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Woodstock Merriweather Event Canceled

After failing to secure venues in New York State, where the original Woodstock was held, officials sought to move the whole thing to the venerable Merriweather Post Pavilion the weekend of Aug. 16-18. Following news of another venue

Woodstock Moving to Maryland?

In a last-ditch effort to save the 50th-anniversary celebration of Woodstock, organizers are moving the concert to Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD. Bloomberg reported Thursday that the outdoor amphitheater will host

Book Review: The Road to Woodstock

The original Woodstock Music and Arts Festival almost never happened. From changes in mass gathering policies requiring a change of venue to epic traffic jams, Woodstock experienced some seemingly insurmountable problems. Under different

Woodstock 50 ‘A Big Mess’

In the latest turn of events, the state Supreme Court of New York has ruled that former Woodstock 50 investor Dentsu does not have the power to cancel the festival. The financial partner withdrew funding on April 29 and announced the