Full Harvest in the Square Restaurant List Announced

We’re excited to announce the participating restaurants and wineries for the 20th Anniversary of Harvest in the Square.  For nearly two decades, Harvest in the Square has been bringing people together to celebrate local food and drink, creating a strong sense of community in the Union Square neighborhood. Our work wouldn’t be possible Continue reading

Night Market Returns to Union Square this Friday!

seafoodfestThis Friday, June 26th, join us and our partners at the Union Square Greenmarket for “Seafood Fest.”  Introduced two years ago, Greenmarket Night Markets bring the same great farm products that visitors flock to Union Square to enjoy, alongside prepared food, live music, and beer courtesy of Brooklyn Brewery. USP will be in the market from 4 PM – 8 PM with information and schedules for Summer in the Square.  Stop by and score a free umbrella for the stormy summer nights (while supplies last).

The Pavilion Restaurant Returns for 2015 Season

Photo credit: @JennFalk

Photo credit: @JennFalk

Following its successful first year, The Pavilion restaurant reopened for the 2015 season in Union Square Park’s North Plaza. The restaurant invites patrons to dine on world-class lunch and dinner options using local, Greenmarket ingredients, created by Chef Mario Urgiles.

The restaurant continues its commitment to the Union Square community, using local ingredients on their menu and continuing to invest in the neighborhood. In 2014, The Union Continue reading

USP Board President Lynne P. Brown Honored at City & State’s Above & Beyond Awards

Lynne P. Brown speaking at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Union Square Pedestrian Plaza at Broadway and 17th Street. September 2010

Lynne P. Brown speaking at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Union Square Pedestrian Plaza at Broadway and 17th Street, September 2010.

Each year, City & State honors 25 women who exhibit exemplary leadership in their fields and have made important civic and public contributions. Lynne P. Brown, Senior Vice President for University Relations and Public Affairs at New York University and Union Continue reading

Tocqueville Celebrates 15th Anniversary this Month

tocqueville restaurant

The award-winning Tocqueville Restaurant will be celebrating their 15-Year Anniversary this month.  Known for their ability to create exquisite European-inspired American cuisine using local Union Square Greenmarket ingredients, Tocqueville has been a dining Continue reading