Surrealistic Summer Solstice Jam 3
June 19 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Conservatory lighting at approximately 9:15 pm
Celebrate the Summer Solstice and the Music of 1969
Join us for the 3rd annual outtasight, flower-powered night under the stars as we kick off summer with the Psychedelic Photosynthesis and Surrealistic Summer Solstice Jam. Spread out a blanket for an amazing night of free, live music and psychedelic visuals in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park at the iconic Conservatory of Flowers on Wednesday, June 19.
The concert, featuring the iconic songs of 1969 performed by legendary artists alongside bright new talents in the Bay Area music scene, will run from 6-10 p.m. The Conservatory’s light show, Photosynthesis, will begin at approximately 9:15 p.m. transforming the building into a canvas of colorful light art.
Dance to Spirit in the Sky – performed by Norman Greenbaum. Fixin’ to Die performed by Country Joe McDonald. Time Has Come Today – performed by the New Chambers Brothers, Evil Ways – by original members of Santana, and of course, Everyday People – performed by original members of Sly & The Family Stone.
This will be an All-Star concert featuring members of legendary Bay Area bands:
Big Brother & The Holding Company, Sly & the Family Stone, Santana, It’s A Beautiful Day, Jefferson Starship, Jerry Garcia Band, Ace of Cups New Riders of the Purple Sage, New Chambers Brothers, Rat Dog, and Sons of Champlin.
Along with musicians from the newer generation of San Francisco bands: ALO, Box Set, Moonalice, Con Brio, Brothers Comatose, The California Honeydrops, Strangefolk, Midnight North, T Sisters, Katdelic, and Tarnation.
The flower-powered celebration is free and open to all ages. A variety of food trucks from Off the Grid will be available.
3 Limited Edition Rock Posters will be handed out for FREE after the show!
List of Musicians
Musical Director: Dan “Lebo” Lebowitz
Ace of Cups
Lester & Dylan Chambers
Country Joe McDonald
David & Linda LaFlamme
Ben & Alex Morrison
Chloe, Erika, & Rachel Tietjen
Plus more to be announced!