It's Woodstock's 40th Anniversary
March 18, 2009 at 12:50 PM (PT)
AUGUST of 2009 will mark the 40th anniversary of the WOODSTOCK MUSIC AND ART FAIR, one of the most creative and well-known popular cultural events of the 1960s. Leading the nation in commemorating this cultural milestone will be BETHEL WOODS CENTER FOR THE ARTS, situated at the site of the historic festival in BETHEL, NY and home to THE MUSEUM AT BETHEL WOODS, which celebrates WOODSTOCK and the 1960s.
The Museum will kick off the anniversary season with a brand-new special exhibit with artifacts courtesy of HARD ROCK INTERNATIONAL. Beginning MARCH 28th, Museum visitors can experience Rock Heroes: Selections from HARD ROCK INTERNATIONAL’s Music Memorabilia Collection, which features authentic pieces of WOODSTOCK memorabilia from HARD ROCK’s unparalleled collection. This one-of-a-kind traveling exhibit will debut at THE MUSEUM AT BETHEL WOODS.
Complete information about the 40th anniversary programming and special promotions will be announced later this spring and available online at www.BethelWoodsCenter.org.