4 Yoga Festivals To Check Out in Western Canada

They can offer fitness activities ranging from guided meditation to cooking and nutrition workshops.



The Prana Yoga Festival.

Photograph by Rebecca Middlebrook

 

These days, yoga festivals aren’t just about yoga, offering fitness activities such as group runs, cooking and nutrition workshops, guided meditation, social gatherings and marketplaces. Here are four to check out in 2018.

 

Prana Yoga Festival

Where: Calgary, Alta. 

Single-day event series with dates in April, September and November 2018.

pranayogafest.com

 

Banff Yoga Festival

Where: Banff, Alta.

The third year for this festival, which makes the most of its stunning setting, takes place June 1 to 3, 2018. 

banffyogafestival.com

 

Wanderlust

Where: Whistler, B.C.

Tickets go on sale this month for this epic gathering now in its seventh year. It takes place August 2 to 5, 2018., 

wanderlust.com

 

Bloom Festival

Where: Edmonton, Alta. 

This festival is September 29 to Sept. 30, 2018, followed by a “Mini Bloom Tour” in October with events in Calgary, Banff, Kelowna and Vancouver.

itstimetobloom.com

 

Plus, check out these four wellness retreats in the mountains

 

This article appears in the February 2018 issue of Avenue Calgary. Subscribe here.

 


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