Harvest in the Square Tickets Now on Sale – Purchase Early and Save!

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Tickets are now on sale for the Union Square Partnership’s 19th Annual Harvest in the Square, a festive celebration of community and cuisine that brings together more than 1,200 residents and business leaders, elected officials, and visitors from across the City and the region.

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OLIVIA the Pig Making Special Appearance at Summer in the Square Tomorrow!

OLV_SiS_2013Nick Jr.’s popular OLIVIA™  the Pig character is making a special return to Summer in the Square tomorrow! At 10:30 AM, join OLIVIA™ for Story Time and a book giveaway* and photo opportunity on the South Plaza. Continue reading

Greenmarket Recipes: Seared Duck Breast with Cherry Salsa

photo credit: Dinner with Deems

photo credit: Dinner with Deems

Strolling through the Union Square Greenmarket, one thing is for certain…it’s cherry season! Food blogger Dimia Fogam of dinnerwithdeems.com shared this beautiful and easy summer dish with us, showcasing this season’s bounty! Read on for the recipe for this Seared Duck Breast with Cherry Salsa using duck from the Hudson Valley Duck Farm and cherries from Locust Grove Farms.

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Stop by The Red Door’s Complimentary Beauty Pop-Up at Summer in the Square!

the Beauty Bar at The Red Door

the Beauty Bar at The Red Door

The crowds have been coming out every Thursday to Union Square Park for Summer in the Square. In addition to helping you feel good with our dance and fitness classes, The Red Door’s beauty experts are helping you to look good this summer with their Pop-Up Continue reading

Single-Focused Restaurants Make Their Mark in the District

 

Basmati Rive Bowl from Desi Shack

Basmati Rice Bowl from Desi Shack

A restaurant that just serves fresh ceviche or one whose specialty is gourmet nuggets? The single-focused restaurant is all the rage in Union Square. In 2014 alone, Union Square has been home to the opening of several singularly focused restaurants such as high-end pizza and wine at Pizza Vinoteca, fresh ceviche from Cevich, Continue reading