The yogis teaching and speaking at this year’s North Lake Tahoe festival are the rock stars of the discipline and include Baron Baptiste, Shiva Rea, Jonny Kest, Baxter Bell, Adam Rinder and Seane Corn.
One of the festival’s music highlights will be the reggae sounds of famed musician Ziggy Marley. Also performing at the festival is Beats Antique who got their start in the San Francisco underground performance art scene. MC Yogi will perform live with their dose of hip hop, reggae, dancehall and dub sounds. Don’t miss Shpongle Presents the Masquerade, a new world of traditional sounds, acoustic guitars, Moroccan drums, Turkish operatic singing, cello, double bass, backing vocals and silver flute blended together with computer wizardry.
The Wanderlust Festival will also host a high-end dining experience at Squaw Valley’s High Camp, located at 8,200 feet, Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27, 7:30 p.m. This food journey is comprised of the freshest ingredients and flavors from area growers, including the Carson Valley and nearby Grass Valley.
The onsite Wanderlust Healing Sanctuary at Squaw Valley offers healing services from some of the most talented healers across the country, with each of the trained practitioners devoted to supporting festivalgoer’s unique journey and experience.
Outdoor expeditions get yogis off the mat and include a three-hour rafting trip along the Truckee River with Shiva Rea and RiseSUP, which will combine stand up paddle boarding with yoga practice on Lake Tahoe’s world renowned pristine waters.
Kids get in the mix too with the Wanderkind Kids Program, geared for ages 4-10 years, that includes yoga, live music, hooping, as well as arts and crafts.