Join us at Hello Panda Festival

December 6 – January 26

Every Night 5PM – 10PM

CITI FIELD

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The World’s Fare curates the top international chefs and food vendors. The event is a grand celebration of equality and the diversity of New York City paying homage to the great Fair of 1964. Enjoy 60 vendors from diverse cultures coming together in a massive heated tent to unite through authentic food & drink at The Hello Panda Festival. Discover the World this Winter at Citi Field.

The Hello Panda Festival features over 120 lantern exhibits, live entertainment and interactive experiences. The Festival is designed to stir the senses and inspire imaginations. The event celebrates the traditional Chinese art of lantern making with magical displays of light and color, handcrafted by world-class artisans.

Other attractions include cultural performances and arts experiences, a holiday market and 60 international food vendors curated by The World’s Fare.

2019 Culinary Committee Co-Chairs

Gael Greene

Citymeals on Wheels Co-Founder and Board Chair
Citymeals on Wheels Co-Founder and Board Chair

Chef Alex Raij

Founder, Chef & Owner
Txikito, El quinto pino,
La Vara, Saint Julivert Fisherie; 
Cookbook Author: The Basque Book
Founder, Chef & Owner Txikito, El quinto pino, La Vara, Saint Julivert Fisherie; Cookbook Author: The Basque Book

Chef Anita Lo

Author of SOLO: A Modern Cookbook for a Party of One
Author of SOLO: A Modern Cookbook for a Party of One

Joshua Schneps

Founder, The World's Fare
Founder, The World's Fare

2019 Food Curators

Liza Mosquito deGuia

Founder/Chief Storyteller, food. curated.
Founder/Chief Storyteller, food. curated.

Niko Triantafillou

Food Writer & Dessert Enthusiast
Food Writer & Dessert Enthusiast

Jean Lee

Food Consultant & Influencer
Food Consultant & Influencer

Joe DiStefano

Food Writer & Guide
Food Writer & Guide

George Motz

Author, TV Host, Burger Expert
Author, TV Host, Burger Expert

Tia Keenan

Cheese Expert & Author
Cheese Expert & Author

Hannah Goldberg

Founder Tanabel, Refugee Powered Food & Events​
Founder Tanabel, Refugee Powered Food & Events​

Felipe Donnelly

Executive Chef & Owner, Colonia
Verde
Executive Chef & Owner, Colonia Verde

Jenny Dorsey

Chef, Writer & Founder of Studio ATAO
Chef, Writer & Founder of Studio ATAO

Chef Joseph Yoon

Executive Director, Brooklyn Bugs
Executive Director, Brooklyn Bugs

Karen Seiger

Author, Blogger & Market Enthusiast, Markets of New York
Author, Blogger & Market Enthusiast, Markets of New York

Kysha Harris

Founder + Food Curator, SCHOP!
Founder + Food Curator, SCHOP!

Tamy Rofe

Wine Director/Managing Partner Colonia
Verde; Co– Creator, Sunday Asado Series
Wine Director/Managing Partner Colonia Verde; Co– Creator, Sunday Asado Series

Cindy VandenBosch

Founder & President, Turnstile Tours
Founder & President, Turnstile Tours

The World’s Fare is hosted within the Hello Panda Festival at Citi Field, which is easily accessible by public and private transportation. Parking available on site.

Highlights from The Spring 2019 World’s Fare

Live Cultural Music

Black Tie Brass Band

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Strings N Skins

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Funky Dawgz Brass Band

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Mariachi Loco

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Rho & The Nomads

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Royal KhaoZ

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Kaleta & Super Yamba

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Underground Horns

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Plus much more!

Shopping Bazaar

Jewelry & Accessories

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Fashion

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Tapestry & Clothing

BazaarVai Girl Bazaar

Handmade Items

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Plus much more!

Experience Diversity Through Cuisine,
Memories to Last a Lifetime

100+ Cultures of Food & Drink

Live Music & Dance

International Beer Garden

Art Installations & Shopping Bazaar

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