is an East Coast, US concert series dedicated to the prevention, awareness and cure of Lyme Disease and other tick-borne illnesses that have become the fastest growing infectious diseases in the country.
Look for the next Ticked Off Music Fest event to kick off in the spring of 2014 in New England.
Details on music acts and well-known speakers from the Lyme Community will be posted in the near future..
A majority of the proceeds from this event will go to the . The organization is dedicated to raising awareness, supporting research and promoting advocacy to find a cure for tick-borne diseases, including Lyme. Further proceeds will go to the Inanna House, an inpatient recovery center for chronic Lyme sufferers.
Lyme and tick-borne diseases are the fastest growing infectious diseases in the country and Connecticut in particular has had the most reported cases of Lyme in the last year. The goal is to drive awareness, give tips on prevention, connect those suffering from illness with Lyme-educated doctors, and to educate on the many symptoms of the diseases.
To view photos and video from the June 15, 2013 Ticked Off Music Fest at the World Cafe Live at the Queen in Wilmington, DE click here.
If you are an interested promoter, band, potential sponsor, exhibitor or are simply interested in helping the cause, please contact us. We hope to be holding similar future events in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Alabama.