RIB KING NYC 2019 Biba of Williamsburg, 110 Kent Avenue at North 8th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Dusty & His Porsksters join forces with foodie guru Jimmy Carbone, creator of Brisket King NYC and Pig Island NYC, and other pitmasters and chefs in the NYC area, for a celebration of ribs at Rib King NYC 2019. This year’s event is produced by Food Karma Projects and curated by NYC BBQ, the best resource for all things barbecue in NYC. The all-inclusive event features live music, ribs, beer, cider, spirits, and much more. Get tickets here.
TRIAD THEATRE 158 W. 72nd Street, 2nd floor, New York, NY 10023
Dusty Wright & his musical pals (Jonathan K. Bendis, Matt Goeke, Caitlin Bement, Peter Hamilton, Yael Shacham, Kevin Mackall, Mina Dylan) perform original songs and the cover songs that inspired them. Also performing will be Evie Dolan (School of Rock Broadway musical) with Ellie Adams. Plus special guest vocalist Dana Fuchs. Purchase tickets here.
11th ANNUAL CASSOULET COOKOFF Biba of Williamsburg, 110 Kent Avenue at North 8th street, Brooklyn, NY 11211
This year's event is at a larger venue with more food, craft beer, cider, wine, and spirits. Co-hosted by writer Lew Bryson, author of Tasting Whiskey, who will curate the whiskeys and spirits, and celebrity media judges including festival founder Jimmy Carbone. Purchase tickets here.
PIG ISLAND 2018 Erie Basin Park, next to the Ikea Parking Lot in Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY 11231
Dusty Wright & The Bush Hogs (Jonathan K. Bendis, Anton Oppenheimer, Phil Ligori, Caitlin Bement) are the featured performers at this annual pork fest. Some tickets remainl available on the Pig Island website.
ANITA'S WAY 135 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036
The Dusty Wright Quintet will be playing at the very popular public art space Anita's Way at Times Square. Make Music is a free celebration of music around the world on June 21st. Launched in 1982 in France as the Fête de la Musique, it is now held on the same day in more than 800 cities in 120 countries. This is the second year Dusty will be participating.
TRIAD THEATRE 158 West 72nd Street, New York, NY 10023
A musical b-day celebration for Dusty's lead guitarist Jonathan K. Bendis. Joining us will be special guest star actress/singer Evie Dolan (School of Rock) performing some wonderful music along with cool cover songs from Steve Martin, Dylan, Buffalo Springfield, Lou Reed, and other guest performers and surprises.