Date: July 27, 2018 to July 27, 2018
Where: Saranac Brewery, 830 Varick Street, Utica, New York, United States, 13502
Event Type: Concerts & Music, Nightlife, Education
Ticket Price: N/A
quot; setting for their hardest core fans and favorite hand selected talent, taking place on the sand in Puerto Morelos, Mexico, amidst the spiritual Mayan Peninsula. The Closer To The Sun festival also represents Slightly Stoopids philanthropic side, as the event helps to raise funds for the non-profit charity, Positive Legacy. Additionally, Slightly Stoopid has generously supported the pediatric cancer organizations Grind For Life and the Sheckler Foundation by teaming with the legendary skateboarder Danny Way for a limited edition custom skate deck/CD fundraising project. Also, the 2017 animated video for their recent single One Bright Day(featuring singer Angela Hunte),includedan on-line auctioncomponent utilizing limited edition hand-painted canvases used in the video. The effort helped to provide light to 4 villages associated with the Global Brightlight Foundation, a charitable organization for providing third world villages in need of solar power. Recently Slightly Stoopid also churned out its second live webcast performance with music legend Bob Weir(Grateful Dead)at his TRI Studios complex, a session that yielded live versions of Grateful Deads Franklins Towerand Princes Purple Rain (the latter recorded at the respectful request of Weir on the morning that witnessed the legends unanticipated passing).An eclectic band when it comes to musical styles as well as collaborations, Slightly Stoopid, now in their second decade of making music, continues to manufacture an energizing and multifaceted sound that has been described as a spiritual bath of positive party energy. Look for new music from the band in 2018...