Trips Festival Poster July 29-30-31, 1966 PNE Garden Auditorium

A small poster (or large handbill) from the summer of 1966 advertising the traveling Trips Festival multi-media event, which featured the music of both the Grateful Dead and Big Brother & the Holding Company, whom Janis Joplin had just joined. Billed as “Vancouver’s First Festival of Sound & Light,” the freewheeling affair included light shows, movies, dancing, jazz music, liquid projections, magic mirrors… all things trippy and psychedelic during this pivotal year in pop culture. Enthusiastically discussed by collector Pete Howard of (phone 805-540-0020, email If you’re into the history of psychedelic posters and such, be sure to see more on this page located here on my web site:

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