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World Refugee Day Food Bazaar at International Festival of Arts & Ideas

  • International Festival of Arts and Ideas 195 Church Street New Haven, CT, 06510 United States (map)
World Refugee Day Food Bazaar

Join CitySeed's Sanctuary Kitchen and IRIS for the World Refugee Day Food Bazaar at the International Festival of Arts & Ideas - a one night only experience highlighting cuisine and culture from around the world.

This event will showcase the unique culinary skills of recently resettled refugees and celebrate their contribution to the diverse and changing face of the Greater New Haven Area. Mix and mingle, enjoy food from around the world, and listen to stories from our newest residents. Food will be served throughout the event, come by any time!

Location: New Haven Green: Festival Center, between Elm Street and the flagpole on the Church Street side of the New Haven Green.

Tickets: $20

Mona (Syria) - Kibbeh (meat stuffed bulgur croquettes) & Tabbouleh (parsley & bulgur salad)
Chabusiku (Congo) - Wali na Maharage (beans w/ rice) 
Amal (Sudan) - Kofta kebab (spiced meat), Mashebbek (sweet in syrup) 
Hengameh (Iran) - Fesenjan w/ rice (chicken, walnut, pomegranate stew), Almaneh (jam cookies) 
Zainab (Iraq) - Bamia (okra tomato stew w/ meat)
Mazen (Syria) - Kousa Mahshi (stuffed zucchini) 
Faridoon & Sherifa (Afghanistan) - Naan bread & Banjan Borani (Eggplant w/ tomato)

You can purchase tickets here:

Earlier Event: June 17
West Hartford Wine and Food Festival
Later Event: June 20
Spanish Wine Dinner