Category: Archived Events

10/31/12

Special Hotel Rates for “A Buck Dancer’s Choice”

If you’re coming to A Buck Dancer’s Choice at the Fillmore on December 1, and would rather not have a long trip home afterwards, good news! Two Joie de Vivre hotels within walking distance of The Fillmore are offering special room rates to Rex Foundation guests until midnight PST, Friday, November 16. The special rates […]

10/30/12

Cubensis and Rex Karaoke: A Beloved Thanksgiving Tradition

Eagerly awaited all year, the annual Cubensis Rex Benefit returns to The Mint this November 25. All part of the time-honored tradition:  a potluck feast, followed by music, including Rex Karaoke: make a $20 donation and sing the Grateful Dead tune of your choice, backed by the band! Where The Mint, 6101 West Pico, Los Angeles, […]

10/16/12

Good Vibes at Pinnacle Jam

September’s Pinnacle Jam festival in Pennsylvania, a fundraiser for the Rex Foundation, was a big success! Our thanks to Flagship Music Productions and all the great folks who made this possible. Flagship’s Rob Hunt reports: The first annual Pinnacle Jam for the Rex Foundation was a success!  A beautiful Autumn weekend in the foothills of […]

10/05/12

Dogpatch Junction Returns October 26!

We just got word that our friends Dogpatch Junction, who did such nice shows benefiting Rex during Jerry Week, are going to be doing yet another Rex Musical Caravan benefit on October 26. We love you guys! Doors open for the Trip or Treat show  at 9 p.m. at Connecticut Yankee in San Francisco. It’s […]

09/07/12

Bean Blossom Fall Camping & Picking Party

On September 28 and 29 in Bean Blossom, Indiana, there’s a Fall Campin & Pickin party, which is plenty cool enough. Participating artists include Ray Lawrence Jr., 220 Breakers, Chicago Farmer and Lexi Len Minnich, and there are plenty of opportunities to jam. But it gets better… This particular festival is being held to honor […]

08/13/12

Thanks, SF Giants, McAfee, Moonalice and Many More

Jerry Garcia’s 70th birthday celebration at AT&T Park on August 1, 2012 was a night of fun, meeting and greeting, renewing old bonds, and cheering on the Giants in an event that’s become a San Francisco tradition. Moonalice added to its legend with two memorable sets before the game, one in Triples Alley at a […]

08/13/12

‘There’s a Way’–or Two or Three–at the Vibes

We were delighted when Rex supporter Henry Sidle, who last year composed the human rights anthem “The World As It Could Be” and performed it to an appreciative audience at Gathering of the Vibes, sent us his latest, “There’s a Way.” One of the most gratifying things about Rex’s work is watching the next generation […]

07/23/12

Studio BAYCAT Hosts Open House July 26

Rex grantee Studio BAYCAT invites you to its Summer Open House on Thursday, July 26, 2012. Meet the BAYCAT folks ant the young creators of the award-winning TV show Zoom-In, the 24th episode of which will be screened at the event. Fun starts at 6 p.m. at BAYCAT’s studio, 2415 Third St., Suite 230, San […]

07/03/12

Dogpatch Junction Announces Rex Shows!

We’re delighted to welcome San Francisco’s own Dogpatch Junction to the Rex Musical Caravan. These guys combine jazz, blues, rock and folk in a very danceable jam-band style, and two of their upcoming Bay Area gigs are fundraisers for the Rex Foundation. Thanks so much! First up, July 27 at the Presidio Yacht Club in […]

07/03/12

The THUGZ Return for Rex!

Our friends the Tribal Hippie Underground Zone (THUGZ), Sonoma County’s own legendary jam-dance band, are longtime strong supporters of the Rex Foundation. You loved ‘em at the Giants game last year… Now here they are again with an awesome night of Jerry Week music at the Rio Nido Roadhouse. It’s the band’s annual celebration of […]