Former Location –
The Atlantic City Pop Festival took place at the Atlantic City Race Track on August 1-3, 1969 with over 100,000 attendees. The concert preceded the Woodstock Music and Art Fair by two weeks and showcased a tremendous lineup including:
Booker T. & The M.G.s, Tim Buckley, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, The Byrds, Canned Heat, Joni Mitchell, The Mothers Of Invention, Santana, The Sir Douglas Quintet and Three Dog Night.
The owners and operators of the Atlantic City Race Course, announced the racetrack is ceasing operations and closing permanently. The last open day of business was Friday, January 16, 2015.
Atlantic City Race Track
4501 Black Horse Pike
Mays Landing NJ 08330