Wednesday, July 13...6:30 PM...Elizabeth Park, Hartford, CT Enjoy an evening of FREE music on the North Lawn of the famous Rose Garden in West Hartford's Elizabeth Park. In case of rain, the show will be held on Thursday July 14. For directions or more info, call 860-231-9443.
Saturday, July 16...8:30 PM...T.K. Club, Conshohocken PA The largest and hottest Zydeco dance scene on the East coast is in the Philadelphia area, and the epicenter of this scene is the TK Club in Conshohocken PA, on the edge of the Philly metro area. The Hogs are pleased to be invited back to the TK. The TK is located at the corner of Hector and Apple Streets in Conshohocken. Directions.
Thursday, August 4...6:00 PM...3rd Annual L.I. Cares Zydeco Cruise, Bayshore, NY Details TBA.
Sunday, August 7...12:30 PM...5th Annual Middletown Music Festival, Middletown, CT Three days of FREE CT-based music on two stages. The Hogs will be rockin' the Cedar Grove stage on Sunday afternoon. The festival is held on the campus of Middlesex Community College, 100 Training Hill Road, Middletown, CT. Directions.
Saturday, August 13...12:30 PM...Blue Lobster Festival, Windsor, CT Join us for a day of live music, delicious lobster and great community spirit - all under big tents on the historic Windsor Town Green. Also appearing will be The Neybas, Excitement Gang and more. Plenty of free parking. For tickets or directions, call 860-687-1159.
Thursday, September 1...5:30 PM...Morris Town Beach, Bantam Lake, Morris, CT Kick off your Labor Day weekend early with a Zydeco beach party! The Reading Room and Museum Committee of the James Morris Library presents River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs for a Summer's End bash on the lake. The Morris Town Beach is located at 83 East Shore Road in Morris. For more info or directions, call 860-567-7440.
Sunday, September 25...3:00 PM...Bishop's Castle, Exeter, RI Another great Bishop's Castle house party! Joining us for an afternoon of red hot Zydeco and rockin' roots will be The Twangbusters, the great roots/Americana band from Massachusetts. Potluck dinner, so bring some food to share. And don't forget to bring your bathing suit for a dip in the pond! Bishops Castle is located on Austin Farm at 199 Austin Farm Road in Exeter. Come join us for a last blast of outdoor summer fun! For more info, e-mail Brian.
Saturday, October 1...7:00 PM...Windham Club, Willimantic, CT Private.
Saturday, October 29...8:00 PM...Albany C/Z Dance Series, Voorheesville, NY The Hogs make their debut at the Albany area C/Z dance series. The dance is held at Old Songs, home of traditional music and dance in the Albany area for many years. There is a FREE dance lesson at 7 pm; the band srtarts at 8. Old Songs is located at 37 South Main Street in Voorheesville. For info or directions, call 518-765-2815.
Saturday, November 19...7:00 PM...American Legion Hall, Wethersfield, CT The longest running Cajun/Zydeco dance series in New England welcomes back River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs. Join us and see why this dance series has been around so long! FREE beginner's dance lesson at 6:15 PM. The American Legion Hall is located at 275 Main Street in Old Wethersfield. Call 860-537-8265 for info or directions.
Friday, January 13, 2017...8:00 PM...Hudson Valley Community Dance, White Eagle Hall, Kingston, NY The Hudson Valley Community Dance welcomes The Zydeco Hogs back to the central Hudson Valley. Come on out and let's show Kingston that The Hogs know how to have a real Louisiana-style Zydeco dance party! The dance is held at the White Eagle Hall, located at 487 Delaware Ave in Kingston NY. For directions or info, call 845-255-7061.
Saturday, February 25, 2017...8:00 PM...Spaceland Ballroom at The Outer Space, Hamden, CT Mardi Gras party! The Hogs combine their traveling Zydeco party with Hartford's Hot Several, a rollicking N'awlin-style brass band for a Mardi Gras event you won't soon forget! So come on down and let's show The Outer Space how to have a real Louisiana-style Mardi Gras party! The Outer Space is located at 295 Treadwell Street in Hamden. For directions or info, call 203-288-6400.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017...7:00 PM...Black Eyed Sally's BBQ & Blues, Hartford, CT Sally's biggest party of the year! It's Mardi Gras madness at Hartford's Home of the Blues when River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs come by for a Louisiana-style Fat Tuesday celebration! Beads, BBQ, Cajun/Creole dishes and hot Zydeco turn Hartford into the Crescent City for the night! Call 860-278-7427 for info, reservations or directions.
Saturday, March 18, 2017...7:00 PM...American Legion Hall, Wethersfield, CT The longest running Cajun/Zydeco dance series in New England welcomes back River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs. Join us and see why this dance series has been around so long! FREE beginner's dance lesson at 6:15 PM. The American Legion Hall is located at 275 Main Street in Old Wethersfield. Call 860-537-8265 for info or directions.
Saturday, April 29, 2017...3:00 PM...39th Annual Daffodil Festival, Hubbard Park, Meriden, CT The annual Daffodil Fest is a FREE event -- River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs have had a blast every time we've been here. Hubbard Park will be awash in spring color with thousands of daffodils in full bloom. Start the Spring festival season with an afternoon of FREE music in the park and some hot and heavy Zydeco! The Zydeco Hogs play in the big tent at 3:00 PM. Many other acts TBA. For directions or info call 860-675-6215.