Smorgasburg, a spinoff of Brooklyn Flea, has been wowing New Yorkers since 2011 (Mario Batali called it "the single greatest thing I've ever seen gastronomically in New York City"). Located on the site of the Alameda Produce Market, Smorgasburg brings together a massive number of food vendors — from Raindrop Cake to Donut Friend to Ramen Burger — plus furniture, clothing and housewares vendors too. Smorgasburg kicked off on June 19 and continues every Sunday.
Despite our friendly rivalry with the Big Apple, far be it from Angelenos to turn our noses up at something cool just because it originated on the East Coast. The huge weekly market