A modern woman determined to succeed at any cost and a man searching for an elusive past, thrown together in the turbulent summer of 1969. Can they find a place for each other in their lives and hearts? Matt Wilson is a war-weary Vietnam Vet who witnessed too much and wants only to return to the small town America he grew up with. Alexandra Boise McMillan is the beautiful, but unstable, college senior obsessed with a career in politics. We Went to Woodstock is the story of lovers from vastly different lives set to the backdrop of the Vietnam War, campus unrest and the Woodstock Music and Art Fair of August 1969.