Same Place. Different Time. Still Historic.

people at Woodstock music festival in 1969
aerial view of bethel woods
three girls playing guitars during a Bethel Woods music program

Discover the place that still rocks the world – just 90 miles northwest of New York City.

What if you could reach across time and step into the past? What if there is a place that holds the spirit of a generation who stood at the vanguard of history and changed the world? What if everything that came after, started right here?

Welcome to Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, the National Register Historic Site of the 1969 Woodstock Music & Art Fair and the home of a one-of-a-kind cultural center offering a diverse mix of performances, arts programs that inspire, a museum honoring the decade that ushered in a new world, and so much more.

Make Bethel Woods Your Place

Engage Your Creativity

Indulge your creative side when you sign up for one of our arts and humanities classes, workshops, or programs. From little ones to parents and grandparents, Bethel Woods offers programs for all ages.

kids' science program at Bethel Woods

What We Do

Bethel Woods presents a diverse selection of popular artists and culturally-rich performances, special events, festivals, and community events to become a premier cultural resource for our communities and cultural tourism attraction and destination.

people at a concert at Bethel Woods

Get Involved

As a 501(c)3 nonprofit cultural center offering programming for all ages, Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is so much more than a concert venue and historic site. Support our goal to make the world a more kind and civil place. 

painting at Bethel Woods