Moonlight Market is Coming to East Village

The market will have more than two dozen vendors, including restaurants serving Asian street-food inspired dishes for $2 to $6.



Eats of Asia is one of the vendors at the first Moonlight Market in East Village on August 26.

Photograph courtesy of Moonlight Market

 

Inspired by Asian night markets, the Moonlight Market Foundation will host its first event in East Village on Saturday, August 26th. According to co-founder Lourdes Juan, the hope is to create a street oriented cultural event that will activate a downtown space in the evening.

The non-profit foundation partnered with CMLC, which operates the East Village, to produce their inaugural event.

More than 24 vendors will be set up from 4 to 10 p.m. in the plaza near the George C. King bridge. 

Similar to the Inglewood Night Market, the Moonlight Market is free and open to all, with no admission price and no gates. While there will be some food trucks and a few retailers, most of the vendors are restaurants and caterers that will be creating Asian street-food inspired dishes that will be offered for $2 to $6.

 

Here are some of the vendors you can expect to see:

Borobudur 
Bro'Kin Yolk
Deepak's Dhaba
Eats of Asia
Foreign Concept
Grate and Barrel
Mom's Happy Kitchen
Sarap YYC
Vangie's Samosas
Bubble Cubes
Gypsy Made Lemonade
Mango Mania
Monogram
Made by Marcus
Pop Bar
Scrollio
Tutti Frutti

 

For more information, visit moonlightmarket.ca.


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