GET OUTDOORS AT ECHO SUMMIT
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of our National Trails and Olympic Training Center at Echo Summit
Join the Eldorado National Forest for a special program to celebrate the National Trails System which was established in 1968, the same year that Echo Summit was used as a high-elevation Olympic training center. Echo Summit is a California Historical Landmark where the U.S. Olympic men's track and field trials broke world records. Three national trails cross Echo Summit and have also involved extraordinary tests of physical endurace -- the California Emigrant Trail, the Pony Express Trail, and the Pacific Crest Trail.
REGISTER to attend this FREE event. Seating is limited to 150 participants.
9:30 - Orientation and Information10:30 - 12:00 - Presentation - Echo Summit Highlights - The Track and The Trails in the Forest
Guest speakers will highlight the significance of the national trails and Olympics training site at Echo Summit.
LUNCH - Bring your own picnic!
1:00 - A series of guided hike opportunities will be offered in the afternoon...OR explore on your own!
Laurence Crabtree - Forest Supervisor, Eldorado National ForestBob Burns - Author, "The Track in the Forest"Beth Boyst - Pacific Crest Trail Liaison, USFS Pacific Southwest RegionJohn Winner, Preservation Officer, Oregon-California Trail Association Lucy Badenhoop, Volunteer Coordinator, Pony Express Association - CA ChapterJennifer Tripp, Director of Trail Operations, Pacific Crest Trail AssociationInformation / Displays:* Eldorado National Forest Interpretive Association * Oregon-California Trail Association* Pony Express Trail Association* Pacific Crest Trail Association* Tahoe Rim Trail Association* El Dorado Backcountry Ski Patrol* Eldorado National Forest
Guided Hiking Opportunties:
* Pony Express Trail to Lake Audrian* California Emigrant Trail - Hawley Grade segment* Pacific Crest Trail to Benwood Meadow (south)* Tahoe Rim Trail Reroute (west)* Echo Summit Olympic Training Site Tour
Nino Batista + Josie FoxUnited States Tour 2018
Glamour | Fashion | EditorialPhotography, retouching, posing workshop series.Sponsored by Paul C. Buff, Inc. Lighting Equipment
Headed to El Paso, Texas2 Day WorkshopOctober 20-21, 2018Studio, indoor and outdoor locations
Join two highly experienced instructors stemming from both sides of the camera. Learn photography, lighting and retouching techniques from acclaimed educator and artist Nino Batista in intimate environments, while working hands on in the best venues with the best talent. Work with nationally touring model Josie Fox, learning about dynamic posing, model and photographer interaction, styling, and knowledge about the industry.
Find the Facebook event on Nino Batista's Page to keep up with details!
Lighting approaches (diffusion, modifiers, shaping, tech details)
Camera and lenses tech (learn the what, how and why of your gear)
Composition (learn to craft your shots with intent)
Posing (what works, what doesn't, and why, in different situations)
Model/photographer interaction (planning, on set execution, coaching, and more)
Styling your projects
High-end portrait retouching (Adobe Photoshop plus Capture One Pro methods)
Industry and business discussion
Learn details and secrets about posing, model-photographer interaction and communication, styling, composition, business and more from Josie.
Actively modeling since 2004, Josie Fox is one of the most sought after glamour models based in the midwest. Effortlessly working from coast to coast for more than 14 years, Josie has worked with some of the best artists and brands in the country on numerous occasions, while featured in countless publications and online features including Playboy online, Fuse Magazine, Peeled, Casual Encounterz, Haute Couture, Fixe, FemmeXposure, and many others.
Josie’s dynamic skill set in acting keep her busy as well, including numerous calls for television programs such as Blue Bloods, Empire, Chicago Fire (and others), as well as national hostess, spokesmodel, promo and brand ambassador relationships with Flirty Kitty Lingerie, Havoc Brand, La Senza lingerie, Miller Lite, Playboy, Red Bull, Monster Energy, Hot Legs USA, and several others.
Always passionate and driven, Josie Fox remains one of the highest in-demand models in the United States because of her lengthy experience, consistent work ethic, engaging and positive personality, incredibly beautiful and striking looks, and her incredible skills on camera. Additionally, Josie’s own photography work experience affords her a unique perspective from both sides of the camera.
Learn all of Nino's approaches to lighting approaches, camera specifics, composition, high-end retouching, color theory, business and more.
