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Max Yasgur, the dairy farmer who owned the land in Bethel, New York where Woodstock was held between August 15-18, 1969, spoke about the peaceful atmosphere: “If we join them, we can turn those adversities that are the problems of America today into a hope for a brighter and more peaceful future…” Bethel, is in Sullivan County, 43 miles (69 km) southwest of the town of Woodstock, New York, in adjoining Ulster County. Yasgur was paid $75,000 to lease 600 acres of his farm to Woodstock…

Max Yasgur, the dairy farmer who owned the land in Bethel, New York where Woodstock was held between August 15-18, 1969, spoke about the peaceful atmosphere: “If we join them, we can turn those adversities that are the problems of America today into a hope for a brighter and more peaceful future…” Bethel, is in Sullivan County, 43 miles (69 km) southwest of the town of Woodstock, New York, in adjoining Ulster County. Yasgur was paid $75,000 to lease 600 acres of his farm to Woodstock…

What Happened at the Groovy Woodstock Festival of 1969?: Promotional poster for the 1969 Woodstock Music and Arts Fair in Bethel, New York. A white dove sits on a guitar handle above the tagline, '3 DAYS of PEACE & MUSIC.' A schedule with the names of the performers, including Joan Baez, Grateful Dead, Janis Joplin, Jefferson Airplane and Jimi Hendrix appears on the bottom left hand side.

What Happened at the Groovy Woodstock Festival of 1969?

What Happened at the Groovy Woodstock Festival of 1969?: Promotional poster for the 1969 Woodstock Music and Arts Fair in Bethel, New York. A white dove sits on a guitar handle above the tagline, '3 DAYS of PEACE & MUSIC.' A schedule with the names of the performers, including Joan Baez, Grateful Dead, Janis Joplin, Jefferson Airplane and Jimi Hendrix appears on the bottom left hand side.

Woodstock was a music festival, billed as "An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music" from 8/15-8/18/1969. During the sometimes rainy weekend, 32 acts performed outdoors before an audience of 400,000 young people. It is widely regarded as a pivotal moment in popular music history. Rolling Stone listed it as one of the 50 Moments That Changed the History of Rock and Roll. It was held at Max Yasgur's 600-acre dairy farm in the Catskills near the hamlet of White Lake in Bethel, NY.

Woodstock was a music festival, billed as "An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music" from 8/15-8/18/1969. During the sometimes rainy weekend, 32 acts performed outdoors before an audience of 400,000 young people. It is widely regarded as a pivotal moment in popular music history. Rolling Stone listed it as one of the 50 Moments That Changed the History of Rock and Roll. It was held at Max Yasgur's 600-acre dairy farm in the Catskills near the hamlet of White Lake in Bethel, NY.

Max Yasgur  Owner of the Sullivan County, New York farm where he let the 1969 Woodstock festival took place.

Max Yasgur Owner of the Sullivan County, New York farm where he let the 1969 Woodstock festival took place.

The Woodstock Festival of 1969. http://history1900s.about.com/od/1960s/p/woodstock.htm#

What Happened at the Groovy Woodstock Festival of 1969?

The Woodstock Festival of 1969. http://history1900s.about.com/od/1960s/p/woodstock.htm#

Groovy invasion: The community of Bethel was not prepared for the great influx of people, and much of the area had become an enormous traffic jam

Peace, love and music: Amazing photos capture historic 1969 Woodstock festival that defined a generation

Groovy invasion: The community of Bethel was not prepared for the great influx of people, and much of the area had become an enormous traffic jam

Woodstock 1969: A Retrospective  This is a short montage of images from the Woodstock Festival held from August 15th to August 18th of 1969 in Bethel, New York. Max Yasgur graciously allowed the use of his 600 acre dairy farm for the massive three day event. Woodstock of 1969 is widely considered to be one of the defining moments in rock music history. It was a gathering of over half a million people of all ages with one common purpose: to experience peace, love, and music.

Woodstock 1969: A Retrospective This is a short montage of images from the Woodstock Festival held from August 15th to August 18th of 1969 in Bethel, New York. Max Yasgur graciously allowed the use of his 600 acre dairy farm for the massive three day event. Woodstock of 1969 is widely considered to be one of the defining moments in rock music history. It was a gathering of over half a million people of all ages with one common purpose: to experience peace, love, and music.

The Woodstock Festival was a music festival, billed as "An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music". Held at Max Yasgur's 600-acre dairy farm near the town of Bethel, NY, from August 15 to August 18, 1969. It is widely regarded as a pivotal moment in popular music history. Rolling Stone called it one of the 50 Moments That Changed the History of Rock and Roll.

The Woodstock Festival was a music festival, billed as "An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music". Held at Max Yasgur's 600-acre dairy farm near the town of Bethel, NY, from August 15 to August 18, 1969. It is widely regarded as a pivotal moment in popular music history. Rolling Stone called it one of the 50 Moments That Changed the History of Rock and Roll.

woodstock 1969 ... the PEAK of the freedom, the peace, the generousity of spirit, free rides, dinners for everyone, living with Love as Normal. no fear of rape. no fear of murder. no fear of v.d. no fear of life. a beautiful time in history, with much music and art & written work to show for it. This freedom we shall never see again.

woodstock 1969 ... the PEAK of the freedom, the peace, the generousity of spirit, free rides, dinners for everyone, living with Love as Normal. no fear of rape. no fear of murder. no fear of v.d. no fear of life. a beautiful time in history, with much music and art & written work to show for it. This freedom we shall never see again.

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