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New Moon Festival | All-Inclusive Wellness Package & Weekend in Yosemite

New Moon Fest

Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 12:00 PM - Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM (PDT)

New Moon Festival | All-Inclusive Wellness Package &...

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Tent spot for camping with & All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, Spa, & Workshops   more info 3d 6h 31m $199.99 $13.20
Bed in Yurt-style (canvas-walled) Cabins, with comforts: electricity, 3 beds per rooms ,& All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, Spa, & Workshops   more info 3d 6h 31m $259.99 $0.00
WEEKEND WARRIOR: Friday-Sunday ONLY, Bed in Yurt-Style Tent-Cabin, w/Shared Bathroom(5 min walk max.), & All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, Spa, & Workshops 3d 6h 31m $229.99 $0.00
Bed in Dorm-bunks, great for groups, in shared room, bath, & All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, Spa, & Workshops   more info 3d 6h 31m $199.99 $13.20
Bed in Comfortable Shared Room w/Shared Bathroom, & All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, and Spa, & Workshops 3d 6h 31m $279.99 $0.00
Bed in Resort Room w/ and Private Bathroom (2-6 group), & All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, Spa, & Workshops 3d 6h 31m $549.99 $0.00
WEEKEND WARRIOR: Friday-Sunday ONLY, Bed in Resort Room, w/Private Bathroom, & All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, Spa, & Workshops 3d 6h 31m $509.99 $0.00
Bed, Nestled Away, in: A- Frame Shared Cabin w/Shared Bathroom, & All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, Spa, & Workshops   more info 3d 6h 31m $499.99 $0.00
WEEKEND WARRIOR: Friday-Sunday ONLY, Bed in Nestled away A-Frame Cabin, w/Shared Bathroom, & All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, Spa, & Workshops   more info 3d 6h 31m $449.99 $0.00
Patron of Abundance. Pampered. Expedited and pre-registered check-in, registered Spa Services, resting in a Heated Private Room w/ Private Bath & All-Inclusive: Meals, Adventures, Spa, & Workshops   more info 3d 6h 31m $999.99 $0.00
Group Package Amount   more info 3d 6h 31m Enter donation ($)

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10/11/18 UPDATE: We decreased our overall expenses for the event by asking for help borrowing gear and services. We reduced travel expenses by using Miles; by doing so, we enable less expensive ticket accross the board.

Please give as much as you can afford to enable low-income participants in the tribe to be radically included at the festival. 

"All the freaky people make the beauty of the world" -Michael Franti & Spearhead


All tickets include:

  • Wellness excercises
  • Spa & Services

    •  Access to spa soaking tub, and sercives .
  • Lodging

    • Experience Yosemite at the well-known Mountain Resort and Spa with exceptional amenities for everyone

    • Private and secure grounds for safety and relaxation
  • Meals

    • Gourmet, tailored for most dietary considerations, and designed, by our Chef de cuisine (formerly from Esalen Institute)

  • Workshops scheduled each day

 

WHEN...........................................October 18-21, 2018

WHERE.........................................Midpines, California 

WHO............................a gathering of 150 people to create fun, and You

WHAT is the New Moon Festival?

     New Moon Yosemite is an all-inclusive retreat that will bring an intimate group of 150 like-minded and inspired people to one of the most serene landscapes on earth from October 18th-21st. The goal is to disconnect from the daily grind, share restorative and inspiring experiences, and build a tribe. 


Watch the 2017 recap here. Receive updates about the festival here.


     We have created the ultimate restorative experience by bringing together expert practitioners, healers, adventurers and leaders to guide guests through a transformative weekend set against the backdrop of Yosemite's breathtaking natural beauty. Emerge from the New Moon Festival feeling rejuvenated and empowered by a tribe of diverse game-changers striving to bring out the best in ourselves, and in turn, humanity.

Community Experiences

ecstatic dance New Moon Festival Yosemite 2017

Opening Ceremony and Closing Ceremony

Ecstatic Dance

Meditation: Buddhist, Tao, Vipassana

Sound Healing

Intimacy Workshops

Tantra Workshop

Cacao Ceremony

Shamanic Vocalist Workshop

Shamanic Rituals

Snuggle Party

Intro to Thai Massage Training

Yoga - Vinyasa, Gentle Flow, Yin, Acro


Music, and Chill Space

Dude Skywalker

Escatic Dance DJ TBA!

