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Recap: Hester Street Fair, Inaugural Day

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:19 am

It could not have been a more perfect inaugural day for the Hester Street Fair at Seward Park. Saturday welcomed the open-air market with mild temperatures, bright sunshine, and deep crowds.  The overall aura was definitely more flea than boutique, and seemed to be a recipe for success.

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Reminder: Hester Street Fair Begins Today

Posted April 24, 2010 at 10:09 am

The Hester Street Fair starts today in Seward Park (corner of Essex and Hester) from 10 am to 6 pm. If you can’t make it, rest assured, as the open-air market will run Saturdays and Sundays through December.

Coming Soon: Hester Street Fair

Last modified March 9, 2010 at 1:03 pm

Grub Street is reporting that a new Hester Street Fair is coming to the empty dead-end park space at Essex Street.  It will be a seasonal flea market of sorts, running between the hours of 10 am and 6 pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

Bowery Bazaar to Close for Good

Last modified February 26, 2010 at 2:42 pm

If we build it, they will come.  Not so for The Bowery Bazaar, the retail space comprised of 36 new designers and artisans, which opened last fall.  It never really got off the ground despite the cool look of the space.    Yes, they had the designers but they couldn’t attract the customers.  For most […]

Coming Soon: Any Old Iron at 149 Orchard Street

Posted February 10, 2010 at 6:32 am

Nearly three months after Hairy Mary’s Vintage vacated 149 Orchard Street, another trendy tenant is preparing to move into the space.  Currently a vendor in the Williamsburg flea market scene, menswear boutique Any Old Iron is slated to open sometime next month.