first_imgNext weekend, Dead and Company will make a highly anticipated New York appearance at iconic Citi Field in Queens, home of the New York Mets.While the Dead have played countless concerts in the NYC area throughout their thirty year career, there have only been a handful of shows in Queens. The band’s very first trip to the New York City borough came in 1969 – incidentally the same year that the Mets amazed baseball fans everywhere by winning the World Series. Check out audio from their July 12, 1969 performance at the NY State Pavilion in Flushing Meadows Park, below.Tickets to 6/25 & 6/26 are available for purchase here, but Live for Live Music is giving you the chance to win four seated tickets to the upcoming Dead & Company at Citi Field on Sunday, 6/26! Enter below, then share to increase your chances of winning. Good luck!last_img