The Beatles Last Concert At Candlestick Park In San Francisco- This Day 1966

The Beatles at Candlestick Park, San Francisco, 29 August 1966

The Beatles performed their last concert ever before paying fans on this day in 1966 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. They would retreat to the recording studio for remaining 3 plus years as a group.

25,000 tickets were sold, Candlestick held 42,500. Prices for tickets ranged from $4.50 to $6.50. The Beatles would make $90,000  for the concert.

The Beatles performed 11 songs- The set list was  Rock and Roll Music, She’s A Woman, If I needed Someone, Day Tripper, Baby’s In Black, I Feel Fine, Yesterday, I Wanna Be Your Man, Nowhere Man, Paperback Writer, and Long Tall Sally.

The Beatles last public performance was the famous roof top performance in London on January 30th, 1969.

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One response to “The Beatles Last Concert At Candlestick Park In San Francisco- This Day 1966

  1. We came of age with the Beatles – watched our parents generation try to understand. Their lyrics were fabulous and had a magic never surpassed – but previously one Bob Dylan over the great pond had rasped into issues of politics and love that our beloved Beatles never quite reached into so far. It was some generation to be born into.. a very exciting and great privilege… sad we failed to create a world a better place from such idealism and freedom of spirit..but.. as I slowly discovered.. ineveitable .. more was required…much more…

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