Newport Pop Festival

Orange County Fairgrounds, Costa Mesa, California
August 3-4, 1968
140,000 folks on a hot, dry, dusty field enjoyed two days of music, climaxed with a pie fight led by Croz and the Airplane.
Concert running order from Cashbox (8/17/68). Yes, Tiny Tim closed the Saturday show.

Saturday, August 3
Alice Cooper
The James Cotton Blues Band
Sonny & Cher
Canned Heat
The Chambers Brothers
The Electric Flag
Butterfield Blues Band
Tiny Tim

Sunday, August 4
Illinois Speed Press
Things To Come
Blue Cheer
The Charles Lloyd Quartet
Country Joe & The Fish
The Byrds
Quicksilver Messenger Service
Iron Butterfly
Grateful Dead
Eric Burdon & The Animals
Jefferson Airplane


Both California Newports


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