Hello folks! This is the official announcement for the Lucas Hicks Memorial Party... or in his words, "If this ever happens, party like hell."
Friday, February 9th, 6:00pm doors, 7:00pm Remembrance Ceremony, followed by music and dance into the wee hours at the Bellingham Unitarian Fellowship. There will be 100 pies, and a bar serving cocktails.. CASH ONLY! Music and jamming encouraged, bring your instruments! This is a free, all ages event!
Saturday, February 10th, 7:00pm kick-off and doors, 8:00pm show: Continued celebration and mass revelry at the Wild buffalo (list of bands include: Sons of Rainier, Deakin Nilles, The Crow Quill Night Owls, Reeb Willms & Caleb Klauder, The Happy Valley Sluggers, and more!) in conjunction with other downtown venues. Advanced $10 tickets at the Wild Bufflao are here: https://wildbuffalo.net/event/lucas-hicks-memorial-party/
In addition to the party at The Wild Buffalo, there will be a calmer, all-ages space at Old Town Cafe with tea and coffee, and more rememberance items, photos, etc. Also Bayou on Bay, The Cabin Tavern, and Temple Bar will be honoring Lucas with drink specials (ask for a Luker Duker) and by playing his music.
Saturday's festivities also include remembrance, more music, dance, magical telephone, parade, GIANT SLIDESHOW, and other shenanigans, in honor of our most benevolent, beloved, and inimitable friend, Lucas Hicks.
All are invited to send photos or stories by post or email to:
5015 NE Campaign St.
Portland, Oregon 97218
reebitabonita [at] gmail.com
More details to come. Check back here, or facebook (click here) for more details.
Read Lucas' obituary Here.