2017 Summer Event Dates

626 and OC Night Market are back! Presenting LET’S PLAY Summer 2017, with hundreds of food, merchandise, arts, crafts, and entertainment attractions for one of the biggest food festivals of the year and in the U.S. Welcome back old favorites and a lineup of brand new vendors to satisfy your palate, shop our merchandise, browse…

626 Night Market & OC Night Market mid-season review

We are already at the mid-season point of our 5th summer of events so we thought it would be a perfect time to recap some highlights from recent events. The mission for 626 Night Market and OC Night Market has always been to showcase local talent from our communities: chefs, crafters, entrepreneurs, artists, performers, techies, and more!…

What is 626 Night Market and OC Night Market?

626 Night Market is the original and largest night market in the United States with OC Night Market as a sister event in Orange County. 626 and OC Night Market are based on the famous night bazaars of Asia, which are known for their street foods, cheap shopping, and games. In addition to these activities, 626 and OC…

Sneak Peek of Awesome Offerings at May’s OC Night Market

With only a few days away from OC Night Market to kick off the year’s night market season, we’re very excited to see new delicious trend items incoming as well as returning food staples that makes 626 Night Market and OC Night Market events such a foodie heaven! Take a sneak peek at some food…

626 Night Market Top 10 Wish List of 2015

* VENDOR CALL OUT FOR THESE ITEMS! * As night market foodies, we have compiled a list of top ten foods items we would LOVE to see this year. We have seen these, squealed in delight, and awaited in baited breath for someone to please sell it at our night markets. May this inspire you…

2014 Short Film Contest Winners

It’s time to share the winning films for our 2014 short film contest! It was so exciting to watch all of the submissions this year. The 626NM team was in awe of the talent and creativity in our community. All of the entries were equally creative and unique in their own way, but these five…

Video: Aunty Merry’s Longest Satay

Bigger is better! Check out the longest satay by Indonesian street food vendor Aunty Merry. This satay is a whopping 20 inches long on a 27 inch skewer stick. Now that’s a skewer for a big appetite! Try it at the next 626 Night Market on Sept 12-14. Check out Aunty Merry: http://facebook.com/auntymerrycooking http://www.yelp.com/biz/aunty-merry-h…

626 Night Market July Recap Video

We had a beautiful homecoming at the summer’s first 626 Night Market! We hope that you all had a blast. Food, friends, The Fashion Show, DAN aka DAN + Priska, JAZMIN Sisters, Peter Adrian & Yoshi Sudarso, Bobasaurus Rex’s big farewell… just to mention a few. Lots of great memories made, and more to come August 15-17 and September 12-14! Stay on top of everything #626NightMarket by clicking…

From the Insiders: Tips & Tricks for A Smooth Time at 626 Night Market

[Original article by Patricia Huang] We’ve noticed that a lot of our attendees who don’t have the best time at our night markets are those who come completely unprepared or with different expectations. After going through all the Yelp reviews and blogs, we’ve compiled a list of 14 tips and tricks for our event-goers that’ll…

Frugal Foodie: The $20 Challenge (Night Market Picks)

How would you spend $20 at the night market? We challenged 3 people to make the most of their dollar at the night market. See what delicious foods and drinks Lisa, Tiffany, and Tiger spend their budget on! Produced by: Aileen Xu Edited by: Tiger Souvannakoumane Shot by: Christian Soriano Drooling for your own night…