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San Luis Pop Festival

August 6, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

$15 - $50

Join us for a day of music, speakers, and activism to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love! Get your tickets today!

Bring a low backed chair or blanket and enjoy beer, wine and food trucks, along with performances by:

Jody Mulgrew: Two-time New Times “Best Album” winner Mulgrew weaves finely tuned guitar and ensemble arrangements around his unmistakable tenor voice.

B and the Hive: Led by the soulful vocals of Brianna Lee, their engaging live performances have led the group to play top venues in California and open for Elvis Costello, the Goo Goo Dolls and Lucinda Williams.

Kristen Black: SLO singer/songwriter performed at the United We Rise Concert at the Fremont following the SLO Women’s March. Her latest album, “Can’t Bring Me Down”, won a New Times Music Award.

Speakers include:

Kimberly Ellis: Ellis has revolutionized politics in California through her work training women to run for office as the first African-American Executive Director in EMERGE America’s national network. She recently ran second in the disputed race for Chair of the California Democratic Party.

Jonathan Tasini: Tasini, author and 13-year President of the National Writer’s Union, focuses his writing and activism on work, labor and the economy. He once challenged the New York Senate seat of Hillary Clinton for voting for the Iraq Resolution, which gave Bush authority to invade Iraq. He was also a national Bernie Sanders surrogate during the 2016 primaries and is a frequent CNN contributor.

Karen Bernal: Bernal is Chair of the Progressive Caucus of the Califoria State Democratic Party, a member of the state executive board, and was the elected leader of CA’s Bernie Sanders delegation to the DNC. She is also an elected member of the Sacramento County Democratic Party.

Tickets are $15.00. Don’t miss this family-friendly event! Proceeds will go to support progressive candidates in 2018.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Firestone Walker Brewing Company

Thank you to our contributors!


August 6, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
$15 - $50
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