Jerry Garcia Foundation Contributes Artwork to History of Diving Museum for Rainbow Full of Sound “Grateful Dead” Tribute Concert

Article Contributed by Dennis McNally | Published on Monday, March 27, 2023

The History of Diving Museum is hosting “Dive Into Art & Music” on March 31st, from 5:30-9:00 pm, under the stars at Safe Harbor Angler House in Islamorada.   Celebrating Jerry’s love of diving and protecting our oceans, the Jerry Garcia Foundation donated limited-edition museum quality giclees of his art to the History of Diving Museum. A JGF Edition Certificate of Authenticity is included with each piece of fine art, each hand-signed by Jerry's daughter, Keelin, and his wife, Manasha. We will be offering these fine art pieces for sale at the event.

Enjoy dancing to live music featuring Waynard Scheller and Rainbow Full of Sound, which will provide a special musical tribute experience with many of Jerry Garcia’s favorite tunes. The opening performance will feature the Schells & Vine Trio, with special music set by guests Tony Saunders and Jair-Rohm Parker Wells.  Dead fans will also a special appearance by Peter Agelasto, Jerry Garcia Archivist.

Seating will be limited, with several options available: Poolside access, dinner by Mona’s Reggae Catering, and admission to the History of Diving Museum is $100 per person. For $3,000, you will receive your very own signed giclee, VIP reserved seating, dinner for four, poolside access, and a family pass to the History of Diving Museum. Artworks include a Certificate of Authenticity hand-signed by Jerry's daughter, Keelin and his wife, Manasha.

There will be a limited number of general admission tickets available at $35 per person. You can purchase tickets by calling the museum at 305-664-9737, or on the website: The event will be held, rain or shine, and if unable to attend, you can view remaining art available for purchase at the museum.

“Dive Into Art & Music” on March 31st, from 5:30-9:00 pm,

The History of Diving Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit located in Islamorada (MM83). Divers and non-divers alike are amazed by over 4,000 years of “the quest to explore under the sea.” The Museum has 14 core exhibits plus two annual limited-time Featured Exhibits as well as a Museum Store with unique gifts. Check out for more details, to become a member, or shop online.