Woodstock 50th set for Bethel Woods


The official marker near the stage location of the 1969 Woodstock festival

BETHEL – The 50th anniversary of the 1969 Woodstock music festival is going to be officially celebrated at the site of the historic weekend event, currently the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts.
The festival will be held on August 16-18 with live musical performances from a combination of current and emerging artists, TED-style talks and retro-tech experts.
The Museum at Bethel Woods will also be open for visitors to see the story of the 1960s including a special 2019 exhibit, We Are Golden,” reflections on the 50th anniversary of Woodstock.
“Fifty years ago, people gathered peacefully on our site inspired to change the world through music,” said Bethel Woods’ CEO Darlene Fedun. “As the stewards of this historic site, we remain committed to preserving this rich history and spirit, and to educating and inspiring new generations to contribute positively to the world through music, culture, and community.”
Details of the event lineup, ticketing, non-musical experiences, and brand activity will be announced soon.