Hester Street Fair Kicks Off August Night Markets Tomorrow

This weekend the Hester Street Fair launches “August Nights,” a series of Saturday markets stretching into the evening hours on the Lower East Side.

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Beginning tomorrow and continuing August 10, 17, 24 and 31, the fair will open at noon and keep going strong until 10 p.m.   They’ll get things started with a Filipino Food Festival; East Village restaurants Maharlika Filipino Moderno and Jeepney Filipino Gastro pub will be staging their second annual “Balut-Eating Competition.”   Every week there will also be a beer and wine garden plus live bands and dj’s.  Visit the Hester Street Fair’s web site for more details.