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11/10/17

Kimpton Buchanan Hotel Special

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Coming to Dancing in the Street from out of town? Just want a place to stay after the show? Good news–the Kimpton Buchanan, right in the neighborhood, is holding a limited number of rooms December 8-9 at a special rate for Rex supporters. Call the hotel at call the hotel directly (415) 921-4000 and mention […]

10/20/17

Dancing in the Street at The Fillmore December 9

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The Summer of Love was the culmination of a movement, and its music defined the era. Songs such as Jefferson Airplane’s “Somebody to Love,” The Beatles’ “All You Need is Love”, Norman Greenbaum’s  “Spirit in the Sky,” and Buffalo Springfield’s “For What It’s Worth” are as relevant today as they were when they were first heard 50 years ago. We […]

09/06/17

Our 2017 Grantees (So Far…)

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2016 Jerry Garcia Award Mariachi Heritage Foundation ($10,000) April 2017 Grants Corcovado Foundation ($2,500) Friends of Outlet Creek ($4,000) Hope on a String ($5,000) Melmark New England ($5,000) New American Story Project ($2,500) August 2017 Grants Berkeley Music Group ($5,000) Brown Girl Surf ($5,000) Clarion Music Performing Arts Center ($5,000) Corazon de Healdsburg ($5,000) Dec My Room – SF […]

08/29/17

Unlimited Devotion:
A Community Grows at the Ardmore

It all started when Scott Shapiro’s father-in-law, an avid collector, gave him the famed Avalon Ballroom Skull and Roses poster as a gift. Shapiro, who calls himself a regular guy who’s had a lifelong love affair with the Grateful Dead, was hooked. The art, the history, the stories all drew him in, and soon his […]

05/02/17

Wall Street Dead aHead Gathering October 24 in NYC

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Wall Street folks, heads up! Wall Street Dead aHead Networking Events, who kindly chose Rex as an Affliate Charity, are having their annual gathering in NYC this October 24. If you’d like more info or think you need to be there, find out more.

04/11/17

Fire on the Mountain 2017 Photo Album

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Sharing a few scenes from this year’s Fire on the Mountain Ski Challenge! Thanks for your support! We want to thank our friends at the Squaw Valley Resort, WinterWonderGrass, The North Face, Putnam, and J.P. Morgan Securities for helping make this event possible. Photos by Alan Sheckter where noted.

03/31/17

Who’ll Throw Out the First Pitch April 11 at Fenway? It Could Be You…

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Red Sox fans, here’s your chance to have a once-in-a-lifetime experience and support Rex’s work at the same time. Place the high bid in this auction, and you’ll be the one to throw out the first pitch when the Sox meet the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park on Grateful Dead Night April 11. Proceeds go to […]

02/23/17

Fire on the Mountain: Sponsorship Opportunities

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Fire on the Mountain offers a great chance to support your company while showing your support for Rex. Check out some sponsorship opportunities! Platinum: Event, $5,000 -Two teams (8 participants) -Your logo displayed at our pre-event breakfast and post-event party -Your logo on our event day rules -Your logo on our website and announcements -Special mention […]

02/16/17

Fire on the Mountain Ski Challenge Returns!

With all the snow falling up in the Sierra this winter, let’s get up there and take it all in! We are very pleased to announce the return of Fire on the Mountain, a vertical challenge ski race, on March 31, 2017 at the prestigious Squaw Valley Resort. The race brings skiers together to compete on mandatory runs to accumulate […]

02/08/17

The Contribution Supports Rex With ‘Back This Way’

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Tim Carbone, Phil Ferlino, Jeff Miller, Keith Moseley, Sheryl Renee, Matt Butler, and Duane Trucks—AKA The Contribution—join musical forces to release their second album, Wilderness and Space, on LoHi Records. Over the next several months, they’ll be releasing tracks one at a time. The first track, “Back This Way,” is due for release February 17—and its […]