Welcome to the Grateful Garcia Gathering 2014

July 31 – August 4th, 2014 – Camp NCN Black River Falls, Wisconsin. We’re thrilled to announce the Grateful Garcia Gathering 2014 will be staying at Camp NCN. “Terrapin Flyer with Melvin Seals of the Jerry Garcia Band, Mark Karan of Bob Weir & Ratdog, Kevin Rosen of Dark Star Orchestra, and Sikiru of The Mickey Hart Band! Emcee and performing Mike Lawson, Boots Jaffee, and Richie Shakin’ Nagan! Don’t miss the bus! Ages 18+

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A Grateful place where Garcia fans will be Gathering!

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“We are in reality a group of misfits, crazy people, who have come together voluntarily to work this stuff out, and do the best we can and try to be as fair as we possibly can with each other, and just struggle though life”. Jerry Garcia…

A Grateful place where Garcia fans will be Gathering! Jerry Garcia fans come from all around to dance and see some of the best jambands in the midwest at the 3G’s tribute, honoring and paying tribute to the Grateful Dead’s guitarist Jerry Garcia. It also marks the celebration of Jerry Garcia’s 72nd Birthday, and it is the 19th anniversary of Jerry Garcia’s untimely passing. It’s also a time when many fans pay tribute to remember other Grateful Dead members like Ron “Pigpen” McKernan, Keith Godchaux, Brent Mydland, and Vince Welnick.

Melvin Seals from the Jerry Garcia Band

Melvin Seals from the Jerry Garcia Band

“IMPORTANT 3G’s ANNOUNCEMENT”

We’re thrilled to announce the Grateful Garcia Gathering 2014 will be staying at Camp NCN. An apology was made by the owner for crossing the line, and we were humbled to at least give him a second chance. The 3G’s is back in beautiful Black River Falls Wisconsin! The 3G’s will be ages 18 and up.

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Come out for the time of your life and share some fun times with Jerry smiling down on you!

Be sure to make your vacation plans now to take off work, because we lots of excitement planned for all! YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS! Melvin Seals is best known for his long 18 year friendship and musical partnership with cultural icon and guitarist Jerry Garcia and the smile of his that lights up the room. Melvin Seals spun his B-3 Hammond Organ  with the “Jerry Garcia Band” for 18 years and in doing so helped pioneer and define what has now become “Jam Band Music”.

“If my words did glow with the gold of sunshine, and my tunes were played on the harp unstrung. Would you hear my voice, come through the music? Would you hold it near, as it were your own?”

The Grateful Garcia Gathering will be awesome in 2014! (Everything in life is subject to change, and we are no different) Last up date 05/19/14.