Ron "Nino" Batista is an editorial glamour and exotic automotive photographer, with work regularly published in lifestyle and men's publications all over the world. He is regarded as one of the premier glamour photography and retouching educators in the United States.
His previous writing work in the automotive, lifestyle and music industries (GTSpirit.com, Driven.com, Lion’s Den U, JamHouston.com, and others) led him to become a photography writer for Fstoppers.com since 2014 as a Senior Writer, and he currently writes monthly for Shutter Magazine. Speaking engagements include ShutterFest 2016, 2017 and 2018, featured Photo Walk host for Paul C. Buff, Inc. at ImagingUSA, and as a featured instructor on CreativeLive, featured speaker at the AIBP Retreat in Ojai CA and New Orleans LA, and his own workshops and events in many cities around the country.
Nino actively creates video tutorials and instructional content in photography, retouching and business, and is an official Paul C. Buff Ambassador.
What to bring: Your camera and favorite portrait lenses. Questions? Email Nino direct at [email protected]
IMPORTANT: Professional behavior and courtesy is expected at all times from all attendees. Any inappropriate behavior from an attendee can result in being ejected from the event with no refund. Please respect all modeling talent, venue property, house equipment, and other attendees. Any damage caused to venue property by an attendee will be the attendee's responsibility. No illegal substances, weapons or video equipment are allowed at any event.
Non-paid assistants are not allowed at events unless otherwise stated in the event description.
In the event of a reschedule due to weather, you will automatically be enrolled in the rescheduled event. In the event of a canceled event by Nino Batista, refunds will be issued.
There are no refunds or credits offered for any attendee who cannot locate the venue / location of the event. There are no refunds or credits offered for any attendee who chooses not to or cannot attend after registering.
We cannot "hold" spots for anyone. If a down payment is offered for an event, the down payment is not refundable once paid.
"Workshops" and "Master Classes" are instructor led, and set up as formal training courses, whereas "Shoot Outs" are free form shooting events, with no instructional curriculum; please note some events can be both. Instruction is given only in English at Workshops and Master Classes.
Some events are at outdoor locations (patios/pools, deserts, mountains, rural fields, abandoned buildings, etc) and are "shoot at your own risk". All reasonable efforts are made to ensure safety precautions are considered at all events, but please note Nino Batista cannot be held responsible for any damage to an attendee's photography equipment at an event or injury to an attendee due to a misadventure while on site.
Modeling talent is subject to change at *any* event, due to multiple factors that are out of the control of Nino Batista events. We work to book the best modeling talent possible for any given event, but cannot predict when said modeling talent doesn't show up on the day of, or has a legitimate emergency that causes them to cancel. Replacing modeling talent that cancels in advance is a priority, and we work hard to ensure the best experience possible with the modeling talent we book for events. If an event is significantly and negatively impacted by major, unexpected changes in the model lineup, a reschedule will be issued. In extreme cases, which are rare, refunds will be issues to all registered attendees of the event.
New to Jobvite? Looking to get educated on Jobvite Hire, our Applicant Tracking System? Spend a day with us and become the Jobvite resource for your organization. This comprehensive training session is intended for Jobvite Hire Administrators.
Training Agenda Topics:
Understand roles in Jobvite
Automate forms, communications, and offer letters
Increase employee engagement
Explore new features
Optimize your Jobvite instance
Techniques for building key reports
Question and answer roundtable
When: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM on Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Where: Jobvite - 1300 S El Camino Real, Suite 400, San Mateo, CA, 94402
*Guest parking available in the outdoor lot
*Lunch, coffee, and snacks provided
*Please don't forget to bring your laptop!
Registration: $495 per person - register 3 people at your company and save 15%, or bring a buddy and save 10%
*Please Note: Boot Camp Training events could be canceled due to low enrollment or other factors. In the unlikely event that a cancelation does occur, we will refund your Boot Camp ticket purchase and provide a seat at a future Boot Camp event.
Maureen St. Germain, the host of La Jolla Elite Networking powered by Rockstar Connect, invites you to an evening of Rockstar Connect networking at the Hennessey’s Tavern on Wednesday, July 25th, 6 PM to 8 PM.
It is a mix-and-mingle, after-hours business networking event and all may attend. Unlike other evening networking events, admission is free of charge, there are no boring speakers and no one is trying to sell you anything. Bring your old friends, make new friends and create your next meaningful business connection.
