Chile Pepper Fiesta
Brooklyn Botanic Garden (900 Washington Ave., Brooklyn)
Included with $10 admission
New York’s hottest fall tradition celebrates its 20th anniversary with a full roster of sizzling music and dance from spice-loving regions around the world. Feel the burn as you sample dozens of award-winning hot sauces, spicy pickles, and salsas. Pick up a pepper or two from our chile pepper farm stand, revel in fire juggling, and delight in red-hot workshops for all ages. Chocolate fans will indulge in the heat of artisanal goodies from Brooklyn’s best chile-chocolate creators.
Chicha Libre ★ Hazmat Modine ★ Kùlú Mèlé African Dance & Drum Ensemble ★ Mariachi Tapatio ★ Sonagi Project Korean Drumming ★ WFMU’s Transpacific Sound Paradise ★ Vlada Tomova’s Balkan Tales