Category: Current Events

11/23/20

Checking in With Rex on Tales From the Golden Road

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On “Tales From the Golden Road” on the Grateful Dead Channel on SirusXM, Rex Foundation Executive Director Cameron Sears talks about Rex–and how we’ve adapted in the era of a pandemic–with hosts David Gans and Gary Lambert. How we’ve always been about “hope, community, giving back, loving your brother and sister, and helping people out […]

11/18/20

Tickets now on sale! Rex Foundation’s Annual Benefit Concert December 12, 2020

For over a decade, Rex Foundation has gathered at The Fillmore in San Francisco to celebrate the year’s grantees and the Rex community’s efforts to support organizations doing great work across the globe. This year, we’re excited to bring the magic of The Fillmore to the virtual space for the first time, and we have […]

10/02/20

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Merch Sales Benefit Rex Roadie Fund

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We’re delighted that Hardly Strictly Bluegrass has designated the Rex Roadie Fund, our collaboration with Sweet Relief to help out crew folks suffering the health and economic impacts of COVID-19. HSB’s “Let The Music Play On,” celebrating the Festival’s 20th anniversary, will be broadcast Saturday, October 3, from 2-5 p.m. Pacific/5-8 p-.m. Eastern at hardlystrictlybluegrass.com, […]

07/29/20

Daze Between Press Archive

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Brooklyn Vegan https://www.brooklynvegan.com/nine-day-jerry-garcia-celebration-livestream-happening-in-august-w-live-performances-storytelling-more/ JamBands.com  https://jambands.com/news/2020/07/24/grateful-dead-dead-company-bob-weir-and-more-to-be-featured-on-rex-foundation-and-jerry-garcia-familys-daze-between-livestream/ JamBase – https://www.jambase.com/article/jerry-garcia-family-the-rex-foundation-daze-between-livestream Live For Live Music  https://liveforlivemusic.com/news/daze-between-stream-announce/ Pollstar  https://www.pollstar.com/article/nine-day-daze-between-jerry-garcia-streaming-tribute-to-feature-grateful-dead-graham-nash-david-grisman-many-more-146118 Relix  https://relix.com/news/detail/grateful-dead-dead-company-bob-weir-and-more-to-be-featured-on-rex-foundation-and-jerry-garcia-familys-daze-between-livestream/ Rolling Stone  https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/jerry-garcia-to-be-honored-in-nine-day-livestream-event-1033774/

07/24/20

Celebrating Jerry Garcia with Daze Between

square poster for Daze Between with Jerry Garcia photo

The Rex Foundation and The Jerry Garcia Family have announced that they will bring a cherished tradition to the virtual sphere for the first time, with the inaugural livestream event: “Daze Between,” featuring nine days of exclusive musical performances and storytelling to celebrate the life and legacy of Jerry Garcia. The event will run from […]

07/11/20

Join Jerry at the Giants Game!

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Normally about this time we’d be having some epic Rex gatherings at ball parks around the country. But this year, seriously not happening. All is not lost, however. You may not be able to cheer the San Francisco Giants from the stands during this season of distance–but you can send your avatar to hang at […]

10/31/19

Join Us December 6
for “American Beauty”
with Lebo and the Arrows of Neon

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UPDATE 11/25: Thanks to your amazing support, we are now completely sold out of table tickets. There are still a few General Admission tickets at Ticketmaster, which we also expect to go pretty quickly. Thanks so much, and we can’t wait to see you! — We are very excited to announce the Annual Rex Foundation […]

08/08/19

Come See Us in Michigan August 31!

Michigan, Indiana and Chicago area folks, heads up for a great Labor Day Weekend gathering in your neck of the woods. On August 31, Melvin Seals and JGB, with special guest John Kadlecik, will be in Buchanan, Michigan for a free show downtown at the Common. This outdoor, all ages show will wrap up the […]

06/19/19

Boulder Pre- and Post-Party Shows Supporting Rex

Poster for Boulder Dead and Company afterparty shows

If you’re headed to Boulder for the Dead and Company shows, good for you! And we are happy to announce that there will be a number of shows happening over the long weekend to keep the party going, with a portion of the ticket price going to Rex. Hope you’ll join the fun! July 3: […]

03/14/19

Chicago Cubs Grateful Dead Night Returns April 24!

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Calling all Dead Heads! The Cubs are teaming up with Third Man Pressing for the second Grateful Dead Night at Wrigley Field. On Wednesday, April 24, fans can join the celebration of the iconic rock band by purchasing this Special Ticket Offer to see the Cubs take on the Dodgers. In addition to a ticket […]