Hennessey's La Jolla is providing complimentary finger foods on a first come first served basis as well as the free event space. Attendees are encouraged to reciprocate the venue’s generosity by making a beverage purchase and by tipping their servers. It is the Rockstar thing to do. Feel free to come early for dinner, or stay after for drinks. Rockstar Connect events are held in hundreds of cities around the United States and Canada and hundreds of thousands of networkers attend Rockstar Connect events every year. Our hosts believe that you have to give in order to get, which is why they organize this monthly event to support their local business community. Direct all questions to Rockstar Connect: 1 (800) 205-2327.
Maureen St. Germainhttps://maureenstgermain.com/
All attendees are welcome, either living in or visiting the Greater La Jolla-San Diego, California area: Solana Beach, CA, San Diego, CA, Coronado, CA, Encinitas, CA, National City, CA, La Mesa, CA, Lemon Grove, CA, Poway, CA, Santee, CA, Spring Valley, CA, Chula Vista, CA, El Cajon, CA, La Presa, CA, Bonita, CA, Bostonia, CA, La Jolla Shores, CA, Easter Cross, CA, The Muirlands, CA, La Jolla Hermosa, CA, Elvira, CA, Ladrillo, CA, Pacific Beach, CA, University City, CA, North Clairemont, CA, Campland on the Bay Trailer Park, CA, Mission Beach, CA, Sorrento, CA, Riviera Shores, CA, Selwyn, CA, De Anza Trailer Harbor, CA, Fiesta Shores, CA, Clairemont, CA
Scott Agnew, the host of Coronado Elite Networking Group Powered by Rockstar Connect, invites you to an evening of Rockstar Connect networking at Coronado Bayside Grill on Wednesday, July 18th, between 6 PM - 8 PM.
It is a mix-and-mingle, after-hours business networking event and all may attend. Unlike other evening networking events, admission is free of charge, there are no boring speakers and no one is trying to sell you anything. Bring your old friends, make new friends and create your next meaningful business connection.Coronado Bayside Grill is providing complimentary finger foods on a first come first served basis as well as the free event space. Attendees are encouraged to reciprocate the venue’s generosity by making a beverage purchase and by tipping their servers. It is the Rockstar thing to do. Feel free to come early for dinner, or stay after for drinks.Rockstar Connect events are held in hundreds of cities around the United States and Canada and hundreds of thousands of networkers attend Rockstar Connect events every year. Our hosts believe that you have to give in order to get, which is why they organize this monthly event to support their local business community. Direct all questions to Rockstar Connect: 1 (800) 205-2327.
All attendees are welcome, either living in or visiting the Greater San Diego, California area: National City, CA, Chula Vista, CA, Imperial Beach, CA, Bonita, CA, Lemon Grove, CA, La Mesa, CA, La Presa, CA, Spring Valley, CA, Tijuana, Mexico, El Cajon, CA, Rancho San Diego, CA, Santee, CA, Bostonia, CA, Lakeside, CA, Barrio Logan, CA, Sherman Heights, CA, Grant Hill, CA, Logan Heights, CA, Golden Hill, CA, Fort Rosecrans, CA, South Park, CA, Five Points, CA, La Playa, CA, South Crest, CA, Hillcrest, CA, Shelltown, CA, Loma Portal, CA, Mount Hope, CA, Old Town San Diego, CA, Fleetridge, CA
The Cultural Básico Dance Club Inc. is proud to bring to you the 2nd Annual Brazilian Zouk Encounter Dance Festival in San Diego on September 20 - 24th, 2018. The event will include International, National & Local Artists, BZDC Jack & Jill competition and unique group activities that will ensure to make your SD Zouk Encounter experience unforgettable!! Let’s dance and make this event one of the best zouk festival on the West Coast!!2 rooms for night party this year.Brazilian Zouk and Kizomba/Urban Kiz Room.www.zoukencounter.comPurchase tickets through this link..https://cbdclub.ticketspice.com/zouk-encounter-dance-festival-san-diego-2018Program Schedule -Thursday - Pre Party8p - 9p Class9p - 2a SocialFriday2p - 4p Workshops5p - 8p Balboa Park Food Truck Festival8p - 10p Workshops10p - 5a SocialSaturday10a -12p Workshops12p - 1p MC "not so shy guy" Alex Chang Thang2p - 8p Workshops / Jack n Jill Prelim9:30pm Shows12a - 5a SocialSunday11am - 8pm Workshops / Jack n Jill Final9:30p - Artists Jack n