Programs for Adults

Workshops, performances, lectures, films, and conversation offered for our life-long learners.

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Adult programming provides a balance of creative learning, expertise, and social interaction

Adult Programs,Bethel Woods @ Home,Pre-Show Dinners,Woods Talk: Live!

More Than A Meal & Curator Happy Hour

Kicking off Anniversary Weekend, Woodstock Alumni Jim Shelley and Senior Curator Neal Hitch meet for a discussion on music and memory followed by live music and a five-course meal.
  • August 14th 2020
  • 5:00pm

Adult Programs,Bethel Woods @ Home

Dinner for 400,000

Led by Tannis Kowalchuk of The Farm Arts Collective and Willow Wisp Organic Farm, and using the finest locally-sourced ingredients, this workshop will guide you through the preparation of a meal inspired by the Hog Farmers at Woodstock from the comfort of your home.
  • August 15th 2020
  • 6:00pm

Adult Programs,Teen Programs,Woods Talk: Live!

Sunset Silent Disco - Cancelled

This event has been cancelled.
  • August 15th 2020
  • 7:00pm

Adult Programs,Bethel Woods @ Home

Yoga on the Field

Susan Mendoza of The Chi Hive leads a gentle mix of Hatha and Vinyasa flow on the historic festival field providing peace and relaxation. Join us for a limited-capacity in-person session, or live from the comfort of your home.
  • August 16th 2020
  • 9:30am

Adult Programs,Pre-Show Dinners,Woods Talk: Live!

More Than A Meal: Anniversary Brunch Edition

  • August 16th 2020
  • 11:00am
  • Market Sheds

Adult Programs,All Ages Programs,Family Programs,Film,Teen Programs

Big Eddy Film Festival

Grab your popcorn and enjoy curated independent films that offer a fresh perspective on this unique moment in time as the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance presents the 9th annual Big Eddy Film Festival.
  • September 25th 2020
  • 7:00pm
  • Terrace Stage

Adult Programs,All Ages Programs,Family Programs,Film,Teen Programs

Big Eddy Film Festival

Grab your popcorn and enjoy curated independent films that offer a fresh perspective on this unique moment in time as the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance presents the 9th annual Big Eddy Film Festival.
  • September 26th 2020
  • 7:00pm
  • Terrace Stage

Adult Programs

Spartan Race

  • June 12th 2021
  • 7:30am

Past Programs Have Included:

Photoshop Workshop

Professional photographer Chip Forelli taught a sold-out class the fundamentals of using Photoshop during this day-long workshop.

Deep Field

Fifty years after the moon landing, Grammy-winning composer and conductor Eric Whitacre presented a powerful new piece of music set to never-before-seen images from the Hubble Space Telescope’s greatest discovery, the iconic Deep Field image to a sold-out audience in the Event Gallery.  The presentation was followed by an interactive question and answer session with NASA representatives and astrophysicists.  

Slow Food Italian Style

Participants sampled Italian cheese, oil, and wine whiling looking how to cook a traditional starter and main course.

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COVID-19 UPDATE

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is continuously monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We are in communication with our partners, state and local officials, and health authorities as we collectively assess all developments related to COVID-19. We will communicate any updates as they happen here.

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Your Guide to Creativity

Use this page as a guide on how to stay kind, creative, and connected.  Show us what you've made by sharing your projects on social using #BWatHome

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The Museum at Bethel Woods

From a permanent collection to rotating special exhibits, discover the decade that changed everything.

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