Get in the Flow at Wanderlust California - 10 Things to Know
With so much awesomness set to take place at Wanderlust California, we want to make sure that everyone is all dialed in to have the best experience possible. Get yourself quickly aligned with our "Top 10 Things to Know about Wanderlust CA" and get ready to have the time of your life.
1. Tickets & Housing -
If you have not already purchased your tickets, now is your chance â€“ what are you waiting for? Choose from 4-day Sage or 3-day Seeker yoga + music tickets, one day yoga + music Pilgrim tickets, or Daytripper music only tickets. More information here.
Still need a place to crash? Housing is filling up fast, click here to check out all of your options including hotels, private house rentals, camping, and more. Looking for a roommate? Check out our Facebook Discussions Tab to connect with other Wanderlusters.
2. Scheduler -
Don't get caught in savasana, use our online scheduler to sign up for your favorite Wanderlust happenings today! The scheduler allows you to add and remove classes from your unique schedule, view class and teacher descriptions, print your schedule, and sign up for additional activities like hikes, speakeasy sessions and more. Click here to visit out on-line scheduler. The scheduler will close July 26th, so get those classes in!
3. Music -
From rebel rocker Michael Franti & Spearhead, to Girl Talk, to Jai Uttal, to the legendary Wailers, plus late-night DJ parties on Friday and Saturday, and all points in-between, we left no stone unturned to bring some of the world's top musical talent together to rock-out on the mountain in beautiful Squaw Valley, CA. Yogi Tunes will be spinning an amazing collection of yogafied beats to feed your soul and relax your body at High Camp from 2-6 pm every day. There will be free music giveaways, special guest DJ sets and live music from Yogi Tunes house band Shaman's Dream. Check out the full lineup and all-day music schedule here.
4. Speakeasy -
Available to all Yoga + Music ticket holders, The Speakeasy is a series of dynamic lectures covering a wide variety of subjects related to the mindful life. Get comfy on the couch or cozy up on some cushy pillows, sip on some free tea and kombucha, and listen to some of the most fascinating people in the world of wellness talk about a wide range of topics including meditation, nutrition, technology, music, organics, spirituality, yoga, and more. The Speakeasy sessions do fill up fast, use the on-line scheduler and sign up today! More information here.
5. Spiritual Cinema -
Wanderlust Festival is happy to be introducing a Spiritual Cinema series this year, sponsored by Gaiam's Spiritual Cinema Circle. We will be featuring films that not only address the growing popularity in practicing yoga, but films that explore the essence of spirituality and challenge our notion of what it means to be a guru. Films will be followed by a short Q&A with either the director or star of the film. The Spiritual Cinema will be hosted indoors in an intimate setting at the Speakeasy venue and outdoors in the spacious Gaiam Tent. Click here for more information and to check out the films.
6. Special Activities -
In addition to all of our great yoga classes, we have some great special activities going down like Shaman's Side of the Moon, Yoga-Twister, Sacred Awakenings, daily meditations, and more that will not count against your 3-class a day maximum. Click here for descriptions on the above and more information.
7. Winederlust -
As the sun goes down at Wanderlust on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, come cozy up with your crew next to the outdoor fire pit and sample delicious wine selections while serenaded by live music soundscapes. After a long day of working your body in the hot sun, you deserve to kick back and enjoy a couple of glasses, be sure to sign up for Winederlust today! Click here to find out more here.
8. Farm to Table Dinner -
On Friday and Saturday night, treat yourself to an evening of delectable local food and pleasant company at the Wanderlust Farm to Table Dinner. The dinner will offer an exciting food journey comprised of the freshest and finest flavors and ingredients from the respective California region. The buffet menu will consist of a selection of locally grown organic produce, responsibly farmed, grass fed local meats, and plenty of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free dishes. Click here for more information.
9. Wanderlust Yoga Aid Challenge -
Wanderlust is so proud to have Off the Mat Into the WorldÂ® (OTM) as our official non-profit partner for the third consecutive year. We're excited to be hosting the Yoga Aid challenge â€“ a special class led by none other than OTM founder Seane Corn and global musical-activist Michael Franti. It's also an opportunity to take your yoga off the mat by participating in the Yoga Aid fundraising challenge. All proceeds will benefit OTM's mission of transforming individuals and communities through the power of yoga. Click here to find out more and to here to sign-up to fundraise.
10. Don't plan too much! -
A large part of the Wanderlust experience is just that â€“ to wander aimlessly through our one-of-a-kind natural venue, beautiful Squaw Valley, Lake Tahoe. Take the gondola up to High Camp for a breathtaking view, inspiring yoga class, some great music, or to just kick it by the pool. Stroll through the vendor village, hang out in Village Anusara, discover eclectic art installations and performances, and much more. This is what Wanderlust is all about.