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Since 2015, the Queens Night Market has fed over a million curious visitors affordable street foods from over 90 countries in a fun, open-air, family-friendly setting can’t help seem to but foster spontaneous cross-cultural friendships among its diverse clientele. The vendors themselves are usually too busy to converse much while the market is up and running.

The Queens Night Market Vendor Stories Oral History Project offers a chance to hear from some of  them, as new Americans, as entrepreneurs, as community members, and of course as serious food lovers.

(click on the captions to hear short audio clips from the vendors’ interviews)