Save the Date: Head for Hudson River Park on Saturday, August 22nd for the 16th annual Blues BBQ Festival, a FREE event pairing America’s best Blues and Roots musicians with tastes from New York City’s best BBQ restaurants.
It’s an unforgettable summer day on the Hudson River, at a new larger location this year, Pier 26 at N. Moore St. in Tribeca.
Blues performers on tap for the Blues BBQ Festival 2015 include Otis Taylor Band, Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens, The Ed Palermo Big Band, Vaneese Thomas and Jarekus Singleton.
Last year, BBQ retaurants included NYC favs Brother Jimmy’s BBQ, Delaney Barbeque and Dinosaur BBQ. They are expected back in 2015.
It’s Saturday, August 22nd, 2 PM to 9 PM, rain or shine, so let’s hope for shine. Admission and music are free, BBQ and beverages are festival priced.
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