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Wanderlust Festival 2010

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

Wanderlust Festival 2010 Announced

Yoga, Music, and Spectacular Views Set This Festival Apart From the Rest

The second annual Wanderlust Festival returns to the stunning peaks of Squaw Valley USA in Lake Tahoe, CA from July 29 – August 1, 2010.  This four-day yoga and music experience is a feast for the body and the senses – a place to relax, unwind, bend, dance, revel, and contemplate

This year’s Wanderlust Festival features even more of the good stuff – expanded yoga offerings, more great music, a complement of organic foods and biodynamic wines, and the same incredible scenery and community that made last year’s event such a hit.  The New York Times said it best: festivalgoers get “the same rejuvenating charge from raucous dancing as from mindful breathing.”

Wanderlust showcases a range of teachers, classes and styles that will inspire and challenge all practitioners, from the curious beginner to longtime students.  This year’s yoga line-up features some of the most notable names in yoga, including Shiva Rea, Seane Corn, Baron Baptiste, Doug Swenson, Duncan Wong, Elena Brower and Schuyler Grant. Wanderlust will include other renowned instructors like Annie Carpenter, Brock & Krista Cahill, Jason Nemer & Jenny Sauer-Klein (the Acroyogis), Kerri Kelly, Janet Stone, Les Leventhal, Maya Fiennes, Rusty Wells, Sianna Sherman, Vinnie Marino and many others.

The music at Wanderlust is a soundtrack for the weekend, featuring both music to flow to and music to dance to.  After a day of focusing on the inner self, at night it’s time to let loose at one of the high-energy dance parties down at the Kula Village.  Leading the charge this year are Moby, Bassnectar, Brazilian Girls and Pretty Lights. Also performing over the weekend are Yard Dogs Road Show, Beats Antique, Rupa & The April Fishes, Ana Sia, MC Yogi, Orgone, Princess Superstar, Dave Stringer, DJ Dragonfly, The Mayapuris, Shaman’s Dream, Rara Avis, John Shannon, Desert Dwellers and many more.

A limited number of advance-priced yoga + music tickets go on-sale Tuesday, February 16th at 10am CDT at Prices start at $340 for a three-day Seeker pass and $420 for a four-day Sage pass.  Every Wanderlust yoga + music ticket gives you three classes per day with your choice of amazing teachers plus access to the Kula Village, High Camp, the cable car, and all music events on that day. Prices are inclusive of service fees. Music-only tickets will go on sale Tuesday, May 4th.

“Y’all ready to shake your asana?” – MC YOGI

Wanderlust is produced by Velour Music Group, in conjunction with C3 Presents (Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits Music Festival) and Starr Hill Presents (Bonnaroo, Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival).


Velour Music Group ·

Founded in 1999, Velour is a hybrid management company, events producer and record label focused on developing cutting edge music across various genres. Velour represents “music with soul” – not necessarily soul music, but rather music that represents the core values of great songwriting and performance, both on stage and in the studio.  By combining management, events and label functions under one roof, Velour also has created a holistic and stable home for its artists, one that is focused on long term career development and allows a nimble response to changing industry conditions.

C3 Presents ·

C3 Presents creates, books, markets and produces live experiences, concerts, events, and just about anything that makes people stand up and cheer. C3 produces the Austin City Limits Music Festival and Lollapalooza in Chicago. Along with these multi-day, multi-stage festivals, C3 books and promotes more than 1,000 concerts in arenas, theaters, casinos, and clubs across the US. In addition to event creation and booking, C3 manages the careers of select artists.

Starr Hill Presents ·

Starr Hill Presents is the largest independent promoter of live entertainment in Central Virginia, producing over 200 concerts a year in the region from club shows to major arena events. Together with its partners, Starr Hill Presents also produces large-scale music festivals nationwide including the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival and the Mile High Music Festival.