Teenie bopper, speed, stoned, turn on. These were just a few of the words that were defined for tourists as they took a bus ride down Haight Street in San Francisco during 1967 — the Summer of Love.
Watch the opening scene of Summer of Love.
By the mid-1960s in the Haight-Ashbury district, visions of a utopian society took shape, enhanced by a new drug — LSD.
In the summer of 1967, young people flooded into San Francisco and found what one thrill-seeker described as “wonderland.”