Jill / Trophy announcement10p - 5am SocialMonday - After Party12p - 4p Seaport Village ______________________________________________Artists Confirmed - ★ Kadu & Larissa (LA/AUS/Brazil)★ Evelyn Magyari (Honolulu, HI)★ Renata & Bruna (Brazil)★ Rachel & Renato (Brazil)★ Thayna & Leo (Brazil)★ Ivo Vieira (Miami, FL)★ Shani Mayer (LA, CA)★ Brunno & Paula (SD, CA)★ Bruno & Fae (Denver, CO)★ Marissa & Rinaldo (OC, CA)★ Hannah Miller-Jones (Austin, TX)★ Stephany (LA, CA)★ Robert Luu (Seattle, WA)★ Hisako (NY/Japan)★ Terrisa Widener (DC, VA)★ Yuan (SD, CA)★ Lionel Henry (IE, CA)★ Abe & Jess (SD, CA)Kizomba Artists -★ Eddie Hercules (SF, CA)★ Ivo Vieira (Miami, Fl)★ Lucero & Felipe (TJ, MX)★ Luiz E Ignacia (IE, CA)DJs -★ DJ Kadu★ DJ Selo★ DJ Mocha★ DJ Archie★ DJ Rachel★ DJ Viktor ★ DJ Peter★ DJ Javi★ DJ Rey CuaMaster of Ceremonies - ★ MC "Not so Shy Guy" Alex Chang (NY)MEDIA TEAM - ★ Daniel Walker (USA) - Videographer★ Neel ZoukSoul (UK) - Videographer★ Graziella RZ (AR) - Photographer★ MORE TO BE CONFIRMEDSTAY TUNED FOR MORE ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENTS, SURPRISES, & INFORMATION!★ VENUE - Starlight Dance Studio6506 EL CAJON BLVD # H SAN DIEGO, CA 92115FREE PARKING★ MAIN HOTEL - Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU6474 El Cajon BlvdSan Diego, CA 921151-2 min walk to Venue$129.86 USD/night + tax2 Queen BedsAmenities: Max. 4 occupancy, Free continental breakfast, Free WiFi, Free Parking, outdoor heated pool, microwave and refrigerator.Call and mention “Zouk Encounter Dance Festival San Diego” to get the group rate.1-619-582-3088_______________________________________________OPTION 2:Howard Johnson Inn San Diego State University Area6440 El Cajon Blvd,San Diego, CA 92115https://www.wyndhamhotels.com/3 min walk to VenuePrice range: $105 – $132/night + tax2 double bedsAmenities: Free Parking, Free Breakfast, Free WiFi, Outdoor Pool.__ [ ZESD TEAM ] ____________Johnny Basico ~ Angela Beatriz ~ Stephany Estrin ~ Abraham Herrera ~ Jessica Guadian ~ Lionel Henry ~ Little Howie About the organization (CBD Club) http://cbdclub.org/Cultural Basico Dance Club Inc. is a non profit organization that's incorporated in the state of CA. The club organizes cultural dance programs and events for the community through dance training, workshops, history, arts, and performances.Through out the year we will be organizing group fundraisers from which the funds will go towards the Zouk Encounter Dance Festival to help with expenses and to be in a position to offer more affordable low cost passes to the community for our events as well as giving sponsorship to other dance festivals to help grow the community. To stay updated please follow our group page. Thank You!!https://www.facebook.com/cbdclub.org/https://www.facebook.com/zoukencounter/
Are You Getting Business From Instagram?If you're selling homes in the US, your customers are probably between 30 & 65 years old. And that means your target demographic is on Instagram! Instagram is a great place for you to share your story and help prospects understand why they should be working with you before they contact you! On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. at the Business Center of La Mesa, you are invited to attend a free, live Lunch & Learn titled Instagram For REALTORS®: How To Attract New Followers And Convert Them Into Clients. During this live, hands-on training you will learn:1.) How To Use Instagram To Find Your Ideal Demographic2.) How To Build Your Instagram Following so You Can Reach More Prospects3.) How To Convert Your Followers Into Qualified Buyers & Sellers4.) How To Use Instagram Short Videos & Perfectly Filtered Photos To Share Your StoryToday
The trainer for this live, one-time event is Mr. Erik Hammond, Realtor Marketing Specialist for The Orange Stack. The Orange Stack is a premier marketing agency based in Southern California that specializes in Digital Marketing Strategies for Real Estate Professionals.
Erik, provides training for loan officers, and real estate agent all around the US, on how to efficiently and effectively market their businesses using the power of the internet. Erik has trained thousands of professionals on how to implement the best, most effective, real estate specific digital marketing strategies available.
