Category: Archived Events


A Rockin’ NYE!

They rocked past dawn to ring in the new year in Pennsylvania—and we’re very grateful to Rob and Gina Hunt of Flagship Music, the New Riders of the Purple Sage, Mysterytrain, and the End of the World Party for their generosity and hard work in raising funds for Rex. Here’s Rob’s report: We had such […]


JamBands Online Reviews ‘A Buck Dancer’s Choice’

We were delighted to read Linda R. Tulett”s review of A Buck Dancer”s Choice, our recent benefit at the Fillmore honoring the late Jon McIntire. Nice photos, many kind words.


Atlanta’s Warlocks Share the Love With Rex

We’re happy to acknowledge our great appreciation to The Warlocks: A Tribute to the Grateful Dead for including Rex in their December 15 festivities. Thank you so much to all who made this possible! Reports the band’s David Young: We had our benefit show last night at a club here in metro Atlanta, called Java Monkey, […]


Thanks to All Who Made A Buck Dancer’s Choice Possible!

Acknowledgments to all whose generous efforts made possible A Buck Dancer’s Choice, a benefit for the Rex Foundation in honor of Jon McIntire, Saturday, December 1, 2012 at the Fillmore in San Francisco. Presenting the December 1st benefit is a vital part of Rex Foundation efforts. It is through events like A Buck Dancer’s Choice […]


Dogpatch Junction in Berkeley for Rex December 19

We’re delighted to report that our good friends Dogpatch Junction are playing another Rex fundraiser on December 19, 2012, at Berkeley’s Ashkenaz, which lays claim to the best dance floor in the Bay Area, probably correctly.  Doors open at 8 p.m., music starts at 8:30. Tickets are available at the Ashkenaz box office.


An Amazing Evening!

We’ll have something more formal for you in a bit, but while we’re still in a happy daze from A Buck Dancer’s Choice at the Fillmore on Saturday, here are a few awesome pics from Susana Millman! (See even more here.) Thanks to all who made this possible!


This Weekend in PA: Mysterytrain’s Thanks for Giving Rex Fun-Raiser!

Another great weekend of camping, vending, and good vibes and great music from our good friends Mysterytrain! Mysterytrain’s Thanks for Giving Weekend November 16-18 at PPG near Altoona This is a Rex Foundation Fun-raiser! Doors open Friday at 4 p.m. Friday night at 8 p.m. will be a full course Thanks for Giving dinner. You […]


Super Storm Alters Plans for East Coast Benefit

If the thunder don’t get you then the lightning will Won’t you try just a little bit harder, couldn’t you try just a little bit more… —”The Wheel,” Robert Hunter The destruction wreaked by Super Storm Sandy has caused Hot Tuna and Rex to change our planned reception at the Beacon in New York City, […]


A Buck Dancer’s Choice-December 1 at the Fillmore

A BUCK DANCER’S CHOICE A Benefit for the Rex Foundation in Honor of Jon McIntire Featuring Bob Weir – Mickey Hart Band With Special Guests: Animal Liberation Orchestra members Lebo, Steve Adams and Dave Brogan with Lesley Grant Saturday, December 1, 2012 The Fillmore 1805 Geary Blvd., San Francisco 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Reception on […]


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 […]