Concert Preview: Gathering Of The Vibes Continues Drawing Top Jam Band Talent To Bridgeport 20 Years OnFriday, July 24, 2015 at 9:52 am
BRIDGEPORT — Two decades ago Connecticut entrepreneur and self-avowed Deadhead Ken Hays decided to mount a concert commemorating the passing of legendary Grateful Dead co-founder Jerry Garcia. He may never have conceived the musical celebration would become an annual tradition, never mind a four-day, jam-packed home state festival destination for the world's best musicians - and tens of thousands of fans.
- Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Grateful Dead co-founder Phil Lesh and his band thrilled audiences Friday and Saturday nights at the Gathering of the Vibes. Phil & Friends played more than six hours of Dead material, with a heavy sampling from the band’s early psychedelic era.
- Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Newtown residents and anyone attending The Great Newtown Reunion have been invited to attend the Sunday performances of this year’s Gathering of the Vibes festival free of charge.