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Highland Jazz & Blues Festival 2017

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Saturday, September 16 is the Highland Jazz and Blues Festival!  Come on down to Columbia Park in Shreveport’s Highland neighbor for wonderful music, great food & variety of vendors.  Professor Porkchop and the Dishes will be playing at this wonderful neighborhood festival 1:15pm – 2:15pm @ the Twisted Root Pavillion Stage.  Hope to see you there!


Provenance Community Farmers Market & Concert 6/8/2017

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On Thursday evening 6/8/17 come to Windrush Park and support local vendors while enjoying the sound of Professor Porkchop and the Dishes! Mark your calendars because you do not want to miss this event!

Crawfest@Betty Va. Park on March 25 11am-7pm


Provenance Fall Farmers Markets & Concert – October 6



Get ready for the annual Provenance Fall Farmers Markets & Concerts this October in Windrush Park! Free and open to the public, the Markets will take place on Thursday, October 6 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and will feature live music, including Professor Porkchop and the Dirty Dishes!

Farmers, artisans, crafters and makers of all varieties will offer fresh produce, meats, dairy products, handmade items, art, ready-to-eat foods and much more. Centrally located in the Provenance Development on Southern Loop, Windrush Park offers a comfortable, shaded setting to shop, eat and mingle. Provenance Community invites the entire community to buy and eat local while supporting farmers, artists, musicians and other small business owners in the Ark-La-Tex!

PROOF Shreveport, LA


Experience Shreveport’s newest and most exciting event, 7 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 29 at the Supper Club. PROOF is a premier liquor tasting featuring top shelf Scotch, Bourbon, whiskey and rum. Guests will feast on a sumptuous buffet, sip delicious wine and beer and listen to the piano tunes of Chris McCaa. PROOF will also feature an outdoor cigar tent, featuring a professional cigar hand-roller. Learn about cigars and smoke the finest while watching the game under the stars on a crisp October night. Guests will taste a variety of elite liquors and mingle with friends at this extravagant inaugural event. The PROOF is in the pouring!

Purchase your tickets online.


Craft Brews, BBQ & Blues


Highland Jazz and Blues Festival 2016

Professor Porkchop and the Dishes featuring George Hancock will be performing at the Jazz and Blues Festival 2016 on Saturday, September 17 on the Twisted Root Pavilion 1:00pm – 2:00pm. Come enjoy great music, yummy food, and wonderful artisans!


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The Professor Porkchop will be playing the Cork Wine Festival on Saturday, April 2 @ 2:00pm – 5:00pm.  Listen to great music while tasting some wonderful wines. buy your tickets online Cork Wine Festival.

Happy New Year!



Professor Porkchop and Dishes wold like to wish everyone a safe and blessed 2016.  Thank you for enjoying and supporting our music.

Professor Porkchop and the Dishes and Guest Artists

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Professor Porkchop and the Dishes are featuring guest artists at Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino in Shreveport, 7:00pm – 11:00pm.

Thursday, October 8 – Keith Horton

Thursday, October 15 – Robin Beach Black

Thursday, October 22 –  Joe Nadeau

Thursday, October 29 – Buddy Flett

Thursday, November 5 – Jason Coffield

Thursday, November 12 – Buddy Flett

Thursday, November 26 – Buddy Flett

Come out and hear some great blues!

Picture of Robin Beach Black was taken by Robert and Talbot Trudeau.

Picture of Joe Nadeau was taken by MC Rollo – Photographic Arts.