Live: White Sox Park

On August 20th 1965, The Beatles played two shows at White Sox Park, Chicago; one at 3pm and the other at 8pm. The first performance was watched by 25,000 fans, while the evening show had a much larger draw of 37,000.

Tickets cost between $2.50 and $5.50, earning The Beatles $155,000 for both performances.

Set list

  1. "Twist and Shout" 
  2. "She's a Woman" 
  3. "I Feel Fine" 
  4. "Dizzy Miss Lizzy" 
  5. "Ticket to Ride" 
  6. "Everybody's Trying to Be My Baby" 
  7. "Can't Buy Me Love" 
  8. "Baby's in Black" 
  9. "I Wanna Be Your Man"
  10. "A Hard Day's Night" 
  11. "Help!" 
  12. "I'm Down" 
Paul McCartney and George Harrison at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

Paul McCartney and George Harrison at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles arrive at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles arrive at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

John Lennon at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965.

John Lennon at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965.

Paul McCartney at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

Paul McCartney at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles arrive at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles arrive at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965.