Back for it’s 7th year, the PeaceVillageFestival will take place in Ashland, OR on Aug 16th – 18th! Besides the amazing line up of so many great and varied musical performers, Festival goers will be able to experience art installations, workshops, intuitive arts, and a gourmet selection of vegetarian food vendors. Did we also mention it’s held at one of the coolest Festival venues in Oregon! Jackson Wellsprings is a hot springs wellness resort just north of Ashland, OR and plays host to several Festivals and events throughout the year, as well as being open to the public. Camping passes are limited and highly recommended so get yours while you can. If you are interested in volunteering or becoming a vendor, nows the time to apply!
The PeaceVillageFestival will host an eclectic line up of top notch musical performers including the magical sounds of songstress Tina Malia, the sacred roots style of Shimshai, the blessings of Sasha Rose, the funky americana of The Human Revolution, the captivating Kirtronica of Jaya Lakshmi & Ananda, the quirky new sound of Dirtwire, and many, many more. Check out the website for the full lineup. Concerts will be held throughout the day on two stages, as well dance parties going late into the night. If you have never experienced the magic of this premier Southern Oregon Music and Arts Festival, then you are in for a real treat!
“Imagine… a village birthed from our shared visions, deepest longings, and ancestral memories of what could be, holding a resonance of peace that informs, inspires, and activates all who enter. This village is being conceived and built with peace, sustainability, and respect as its guiding principles. For one weekend in August, Jackson WellSprings will be transformed into a Peace Village, with three full days of glorious and diverse musical styles, an artisans’ market, a visionary art installation, a healing sanctuary, and delicious, nutritious, reasonably priced, gourmet vegetarian meals and snacks. This is a family friendly event with something for everyone. Children will enjoy Kid Village with all kinds of fun activities. Our Healing Sanctuary provides the opportunity to experience a variety of forms of massage and other healing arts. The festival also features an Intuitive Arts Pavilion with tarot, astrology, psychic readers, and other divinatory arts; Yoga; Ecstatic Dance; Workshops; Altars; Ceremonies; Late Night Music on the Casbah Stage; and Late Night Dance Parties (separate ticket needed) with electronic music in the Community Room.
The Sacred Meadow at Jackson WellSprings Hot Mineral Springs Resort—just north of Ashland on Highway 99—is the idyllic setting for Peace Village Festival 2013, with Camping and Spa use available. A limited number of festival camping passes are available. The Early Bird Special for full weekend camping passes is only $120, available until July 15th, then going to $140 for Advance Pricing through August 15th, and $150 at the event… if there are any still available). The pass includes 3 nights of onsite camping, unlimited use of the hot mineral springs pools, spa, and showers, 3 days and nights of amazing music, access to all workshops, ceremonies, ecstatic dance, yoga, and late night music in the Casbah Pavilion, etc….
Peace Village Festival is built on the pillars of Peace, Sustainability, CommUnity, and Wellness, and the theme for this year is Unity 2013. Bring your friends, bring your family, and above all… Bring Your Peace!”
For all the info check our the PeaceVillageFestival website!
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