The Monterey Pop Festival of 1967

2018-12-20T01:13:31+00:00Categories: Music|Tags: |

The Monterey Pop Festival has been immortalized in various songs, the most famous being Monterey by Eric Burden and the Animals.   The festival was supposed to be the first of a yearly ongoing event. Unfortunately, it became just a singular phenomenon in 1967. It took place over three days,  June 16 to June 18, 1967.  Crowds have been cited to be as high as 25,000, although this may not be accurate. The performance arena had a festival capacity [...]