The Summer of Love 40th will be held Sunday, September 2nd at Speedway Meadows, Golden Gate Park, from ten in the morning until six in the evening, admission free.
Musicians from across the country will be joining San Francisco where it all began, celebrating Summer of Love 40th Anniversary.
Confirmed acts include Ray Manzarek of the Doors, Country Joe McDonald , Canned Heat, Beat poet Michael McClure, New Riders of the Purple Sage, Nick Gravenites, David Laflamme, Alameda All Stars, Merl Saunders, Terry Haggarty, Dan Hicks, The Charlatans, Essra Mohawk, Barry Melton, Jim Post, Paul Lobster Wells, Chief Sunny Ray, Fishbone, Iroquois Tribe, Dakota Tribe, Seminole Tribe, Emit Powell, and the Gospel Elites.
Representatives from groups joining the event in support of the principals of peace, love, and understanding include:
- The American Indigenous Peoples
- The Seminole Tribe
- The Iroquois Tribe
- Indigenous People of South America
- Speakers from the peace movement
- Speakers from the Free speech movement
- Speakers from the Anti-war movement
- Poets from the beat generation
Events across the nation and the world will honor the Summer of Love 40th in support of San Francisco's counter-culture and the principals of the 60's generation.