John Lennon’s 70th Birthday

October 9 in front of Capital Records in Hollywood, CA we will celebrate the life and legacy of John Lennon. The exact address of the Capitol Records building is 1750 N. Vine Street, Hollywood.

11:30 AM – Lennon star polished by longtime star polisher and Lennon fan Dennis Garling.

12:00 Noon – The Beatles “They Say It’s Your Birthday” echoes over the sound system and the program begins!

12:05 PM – Welcome- Jerry Rubin, Event Coordinator

12:10 PM – Violinist and vocalist Lili Haydn performs “Imagine.”

12:15 PM – Vocal group The Three of Us performs “In My Life.”

12:20 PM – Singer Jordan Zeigler performs “Beautiful Boy” (Dedicated to John and Yoko’s son Sean, who was born the same day as his dad and is turning 35.)

12:25 PM – Everyone sings “Happy Birthday” to John and Sean.

12:30 PM – Sidewalk chalk artists introduced.

12:35 PM – Cake-cutting ceremony led by Chris Carter. Lennon and Beatles songs echo over the sound system as fans enjoy the specially decorated cake.

12:50 PM – More performers, poetry and speakers at “open mic.”

1:45 PM – Closing Circle at John’s star as “Imagine,”  “Give Peace a Chance” and “Love is All You Need” echo through the crowd.

2:00 PM – Birthday Celebration concludes. Fans are invited to gather again at the same location on Wednesday, December 8 at 6:00 PM for the free-to-the-public “John Lennon 30th Annual Memorial Candlelight Remembrance.”

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