During the early winter, early spring and summer of 2019, the Dio Day Cortland Concert Committee worked hard on putting together another tribute to our friend - Ronnie James Dio. The committee David "Rock" Feinstein (Chairman), Dick Bottoff, Vince Faraoni, Larry Baker, Kat Walters & Ron Wray assembled the following musical lineup to perform "Ride For Ronnie" musical concert and Motorcycle Ride to benefit many Ronnie James Dio Cancer Funds including the "Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund" in California. As well as the Ronnie James Dio Music Scholarship Fund for outstanding scholastic musicians in the Cortland Area. A fan auction was held near the end of the event- auctioning off a large "RIDE FOR DIO" event poster signed by all musician and honored guests attending.
This successful event was schedule for Sunday afternoon July 14, 2019 at Night Owls in Polkville, NY (near Cortland).. Rain or Shine.
The musical lineup was as follows with approx times
Sydney Irving & The Mojo 1 PM
The Essentials 1:30 PM
Dimitri Cosimo 2:30 PM
Pull 3:30 PM
Band of Doom 4:30 PM
Tink Bennett & Tailor Made 6:00 PM
Ten Man Push 7:00 PM
Food provided by - Fire Dawgs
Night Owls - Thank You - Larry Baker
Event MC- Kat Walters
Thanks you as fans attended from California, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York, Canada & Spain