By Jay Bigalke

Janis Joplin stamp ceremony tickets

July 17, 2014 03:00 PM

  • The United States Janis Joplin commemorative forever stamp to be issued Aug. 8.

The United States Postal Service is offering a limited number of complimentary general admission tickets for collectors who would like to attend the Aug. 8 first-day ceremony for the Janis Joplin forever stamp.

The ceremony will take place at 1:30 p.m. at the Panhandle Stage of the Outside Lands festival at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif.

Collectors wishing to attend the ceremony must respond by July 28 by telephoning 866-268-3243, or by sending an e-mail to with “JJ RSVP_Stamp Collector” as the e-mail subject.