New camping festival set for August 2023 in Bethel, NY

Live Nation has shared the star-studded lineup for the inaugural Catbird Music Festival. The new two-day camping festival, taking place August 19-20th at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts in Bethel, NY, marks the first camping and music event on the historic field since the original 1969 Woodstock Music & Art Fair.

Catbird will feature exceptional live music and curated local food and spirits offerings along with a variety of glamping experiences amid a majestic natural environment brimming with a unique energy and cultural history. The wide-ranging musical bill will feature memorable performances by 22 diverse artists across two stages, including headliners The Lumineers, Tyler Childers, The War on Drugs, and Trey Anastasio Band, alongside Band of Horses, Dispatch, Trampled By Turtles, Charley Crockett, Margo Price, Amos Lee, and many more. The complete Catbird lineup is below; a full daily schedule will be unveiled soon.

In addition, for a $10 fee, festivalgoers can explore The Museum at Bethel Woods, a collection of authentic artifacts, interactive media, and even a psychedelic bus dedicated to the 1969 Woodstock Music & Art Fair and its significance as a culminating event of a decade of radical cultural transformation.

Presales begin Wednesday, March 8th at 10 am ET via Ticketmaster. Ticket options include 1-Day and 2-Day General Admission, GA+, VIP, and Platinum, as well as Weekend Camping, Weekend Premier Camping, Weekend Glamping, Weekend RV (with/without hook up) passes, and 1-Day and 2-Day Premium Parking. General Day Parking is free.

For those looking for an elevated experience, there are plenty of premium ticket options. GA+ tickets offer access to the GA+ Lounge with relaxed seating, air-conditioned restrooms, a full-service bar with beer, wine, and cocktails for purchase; and concierge to assist with all festival needs. VIP guests will enjoy a further number of exclusive upgrades, including dedicated on-field viewing area at the Main Stage; unlimited access to the VIP Lounge with full-service bar and dedicated food for purchase; complimentary water refill station, dedicated entrance into the festival, and more. Platinum tickets include exclusive front of stage viewing at both stages, complimentary all-day dining and beverages including beer, wine and cocktails, and other exclusive enhancements.