Ivor Davis Appearances, Speaking Engagements and Book Signings
Saturday, August 24, 7 pm, Museum of Ventura County “The Crime of the Century: An Inside Look at the Manson Murders”
Journalist Ivor Davis visited the Manson family at the Spahn ranch prior to the murder spree of 1969. Not only did he attend every day of the nine-month trial, the District Attorney used Mr. Davis’ book as a blueprint for the prosecution. Joining Ivor is Mark Phillips, an Oak Park attorney who with his daughter, Aryn, co-wrote the book, “Crimes of the Century: A Decade by Decade Look at Ten of America’s Most Sensational Crimes,” including the Manson murders. No-host bar.
Saturday, May 27, 2017, 5:30 pm – “Ticket to Ride: A Beatles Tribute in Story and Song” is a special outdoor benefit concert on the beautiful grounds of a private estate in Ventura. Attendees will enjoy a delicious 3-course dinner with wine and dessert, followed by a one-hour concert of Beatles music performed by The Rubicon Harmonix, and behind-the-scenes stories told by British author Ivor Davis, who toured with the Beatles in the 1960s.
Sunday, October 9, 2016—A Night of Beatles Music and Memories. Ivor Davis & Brooke Halpin LIVE @ The Crest “John Lennon Working Class Hero” followed by the movie Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band ALL FOR A GREAT CAUSE, to benefit Pancreatic Cancer Research.
September 16 & 17, 2016 — Artists & Authors Symposium at the Beatles at the Ridge Beatles festival in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas
May 22, 2pm: Thousand Oaks Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. “Beatles and Me on Tour” Talk and book signing.
June 22: 1-3 pm: “Taste of OLLI,” (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) California State University, Channel Islands: Venue: Ventura Adult and Continuing Center, 5200 Valentine Road, Ventura. “Eyewitness to History” talk,
June 25: 9-11 am: “Taste of OLLI” (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) California State University, Channel Islands: Venue CSUCI Extended University campus, 501 Marin St. Thousand Oaks. “Eyewitness to History” talk.
July 11: Noon, Ventura Rotary Club, Wedgwood Room, 5880 Olivas Park Drive, Ventura. “Beatles and Me On Tour” Talk and book signing.
April 1-2 GRAMMY Beatles 2016: From Cavern to Candlestick Symposium Presented by GRAMMY Museum® Mississippi and Delta State University
September 18, 2015 — Artists & Authors Symposium at the Beatles at the Ridge Beatles festival in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas
September 24, 2015 — reception for the Every Picture Tells a Story on the Santa Paula Campus of Ventura College
October 17, 2015 — Cal State Northridge
March 5, 2015 — 6 PM Book Signing and lecture at the Ingleside Inn, Palm Springs, CA
This will be a dinner event. Call for reservations. 200 West Ramon Rd. (760) 325-0046
February 17, 2015 — 7 PM Book Signing and talk at Book Soup, West Hollywood, CA
8818 Sunset Blvd. West Hollywood, CA 90069
January 30, 2015 — 7 PM Book signing and reading at Easy Street Records & Cafe
4559 California Ave SW Seattle, WA
January 29, 2015 — 7 PM Book signing and reading at University Book Store in Seattle
4326 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105 Between NE 43rd St and NE 45th St
January 28, 2015 — 7 PM Book signing and talk at Parkplace Books, Kirkland, WA
348 Parkplace Center Kirkland, WA 98033
January 24, 15 — 2 PM
In Conversation With… Appearance
Camarillo Library, Camarillo, CA4
101 East Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010
January 18, 2015 — 2 PM Book signing at
Rockaway Records Los Angeles
(Silver Lake District) 2395 Glendale Blvd., Silver Lake, CA 90039
October 10, 11 & 12 –
The Fest for Beatles Fans
LAX Marriott Hotel
click for more info and hours
Ivor will be a featured speaker each day and will have a booth for signing books.
October 25 – 7 pm “A Hard Day’s Night”
The Jewish Beatle Event & Sgt. Pepper Cover Band
Temple Beth Torah
7620 Foothill Road, Ventura
Ivor will be the featured speaker and will sign books.
October 28 – November 4 –
Queen Mary II New York to London.
The Ultimate Beatles Cruise
Ivor is featured as a lecturer on this Beatles’ fan tour.
November 20 – 5:30 pm
VENTURA MUSIC FESTIVAL
FUNDRAISER AT THE TOWER CLUB
300 Esplanade Drive, Oxnard.
Ivor will be the featured speaker at this fundraising event. A Beatles tribute band will also perform.