10TH ANNUAL JERRY GARCIA BIRTHDAY BASH
July 5, 2017 7:00 PM - 11:55 PM
The Orpheum Theater in historic downtown Flagstaff, Arizona is proud to announce the 10th Annual Jerry Garcia Birthday Bash benefitting Habitat for Humanity on August 5th, 2017. Thanks to the generous support of local sponsors, this FREE one-of-a-kind event celebrates the storied songbooks of Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead. A fundraising event for Habitat for Humanity N. AZ, proceeds from the evening will help advance their mission to create affordable housing and neighborhood beautification projects in Flagstaff. The event will feature world-class musicians performing 3 sets, 7pm until midnight. The evening begins with a unique set performed by Deadwood followed by an all-star cast of ‘grateful’ master musicians performing two more electric sets and featuring many exclusive guests. A special pre show VIP event is in the works, with more details to follow very soon.
To help celebrate this milestone 10th anniversary, the event will again present a large array of art, memorabilia and raffle items donated by renowned local artists Shonto Begay, Emma Gardner, Kayley Quick, Sierra Smyth and others. The annual Jerry Garcia Birthday Bash has raised close to $30,000 in the past few years; this year’s goal will be to raise an additional $25,000. Uniting local Flagstaff musicians, artists, businesses and benefiting an important local charity, the event will also be part of the Orpheum Theater’s centennial celebration.
Silent auctions and sponsorships are crucial to the fundraising success of this annual event. For more information or to donate, please contact Tony Abrams at (928)266-6700