Markets of New York City: A Guide to the Best Artisan, Farmer, Food, and Flea Markets - Karen Seiger

Turn a weekend—or even a day trip—to frenetic New York City into a restful European-style vacation by approaching NYC not as the clogged, congested “city that never sleeps,” but as a burgeoning network of cottage industries! THE MARKETS OF NEW YORK CITY is a cheat-sheet for local flavor and re-localized shopping. This charming new pocket guide will tip you off to the five boroughs’ craft fairs, flea and farmers’ markets. Whether a weekly (or even daily!) occurrence, or a special annual event, the Markets of New York City provides details of these markets along with profiles of the unique people and products of each, from classical Old World foodstuffs to edgier indie handicrafts.