Tuesday, July 17th, 2018 @ 12 p.m.Business Center of La Mesa7317 El Cajon BlvdLa Mesa, CA 91925Lunch Is Free (RSVP Required)Catered By RubiosThis Event Is Free & Open to All Real Estate Professionals.Seating is Limited, RSVP Today!
The INCOSE western U.S. chapters cordially invite you to the WSRC!
Hosted by: INCOSE Wasatch (Utah) Chapter, with participation from western U.S. chapters
Featuring: Systems Engineering Professional Development Day (SE PDD), technical presentations, working group activities, panel discussions, workshops, chapter leader meetings, networking events, SEP Beta Exam, and much more
A Great Opportunity: High quality learning, networking, collaborating--all close to home in the majestic Wasatch Mountains
Venue: Northrop Grumman Conference Center, located in scenic Ogden Canyon--just an hour north of the Salt Lake City International Airport
Please check back often for the latest news and updates!
**** Conference Program ****
First Release of the Conference Program -- Available as of 5/31/2018!
We will host satellite sites throughout the United States. We invite you to travel to Ogden, Utah, for the conference (full three days) or to attend at one of the satellite sites (9/21 SE PDD only). Attendees at satellite sites should register by selecting “Tickets” and purchasing a satellite site ticket (INCOSE member or nonmember). You will be asked to select your satellite site as part of your purchase. More are coming soon!
California: The Aerospace Corporation -- 200 N. Aviation Blvd., El Segundo, CA 90245
California: Dassault Systemes -- 301 E Ocean Blvd, Suite 1200, Long Beach, CA 90802
Washington: Base2 Solutions -- 400 108th Ave NE, Suite 300, Bellevue, WA 98004
Washington: The Boeing Company -- 635 Park Ave N, Renton, WA 98057
**** Resources for Presenters ****
June 30All first drafts of presentations are due. The PowerPoint template provides a title slide ... which is required for all WSRC presentations.All presenters must turn in an INCOSE IP Release Form.At least one presenter per presentation must register for the WSRC. (Discounted rate is available.)
July 21Reviewers will provide feedback about presentations. Presenters may consider the feedback and rework presentations at their discretion.
August 4Final presentations are due. (This is the version that will be included in conference proceedings and distributed to satellite sites.)If you are a Systems Engineering Professional Development Day (SE PDD) presenter, then you must provide a recorded version of your presentation. (This will be sent to satellite sites for scheduling or in the event of technical difficulties.)
Forms & Guidelines
Call for Proposals -- Describes suitable topics, submission guidelines, and important WSRC proposal dates (Updated May 18, 2018)
EasyChair Link -- Used to update proposals
INCOSE IP Release Form -- Required of all accepted presenters
PowerPoint Template for Presentations, Panel Discussions, Tutorials, & Workshops -- Available! Use of the title slide is required for all WSRC presentations.
**** Call for Sponsors ****
Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are available from $4,000 to $250. You may purchase all sponsorship levels at this page. Also, we can tailor sponsorship benefits to suit your needs and preferences. Please see the Call for Sponsors for more details.
WSRC Teaser Flyer
Please help us promote WSRC by distributing our WSRC Teaser Flyer.
Traveling to WSRC
Getting Here By Air
The Salt Lake City International Airport, a Delta Airlines hub, provides direct flights from 89 cities in the U.S.A., Canada, Mexico, and Europe. You can fly directly into the airport from most large U.S. cities (and from many smaller cities in the west). Ogden is 40 minutes north of the airport.
Where to Stay
The Courtyard by Marriott - Ogden is offering a special conference rate of $103 per night for standard king or double queen. (An upgrade to a king suite is available for $133.) This rate is available from September 18-24. Hurry, and secure your room today--availability is limited!*
You can reserve your room by using this weblink. As another option, you can call the hotel front desk (1-801-627-1190) or Marriott Central Reservations (1-844-866-7557); and request the "INCOSE" rate.
The GSA Per Diem Rate of $93 per night is available upon request. Patrons must call the hotel and be prepared to provide proper identification.
*If the Courtyard by Marriott - Ogden is full, then you can also consider the following hotels:
Bigelow Hotel and Residences
Hampton Inn and Suites
Hilton Garden Inn
The Utah Transit Authority provides public transportation--FrontRunner, light rail, and buses--throughout the Greater Salt Lake City Area. When you arrive at the Salt Lake City airport, you can ride UTA to Downtown Ogden (about an hour)! Simply, take the Green Line (light rail) to the North Temple Bridge; and then take the FrontRunner (rail) to Ogden.
