Drifter Fest: The Inaugural Bert Griggs Memorial Jam will take place from March 6th to 8th at multiple venues throughout the Charleston area. The music-filled weekend will celebrate the life of Drifter Merch founder Bert Griggs who died unexpectedly in December.
The festivities kick off on Friday night with a pre-jam from 8 pm to 11 pm at Home Team BBQ’s downtown location. The event will feature several sets of funk favorites from Shonuff.
Doors for the main event at the Charleston Pour House open at 8 pm on Saturday, March 7th. Patrons can enjoy a collaboration of Bert’s favorite tunes from many of his friends including Reid Stone and bands Gaslight Street, The Travelin’ Kine, Shonuff, Solid Country Gold, and more.
The weekend concludes on Sunday, March 8th, from 2 pm to 5 pm, at Reckoning in the Park featuring The Reckoning, a local Grateful Dead cover band, in the meadow at James Island County Park.
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