Whether traveling with a pack of friends or taking their partner for a romantic escape, visitors are now finding Upstate New York to be a convenient and memorable gay-friendly destination. Then, the most popular gay club around, Primetime —the largest in Hudson Valley— is over in neighboring Highland about twenty minutes away. An onsite farm is home to sheep, peacock, llamas, and even chickens from whom the kitchen pulls their eggs. The mostly solar-powered spa features an indoor pool and solarium looking out into the Hudson, and New-Age-minded therapists can knock out a kink while giving you optional spiritual advice.
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The festival has become widely regarded as a pivotal moment in popular music history as well as a defining event for the counterculture generation. Music events bearing the Woodstock name have been planned for anniversaries including the tenth , twentieth , twenty-fifth , thirtieth , fortieth , and fiftieth. Early in , Roberts and Rosenman were New York City entrepreneurs, in the process of building Media Sound, a large audio recording studio complex in Manhattan.
The Woodstock Music and Art Fair occupies a venerable place in America's pop culture history, but some basic facts surrounding the event have been lost in the ensuing four-and-a-half decades of music history telephone. Helping set the record straight in advance of next year's 45th anniversary, the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts provided The Huffington Post with the following 13 truths about the festival. Next year, as the sacred grounds mark a big milestone, they'll play host to the first multi-day festival held there since the original Woodstock Woodstock '99 was held about miles from the original site. Mysteryland will land in Bethel Woods on from May 23 to 26, Ticket information for the ages and-up event will be announced soon, and HuffPost is a media partner of the festival.