Bethel Woods Center for the Arts logoBe Among The Lucky Few to Sleepover Inside The Museum’s Main Exhibit On May 11th

Bethel, NY (May 1, 2018) –  The Museum at Bethel Woods will host A Night At The Museum, inviting families to enjoy an overnight experience in the immersive exhibit that brings to life the sights, sounds, and experiences of the 1960s.

On Friday, May 11, children – ages 6 through 13 accompanied by an adult – can explore The Museum’s main exhibit, hear the sounds of the infamous Woodstock festival, catch a screening of the musical film Sing, gather around the beanbags for story time, and then fall asleep under a groovy museum sky.

Past Night at the Museum participant Dorothy Grecco shared, “This was phenomenal. My son is still talking about it. He thought it was so cool to not only walk around the museum at night, but to bring a sleeping bag and sleep next to history.” Grecco continued, “This is one of the best things you have offered by far. We were able to take our time and truly enjoy and learn from the scavenger hunt. What a wonderful opportunity you've created for kids. It is a memory my son and I will always have, and I am so grateful to have been able to participate.”

A limited number of tickets for this once-in-a-lifetime experience are available. Tickets are $30.00 for adults (21+) and $20.00 for children, and can be purchased at

This sleepover kicks of the 2018 Flicks Series at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts. This series is designed to provide affordable programming and experiences to the community, offering an invitation to all ages and abilities to dive into the fun and entertainment. Throughout the year, Flicks are screened in our state-of-the-art Museum Theater, this July and August, Moonlit Mondays Movies return bringing unforgettable outdoor film experiences to our Terrace Stage. More than film screenings, these experiences include scavenger hunts, trivia, themed food and drink specials and games. Prices are $8 for adults (18 and over), $6 members and $5 Children (18 and younger). To learn more, purchase tickets and check for rain dates visit
2018 Schedule (*Indicates Moonlit Movie Mondays)
Friday, May 11 – Sing (Night at the Museum)
Thursday, May 24 – This is Spinal Tap
Thursday, June 28 – Moonlight
Monday, July 9 – Big Lebowski*
Monday, July 23 – Wonder Woman*
Monday, August 13 – Hook*
Monday, August 20– Star Wars: The Last Jedi*
Friday, September 21 – Exit through the Gift Shop
Friday, October 26 – Young Frankenstein
Sunday, October 28 – Monsters Inc. (Halloween at the Woods)
Friday, November 9 – Hacksaw Ridge
Saturday, December 1 – Santa Clause (The Holiday Market)
Sunday, December 2 – Santa Clause 2 (The Holiday Market)


About Bethel Woods Center for the Arts 
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts inspires, educates, and empowers individuals through the arts and humanities by presenting a diverse selection of culturally-rich performances, popular artists, and community and educational programming.  Located 90 miles from New York City at the site of the 1969 Woodstock festival in Bethel, NY, the lush 800-acre campus includes a Pavilion Stage amphitheater with seating for 15,000, an intimate 440-seat indoor Event Gallery, the award-winning Museum at Bethel Woods, and a Conservatory for arts education programming.
Through the in-depth study and exhibition of the social, political, and cultural events of the 1960s, as well as the preservation of the historic site of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair, Bethel Woods educates individuals about the issues and lessons of the decade while inspiring a new generation to contribute positively to the world around them. The not-for-profit organization relies on the generous support of individuals, corporations, and foundations to develop and sustain programs that improve the quality of life in the region and beyond.
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