Viva La Comida!

Join us for Viva La Comida! A Food & Music Festival that shines a spotlight on the area surrounding Dunningham Triangle on 82nd Street in Elmhurst/Jackson Heights, Queens.Some of the many amazing things in the area – from the artists, to the history, to the food – are being harnessed to create one awesome night of fun, food, and entertainment that highlights the talented people in our community and showcases the vibrancy and authenticity of the neighborhood. 




  • Mestizo Art Center
  • Nelson Idalgo
  • Maria Del Rosario – “La Reina del Despecho”
  • NY Jazz Academy
  • International String Duo

POP-UP CRAFTS MARKET inside the Jackson Heights Cinema from DESIGN for YOU with vendors including:

  • Queens 77
  • Design for You
  • Fab U Flippin
  • Lithos du Monde
  • Laura’s Jewels
  • and many more!

82nd STREET BUSINESSES offering specials & selling outside their doors include:

  • Taqueria Coatzingo
  • Limoncello Italian
  • Louie’s Pizzeria
  • The Sewing Outlet (giving away custom-embroidered hats!)


  • Tortas Neza
  • The Arepa Lady
  • Patacon Pisao
  • The Chipper Truck
  • Morocho
  • Tacos la Familia
  • El Coyote Dormilon
FLOWER CREATIONS by the Colombian Silleteros de Santa Elena.
Viva La Comida! is FREE to attend, with specials being offered on food and the market.
Day/Time: Friday, September 21st, 2012 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: 82nd Street/Baxter Ave. Subway: E, F, M, R to Jackson Heights, 7 to 82nd St.

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