Annual Taste of the Seaport on Oct. 20

In previous years, Taste of the Seaport was held on Front Street and Peck Slip. This month it will take place on Piers 16 and 17. Photo: Carl Glassman/The Tribeca Trib

The Taste of the Seaport’s annual festival showcases the food and beverage scene in the Financial District and the historic South Street Seaport. This year's event, its ninth, will take place on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pier 16 and 17.  There will be musical entertainment, numerous children’s activities and tastes from more than 40 local food and beverage purveyors.

Proceeds benefit arts and enrichment programs at two local elementary schools, PS 343, the Peck Slip School, and PS 397, the Spruce Street School.

For tickets, click here.