The Courtyard by Marriott is within walking distance (2,000 feet = 0.4 miles) from the FrontRunner Ogden station. Also nearby are several hotels, restaurants, and entertainment options.
Shuttle Service to Northrop Grumman Conference Center
The Salt Lake Express will provide shuttle service to and from the Northrop Grumman Conference Center, the location of WSRC. You can catch the shuttle in the Courtyard by Marriott - Ogden parking lot and at the Northrop Grumman Conference Center. Schedule is still being determined.
Getting Here by Car
Google Maps can help you find the fastest or best route to Ogden.
Albuquerque, New Mexico -- 10:14
Boise, Idaho -- 4:21
Denver, Colorado -- 7:57
Las Vegas, Nevada -- 6:11
Los Angeles, California -- 9:56
Phoenix, Arizona -- 10:30
Portland, Oregon -- 10:36
San Diego, California -- 10:48
San Francisco, California -- 10:51
Seattle, Washington -- 11:45
Tucson, Arizona -- 12:00
Ogden is served by Interstates 15 and 84. Interstates 80 and 215 are nearby in Salt Lake City--covering the entire Wasatch Front.
The Salt Lake City airport offers a variety of rental car providers and convenient access to rental car services--see the Consolidated Rental Car Facility Page.
Come to Ogden, Utah, located 35 minutes north of Salt Lake City. As the heart of northern Utah, Ogden features a unique blend of vibrant shopping, delicious dining, exciting nightlife, great hotels, outdoor recreation, and the majestic beauty of the Wasatch Mountain Range. Whether you are looking for excitement and adventure or want to relax and take it slow, Ogden has something for you!
You may go to www.visitogden.com to learn more about Ogden attractions, including the nearby ski resorts and outdoor opportunities.
Salt Lake City, Utah
Salt Lake City, the largest city and state capital, anchors a rapidly growing area of 2.5 million people--known as the "Wasatch Front". Historically known as the "Crossroads of the West", its modern economy features aerospace, defense, trade, transportation, professional and business services, and utilities. Hill Air Force Base, the 2nd largest Air Force installation, contributes greatly to the local economy.
In addition, Salt Lake City offers many dynamic things to see and do: shopping, restaurants, museums, performing arts, etc. You may go to www.visitsaltlake.com to learn more. We recommend checking out beautiful Temple Square while you are here!
Northrop Grumman Conference Center*
We will hold most conference events at the Northrop Grumman Conference Center at 890 Ogden Canyon, Ogden, UT 84401. The conference center is located in the beautiful Ogden Canyon. It is a popular location for business events and weddings.
The road to the Northrop Grumman Conference Center is scenic, narrow, and windy. We recommend using the Salt Lake Express shuttle or carpooling due to limited parking. If you choose to drive, we advise allowing extra travel time and driving with caution.
*NOTE: Orbital ATK was recently acquired by Northrop Grumman.
Please contact Paul White, WSRC Chair, at [email protected] with questions.
Silver Level ($1,500)
Bronze Level ($1,000)
Educator or Nonprofit Level ($250)
Our Participating INCOSE Chapters & Organizations
Get to know your yoga community while exploring the mind and body connection with live yoga classes, workshops, food, art, music and more!
New to Yoga?
Join us for a safe, fun and festive environment with all of the top Yoga Studios in Sonoma County. We are gathering the leaders of Yoga and Wellness into one place for a weekend centered around community and connection.
A Great Way to Start Your Practice
You will have the opportunity to connect with your tribe and start your yoga journey!
Make lasting connections while celebrating your practice at the 2018 Sonoma County Yoga Festival!
Come for the day or campout all weekend, we've got you covered!
