Colorado MTN Town YOGA & Wellness Festivals are lighting up the 2015 summer calendar. The summer is filled with a variety of Yoga and Wellness festivals in Colorado and some of the biggest events are right here in Colorado’s mountain towns. We have compiled a list of Ohm-mazing events to attend like the Steamboat Movement Fest pictured below.
July 2 – 5
Wanderlust has become an international sensation with all-out ecstatic celebrations. This year at Snowmass they will bring together the world’s leading yoga teachers, top musical acts, renowned speakers, incredible chefs, and thrilling performers, for an experience that surprises and delights. Attend for a multi-day mountaintop adventure or a daylong retreat. Schedules include early morning meditations to all-night chakra-spinning musical performances, come practice and party in beautiful Snowmass.
Telluride Yoga Festival
July 9 – 12
One of the first Colorado mountain yoga festivals and is unique in its ability to offer intimate workshops where you can dive deep and one-on-one with all of their amazing presenters for a magical and transformative weekend. Telluride Yoga Festival will host over 40 teachers, scholars and musicians along with meditation, nutrition and lifestyle coaches. The event offers 11 total venues to take classes where you experience the towns by foot and via our free gondola – these venues take place in funky historical buildings to jaw-dropping venues with breathtaking views of the valley. I would encourage you to check out both our lineup and our schedule online at www.tellurideyogafestival.com. I’ve attached a couple of photos, a brief description along with our most recent press release. Please contact me if you would like more information!
Steamboat Movement Fest, Steamboat Springs
July 24 – 26
The inaugural Steamboat Movement Fest is a celebration of world-class yoga, live music and outdoor adventure taking place July 23-26. This four-day, Zero Waste event unites yoga, music, and movement arts in the unique beauty of the Yampa Valley. Headliners include Gina Caputo, Justin Kaliszewski and Wade Gotwals. Outdoor adventures include guided hiking and trail running with yoga, guided mountain biking with yoga and SUP yoga practices. There will be free kids and community yoga daily, and access to babysitting services through the resort, it’s a family-fun event to boot.
SINGLE DAY EVENTS:
Yoga on the Mountain at Solitude Station – Copper
July 13th, July 27th, August 10th, August 24th
On select Sundays this summer, Copper hosts Prana Fitness yoga classes at Solitude Station. Prana Fitness is a Colorado organization that believes fitness support should be free and accessible to everyone. Bring your mat and enjoy an incredible class on top of Copper Mountain. These are donation-based classes to raise funds for under-served people.
Yoga on the Mountain -Arapahoe Basin
Invigorate your mind and body with our holistic hike, yoga and luncheon at Arapahoe Basin. Hike to mid-mountain for a one-hour yoga session on the deck of the Black Mountain Lodge with sweeping vistas of the Continental Divide. Afterward, enjoy a spa luncheon before hiking back down to the Base Area. Please bring your own yoga mat and water bottle. The hike begins at 9:00 a.m. at an elevation of 10,800 ft with an elevation gain of 700 ft, and will take approximately 45 minutes- 1 hour. Event is limited to 50 people to ensure adequate attention from the instructor. This event is not lift-served.
SAVE THE DATE:
Eagle Yoga Fest
September 18 – 20
This September head to Eagle for a different kind of yoga festival. Experience a relaxing weekend of slow flow yoga with Gina Caputo, meditation and Anjali Restorative with Shannon Paige, lectures with Julia Clarke, restoration, and more! This is the yoga festival for Every Body.
Grab your mat, pack a bag and GO!
~MTN Town Magazine
Images Courtesy of Steamboat Movement Festival (Top), Arapahoe Basin (Middle)
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