There will be a pecial performance and discussions by Apple’s rarest recording artist, BRUTE FORCE (the King of Fuh) at HARRIFEST 2013, a celebration of the 10 year anniversary of the Tribute to George Harrison. The fesival takes place SATURDAY, FEBRUARY16 & SUNDAY, FEBRUARY17. I’m hoping you’ll consider advancing this festival with an interview with Mr. Force. Music is available upon request.
HARRIFEST 2013 isa festival of peace and love filled with music from the Beatles and George Harrison.The event includes performances of over10 of the best Beatles cover and tribute bands, custom Beatles artwork and rare memorabilia available for purchase. This is a fun fundraiser and isa great family event, suitable for older children and adults of all ages. All proceeds from the event will be donated to Bristol County Hospice/Visiting Nurses and Hasbro Children’s Hospital for cancer research and support.
Saturday’s performance lineup includes the return of OCTOPUS’S GARDEN, New England’s premier Beatles soundalike band, THE MOCKERS, THE CRYERS, GLASS ONION, THE OHNO’S, RATTLED (a Wilbury tribute band), SHERMAN&THE WAYBACKS, LOOSESALUTE, ONE SWEET DREAM (a McCartney Tribute) and THATCHER HARRISON!!! SHAUN WEISS son of Nat Weiss, the only person to attend both1964 Ed Sullivan Shows, the Beatles Shea Stadium Show and the Apple Rooftop Concert shares his stories and memories; Beatles and musical merchandise by NEVERMIND MUSIC SHOP, Mick Lawless and custom Beatles artwork and jewelry by FOR YOU GLUE, KathyJoyce.
After Saturday’s performances, we will host a FREE JAM/ SINGALONG for all musicians and singers, beginners to advanced, at the onsite restaurant. Everyone is welcome to come sing and play (bringyourguitars, tambourines and shakers) and be part ofthe music!!
On Sunday February 17th, CHA CHI LOPRETE FROM WZLX’S BREAKFAST WITH THE BEATLES hosts his own VIP BEATLES BREAKFAST from 10:00AM to12:00 PM, complete with trivia, giveaways, display of Beatles memorabilia and more!!!
The host venue, Seaport Inn and Marina, is a local favorite known for its history of quality service and great food. The Seaport Inn and Marina is located on Route 6 in Fairhaven, MA (right off Route 195) and includes free parking, on-site restaurant and modern hotel. Food and drinks are available for purchase at venue,as well as at the onsite restaurant, Seaport Inn & Grill. Hotel rooms are available at the special discounted “Harrifest” rate of $97.40 (including taxes, fees and complimentary hotel breakfast) Reservation Desk at (508) 997-1281.
Tickets for February 16th are $20.00 per person. Tickets for the VIP Beatles Breakfast, February 17th are $20.00 per person and must be purchased prior to February14th. All tickets are available by mailing a check payable to George Harrison Tribute with a self-addressed/stamped envelope to”George Harrison Tribute, P.O. Box1466, Westport, MA 02790″;
Tickets for Saturday’s show will be available at the door the night of the show.