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4 Day Festival is just the beginning! Merrymaking straight ahead !

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Real NYC Market is excited for the Little Italy Pedestrian Mall to kick off this Memorial Day Weekend!

Friday, May 27 / 5:30 pm – 12 midnight
Saturday, May 28 / 11:30 am – 12 midnight
Sunday, May 29 / 11:30 am – 12 midnight
Monday, May / 30 11:30 am – 10 pm

Each year from Memorial Day to Labor Day Mulberry Street is closed to vehicles from Hester Street to Broome Street where the Little Italy Pedestrian Mall takes place.  Real NYC Market is located at 166 Mulberry Street in the Heart of Little Italy surrounded by twinkling lights, festivities, performing artists, music and celebrations all restaurants and boutiques fill up the sidewalks and the street becomes a walking mall.  Millions of tourists and locals come to Little Italy to shop and eat.  Let the party begin!

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Real NYC Market “FASHION ART & DESIGN” features extraordinary Artists, Designers and Entrepreneurs.  We feature an eclectic group of artists using many different mediums;  decorative fiber, wearable fiber, ceramics, digital photography, print photography, drawings, lithography, sculpture, mixed media, paintings, fashion designs, jewelry, home decor, crocheted metals, clay, digital, drawings, apparel, accessories, pastel, fiber, glass, two-dimensional mixed media, three-dimensional mixed media, sculpture and wood.   APPLY HERE

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#1 Cannoli at 148 Mulberry Street – Caffe Palermo – aka BABY JOHN is the Cannoli King!IMG_3019 IMG_3043

NEW MENU ITEM at La Mela (across the street) Seafood Salad mmmmmmmm!IMG_3399 IMG_3415

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New Arrivals!  Sohung Designs

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Real NYC Designer Market + Mulberry Street Pedestrian Mall

Spring has Sprung!

Real NYC Designer Market is in for an amazing Season!  Thousands of tourists and New Yorkers walk down Mulberry Street daily.  We are located in the heart of Little Italy at 166 Mulberry Street.  The perfect place for artists, designers, makers and entrepreneurs to show their work.  We are now accepting applications – daily, weekly, weekends or two week rentals are available.

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Photo Credits:  Lyndee Designs, Vernakuar Photo Designs, Box 185 by Sara Keiser and Sohung Tong of Sohung Designs


Real NYC Designer Market is excited to announce daily/weekly/weekend rentals are open.  Spring is here – participate with us as the streets fill up with all of the New Yorkers and Tourists that come to visit!  We are open YEAR ROUND:  April Hours:  Monday-Thursday 11-9 PM, Friday & Saturday 11-10 PM and Sunday 11-7 PM.  Please indicate indoor or outdoor preference.

Dear Designers:

REAL NYC DESIGNER MARKET is excited to announce Summer in Little Italy Festival – the “MULBERRY STREET PEDESTRIAN MALL” will start May 23rd (Memorial Day Weekend) and every weekend after until the end of September!

Summer in Little Italy Festival

When:  The hours are Fridays from 6 PM to 11 PM, Saturdays from 11 AM to 11 PM, and Sundays from 11 AM to 10 PM.

Where: Real NYC Designer Market StoreFront is located at 166 Mulberry Street (between Grand and Broome Street).  The festival will take place along Mulberry Street between Canal and Broome Streets.  Mulberry Street will be closed to vehicular traffic.

Presented by the Little Italy Merchants Association, the festival has attracted more than a million visitors every summer since it began in 1995. Expect more than 200,000 visitors each weekend.  More than 35 restaurants will operate sidewalk cafes during the festival so you can stop for a leisurely meal, cappuccino or fresh filled cannoli from the one and only “Cannoli King” at  Caffe Palermo  – 148 Mulberry St, New York, NY 10013.  Great to have our sister store a few doors down!

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Caffe Palermo

As many of you know spring and summer are a great time at Real NYC Designer Market and New York City as locals and tourists are more eager than ever to shop and explore in downtown Manhattan.

There are less than seven weeks until Summer in Little Italy Festival “MULBERRY STREET PEDESTRIAN MALL” so please confirm, so we can take advantage of the lead time to do PR and Marketing.

Please indicate if you are interested in indoors or outdoors.


Monday-Thursday 11-9 PM

Friday & Saturday 11-11 PM

Sunday 11-10 PM

Please don’t hesitate to ask any questions, we are here to help!  Looking forward to an awesome Spring and Summer on Mulberry Street in Famous Little Italy, NYC!

Best Regards,

Sara + Real Team