SOMO Village, Rohnert Park
SF Yoga Magazine, San Francisco
Renew Yoga, Petaluma
Bluedoor Yoga and Wellness, Penngrove
Foodog Yoga, Petaluma
Hot Yoga Calistoga, Calistoga
Fire Flex Yoga, California
First Responders Resiliency Training, Santa Rosa
PTS Fitness and Rehabilitation Clinic, Santa Rosa
Napa Hot Yoga, Napa
Soul Yoga & Wellness, Santa Rosa
Yoga Community, Sonoma
Yoga of Health, SOMO Village
FRIDAY NIGHT | OCTOBER 19TH, 2018 | 5:00pm - 11:30pm
Vinyasa Flow w/ Pamela Maldonado Sponsored by Renew Yoga
Hip Hop Yoga w/ Jensen Curtis Sponsored by Stillness Retreat
Black Yoga Buti Yoga w/ Andrea Thomas & Laurie Gatti Sponsored by FooDog Yoga
Core Stability w/Nicole Myers Sponsored by Blue Door Yoga & Wellness
Inferno Hot Pilates Sponsored by Napa Hot Yoga
Baptiste Power Beats w/ Lisa Ellisen Sponsored by Soul Yoga
SATURDAY | OCTOBER 20TH, 2018 | 8:00am - Midnight Yoga
Gentle Yoga & Yoga Nidra w/ Barbara Brady Sponsored by Blue Door Yoga and Wellness
Vinyasa Flow w/ Jenn Russo Sponsored by Yoga On Center
Kundalini Yoga w/ Anne Seaver Sponsored by Hot Yoga Calistoga
Vinyasa Flow + Workshop w/ Jessica Webb Sponsored by Blue Door Yoga & Wellness
Workshop: Intro into Slacklining w/ Eleanor McCall Sponsored by Elevated Slacklining
Workshop: Yoga for Special Populations w/Shannon McQuaide Sponsored by Fire Flex Yoga
Baptiste Power Yoga w/ Lisa Ellisen Sponsored by Soul Yoga
Stable Flow w/ Amy Wolff Sponsored by Renew Yoga
Yoga for PTSD w/ Sonya McVay Sponsored by Fitness Rx
Slack-Yoga Class w/ Eleanor McCall Sponsored by Elevated Slacklining
YinYasa w/ Helaine Sheias Sponsored by Renew Yoga
Black Light Inferno Hot Pilates w/ Anne Seaver Sponsored by Hot Yoga Calistoga
Silent Disco Yoga Dance Peak Flow w/ Chrys Johnson Sponsored by Point of You Yoga
Hatha Flow w/ Jesi Mifsud Sponsored by Blue Door Yoga & Wellness
Powerflow w/ Anna Kyshynska Sponsored by Hot Yoga Calistoga
Black Light Buti Twerk w/ Tristan St. Germain Sponsored by FooDog Yoga
Moon Salutations & Yoga Astrology w/ Mellissa Lakritz Sponsored by Blue Door Yoga & Wellness
Midnight Yoga w/ Pamela Maldonado Sponsored by Renew Yoga
SUNDAY | OCTOBER 21st, 2018 | 8:00am - 6:00pm
Morning Meditation w/ Zachary McCloskey Sponsored by YOGA Cube
Sunshine Flow w/ Simone Simon Sponsored by FooDog Yoga
Yoga Church w/ Chrys Johnson Sponsored by Point Of You Yoga
Yin and You w/ Lisa Willet Sponsored by Yoga Community
Slow Flow w/ Healing Touch w/ Pamela Maldonado & Amy Wolff Sponsored by Renew Yoga
Workshop: Elevated Slacklining w/ Eleanor McCall Sponsored by Elevated Slacklining
Hatha Yoga w/ Shane Davis Sponsored by Yoga One
Yoga Fusion w/ Jensen Curtis Sponsored by Stillness Retreat
Yoga for PTSD w/ Sonya McVay Sponsored by Fitness Rx
Medical Panel w/ Nikita Mehta Sponsored by SF Yoga Magazine
Nikita Mehta Sponsored by SF Yoga Magazine
Slack- Yoga: Partner Class w/ El McCall Sponsored by Elevated Slacklining
Yin - Yang Claudia Terry,Helaine Sheias and the music of Frank O'Connor Sponsored by FooDog Yoga
When is the Sonoma County Yoga Festival?
Friday October 19th - Sunday October 21st
What can I expect from the schedule of events that are being offered?
Each of the Sponsoring Yoga Studios will be offering scheduled content throughout the weekend. Check back after May 15th for more details and a complete list of classes, workshops and discussion topics.
Listed below, you can find a sample of some of the Sponsored Yoga classes that are being offered, in addition to a general flow of events for the upcoming 2018 Sonoma County Yoga Festival.
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Early Arrival Registration, Camping Set up and Class Sign in.
5:00pm - 9:00pm
- Opening Yoga Class with Pamela Maldonado Sponsored by Renew Yoga of Petaluma
- First Responders Resiliency Center Yoga Class benefiting North Bay First Responders.
