Free benefit concert at Checker’s Tavern in Cedar Rapid

A free benefit concert is taking place at Checker’s Tavern in Cedar Rapids on Sundays starting at 11 a.m.!

Checkers Tavern Facebook

Checkers Tavern Facebook

It’s a plus for Checkers Tavern which has been run by PJ and Pam for over 28 years. They made it through the pandemic just the 2 of them working, then last year the city tore up 6th street and cut off access to their place.

Road construction work in progress with closed lane sign

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The cut off has devastated their lunch business and they’re having a tough time, so these bands are going to hold a free benefit concert!

Here is the list of those who performed:

  • 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. – Kobe Williams and the fantasy
  • 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Tricyclic
  • 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. – Vinny and the Night Stalkers
  • 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. – crankshaft
  • 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. – Slap ‘n’ Tickle

Over the years, whenever someone needed a benefit for an individual or a cause, owners PJ and Pam were always ready to open their doors and help with any benefit needed, and now they are the ones. need it!

For over 28 years – We are YOUR neighborhood bar whether you come from near or far! Clean, comfortable, well lit – We appreciate you – Full bar and menu – Family owned and operated – No one takes better care of you than family. Stop and ENJOY!

-Ladies Tavern

More information can be found on the Checker’s Tavern Facebook page.

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