Live Music

 Stargazing

Spa and Services

Natural Spring fed Hot tub

Sauna

Bodywork

Thai Massage

Acupuncture

FEATURED PROGRAMMING LEADERS

Arthur Levitan - California Tao

Tao Master Arthur has 25 years of practice and teaching that create fundamental and lasting changes--unlocking new levels of living, success, and growth.  He incorporates ancient wisdom with cutting-edge science into his teachings.  He has been recognized and ordained by Grandmaster Zhang Ming Xin of the oldest continuously operating Taoist temple in the world at Qingcheng Mountain in Chengdu, China.

Jordan Blake - Sound Healing

Jordan works as a Sound Channeler at Orion Center for Sound Healing  and a Sound Healer at Human Light Ship. He studied at the California Institute of Integral Studies and World School of Massage and Holistic Healing Arts.

Dude Skywalker - DJ

Miami natives Sam Plessett, Alex Borges and Fabio Galarce are the brainchildren behind Dude Skywalker; an avant-garde musical project delving into the cosmic side of dance floor & lounge music. The Dude Abides.

Sarah Murray, Arthur & Adele Levitan and more.

 

FEATURED OUTDOOR STRUCTURED OFFERINGS

 

Hiking

Bouldering

Acro-Yoga

TED Talk and Picnic

Transportstion

More information Outdoor Adventures

RETREAT ORGANIZERS

The lead organizer and co-founder of New Moon Yosemite is Ari Kalfayan, an event professional with over a decade of experience creating unique experiences such as Disco Chateau and Startup and Tech Mixer.

Event producer, Tim Felkner, has thrown hundreds of events through Feastly, an online platform for chefs to throw dinner parties.  He earned his chops opening restaurants in SF (Zero Zero, Oro, Credo) and loves outdoor adventure as much as he loves yoga & meditation, which is why he's helping to organize New Moon.

Marketing Director, Milana Lostica, has been a creative marketing & brand strategist for nearly a decade. She has worked with clients ranging from entrepreneurs & artists to start-ups to well-established brands since 2010.

Production lead, Sam Costigan, has a background in mechanical engineering and is currently working for lighting company Symmetry Labs helping design, fabricate, and install custom lighting fixtures and installations across the country. He is very passionate about festivals and how they can inspire and bring people together. He is excited to help create an amazing and unique experience at New Moon.

Outdoor Program Coordinator, David Melville, 2017-2018, Hi New Moon, quick introduction, I went to New Moon last year and lead a excellent bouldering, and hike up the Yosemite Falls trail with 14 participants. I am helping out with coordinating resources, and activities, in the Yosemite Valley for Friday, October 19th, 2018. I have been a guide for over 10 years, instructed at: UCSF, City Kayak, and outfits in locations including: Alaska, Utah, Idaho, and California. I have a background in coordinating, instructing, and guiding Outdoor Adventures. Wilderness First Responder & CPR AED certified. Questions, and requests please try my mobile (415)508-7473 , email Program@newmoonfest.com , Happy to listen to requests to accomadate your calling.


  • *To ensure the quality of the event, tickets are non-refundable.
  • Event program, times, and date are subject to change due to unforseen externalities.  
  • Tickets can be transferred to other buyers and we strongly encourage attendees to
  • Check your calendars carefully before purchasing a festival pass; dates are for Thursday October 18th Arrival Opening Circle, Friday  October 19th is scheduled for excursions into the park, Participants calling permits considerations for additional excursions to be TBA before Saturday, Ocotber 20th, Closing Circle Saturday Night October 20th, Sunday October 21st Breakfast, Sunday 11am check-out.Meet in Park opportunities.
  • Friday-Sunday Tickets; Available are Weekend Warrior Passes for arriving Friday; meeting in the Park, or at the lodge enjoying the spa.  

 

All Content Subject to change with out notice including but not limited to: lodging, prices, offering, locations of activites, ectetra . Thank you for being so understanding and flexible, while we grow together. New Moon Gathering Family

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Yosemite "Bug" Mountain Resort & Health Spa
6979 Highway 140
Midpines, CA 95345

Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 12:00 PM - Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM (PDT)


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