There are now so many different yoga festivals and retreats that are appearing across the UK that are definitely worth visiting! Whilst it is now late in the summer there are still some great events coming up that are worth fitting in. If you have missed any of the big festivals that have happened earlier in the summer now is the time to catch up now and get involved.
(23rd– 26thAugust, Fairoaks Farm, West Sussex)
This festival is great if you are after a real sense of community. Here you can allow yourself to fall into your completely natural state. Primarily this festival offers yoga classes and workshops but there will also be music throughout the weekend and movement and fitness workshops. For when you get peckish there will be loads of really great, high quality wholesome food stalls dotted around.
Adult Weekend Ticket – £130pp
Adult Day Ticket – £25-£55pp
ONE LOVE FESTIVAL
(30thAug – 1stSept, The Hop Farm, Kent)
This festival is super relaxed and accepting and is focused around performances of reggae and world music. Their ‘Field of Love’ is the place to be as it allows guests to get in touch with their wellbeing and find spiritual awakening. They will also be hosting loads of workshops covering yoga, poetry, Pilates, healing and massage. For those who can’t sleep in, they will also be offering early morning meditation.
Back in 1978 the One Love Peace Concert was held in Kingston’s National Arena where Bob Marley performed in the hope to link Jamaica’s feuding political parties.
Adult Weekend Ticket – £150pp
Adult Day Ticket – £60pp
SOUL CIRCUS – YOGA & WELLNESS FESTIVAL
(16th-18th August, Elmore, The Cotswolds)
This festival is seriously not one to be missed! It is hosted in lush Gloucestershire countryside and combines music, yoga and holistic therapies as well as the core of festivals that is glitter and afterparties. This festival has some of the most sought after yoga instructors as well as a great music line up. The founders running this show says that the mission of the festival is to “put yourself back together” and who doesn’t want that right before fall is upon us?
Adult Weekend Ticket – £199pp
Adult Day Ticket – £79-£99pp
THE LONDON YOGA FESTIVAL
(12th– 13th October, London)
Hosted by the British Wheel of Yoga Committee this short festival in London offers loads of different yoga seminars. There are also master classes, films and different experiences available. These are all taught by a variety of professional practitioners who all teach authentic yoga. This year the theme is – Kriya – Action through Yoga- and is something you shouldn’t miss.
Adult Weekend Ticket – £216pp
Adult Day Ticket – £154pp