Harlem Harvest Festival this Saturday

This Saturday, October 6th from 10 am to 4 pm the Harlem Harvest Festival will be the place to be for a day full of activities for the whole family. The program includes yoga for both adults and children, face painting, music by a Salsa band, a Cook off featuring Lenox Avenue chefs vs. FDB Avenue chefs, African Dance and much more. Come on out!

Harvest Festival in Harlem

Harlem Harvest Festival Schedule is as follows:


10:00 am DJ 10:30 am Host Vince Morgan (Last year’s cook-off winner)

11:00 am Land Yoga class (Adult)

11:30 am DJ

12:00 pm Adventures in Yogaland Children’s Yoga

12:30 Raffle Raffle – 2 Carved Pumpkins

12:40 pm Cook off – Battle of the Avenues: Lenox Avenue chefs vs Eighth Avenue chefs

Chefs: Lenox Avenue
Chef Jason Wallace – Sylvia’s Restaurant (omelet)
Chef Jonathon Ramos – Corner Social (entrée)

Frederick Douglass Blvd/8th Avenue
Chef Darrin Pettigrew – Harlem Tavern (omelet)
Chef Jose Gonzales – 67 Orange Street (entrée)

Judges: Curtis Archer/Harlem Development Corporation
Len Burnett/Uptown Magazine
Michaela Angela Davis/Black Girls Rock

1:10 pm Raffle – $50 gift card from Whole Foods Market

1:15 pm Salsa Band

2:00 pm Bikram Yoga East Harlem (Adult)

2:30 pm Raffle – Corbin Hill Farm Six Week Summer or Four Month Winter share

2:35 pm Hula Hoop demonstration

3:00 pm African Dance Performance/Kim Holmes

3:15 pm Raffle – Gift basket from Whole Foods Market

3:30 pm DJ

4:00 pm Host Vince Morgan, End of event

10:30 am Pumpkin Carving by Master Carver Hugh McMahon
11:30 am Pumpkin Art
12:00 pm Face Painting/Layla (12 pm to 4 pm)