Festivals at Bethel Woods

Celebrating the talent, bounty, and beauty of our region.

Catskills festival at Bethel Woods celebrating wine

Connecting and engaging the community.

Festivals at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts celebrate the bounty, talent, and beauty of Sullivan County and the surrounding areas. They are a much-anticipated and cherished series of events in the nonprofit organization’s calendar, reminiscent of the communal experience that occurred on the very grounds in 1969.

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Are you a musician?

 Interested in bringing your music to a festival at Bethel Woods? We'd love to hear from you!

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Festivals have something for everyone.

Festivals at Bethel Woods offering everything from food, entertainment, vendors, activities, and music. Watch this highlight video and learn more about the festival experience at Bethel!

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Save the date! 2021 festivals include:

  • 1st Annual The Big Sip

    Saturday, May 29 | 12-5PM

    The Big Sip, a brand new beverage festival which was scheduled to launch in 2020, will take place on Saturday, May 29 (Memorial Day Weekend). The Big Sip is the ultimate mixer, where guests can enjoy all of their favorite boozy beverages – from spiked seltzer, wine and beer to cider, mead and more. We are accepting applications from all vendor types, with an emphasis on alcohol, for this event.

  • 23rd Annual Harvest Festival

    Sundays, August 29 - October 10 | 11AM-4PM

    The Harvest Festival is returning in its 23rd year with seven dates. The Harvest Festival is a much-loved annual farmer’s market for the surrounding community.  The event celebrates the bounty of local farms, talent of local artisans, flavor of homemade specialty food items, and also features live music, food trucks, activities, special offerings, and more.

  • 9th Annual Wine Festival

    Saturday, October 2 | 12-5PM

    Taste wines produced in New York State’s Hudson Valley and Finger Lakes regions, all of which are available for sale at the Wine Festival. The festival also offers specialty foods, cheeses, craft vendors, and live music.

  • 8th Annual Craft: Beer, Spirits & Food Festival

    Saturday, October 9 | 12-5PM

    Sample a variety of beer, spirits, wine and more at the Craft: Beer, Spirits & Food Festival. The festival also offers specialty foods, craft vendors, and live music.

  • 1st Annual The Big Sip

    Saturday, May 29 | 12-5PM

    The Big Sip, a brand new beverage festival which was scheduled to launch in 2020, will take place on Saturday, May 29 (Memorial Day Weekend). The Big Sip is the ultimate mixer, where guests can enjoy all of their favorite boozy beverages – from spiked seltzer, wine and beer to cider, mead and more. We are accepting applications from all vendor types, with an emphasis on alcohol, for this event.

  • 12th Annual Holiday Market

    Saturdays & Sundays, November 27-28 December 4-5; 11-12; 18-19 | TIMES TBD

    The annual Holiday Market will be expanding in 2021 and will take place in conjunction with Peace, Love & Lights, our drive-thru holiday light show, as both a daytime and nighttime market. Details, including dates and times, are subject to change for this event as plans are still being developed.

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The Harvest Festival: Week 1

An annual farmer's market celebrating the bounty, talent, and beauty of our region.
  • August 29th 2021
  • 11:00am

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The Harvest Festival: Week 2

An annual farmer's market celebrating the bounty, talent, and beauty of our region.
  • September 5th 2021
  • 11:00am

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The Harvest Festival: Week 3

An annual farmer's market celebrating the bounty, talent, and beauty of our region.
  • September 12th 2021
  • 11:00am

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The Harvest Festival: Week 4

An annual farmer's market celebrating the bounty, talent, and beauty of our region.
  • September 19th 2021
  • 11:00am

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The Harvest Festival: Week 5

An annual farmer's market celebrating the bounty, talent, and beauty of our region.
  • September 26th 2021
  • 11:00am

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Wine Festival

Live music and unlimited sampling from the wineries you love on the beautiful Bethel Woods grounds.
  • October 2nd 2021
  • 12:00pm
  • Market Sheds

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The Harvest Festival: Week 6

An annual farmer's market celebrating the bounty, talent, and beauty of our region.
  • October 3rd 2021
  • 11:00am

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Craft: Beer, Spirits & Food Festival

Unlimited sampling of all of your favorite beers, ciders, and more!
  • October 9th 2021
  • 12:00pm
  • Market Sheds

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The Harvest Festival: Week 7

An annual farmer's market celebrating the bounty, talent, and beauty of our region.
  • October 10th 2021
  • 11:00am