The excitement is mounting with less than a month until the 2018 Byron Spirit Festival makes its debut in its namesake town! Today the festival, renowned for bringing world-class performance and presenters to the Byron Shire, is honoured to announce that they have been selected as the recipient for the Regional Flagship Events Program for NSW, highlighting the area as a mecca for healthy lifestyle and wellness. The Byron Spirit Festival is privileged to receive this grant and be labeled as an event that attracts overnight visitation whilst delivering long-term benefits to the community.
With this comes the announce of the Evening Concert Program at the Cavanbah Centre that will take place over 3 nights and showcase a wide array of dance, music, meditation and performances. Bringing this amazing community venue to life and delivering some amazing concerts from the acts of the Byron Spirit Festival.
Punters can expect a massive ecstatic dance session in the Cavanbah main space. Featuring: Temple Step Project, DJ RAIO (Bali), Si Mullumby, Murray Kyle, Rebekah Ray, Gopala Amir and many more special guests all on the Friday Night! This opening concert will honour the traditions of Yoga, Chanting & Dance by creating the ultimate ecstatic dance experience to welcome you to the festival and create a shared intention to enter the HuMandala.
The Saturday night concert will feature a unifying cultural experience through Music and Dance featuring: Tijuana Cartel, Amaru Pumak Kuntur (Peru), Edo Kahn, Haitch and special guests. This night will focus on a journey to connect, understand and deeply honor our role as co-creators. We are all creating our shared experience in this moment, and the intentions we hold shape the culture we create; past present and future.
The final Sunday Night concert will showcase a collection of acts that are focused on the theme of uniting the collective heart. Featuring beautiful performances from: Sacred Earth, Oka andClosing Circle of Celebration. Oka will draw upon their indigenous connection to place and country to create their signature feel good Australian earth sound, an irresistible blend of influences spanning house, big beat, reggae-dub, roots jazz and world music. Whilst Sacred Earth will bring a performance nothing short of spellbinding, featuring Prems captivating vocals blended with Jethros vocal harmonies and soothing instrumental melodies.
Tickets for the Evening Concert Program can be found on the official Byron Spirit Festival website here.