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07/10/17

Jerry Day 2017

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Jerry Day is a civic and cultural event that celebrates one of the greatest rock guitarists of all time and San Francisco native son – Jerry Garcia. This event captures the true spirit of Jerry Garcia as we celebrate his legacy, the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater, and recognize his childhood roots from the Excelsior District of […]

07/15/15

Jerry Day 2015

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Rex grantee Jerry Day has another awesome event planned at Jerry Garcia Amphitheater, featuring Stu Allen & Mars Hotel, Melvin Seals and JGB, Terrapin Family Band and Check Engine Acoustic. Be there!  Admission is free; sponsorship opportunities with reserved seating also available.

08/11/14

Photo Album — Jerry Day 2014

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Rex grantee Jerry Day hosted another memorable tribute to Jerry Garcia in his old neighborhood. Our thanks to photographers Henry Hungerland, Stephen Dorian Miner, and Susan J. Weiand for sharing their images.

07/17/14

Jerry Day

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Jerry Day is a civic and cultural event that celebrates San Francisco native son Jerry Garcia. The free event captures the true spirit of Jerry Garcia, celebrates his legacy at the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater and recognizes his childhood roots in the Excelsior District.

07/03/14

Jerry Day Returns to McLaren Park August 3

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  Rex grantee Jerry Day returns to the Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre at San Francisco’s McLaren Park in Jerry Garcia’s old neighborhood on Sunday, August 3. Melvin Seals and the JGB, Stu Allen and Mars Hotel, Tea Leaf Trio and special guests will be playing music all day, starting at 11:30 a.m. Admission is free; for a donation of […]

06/27/14

Jerry Day Returns to McLaren Park August 3

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Rex grantee Jerry Day returns to the Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre at San Francisco’s McLaren Park in Jerry Garcia’s old neighborhood on Sunday, August 3. Melvin Seals and the JGB, Stu Allen and Mars Hotel, Tea Leaf Trio and special guests will be playing music all day, starting at 11:30 a.m. Admission is free; for a donation of $100 […]

08/01/11

Jerry Day: Sunday, August 7

A Rex grantee,  Jerry Day started in 2002 as a fundraiser for Crocker Amazon Playground in Jerry Garcia’s childhood neighborhood, The Excelsior District. Spearheaded and conceived by Excelsior District natives and residents, this civic and cultural event is the largest event associated with the neighborhood. It is wholeheartedly embraced by the community, and the City […]

05/27/10

Rex Supports Jerry Day

May 25, 2010 Rex Foundation is pleased to announce a special grant to support Jerry Day in San Francisco.  Jerry Day is a civic and cultural event that celebrates San Francisco native son  Jerry Garcia. The free event captures the true spirit of Jerry Garcia, celebrates his legacy at the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater and recognizes […]

08/05/08

Jerry Day: Nourishing San Francisco’s Grassroots

August 3, 2008 was Jerry Day in San Francisco, the sixth annual day of celebration commemorating the life and music of Jerry Garcia. It’s one of my favorite summer events — for more than the expected reason. The success of the event is a testament to the power of community spirit in action. The San Francisco […]

07/25/14

Jerry’s Birthday Bash
August 1 and 8

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Stella Blue’s Band and Reflections Band return to the Rex Musical Caravan with a pair of Jerry’s Birthday Bash shows. Friday, August 1, they’re at DROM in NYC; Friday, August 8 they’re at Mexi Cali Live in Teaneck, NJ. A portion of each ticket’s price benefits Rex, and we’re very grateful. Thank you!