Shake out your blanket, dust off your lawn chair, and tell your friends to meet you on the Green for City Green Live! This weekend, City Green Live is proud to present Cosmic Charlie, a Grateful Dead cover band. Check it out this Friday, June 14th beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Cosmic Charlie was born in the musical Mecca of Athens, Georgia. From its summer 1999 inception, the band has been swiftly cementing its reputation as a band that puts a unique and personal twist on the Grateful Dead catalogue. They’re a Dead cover band for folks that are ambivalent about Dead cover bands. Rather than mimicking the Dead exactly, Cosmic Charlie chooses to tap into the Dead's energy and style as a foundation on which to build. The result is healthy balance of creativity and tradition.
The Grateful Dead were the psychedelic era's most beloved musical ambassadors as well as its most enduring survivors, spreading their message of peace, love, and mind expansion across the globe throughout the better part of three decades. The object of adoration for popular music's most fervent and celebrated fan following -- the Deadheads, their numbers and devotion legendary in their own right -- they were the ultimate cult band, creating a self-styled universe all their own.
This community event is funded in part by Sandy Springs Arts Foundation. Sandy Springs Arts Foundation was created to enhance the quality of life of the residents of Sandy Springs, Georgia, by providing financial support for comprehensive arts education and performances that are accessible to all. The Foundation does this by engaging donors in the community who will invest in arts programming and education initiatives at the Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center and around the City.
This free concert series is held on select Friday nights from May until September. This is a free event and no ticket is needed. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Food and drink is available on site, or bring your own. Only alcoholic beverages sold on site are allowed. Festivities begin at 6:30 p.m., bands will begin playing at 7:30 p.m.
Even though Augusta Commons Apartments in Marietta, Georgia provides you with all of the comfort, convenience, and entertainment you could possibly desire, we encourage our residents to venture outside of our apartment community and explore all that the city has to offer!
Friday, June 14, 2019—6:30 PM
Event Venue Location:
1 Galambos Way
Sandy Springs, Georgia 30328