On Saturdays, December 9 and 16, 2023, from 4-8 p.m., the historic La Marqueta will come alive with a vibrant fusion of food, culture, makers, and family fun.
With more than 50 vendors per night, the market will sprawl across La Placita, La Marqueta, and Urban Garden Center, offering a plethora of delights to explore. To make your visit even more convenient, there’s a trolley running on a loop, ensuring you can seamlessly navigate all corners of the market.
Urban Garden Center’s Winter Wonderland: Start your evening early (3-5 p.m.) at Urban Garden Center (111th) for a magical Winter Wonderland. Families are invited to enjoy festive activities, including a chance to meet Santa, savor complimentary hot chocolate, participate in craft workshops, and explore holiday vendors. On December 9, engage your little ones in holiday activities hosted by Success Academy and join El Museo del Barrio for crafting Three Kings (Tres Reyes) masterpieces.
Grandscale Art Market & La Marqueta: For the first time ever, immerse yourself in the Grandscale Art Market (115th Street), where you can shop for canvases, merchandise, and more from the talented artists of the #GrandscaleMuralProject. Take advantage of free gift wrapping and explore the offerings of year-round vendors inside La Marqueta’s indoor market (115th Street).
La Placita: As the evening unfolds, the party vibe intensifies with turntable legends Ted Smooth and Stormin’ Norman, along with special guests Uptown Vinyl Supreme, orchestrating the sounds inside La Placita (116th Street). Explore the plazas for delectable savory treats, mouth-watering sweets, unique creations from makers, and a vinyl haven. Don’t miss the 360-degree photo booth and dance floor for an immersive experience!
Bring your appetite, your wallet, and your dancing shoes – get ready to have a fantastic time while supporting local small businesses and makers at the Harlem Night Market. It’s a celebration of community, creativity, and the joy of the holiday season.
Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to find the perfect gifts and enjoy the festive atmosphere!
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