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The Red Hook Food Vendors Are Back For 2017

Every year I write about the Red Hook Ball Field Vendors, and every year I wonder how much longer they can keep going. Sure, the number of vendors has dwindled over the years. And some of the trucks that remain … Continue reading

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Steve’s Authentic Key Lime Pies Is Your Gateway To Summer

Here in Brooklyn we’re at the point of Spring when we have 80 degree sunny weather one day, then 50 degree cloudy weather the next. It was the latter yesterday, when Donny and I made the trip out to Red … Continue reading

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Red Hook Ball Field Vendors Are Back For 2016

The Red Hook Ball Field Vendors are back for a new season, earlier than ever. Although, as I wrote last year, the number of vendors has shrunk it’s still worth a trip out for some good food. My new favorite … Continue reading

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What Happened To The Red Hook Ball Fields?

The first time I ever went to the Red Hook Ball Fields was the final year before the city forced them into trucks. There were grills and makeshift stoves around the park, some of them under tarps but most spewing … Continue reading

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The Red Hook Ball Field Vendors Are Back For 2014

You may remember from my post last year, but the Food Vendors at the Red Hook Ball Fields had run through their initial five-year permits and were waiting to see if they would be renewed. The good news is that … Continue reading

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Get Out To The Red Hook Ball Field Vendors Before It’s Too Late

Last night was the series finale of “Breaking Bad” — and if you haven’t watched it, stop what you’re doing and go watch it. All of it, don’t worry, I’ll wait. It’s worth it. Back? Ok, so it made me … Continue reading

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The Relocated Steve’s Authentic Key Lime Pies

After the store was demolished by Hurricane Sandy last year, Steve’s Authentic Key Lime Pies relocated a little bit farther down the waterfront in Red Hook. Donny and I stopped by last weekend, after another visit to the Red Hook … Continue reading

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