- Hip Hop Yoga Class with Jensen Curtis Sponsored by Stillness Retreat.
- Black Light Buti Yoga Sponsored by Foodog Yoga of Petaluma
9:00pm - 11:00pm
Beats and Bites
Join us for a celebration and kick off to a fun weekend. Bring your positive vibes and find your tribe. Dance party starts at 9:00pm with Special Guest DJ's and complementary small bites and appetizers, no host bar for 21 and over. (18 and over only)
10:00am - 5:00pm
- Over 30 Yoga Classes, Workshops and Panel Discussions featuring local leaders in Yoga, Health and Wellness.
- Wellness Fair featuring yoga clothing, health food brands, dietary supplements and various wellness products.
- Self Care Sanctuary, Sound Healing, First Responders Resiliency Center.
- Heart Healthy Lunch Buffet is included with each Festival Pass or Single Day Pass
(Saturday and Sunday Only, limit 1 Lunch Ticket per person per day.)
- Local Music, Art and Family Friendly Kids Zone.
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Bliss Bar Happy Hour and BBQ
Join us for local delights in craft beer and boutique local wines from the region. Sally Tomatoes will be grilling up some BBQ and we will have live music to help you recharge from a full day of all things yoga. (Food and Drinks sold seperately)
7:00pm - 11:00pm
Live Concert - Multiple Acts, Headliner & Artists - TBA
8:00am - 4:00pm
- Over 20 Yoga Classes, Workshops and Panel Discussions featuring local leaders in Yoga, Health and Wellness.
- Wellness Fair featuring yoga clothing, health food brands, dietary supplements and various wellness products.
- Self Care Sanctuary, Sound Healing, First Responders Resiliency Center.
- Heart Healthy Lunch Buffet (Saturday and Sunday Only, limit 1 Lunch Ticket per person per day.)
- Local Music, Art and Family Friendly Kids Zone.
Where is the Sonoma County Yoga Festival being held?
We are thrilled to be partnering with SOMO Village in Rohnert Park, CA.
We are creating a spectacular scene with the sprawling Sonoma County hillside as our backdrop. We are taking over this one of kind location and providing multiple yoga spaces, vendor and wellness fair, art, local music, body healers, sound healers, a mediation meadow and ample room for outdoor lawn camping and car camping.
What is SOMO VIllage?
SOMO Village is an internationally recognized and award winning 200-acre redevelopment in southern Sonoma County in the City of Rohnert Park, California.
What makes SOMO Village perfect for a Yoga Festival?
SOMO Villages creates a healthy, happy, high quality live-work community in one of the most beautiful places in the World. The community is a leading example of a thriving and sustainable community and is being developed consistent with One Planet Community Principles. It has been certified at the highest Platinum level by the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership for Energy and Environmental Design (LEED-ND).
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
SOMO Village is conviently located at 1100 Valley House Drive, Rohnert Park, CA, 94928
What can I bring into the event?
You are encouraged to bring your yoga mat, water bottle and any props, blankets or bolsters that you may want to include in your yoga practice or for sitting for long periods.
What can't I bring into the event?
You are not allowed to bring in any outside food or drink. No alcoholic beverages, drugs, cannabis or other illegal or controlled substances. No explosives, weapons, or firearms of any kind.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please send any questions, emails or inquiries to [email protected] or www.sonomacountryyogafestival.com
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Friday, Saturday & Sunday
This will be an all ages event and welcome to everyone in the community with a kids zone and family friendly atmosphere. There will be parental consent and liability waivers needed upon class check-in for minors.
*** Friday Night ***
8:00pm - 11:00pm
Beats and Bites Event will be limited to 18 and over only crowd.
What's the refund policy?
Complete refund exluding any ticketing fees, taxes or surchages 30 Days prior to the event.
Can I be a Vendor or Exhibitor?
Yes, please fill out the Vendor / Exhibitor Form and let us know more about yourself.
Can I become a Yoga Studio Sponsor for the event?
Priority is give to North Bay Yoga Studios and Independent Yoga Instructors with a connection to Sonoma, Napa and surrounding counties. Please fill out the Yoga Studio Sponosrhip Form and tell us more about yourself.
Can my business get involved and become a Sponsor?
Yes, we are actively looking for local and reginal businesses, brands and products that are in alignment with the core values of the Sonoma County Yoga Festival. Please fill out our Business Sponsorship Form and let us know more about you and your business or organization.