Norman Rockwell Museum


Woodstock50: Peace, Love & Family Fun

Experience the Summer of Love, a three day family-friendly celebration marking the anniversary of the 1969 Woodstock Concert.

Thursday, Aug. 15:

10 a.m. to 7 p.m.: Join the fun activities scheduled throughout the day and evening. Come for the day and break for a picnic on the lawn. Bring your own or pick up a ready meal from Runaway Cafe. Create a giant peace sidewalk mural, go on scavenger hunts, and take advantage of family photo ops throughout the day!

10 to 11:30 a.m.: Draw In! Sketch a Yellow Submarine* (class fee applies)

Noon to 1 p.m.: Face painting on the terrace

2 and 3 p.m.: Woodstock the Moon exhibition gallery talks

3 to 6 p.m.: Far-out VR (Virtual Reality)

Evening Activities

Get out your groovy 60s fashion for an evening of fun, photo ops, and prizes. Join the Human Peace Sign, add to the giant peace sidewalk mural, go on scavenger hunts and enjoy free popsicles while they last!

5 to 7 p.m. Move and Groove with Moving Arts – with inspiration from Yellow Submarine

5 to 6 p.m.: Make a flower chain hair band

5 to 6 p.m.: Far out VR (Virtual Reality)

Friday, Aug. 16

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Come for the day. Add to the giant community peace mural, go on a scavenger hunt then take a break to enjoy a picnic on the lawn and chill to 60’s music on the terrace. There will be plenty of groovy family photo ops throughout the day!

1 to 2:30 p.m.: Drop-in art workshop with 60s art theme

2 and 3 p.m.: Woodstock the Moon exhibition gallery talks

Saturday, Aug. 17

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.:

The finale of NRM/Woodstock50 festivities: Celebrate all day by adding to our community peace sidewalk mural, join a Human Peace Sign, go on scavenger hunts, break for a picnic on the lawn, and wear your 60s fashions for groovy photo ops throughout the day. Plus, it’s Massachusetts Tax-Free weekend – TAX-FREE shopping and dining!

1 to 2 p.m.: Far-out VR (Virtual Reality)

Noon to 2 p.m.: Face painting and flower chain hair band

2 and 3 p.m.: Woodstock to the Moon exhibition Gallery Talks

Complete schedule:

Event Dates
Thursday, August 15, 2019 through Saturday, August 17, 2019
Event time
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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