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The Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is a non-profit presenting arts center and museum situated at the place of the 1969 Woodstock festival in Bethel, New York. Situated just about one hundred forty kilometers from New York City, the fifteen thousand capability open-air performing arts place, intimate four hundred seat Event Gallery, and Museum at Bethel Woods are situated on about eight square kilometers campus. Bethel Woods provides various assortments of presentations, instructive and public programs, comprising the yearly Harvest Festival, which touches themes like history and the arts.

Bethel Woods features a seven hundred square meter stage, a four thousand five hundred sheltered seat exhibition area and a natural slanting grass holding nearly ten thousand five hundred individuals. An outdoor veranda step has room for up to one thousand individuals and the Woodstock Site Festival Field is able manage events with an approximate holding capacities of thirty thousand individuals. Other venues at the center comprise the small performance/lecture space (The Event Gallery), one hundred thirty seat capacity (Museum Theatre), event space (The Market Sheds) and 2 classrooms.

Bethel is a city in Sullivan County, New York, USA. The total inhabitants have been approximately four thousand five hundred by the year 2007. The city received international reputation after it successfully accomplished the 1969 Woodstock Festival that was initially intended for Wallkill, New York, however was rearranged to Bethel subsequent to Wallkill pull out. The Woodstock Festival (Woodstock Music & Art Fair) was a music celebration, labeled as "An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music". It was conducted from August 15 to August 18, 1969 at Max Yasgur’s nearly two and half kilo meter square area which was dairy farm near to the Village of White Lake in the city of Bethel, New York.

By the year 1996, wire television founder and humanitarian Alan Gerry bought the original festival place and it’s surrounding with an estimated area of one thousand seven hundred acres, with ultimate strategy for an arts center. The one hundred million dollar project was commenced by the Gerry Foundation by the year 2004. The Museum is planned to safeguard the historic place where the 1969 Woodstock Music and Art Fair carried out. The following are all events list which are currently managed. Special Exhibit: Strange, Kozmic Experience, Summer Film & Speaker Series, Music Is Magic, Selena Gomez & The Scene, Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra, MISN Screening of Unnatural Causes…Is Inequity Making Us Sick?, The Rose, Bob Dylan and His Band, Rock & Roll Never Forgets and others too.

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