30th Annual Belmar Seafood Festival

It was time for the 30th Annual Belmar Seafood Festival! Usually held in June, the very popular festival was moved a month earlier this year in hopes of avoiding shutting down the town due to way too many people. I made sure to do it right this year. I rented a lovely apartment a block…

Igloofest

I was looking up cool things to do while in Montreal. Apparently, it was the last weekend of Igloofest. I had no idea what that was, but it caught my attention. It’s an annual outdoor music festival held at Montreal’s Old Port featuring some of the biggest DJs, as well as local ones. An outdoor…

Tomorrowland

It was the first day of Tomorrowland! I always said I wanted to go to this festival, but I didn’t think it would actually happen. It was time for day 3 of Tomorrowland. We skipped Saturday since we could not get tickets, but I was more than excited to attend Friday and Sunday. It was…

Sandwich Showdown with Jeff Mauro

My mom really wanted to check out a Wine & Food Festival event, so we headed to the Highline Stages in Chelsea for the Sandwich Showdown with the Sandwich King himself,  Jeff Mauro. Various chefs and restaurants presented their best sandwich creations. After sampling them all, it was time to vote for the best one!

Another Oyster Bash

I had such a great time at the Oyster Bash last year that I returned the following year. Taking place at The Standard Biergarten once again, numerous chefs and restaurants showcased various fresh oysters, creative dishes, and beverage pairings.

Cooking Channel’s Meatpacking Uncorked

It was time for the New York City Wine & Food Festival again! There was no way I was making it to as many events as last year, but I enjoyed a couple events with my sister and her friends. We checked out Cooking Channel’s Meatpacking Uncorked taking place at various places throughout the meatpacking…