The Kings of BBQ

Wednesday Night, October 23, 2013
At AMC Village 7
66 Third Avenue, NYC

Doors open at 7:00 pm

Featuring the NYC Premiere of The Kings of BBQ: Barbecue Kuwait, plus a bountiful BBQ brisket dinner from Champion Pit Masters Nicole Davenport, Johnny Trigg, Tuffy Stone and John Markus.

Plus a VIP Pre-party featuring dishes from Brooklyn’s own Char No. 4

Benefiting The Food Bank For New York City

Tickets: SOLD OUT

Festival tickets are all-inclusive of food, beverages and entry to film screenings.
Early event details below.  More information to be added.

The Films

  • 1 Minute Meal: Blessed by Brisket
    David’s Brisket House is a Jewish Deli run by Yemenite Muslims in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bed-Stuy. A snapshot of pastrami, brisket, and corned beef sandwiches that aren’t strictly halal or kosher, but are 100% New York.
  • Mile High Pie
    A short documentary film on the mile-high pies at Ed & Kay’s Restaurant in Benton, Arkansas
  • The Kings of BBQ: Barbecue Kuwait
    Sitcom writer/producer, John Markus (The Cosby Show, Larry Sanders Show), teams up with the most legendary BBQ Pitmasters in America, travels to the Middle East, and cooks an unforgettable homestyle dinner of smoked brisket and chicken for 5,000 US troops stationed in Kuwait.

The Foods


Watch the trailer for Kings Of BBQ: Barbecue Kuwait!

This event will take place at:
AMC Village 7
66 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10003
Note: Details are subject to change without notice.


All Festival events are 21+ except for Cook, Pray, Eat which is all ages.
Peanuts, nuts and other food allergens may be present in the food served at The Festival.  Although we make every effort to keep these items separated, we cannot guarantee that the food served will be free of the 8 major allergens identified by the FDA.


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