Port City Jerry Garcia Day will raise money for charity

Port City Jerry Garcia Day will raise money for charity

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Deadheads will unite for an event that celebrates Jerry Garcia.

The first Port City Jerry Garcia Day for The United Way is this Friday, Aug. 17.

Edward Teach Brewing and the City of Wilmington organized the event as a fundraiser with 100% of the money going to the charity.

The event features a night of Grateful Dead music at the Brooklyn Arts Center.

Wavy Train is the Grateful Dead cover band headlining the show.

The Possums, a Wilmington-based Dead cover band, will open.

Tickets are $10.

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