Chile Pepper Festival 2016 Spicy Tastings & More

Chile Pepper Festival 2016 Spicy Tastings & More

Saturday, October 1, 2016 | 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

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6 Scorching Global Bands
62 Fiery Food Artisans

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Brooklyn’s sizzling showcase of volcanic victuals, featuring tantalizing tastings from 62 artisanal food vendors

Visitors enjoy sampling food at Chile Pepper Festival.
Photo by Liz Ligon.

And More

  • Varieties of chile peppers


    Chile Chat

    Get the 411 on chile peppers with gardener and capsicum connoisseur Gregory Seaton.

    Activity takes place in the Herb Garden

  • A child pots up a pepper plant

    11 a.m.–3 p.m.

    Hot Chiles for Cool Kids

    Pot up a pepper plant to take home.

    Activity takes place in the Discovery Garden Pavilion

  • Food from Sahadi's.

    Sahadi's Souk

    A Brooklyn tradition since 1895, Sahadi’s brings its Middle Eastern flavors to BBG.

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Archestratus Books + Foods

Greenpoint’s go-to cookbook shop presents a spicy selection of vintage and new titles.

Image, top of page: Liz Ligon