Now you can see whats going on at Burning Man and escape from your office drudgery….couldn’t get there? Here’s a balm for you…..There are art cars, dust storms, big-ass art installations, sunsets, sunrises, and bike riders galore. Just throw on some of your favorite Playa house music and pretend you’re basking in the Black Rock City sun.
The ceremony at Oregon Eclipse 2017 was beyond anything I’ve experienced. Yes, it was Epic, and I use that word often, but here I use it in the full meaning of the word….. Symbiosis Gathering had built a gorgeous Sun Temple at the rise of the hill, with a central arena that felt as ancient and grand as those of the Greeks and Romans. 30,000 of us gathered around the arena and snuggled with loved ones to watch the Eclipse.
Why I Believe Oregon Eclipse (Fest) To Be Pivotal & Historic
I’m not a scientist, but this is my understanding of Imaginal Cells. The caterpillar in the cocoon doesn’t grow wings and come out flying. Rather, it dissolves into a high potency goo….then, science says, mysterious cells start appearing in the goo, single cells that are not made of the goo but are completely new and unique. These “imaginal cells” begin to double, and then attract to one another, forming clusters. Then the clusters begin to find one another…..eating the goo for nourishment. This continues until a complete Butterfly is formed, and something wonderous pops out of the cocoon.
I’ve watched this movement and been part of it for a very long time. [Read more…]
Hey boys and girls, we know festival season can be stressful and you might be wondering how to navigate the festival landscape, so we’re here to help you out by providing some helpful tips which will guide you to not being THAT guy, or girl. These tips are going to be super helpful and it’s crucial that you stick to them because nothing could be worse than losing your hippie cred amongst all your friends. 😉
This is the time to build up your reputation and you don’t want to misstep because you haven’t done your homework. We’re here to help, so heed our tried-and-true advice.
Working in the festival world for many years now, and for many different production companies, there are about a million facets that bring an event together. And a million might be an understatement. Regardless of how big or small a festival is, one thing rings true: your volunteer program will lead to the absolute success of your event or the potential demise. [Read more…]
by Jonathan Akbari for Enchanted Forest Gathering
Festivals can be a magical space, where human connection and unity is at an all-time high. Synchronicity seems to be in the air, the vibes are high, and the pull between people and energies is undeniable. It’s no surprise that many festies leave events with a deeper connection to friends or a fling they met over the course of the weekend. Festivals are a perfect place to let your heart guide your experience and practice openness and vulnerability. Here are 10 tips to curate a perfect festival date that will leave you and yours satisfied and carrying the connection home with you.
Round glasses are a hot hot hot trend this summer, been seeing them everyyyywheeere – from colored lenses, diffractions, big thick rims like these in the photo, sequins and fun sparkles all over them and great ol’ John Lennon wire rims. Find your pair in our Rave section:
photo by Eric Allen for LIB
I’m so stoked to feature the badassery of Sven Waldoer (Anahata Designs) – he’s the best of the best…just in – his Jedi Soyuz Hoods…and Biawa leather holsters. Very honored. Come check them out and take $15 off Hoods and $45 off holsters with coupon code “GetMySteez” – offer ends June 30th.