The first-ever Camp Yogi will be held August 19 through 21 at The Retreat at Balcones Springs, near Marble Falls. Organized by a group of yoga-loving Austinites, the event is designed to bring together a younger demographic of yogis for a weekend of practice, play and presence.
Reset Retreat, a women’s luxury personal growth and yoga retreat in Belize, has announced the expansion of a new stateside retreat in Texas’ rolling hills of Hudson Oaks. The accelerated four-day program, which takes place September 15 through 18, includes daily yoga, life coaching sessions, self-improvement activities, farmto- table fare and accommodations at a luxurious property near Fort Worth. Reset Retreat is focused on creating a sacred space for guests to press the pause button and reexamine who they are, what they want and how to achieve their goals.
by Sheila Julson
Whether it’s floating in saltwater, receiving a blast of rejuvenating oxygen or relaxing in a salt cave, Austin is now budding with uncommon wellness treatments that have been in existence for decades, yet previously considered fringe or even freaky by mainstream America. However, as preventive health awareness grows, more people are discovering these untapped holistic modalities to achieve physical and mental balance.
The second International Day of Yoga celebration will be held at the Capitol building from 6 to 8 p.m., July 30. The free event is open to all and will be marked by the presence of Texas state officials, veterans, yoga studios, celebrities, seniors and children. The program will include 45 minutes of asana sequence, peace meditation, chanting, yoga dance, music and more. Participants are encouraged to bring a yoga mat, water and sunscreen, as well as friends and family to celebrate this timeless tradition of yoga unifying our communities.
The Body Mind Spirit Expo returns to the Palmer Events Center, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., July 23, and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., July 24. The Expo is dedicated to help people discover the radiant life that surrounds us at every moment. This year’s event promises a weekend filled with the finest presentations, exhibitors and entertainment; each intentioned to help people grow personally and discover a realm of wellness possibilities.