Summer BBQ Blow Out Festival - 6/30Saturday, June 30 2012 1:00pm Doors / 1:00pm Start
Finger On the Pulse & City Winery are proud to present the second annual Block Party Blowout, a food and music block party and concert, happening in the backyard of City Winery on June 30th from noon to four pm. This delicious dance party & feast will feature the city’s best chefs, bands and DJs. Working the grills will be eight incredible chefs. Each chef has been tasked to create a unique dish for the event, inspired by BBQ and their culinary influences. The Chefs & Restaurants featured this summer are: David Burke, Garrett Oliver, Maharlika, Big Gay Ice Cream, Amali, Empire Mayo, Maison Premiere and Ty-Lor Boring.
The ticket provides access from 1-4 pm for $45 and includes the following:
8 Food servings (one from each chef)
3 hours of DJs + Live Music
This event is happening rain or shine!
In addition to great food, the Block Party Blow Out will be hosting the Snacky Tunes Live Vol 2 record release party. Playing on the outdoor stage will be some of the show’s past guests including Ramesh (ex-Voxtrot), Rewards (DFA) and Fletcher Johnson, with DJ sets by Pasternack (Lemonade) and a special VIP hour DJ set from the hosts of Snacky Tunes.
About Finger On The Pulse
Twin brothers Darin & Greg Bresnitz have traveled the world as Finger on the Pulse, bringing the music and food cultures of Brooklyn to points beyond. When they’re not interviewing celebrity chefs and bands on their popular food-meets-music radio show, Snacky Tunes, or producing and hosting their annual BBQ Blow Outs, these brothers are heating up dance floors with their homegrown DJ stylings. Their connections with the culinary world cover the full spectrum, from the most buzzed about celebrity chefs to local families making authentic meals in their ‘hood. They currently live in Brooklyn, New York where they have long been fighting the good fight for late nights and good meals. When they’re not hustling to bring the party to the people, Finger on the Pulse has been known to enjoy good whiskey, cheap whiskey, and all the whiskies in between.