Be-In Berkeley for the 50th Summer of Love
2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the San Francisco Bay Area's historic "Summer of Love"
The spring and summer of love 1967 brought legions of activists, hippies and dreamers to Berkeley and the SF Bay Area. Through its proximity to the University of California and the recent rise of the Free Speech Movement, Berkeley's atmosphere was politically charged. Many of the Summer of Love people traveled to Berkeley as a welcoming outpost of counter-culture. There are a number of fun and festive ways to engage with and enjoy Berkeley's Summer of Love. Tune in to the Event Calendar
for the latest!
Bravo Your City's Guide to the Berkeley Summer of Love
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love 1967-2017 in Berkeley with this guide to the iconic landmarks and "Lovemarks" that celebrate Berkeley's contribution to the counterculture of the 60s and 70s. Be-In Berkeley with the travel experts at Bravo Your City!
San Francisco Bay Area Events, Activities, Resources
The spring and summer of 1967 brought nearly 100,000 dreamers to the SF Bay Area. Young people traveled to join a community of artists, musicians, poets, and radicals who would change the world–influencing popular culture through music and art; launch the natural and organic foods movement; protest war with peace and love; and usher in an era of greater connectivity.