That’s right, Chef Marcus Samuelsson’sÂ Harlem EatUp! will be back for its third year at Morningside Park and at several special culinary events and Dinners fromÂ May 17th to the 21st. Â Always a fun affair,Â Harlem Eatup events feature chefs from Harlem and beyond, with a focus on theÂ spirit of Harlem duringÂ four days of food, culture, music and art.
Citi Cards users have already been invited to take advantage of early-bird Harlem Eatup deals, but now everyone can purchase tickets priced from $25-$250Â depending on the event, and there areÂ quite a few of them. Fortunately, Harlem EatupÂ atÂ Morningside ParkÂ is also open for allÂ toÂ come and enjoy some FREE events at theÂ MarketplaceÂ area on the weekend of May 20-21, where there will be Live entertainment, cooking demonstrations, family friendly Kids’ Zone, as well asÂ food and beverages from some of Harlem’s finest, sold Ã la carte. Â Proceeds from the event goÂ to nonprofits City Meals on Wheels and Harlem Park to Park.
Harlem EatUp! Food Festival 2017 events:
DINE IN HARLEM DINNER SERIES
At these special one-night-only dinners Harlem’s hottest restaurants and chefs host acclaimed chefs like Chef Laurent Tourondel to present collaborative multi-course dinners that celebrate Harlemâ€™s ever evolving culinary landscape
THE HARLEM STROLL ULTIMATE GRAND TASTING
This feast presents a collection of Harlem’s favorite restaurants accompanied by an assortment of fine wines, beers and cocktails, in an all-you-can-eat format. Guests also have access to the Marketplace and EatUp! MainStage.
THE HARLEM STROLL MARKETPLACE
A pay-as-you-go selection of eats from notable Harlem restaurants and food vendors, a wine and beer garden, kids’ activities, and the EatUp! Main Stage presented by Macy’s where you can catch live cooking demos and performances. Free admission!
WIN THE ULTIMATE FOODIE EXPERIENCE!
The Food Network Magazine is treating one lucky winner and guest to a NYC getaway and VIP tickets to Harlem EatUp! plus tickets to a Dine-In Dinner, a meet and greet with Marcus Samuelsson and $2,000 for travel.
Welcome to the 3rd annual Harlem EatUp! Festival, a festival offering an exciting sampling of Harlem’s sights, flavors and sounds, from artists of the kitchen, canvas, stage and streets. Enjoy Dine In Harlem, Eat Up’s signature one-night-only multi-room dinner party experience, featuring Harlem’s hottest restaurants and chefs hosting some of the biggest national culinary stars in their kitchens.
Get your eat on as you spend the day Uptown at The Harlem Stroll, where food, art and culture will converge all in the backdrop of one of the neighborhood’s most beautiful parks. Watch Harlem and national top chef cooking demos on the EatUp! Main Stage.
It’s a celebration of culture and good eats you won’t want to miss