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Two 50th Anniversary Woodstock Festivals on the Same Weekend

(Writer: Doug Quimby) August 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock Festival that was held in Woodstock New York in 1969. The original festival had performances by the Grateful Dead, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, The Who, Santana, and other iconic artists. Around 400,000 people attended the 3 day festival in August 1969. It’s 50 years later and Woodstock will

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Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is Coming To Upstate, New York

(Writer: Doug Quimby/ Deanna Bushey) Banff is a gorgeous National Park in Alberta, Canada. Since 1976, The Banff Centre has sought to showcase their adventurous spirit and environmental culture through an annual film festival. The Banff Mountain Film Festival is comprised of short films coming from all over the globe all centered around the celebration of nature and mountain life.

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