From the Gathering Of The Vibes: For the first time in the 19-year history of Gathering of the Vibes, the initial festival lineup was announced live and on stage, Saturday March 15, at New York’s legendary Capitol Theatre, in Port Chester, NY. John Fogerty, Widespread Panic, Umphrey’s McGee, Maceo Parker, moe., and Ziggy Marley are […]
Entries Tagged as 'Ken Hays'
March 21st, 2014 · 4 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
December 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
News release from Gathering of the Vibes: The Gathering of the Vibes and the City of Bridgeport have confirmed an agreement to hold the annual music, camping, and arts festival at Seaside Park for five more years, through 2017. The 18th Gathering of the Vibes will return to the shores of the Long Island Sound […]
December 18th, 2012 · 11 Comments · News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post: Concert promoter Ken Hays returns to Seaside Park this July, but he’s going to pay. The City Council approved a new contract Monday allowing Hays to stage his Gathering of the Vibes music festival for another five years. But in return his rent is increasing and the Vibes–not taxpayers–will shoulder […]
December 17th, 2012 · 3 Comments · City Budget, City Council, Cops, News and Events
CT Post reporter Brian Lockhart chronicles the police overtime bonanza from Gathering of the Vibes, the annual hippie-fest salute to the Grateful Dead staged at Seaside Park. Despite claims from the mayor’s office, the annual Gathering of the Vibes music festival has been an overtime payday for the city police at taxpayers’ expense.
July 23rd, 2012 · 7 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Where else can you enjoy a music festival like this? Seaside Park, P.T. Barnum’s waterfront gift to the city, is a jewel of a venue hosting the Gathering of the Vibes that has attracted tens of thousands throughout the years and showcases the state’s largest city as an emerging cultural arts and music destination. Will […]
July 14th, 2012 · 5 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
From Gathering of the Vibes: Sunday is “Family Day” at the Vibes Celebrating CT Residents, Vets & Active Military. Kids 15 & Under are Free; Connecticut Residents, Veterans & Active Military Receive Half Price Tickets ($20). Gathering of the Vibes’ School of Rock Teen Vibes Stage Returns July 19-22, 2012 Sunday is “Family Day” at […]
April 5th, 2012 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
17th Annual Gathering of the Vibes Music Festival Bridges Generations with 2012 Artist Lineup Primus, Phil Lesh & Friends, Bob Weir & Bruce Hornsby with Special Guest Branford Marsalis, Mickey Hart Band, Sound Tribe Sector 9 & The Avett Brothers Set to Perform July 19th – 22nd Facebook contest gives 130k+ fans the power to […]