Festivals History

Festivals History

Looking for festivals from the past, especially the 1960s and 1970s? Find here basic info on festivals, plan the perfect holiday citytrip and share your experience with us. Check festival biography, line up, aftermovie, and more. How experienced are you?
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Winter's-end-festival-1970_poster
Paper Article Florida Rock Show Promoters Arrested Bithlo, Fla., March 29 -- Sheriff's deputies arrested the promoters of a dude ranch rock...
Bithlo, United States
Woodstock69_Poster
Bethel, United States
meigan-fayre-poster-1975
The Meigan festival site was where some of the bluestones were quarried to build Stonehenge.
Cwm Meigan, Blaenffos, Wales
Holland Pop Festival 1970
The festival was in fact the beginning of the Dutch tolerance policy towards marijuana. It became clear to the many present undercover cops that there where just too many...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Sound Storm Festival 1970 poster
Wisconsin's first outdoor rock festival, a miniature Woodstock. "Only a handful of injuries or arrests were reported. Participants... universally recalled Sound Storm as a social and musical success. It...
Poynette, United States
1st International Pop Event Poster
Deurne, Belgium
Amougies_69
Amougies, Belgium
Love-and-Peace-Festival-1970 Poster
Fehmarn, Germany
3-internationales-essener-pop-blues-festival 1970 Poster
Essen, Germany
Krumlin Festival 1970
By Saturday evening, the rain was terrential and the third day of the event was cancelled for safety reasons.
Barkisland, England
Hamburger Pop & Blues Festival 1970 Poster
Hamburg, Germany
Essener-pop-und-blues-festival-1969 Poster
Essen, Germany
Hilltop Pop Festival 1969
It was a benefit for the Mason Volunteer Fire Department to buy a new fire engine. Admission to the event was $3, all the artists performing for free. ...
Mason, United States
jazz_bilzen_1969
The first festival in Europe where jazz and pop music were brought together. Therefore sometimes called the "mother of all European festivals". 
Bilzen, Belgium
Reichsthingplatz
The festival was originally a religious celebration for a good harvest season and a recognition of the achievements of the German farmers. About 500.000 attendants took part in...
Hagenohsen, Germany
NC-Folk-Rock-festival-1968_poster
San Jose, United States
Monterey Pop Festival 1967 Flyer
Monterey, United States
bickershaw-festival-1972
Bickershaw, England
Peoples-fair-1970_poster
Iola is most famous for the Sunday morning incident in which bikers mounted up and charged angry concertgoers who had been chucking rocks and bottles at them in response...
Iola, United States
Denver-pop-festival-1969_poster
Denver, United States
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