Chile Pepper Festival 2019


Saturday, September 28, 2019

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Brooklyn Botanic Garden presents Chile Pepper Festival

An All-Day Celebration of All Things Hot and Spicy

Indulge in tasty bites and sizzling sauces from over three-dozen food artisans who bring the heat from around the world. Enjoy spicy demonstrations, hands-on cooking classes, foodie-friendly tours and talks by BBG gardeners, activities for children in the Discovery Garden, and pop-up performances by roving musicians and artists.

Vendor Application

5–7 p.m. New Orleans Living Legends in Concert!

Dance to the jams of some of the Big Easy’s finest musicians, assembled by keeper of New Orleans music traditions John “Papa” Gros. Featuring:

  • Irma Thomas
  • Walter “Wolfman” Washington
  • Big Chief Monk Boudreaux
  • John “Papa” Gros and his Band
A smiling man with a tambourine wearing a vibrant blue mardi gras indian costume.
Big Chief Monk Boudreaux. Photo by Devon Williams.

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