 19, 2009 at 6:28 am

The brisk wind and cold rain didn’t keep the second annual Apple Day away from Orchard Street yesterday.  Canopies were set up between Broome and Grand with local eateries sharing the one-block stretch with apple farmers.  Participants included Mead Orchards, Red Jacket Orchards, Cafe Katja, Mark Miller Gallery, Two Boots Pizza, and Roni Sue Chocolates. […]

LES Apple Day

Posted October 20, 2008 at 9:22 am

Fall spirit was truly in full effect yesterday at the New York City Apple Day & Go Green LES street fair [link]. Festivities were held on Orchard Street between Broome and Grand, and featured eats from numerous local vendors and nearby farms. There was also a rotating cast of musical acts. Even Chabad was on […]