People’s Park 49th Anniversary
Sunday, April 29, 2108 Noon to 6pm

between Dwight and Haste off Telegraph in Berkeley, California

All Nations dancer, drummers and singers

This is one of the biggest events of the year at People’s Park, with a great lineup of music, dance and speakers. Come and participate!

NOON All Nations Drummers
12:30 Michael Diehl greeting
12:35 Yukon Hannibal
1:00 Felix
1:15 Katy Stuck
1:25 Jim Burrill
1:50 Hali Hammer & Friends
2:15 Michael Delacore
2:25 Max Ventura
2:45 Speakers
3:00 Burnt
3:50 Soul
4:05 Ruby’s In Town
4:50 Trump
5:05 Skank Bank
5:50 Closing remarks
Gardening is going good in park, and people are working on the gardens periodically, preparing for spring plantings.

Read Michael Delacour’s letter covering the history of the creation of People’s Park >



Hate Man is Dead

Tom Lord, Dan McMullan, Ace Backwards, Sunday April 02, 2017, Berkeley Daily Planet

Hate Man, the Pathways Project, and the War on Eccentricity

Carol Denney, Monday April 03, 2017, Berkeley Daily Planet

The book:
People’s Park: Still Blooming

edited by Terri Compost

People's Park: Still Blooming - edited by Terri CompostCelebrate the past, present, and future of People’s Park! Support local bookstores: Book Zoo, Pegasus, Moe’s, Pendragon, Ancient Ways, Mrs. Dalloway’s, Diesel Bookstore, Walden Pond, Analog, Other Avenues, Modern Times, Bound Together, Green Apple, Needles & Pens, Ecology Center, or online at slingshot or Whoop!

Posters from the People’s Park archives >

Follow People’s Park on Facebook >

Visit the old People’s Park web site archives >


Founded in 1969, People’s Park in Berkeley, California is a gathering place for Community, History, Free Speech, Social Justice, Civil Rights, Gardens, Music, Education, Recreation, Ecology, Sports, and more.

Peoples Park is located in the City of Berkeley, a few blocks South of the University of California campus. The Park is bounded on the East by Bowditch St., on the South by Dwight Way, on the North by Haste St. and on the West, it’s a short half block from Telegraph Avenue.


Drop us a line.
(510)390-0830 or charles@well.com
Or write: People’s Park
p.o. box 89
berkeley, california