Category: Archived Events

08/17/13

John K. Sends Some Pix

August 1 in Washington DC, one of the epic celebrations was at the Howard Theater, where On the Bus, the U-Liners and John Kadlecik and the John K. Band rocked the night away and raised funds for Rex at a Jerry’s Birthday Celebration. Listen to the audio on archive.org! John just send us these great […]

08/06/13

Rex Musical Caravan: A Celebration of Sutro in SF August 8

Adolph Sutro: Rex supporter. Who knew? Indeed, not content with the Baths and the Tower, the noted 19th Century magnate lends his name to an evening of music and fun in San Francisco, raising money for good causes! Clearly destined to be another beloved SF tradition, A Celebration of Sutro comes to the Great American […]

07/23/13

Rex Jam at GOTV July 28

Festival season goes on, and so do the Rex Jams! We’re delighted to report that this weekend at Gathering of the Vibes, another Rex Jam will raise money for music programs in the local schools–in this case, Roosevelt School in Bridgeport, CT, right near the festival. On Sunday, July 28, during Max Creek’s noon-1:30 p.m. […]

07/09/13

Rex Jam Returns July 20

Rex Jams have become a great tradition at the All Good Festival, and this weekend Everyone Orchestra conductor and Rex board member Matt Butler has another one lined up! All contributions raised during the Jam will be given to Lakewood High School’s Music & Arts Program.  Last year’s Rex Jam contribution of $2,500 helped Lakewood […]

06/10/13

Rex Musical Caravan: THUGZ Play Jerry Celebration August 3

A beloved tradition since 2010: Tribal Hippie Underground Zone (THUGZ) playing a Jerry Garcia Celebration to raise funds for Rex. The tradition continues as THUGZ return to the Rio Nido Roadhouse  on August 3, 2013, with their fourth consecutive Rex Musical Caravan shows, an all-ages party from 6 to 10 p.m.  Tix are $7 at […]

06/06/13

SF Giants Grateful Dead Night Returns August 5

Once again, a beloved Jerry Week San Francisco tradition — Grateful Dead Tribute Night at the SF Giants — returns on August 5 at AT&T Park, as the World Series Champions take on the Milwaukee Brewers. And once again, we’re delighted that the Rex Foundation will receive a portion of the proceeds from ticket sales. In our experience, […]

06/03/13

NRPS at the The Hamilton in DC July 1: Rex Musical Caravan Rolls On!

Good news, East Coast Rex supporters! Our good friends and longtime supporters the New Riders of the Purple Sage are hitting the road later this month for a summer tour—and stopping in Washington, DC to play a Rex Musical Caravan fundraiser at The Hamilton (home to last year’s East Coast version of The Wheel…). Professor […]

05/03/13

CRYPTICAL Rolls the Caravan to Novato May 25

More Rex Musical Caravan music in the Bay Area–our good friends CRYPTICAL are at the HopMonk Tavern in Novato on May 25, 2013. Joining them for the evening will be Stu Allen on lead guitar and vocals. Tix are $15 at the door, and proceeds benefit the Rex Foundation! Many thanks to CRYPTICAL for their […]

04/26/13

Update: Mickey Hart’s Kempton Show to Help Friend in Need

The Rex Foundation wants to announce how contributions from the Flagship Music Productions May 11th show will be used to support Mickey Hart’s efforts to help his longtime musical friend and colleague Joe Bennett. Recently, Mickey Hart learned about the challenges Joe Bennett was facing.  Joe reconnected with Mickey after watching the movie “The Music […]

04/15/13

Half Step Returns!

It’s that time of year again, and our good friends Half Step are back with another Rex Musical Caravan show, coming up May 4 in Riverhead, NY. These dedicated fans and students of the Grateful Dead have been mastering their craft while winning over crowds of veteran Deadheads, not to mention newcomers and non-Dead fans, […]