August & September, 2017
LEGENDARY ROCKERS GATHER TO PLAY THE BIG ROCK STAGE! Sept 1st 6 pm-10pm
LEGENDS AND LOCALS A Benefit Concert Honoring Legendary Drummer Alvin Taylor:
Legendary rock and roll icons come together to raise funds for a Star on the Palm Springs Walk of Fame for legendary drummer, Alvin Taylor.
Terry Iluis (Great White), Goldy McJohn (Founding Father of Steppenwolf), and Harold Brown (Founding Member of War) will perform along with special guests, Greg Douglas (Guitarist for Steve Miller Band) and Carmine Rojas (Performed/Toured with David Bowie, Rod Stewart, Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, Patti Labelle, Al Green, Eric Clapton, Billy Gibbons, Ron Wood - to name a few) will be performing. This is a once in a lifetime gathering of brilliant musicians joining forces to celebrate the lifetime achievements of a man who’s star is long overdue.
Alvin Taylor launched his career in his very early teens playing for Little Richard and went on to play with world renown artists such as Jimi Hendrix, Sir Elton John, George Harrison, Eric Burdon, and Sly & the Family Stone (and that's the short list). Taylor is also well known in his community for his heart for the local music scene’s young, up-and-coming artists, and has mentored many.
TICKETING INFORMATION: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/legends-and-locals-tickets-36639992203? aff=eac2
LOCAL’S ONLY Last month to get your Local's Only discount card: effective June 1 – August 31
Big Rock Pub wants to show our appreciation for our not-so-fair-weather friends who endure the heat with us all summer long. Beginning June 1st, locals can receive a “Locals Only” discount card by registering and showing proof of residency in the low or high desert areas (qualifying areas are anywhere from the east side of the Beaumont Pass to Thermal).
Present your driver’s license or even a utility bill in your name, fill out our 4 line registration form, and you will receive a personalized “Rockin’ Locals Only” discount card to be used through August 31, 2017. The card entitles you to our “Happier Hour,” all day long Sundays through Thursdays (normally only good between 3-6pm, Monday-Friday). You will also be entitled to one complimentary house drink Friday or Saturday with any purchase form our regular menu. House drinks include house wine, draft beers and well drinks.
Ask your server how you can register for this VIP Locals Only card, and please present it (once you have it) to your server before ordering. Together, we’ll make this the best summer ever!