We must be united in the war against addiction! My mission is to unite organizations,support groups, and everyone else who needs a helping hand. I am here to educate equip and develop a Recovery resource Network. My hope is that everyone gets the help they need and no one is left behind or alone in their fight for freedom from addiction. Join me and lets fight the good fight! Our Philosophy: Instigate, Agitate, Educate, and Liberate!
On behalf of Lori, Rob, Lou, Robin, Speakers and our Sponsors and Myself we want to invite you to the "FREE" Love of Recovery Music & Art Festival February 14, 2015 (12PM-11PM).
LOCATION: The Concert Green @ CB Smith Park 900 N Flamingo Road, Pembroke Pines, Florida, 33028. http://goo.gl/NyKfpa
It's Free - The event will be the anniversary of our very first concert back in February 12, of 2011. It is also the 20th concert RIR will be producing for the recovery community.. We will also be celebrating the 7 year anniversary of the founding of RIR.
WHO IS INVITED ?
This Free private event is for ALL people in recovery, loved ones of addicts seeking help and all other supporters,family, and friends of the recovery movement.
ALL TREATMENT PROGRAMS and SOBER LIVING HOUSES ARE INVITED to come on out and show clients that "HAVING FUN" in recovery is indeed possible!!
Fun For Everyone !!
Enjoy Music,Speakers, Arts and Crafts Exhibitors , Food Vendors, Recovery Merchandise, Addiction Education, Evidenced Based Treatment Options , and Veteran Information.
The RIR Team has worked over the last seven years to end the sigma of addiction. We need to let people know we can enter into recovery to live purposeful lives and be of maximum service to all. How we do this is very simple " Addiction Awareness & Prevention Through Rock-N-Roll".
Thank you to everyone for your years of support. The RIR Team looks forward to seeing everyone at the festival.
RIR All-STAR BAND - Musical Director and Rock-N-Roll Hall of Fame Member: Lou Esposito-(The Capris)
RIR ALL-STAR BAND CONTRIBUTORS
Eliot Jacobs- (The Capris)
Greg Deppe- (Bruce Springsteen and Soul Cruisers)
John Gianoulis- (Earl Slick Band and Felix Cavaliere)
Jeff Ganz-Bass- (Johnny Winter and Lou Reed Bands)
Mark Stein -(The Vanilla Fudge)
Ben Smith - (Heart) Jeff Ousley - (Heart) David Shelley- (Cher ,Government Mule) David Uosikkinen -(The Hooters) Colin McGuinness -( Axl Rose,The Red Hot Chili Peppers) Tommy Conwell - (Tommy Conwell & The Young Rumblers) Share Ross-(VIXEN) Bam Tastic - (The Dogs D'Amour)
Music & Speaker Schedule: MC's Tom Coderre & Rob Vincent RIR Director
12:15 PM - Rick & Susan Riccardi (Fellowship Living Foundation)
12:30 - The Few
1:00 - Barbara Theodosiou (Addicts Mom)
1:15 - Grateful Road
2:00 - Kristen Harper (The Recovery Schools)
2:15 - Crush
3:00 - John Lehman - (FARR- Florida Association of Recovery Residences)
3:15 - Chillbillies
4:00 - Brittany Ringersen - (Young People in Recovery)