September 17, 2011 is being celebrated as “Frank Zappa Day” in the late icon’s native Baltimore. As their site describes it, Manifesto 2011 is bringing together artists:
Across all mediums, who crate and perform in the spirit of unfettered creative expression, raw talent, experimentation, and above all, a flagrant disregard for preconceived notions of style or genre
The musical lineup features, among others, Dean Ween.
Take a look at their site.