Jerry Garcia Tribute Nights at America’s Ballparks: A Celebration of Music and Baseball

Article Contributed by gratefulweb | Published on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Baseball fans and music lovers, get ready for an unforgettable summer experience! This July and August, we are thrilled to announce Jerry Garcia Tribute Nights at five of America’s iconic ballparks. This unique series of events will blend the excitement of Major League Baseball with the timeless music of Jerry Garcia, all while supporting a noble cause. A portion of the proceeds from each event will benefit the Rex Foundation, continuing Garcia's legacy of philanthropy and community support.

Event Details:

July 5th: Orioles vs A's at Oakland Coliseum
July 30th: Mariners vs Red Sox at Fenway Park
August 2nd: Giants vs Reds at Great American Ballpark
August 6th: Angels vs Yankees at Yankee Stadium
August 12th: Braves vs Giants at Oracle Park

Each event promises a night filled with the magic of Jerry Garcia’s music and unforgettable baseball moments. Fans will enjoy pre-game concerts featuring tributes to Jerry Garcia, special edition merchandise, and the chance to connect with fellow Deadheads and baseball enthusiasts alike.

Highlights of the Event:

Pre-Game Concerts: Enjoy live performances of Jerry Garcia’s greatest hits by renowned tribute bands.
Exclusive Merchandise: Grab limited edition Jerry Garcia Tribute Night memorabilia.
Fundraising for the Rex Foundation: Support a great cause with a portion of the proceeds aiding the Rex Foundation in its mission to foster creative endeavors and assist community organizations.

Why Attend?

Jerry Garcia Tribute Nights at the ballpark offer more than just a game and a concert. They provide an opportunity to celebrate the spirit of Jerry Garcia, whose music has touched countless lives, and to contribute to the ongoing charitable efforts of the Rex Foundation. This foundation, established by members of the Grateful Dead and friends in 1983, continues to support a wide range of arts, education, environmental, and social programs.

Join the fans in Honoring Jerry Garcia

These events are not just about enjoying great music and baseball; they are about coming together as a community to celebrate and give back. Whether you are a die-hard baseball fan, a dedicated Deadhead, or someone who enjoys good music and good times, Jerry Garcia Tribute Nights are an event you won’t want to miss.

Mark your calendars, gather your friends and family, and join us at the ballpark for a night of joy, music, and community spirit. Let’s make this summer one to remember!

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About the Rex Foundation

The Rex Foundation, founded by the Grateful Dead in 1983, continues to embody the spirit of generosity and community. Its mission is to help secure a healthy environment, promote the arts, and assist in efforts to reduce human suffering. Through grants to organizations working in innovative and bold ways, the Rex Foundation encourages the creative and the dedicated to make a positive impact.