4 Fun Upcoming Spring Events You Don’t Want to Miss

February 28th, 2018 by

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Westbury is located only a few miles from all of the excitement in Brooklyn, and there are so many great events and festivals in the area, especially in the Spring. Whether you enjoy live music, great food, or you simply want an excuse to get outside, you’ll find it near Westbury this season. Check out 4 upcoming spring events you won’t want to miss below.

Gourmet Food and Handmade Market

If you’re looking for a day out with your friends, head to the Gourmet Food and Handmade Market in Old Bethpage Village. This market includes artisan food vendors that sell all types of delicious snacks, like homemade pickles, gluten-free pretzels, and freshly baked bread. The market also has craft vendors selling handmade jewelry, scarves, and handbags.

The market is totally free to enter. You can come and browse through all of the vendor’s fantastic items and only buy something that you truly love. It’s also a fantastic way to support local small businesses in the area!

NYC Food Truck Fest

What could be better than a festival that brings together all of the best food trucks in New York? This year’s event will take place on March 25, at the Grand Bazaar NYC. You’ll be able to sample everything from freshly cooked lobster and pulled pork sandwiches to tacos and award-winning empanadas.

Entry to the Grand Bazaar NYC is completely free during the event, but you are encouraged to make a small donation. All money raised during the event will go towards four local public schools in the area to benefit more than 4,000 children.

Margarita Rumble

If you love tequila, you need to go to the Margarita Rumble festival this spring. The festival is a huge competition between tons of different restaurants in New York City to see who makes the best Margarita. As a guest of the event, you get to sample each of the margaritas and rank them against each other to help choose the winner.

This year’s Margarita Rumble will take place on April 28, at Dobbin Street in Brooklyn. It goes on for most of the day, starting at 12:00 p.m. and going until almost 9:00 p.m. Pace yourself and be sure to enjoy some of the great food that each of the restaurants is cooking up, too.

There are so many great festivals to enjoy in the Westbury area. Whether you want to get out and enjoy the events in New York City or you prefer to stay in the area, you’ll find plenty of great events to enjoy this spring.

Five Boro Craft Beer Fest

This is one of the best craft beer festivals in New York. This year’s Five Boro Craft Beer Fest will take place on May 19, from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at The Well in Brooklyn.

The event will showcase over 50 local and national breweries serving over 100 different craft beers. Your ticket includes beer samples, food, and three bands who will play throughout the evening. Located just around the corner, The Mill has an outdoor beer garden and a dance floor.

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