Saturday, April 26...2:00 PM...36th 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 2:00 PM. Many other acts TBA. For directions or info call 860-675-6215.
Friday, July 11...6:00 PM...Arrigoni Winery, Portland, CT Private.
Saturday, July 12...4:00 PM...34th Annual Riverfest, Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, Hartford, CT Riverfront Recapture's giant FREE festival welcomes back River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs. Fireworks will be shot from THREE barges on the Connecticut River at 9 PM. Complete listing of entertainment and activities TBA. For directions or info call 860-713-3131.
Saturday, July 19...3:00 PM...Stafford Fish & Game Club, Stafford, CT The Stafford Fish & Game Club is putting on a Chicken BBQ and you're invited! The pond-side picnic pavilion will be rockin' with red-hot Zydeco from The Zydeco Hogs. For directions or info call 860-539-9269.
Friday, August 8...8:30 PM...Hanafin's Pub, New London, CT The Hogs return to the Whaling City for a night of bone shakin' Zydeco. This is our first time at this venue, so join us as we show New London how to have a real Louisiana-style Zydeco party. Hanafin's is located at 312 State Street in New London. For directions or info call 860-437-9724.
Sunday, August 24...7:00 PM...Harbor Island Park, Mamaroneck, NY A night of FREE music in the park, sponsored by the Mamaroneck Village Arts Council. The Hogs played here a few years back and are pleased to be invited back. The park is located at the intersection of Mamaroneck Avenue and Boston Post Road in Mamaroneck. For directions or info, call 914-777-7700.
Sunday, September 14...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 Hoolios, New London county's great roots/Americana band. Potluck dinner, so bring some food to share; Brian will fire up the grill for those who bring 'grill-ables'. 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.
Sunday, September 28...2:00 PM...Black Eyed Sally's, Hartford, CT Private.
Sunday, October 26...3:00 PM...The Canoe Club at Harbor Park, Middletown, CT The party's in the upstairs ballroom with red-hot rockin' Zydeco dance music from River City Slim & The Zydeco Hogs. This is the first time for Zydeco in this great dance space, so come out and let's show the Canoe Club how to have a real Louisiana-style Zydeco dance party. The Canoe Club ballroom features a full bar, and is also a full-service restaurant with a great menu of seafood, salads and sandwiches. Come early for lunch or plan to stay for dinner. Call 860-347-9999 for info, reservations or directions.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015...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.
Friday, March 13, 2015...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, March 21, 2015...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. Call 860-537-8265 for info or directions.