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Back to the Garden and Phishing

See ya later! We're on vacation and heading back to Bethel NY for the 40th Anniversary of the Woodstock festival. As I recently blogged, I missed the music in 1969, but still had a great time. woodstockmonument Back in 1994, for the 25 th Anniversary,  the " official" concert was held in Saugerties NY with contemporary artists. There WAS supposed to be another concert back in Bethel with many of the original artists, but that eventually got cancelled. I went anyway, as did thousands of people. There was no music, but it did rain ( of course) and people were sliding down the same mud pit as they did in 1969. Once again, not hearing any music except for the Traffic  CD I had in the car. beth94a So  it's 40 years later and NOW I finally get to hear Jefferson Airplane, Canned Heat, Big Brother and the Holding Company and even Country Joe! That's Saturday night. Then Sunday, it's off to one of the coolest venues in the country, Saratoga Performing Arts Center ( SPAC ) to catch the last show of the summer tour for Phish. When my tickets arrived in the mail I almost had a heart attack, because they are in the 2nd row, seats 1 and 2. Oh yeah, then on the way home, we're visiting the Baseball Hall of Fame. Are we going to  a good vacation? You betcha! <wink>

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