2016 Change Food Fest – For Attendees

We’re thrilled to have you join us on November 12th for the Change Food Fest! Here are some details you need to know:

Details:

Times Center
242 W 41st St, btwn 7th & 8th Aves
New York, NY 10036

Entrance is on 41st street.  Do NOT go into the New York Times building – it has its own entrance.

Doors open 9:00am

Event ends 5:45; reception concludes 6:30ish

Opening Reception & Dinners

Friday Reception:
5:00pm – 6:30pm Opening Reception
Evening opening reception at The Press Lounge, at PRINT. Restaurant.
In the Ink48 Hotel at 48th Street and 11th Avenue
Open to all attendees.  Cash bar.

7:00pm and later – Friday Night Dinners
Arranged dinners at select restaurants around NYC
(attendee responsible for meal and drinks)

Saturday:
6:00pm – 7:00pm Evening Reception
Evening reception at The Times Center in the lounge upstairs – no RSVP necessary, just stay and enjoy!
7:00pm and later – Saturday Night Dinners
Arranged dinners at select restaurants around NYC
(attendee responsible for meal and drinks)

Sunday Adventures

Join us Sunday, November 13th, for various adventures and experiences around New York City. Preference to attendees of the Fest, though Mary Swander’s plays at NYU is open to the public, Change Food attendees and NYU students.

Check out the your options and register on the Adventures Page.

  • Beecher’s Handmade Cheese & Brooklyn Brewery Tasting & Talk
  • Harlem Grown Garden Tour
  • Le Pain Quotidien Bread Baking Class
  • Mary Swander’s Plays – Vang & Map of My Kingdom
  • MOFAD Tour (Museum of Food & Drink)
  • Gotham Greens Tour

Transportation

Hotels

Here are a few suggestions for hotels near the Times Center.

Yotel, 570 10th Ave, New York, NY 10036
Yotel
Distance from venue: 0.4 miles
Rates: Rooms start at $251 per night + taxes and fees
Cancellation Policy: Cancel before 6pm the day before the scheduled day of arrival
Contact: Website or call the Pre-Arrival Team directly (877) 909-6835
Nearby Subways: 42nd St Port Authority Bus Terminal Station

The Muse Hotel, 130 West 46th St., New York, NY 10036

TheMuseHotelDistance from venue: 0.5 miles
Rates: Rooms start at $377 per night + taxes and fees
Cancellation Policy: Any changes or cancellations must be made by 5:00PM, 72 hours prior to the day of arrival
Contact: Website or call (877) 692-6873
Nearby Subways: 49 St, 47-50 Sts Rockefeller Center

Paramount, 235 West 46th St., New York, NY 10036

Paramount
Distance from venue: 0.3 miles
Rates: Rooms start at $279 per night + taxes and fees
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be made no later than 4:00PM, 24 hours prior to arrival date to avoid a penalty equal to the first night’s room charge
Contact: Website or call reservation department directly at 212-764-5500 or toll-free 855-234-2074
Nearby Subways: 50th St, 49th St

Hotel Mela, 120 West 44th St., New York, NY 10036


Distance from venue: 0.4 miles
Rates: Rooms start at $238 per night + taxes and fees
Cancellation Policy: Depends on room rate and type, please check the site before booking
Contact: Website or call (877) 452-6352
Nearby Subways: Times Square 42nd St, 42nd St Bryant Park

Hilton Times Square, 234 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036

HTS
Distance from venue: 322 feet
Rates: Rooms start at $297 per night + taxes and fees
Cancellation Policy: Depends on room rate and type, please check the site before booking
Contact: Website or call (855) 516-1090
Nearby Subways: Times Square 42nd St, 42nd St Port Authority Bus Terminal Station.  This is directly across the street from the TimesCenter and is at Times Square.

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