Hoboken Italian Festival, September 4, 2014 through September 7, 2014, Hoboken, NJ: Italian cultural festival with food, games, music and more including a cannoli eating contest and a grape stomp.
San Gennaro Festival, September 11, 2014 through September 21, 2014, Little Italy, Manhattan: Italian religious and cultural procession with food, games, music, religious procession and more.
North Nordic Food Festival, September 13 through 20, 2014, NYC: Cooking classes, tastings, dinners and more celebrating Nordic cuisine.
Urban Appetites: Food and Culture in Nineteenth-Century New York, Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Elebash Recital Hall, The Graduate Center, City University of New York, 365 Fifth Ave., btw. 34th & 35th St., Midtown: Historian Cindy Lobel discusses 19th-century’s New York’s food scene and how it affected the city’s development.
Central Park Smorg, Friday, September 19, 2014, 5 to 9 p.m., Central Park: Smorgasburg brings 30 food vendors to Central Park Summer Stage for one night only.