Woodstock 50

Celebrating Woodstock at 50

Woodstock was more than just a music festival, it was a cultural touchstone that has echoed far beyond its own generation. In the decades since it has come to represent ideals now often overlooked or thought out-of-fashion, a testament to togetherness bonded forever through music. Whatever the...
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Woodstock 50 Has Officially Been Cancelled

Woodstock 50, a music festival that intended to celebrate the 50th anniversary of one of the most iconic concerts ever assembled, is officially cancelled. Michael Lang, one of the co-founders of the original Woodstock festival announced that the event is cancelled after attempting to relocate it...
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Miley Cyrus and Santana the Latest to Drop out of Woodstock 50

Miley Cyrus , Santana , The Lumineers , and The Raconteurs are the latest to remove themselves from Woodstock 50. The beleaguered festival finally found a home last week , moving on from s everal rejected locations in Upstate New York . The anniversary event is now scheduled to take place at the...
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Woodstock 50 Moves to Maryland, John Fogerty Already Out

Call it the underdog of music festivals, because according to a report by Bloomberg , Woodstock 50 has secured a new location and is back on track. Possibly. After failing to secure a permit in Vernon, NY, the festival's organizers will be moving the event from upstate New York to the Merriweather...
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Woodstock 50 Loses Another Location, Possibly the Final Nail for the Festival

Woodstock 50 is filled with peace and love, but they can’t find anyone to understand them. The wayward festival has once again lost out on a location, as the planning board of Vernon, NY has denied the application to hold the three day concert at Vernon Downs in August. Vernon is the latest to shut...
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Woodstock 50 Organizers Throw Hail Mary Attempt To Save Festival

The possibility of there being a successful Woodstock 50 music festival appears to be extremely poor. Once the festival's financial backer exited funding the event over concert security for the artists and staff, permits, and disagreements over location and capacity, any hope of Woodstock 50 rising...
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Woodstock 50 Permit Denied by Another Proposed Site

VERNON, NY (AP/1010 WINS) The upstate New York town of Vernon has denied Woodstock 50's application to host the three-day festival at Vernon Downs horse track. There was a lack of planning documents included in the application, which was submitted late, according to Vernon town attorney Vincent...
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Woodstock 50 In Jeopardy Again As Venue Pulls Out

With the growing mountain of problems piling up against Woodstock 50, the future doesn't look very bright for the music festival. According to TMZ , Watkins Glen International, the racetrack that was supposed to serve as the festival's venue in upstate New York, has terminated Woodstock 50's site...
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Woodstock 50 Win Court Case; Organizers Say Festival Is Back On Schedule

Just when Woodstock 50 looked like it was going to be the next Fyre Festival, a court case's recent ruling may have shifted the tides in the festival's favor. Judge Barry Ostrager ruled in favor of the festival organizers against former investors Dentsu/Amplifi, declaring that the marketing agency...
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Woodstock 50 Organizers Say The Festival Is Not Cancelled

Even though a statement was released by Dentsu Aegis Network saying that Woodstock 50 has been cancelled, the festival's organizers are saying that it is still happening. The statement by Dentsu Aegis Network stated that Woodstock 50 will be cancelled because, "we don’t believe the production of...
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