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    Magic Bus Tours

    The Magic Bus is a colorfully painted hippie style bus outfitted with a full sound system and video projectors. At times screen lower over the windows turning the bus into a moving movie theater that shows documentary footage of San Francisco’s the Summer of LOVE.

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    Jim Marshall’s 1967

    Follow iconic photographer Jim Marshall as he captured some of the most important cultural and social events of the Summer of Love.

    January 26 – June 17, 2017
    San Francisco City Hall

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    On the Road to the Summer of Love

    In celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Summer of Love, we look back at the cultural movements and events that led up to this transformative moment in California history.

    On view through September 24
    California Historical Society

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    The Beat Goes On

    The Beat Goes On features rock posters, artifacts and images that trace the influences of music, counterculture and rebellion in the North Bay.

    On View through April 2
    Museums of Sonoma County

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Mar 1, 2017 - Jan 1, 2018

Rock N’ Roll Billboards on Sunset Strip

Revisit a time when hand-painted temporary billboards on West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip depicted the world’s greatest Classic Rock Stars. The Sunset Strip, circa 1967. Stephen Stills of Buffalo Springfield called it right: “There’s something happening here…what it is ain’t exactly clear.” What was happening then is now absolutely clear. Rock and Roll and the kids

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Exhibition  •  Los Angeles
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Free
Apr 19 - Sep 4

San Francisco Treasures Tour – Summer of Love Edition

It’s the Summer of Love, baby! This San Francisco tour takes you on a magic carpet ride through the city that launched a cultural revolution. A 2 ½ hour guided day tour of San Francisco landmarks, including: The Embarcadero, Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39, Coit Tower, Palace of Fine Arts, China Town, Golden Gate Bridge and

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Apr 19 - Sep 4

San Francisco Parks and Coast Tour – Summer of Love Edition

It’s the Summer of Love, baby! This San Francisco tour takes you on a magic carpet ride through the city that launched a cultural revolution. This 2 ½ hour guided day tour of San Francisco’s neighborhoods, coastline and parks, includes: the districts of Haight-Ashbury, Mission and Castro, Presidio, Golden Gate Park, the Golden Gate Bridge

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Ongoing
Apr 8 @ 8:00 am - Sep 9 @ 5:00 pm

A Pivotal Decade: The 1970s in Bolinas

Bolinas was a quiet, close-knit little town before events in 1971 triggered a flood of young people, mostly coming from cities and universities, who brought the anti-establishment hippie counter-culture with them. Marijuana and psychedelics, long hair and experimental lifestyles were offensive to the older town residents. But the new people also brought an extraordinarily irrepressible

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Exhibition  •  Bolinas
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Free
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am - Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm

Lavender-Tinted Glasses: A Groovy Gay Look at the Summer of Love

Curated by community-based historian Joey Cain, the exhibition highlights the roles of four queers in San Francisco’s 1967 Summer of Love: poet Allen Ginsberg, filmmaker Kenneth Anger, philosopher Gavin Arthur and singer Janis Joplin. All of them brought their perspectives as artists, visionaries and sexual outsiders to the uprising; all made a lasting impact on

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Exhibition  •  San Francisco
8:00 am
Apr 24 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Jun 23, 2017

Jim Marshall’s 1967

What would it have been like to be an ambitious music photographer in San Francisco in 1967? Follow iconic photographer Jim Marshall as he captured some of the most important cultural and social events of the year that defined an everlasting identity for San Francisco. Marshall had an all-access pass to documenting history in the

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Exhibition  •  San Francisco
10:30 am
Apr 24 @ 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
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March 10 - May 14

Jim Marshall’s 1967 in Los Angeles

The GRAMMY Museum celebrates one of the most pivotal years in music — and the photographer who captured it — with a special limited showing of Jim Marshall's 1967. Organized by The San Francisco Arts Commission in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of San Francisco's Summer of Love, the exhibition features a selection of 60 images

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Exhibition  •  Los Angeles
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$12.95
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