Where: Joshua Tree, California
When: May 10-14
Why go: This is yoga for a great cause. All proceeds from this 5-day festival go to charities around the world, mainly in India. You’ll build and deepen your connection to the yoga community with asana, dance, kirtan, workshops, and more, with a special emphasis on the Divine Feminine.
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Where and When:
Snowshoe, West Virginia, June 8-10
Stratton in Bondville, Vermont, June 21-24
Squaw Valley in North Lake Tahoe, California, July 19-22
Whistler, British Columbia, August 2-5
Tremblant, Quebec, August 23-26
Cost: Varies by location, but you can buy one event or a whole weekend for approximately $15-$1,000+.
Why go: Wanderlust is famous for bringing world-class teachers together to celebrate mindful living in the most beautiful settings. Expect lots of yoga, music, and food, and get ready to be inspired by new ideas and make new friends. If the festivals aren’t near you, check out the Wanderlust 108 website for one-day events that take place all over the world.
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Where: Boulder, Colorado
When: June 14-17
Why go: Get uplifted while you connect to your community. Hanuman Festival wants you to open your heart and experience healing through yoga and music. For four days, you can take classes with Seane Corn, Amy Ippoliti, Tiffany Cruikshank, Sianna Sherman, and more. David Newman will be there with music! They also offer opportunities for seva.
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Where: Spanish Peaks Country, Colorado
When: June 14-18
Why go: This is a family-friendly event filled with music, performance art, painting, yoga, workshops, speakers, light installations, and a kids zone. Experience a funky, fun, cultural event.
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Where: Sagle, Idaho
When: July 20-22
Why go: Free your spirit at the 8th annual Northwest Feast. Their goal is to inspire you with yoga, dancing, performances, and workshops from renowned artists and musicians. And since it’s a feast, not a fest, you can expect delicious vegetarian food in between your workshops and classes.
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Where: Lenox, Massachusetts
When: August 8-12
Why go: Travel to the gorgeous Berkshires, where you’ll do lots of Kundalini yoga and meditation. Music is huge here, and you’ll immerse yourself in chanting and dancing with world-renowned teachers and musicians. Kids under 13 are free.
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Where: Falmouth, Massachusetts
When: September 21-23
Why go: Celebrate yoga, wellness, and community on the East Coast. Here, you can do lots of beach and Stand Up Paddleboard yoga. They’re offering classes, meditation, music, breathwork, and more. MC Yogi will be there!
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