Updated: With the threat of rain on Dec. 18, the Feast will now take place on Dec. 19. Same time and place.
On Dec. 18, a group of East Village residents, including author Jeremiah Moss and EVG contributor Stacie Joy, is hosting a Community Holiday Feast in Tompkins Square Park.
From 2-4 p.m., volunteers will be serving free hot meals provided by East Village businesses and residents.
Organizers are currently looking for volunteers and welcome additional food and other donations. Interested residents and merchants can use this email to contact the group.the Bean, C&B Cafe, East Village Vintage Collective, Food for Life, Mary O's, Rossy's Bakery & Café, San Loco, S'MAC and Subject NYC. The local volunteer group East Village Loves NYC will also donate.
Meanwhile, individual donors include Chris Flash, Scooter La Forge, Marjorie Ingall and Jonathan Steuer.
In case of rain or, lordy, snow, the event will occur on Dec. 19.