"I felt so warmly welcomed into the community, had such deep connections, rich intimacy, lots of laughter... it was immense medicine for me on all levels of my being."
-- C.A., Nevada City
** This is our 4th all outdoors event in the last year. All conducted in compliance with provisions for outdoor group exercise and outdoor recreation. Our facility Lupin Lodge is operating, and has been operating, in compliance as well having been fully inspected and approved by Santa Clara County. Masks or vaccinations are NOT required under these provisions. **
Campout begins Friday, Sep. 17 at 1:00pm
Ends Monday, Sep. 20 at 4:00pm
Lupin Lodge in the Santa Cruz Mountains
Join us for all or part of 4 days of connection, expression, and movement ALL OUTDOORS in the land of the Redwoods. Featuring dedicated Ecstatic DJs and a full sound system (plus a special silent disco offering) find yourself dancing beneath the trees or atop a stunning ridge with gorgeous views. Enjoy morning and evening dances then frolicking in the pool or soaking in the hot tub. Art classes, song circles, music jams, movement playshops, healing arts, and other activities will be available to elevate your mind, body, and soul. Plus our facility has hiking trails and plenty of room for camping with ample shade. And yes there are hot showers! IMPT NOTE: Meals are NOT included but we will have a food vendor on site if you don't want to cook!
THERE HAVE BEEN CHANGES TO THIS EVENT
Campout shortened to take place over the weekend only. Dates are now Friday September 17 to Monday, September 20
Day passes are now available as well as 1, 2, or 3 night camping packages
Limiting capacity to 60 paid participants per day
Everyone will do their own food. Camp stoves OK. No caterer, no large group meals (meals may by purchased from our onsite food vendor however.)
PLEASE READ EVERYTHING BELOW THOROUGHLY
ALL OUTDOORS, MASKS & VAX OPTIONAL PER SANTA CLARA COUNTY PROVISIONS FOR OUTDOOR GROUP EXERCISE AND RECREATION
Meals are NOT included any longer, everyone is doing their own food!
Ticket sales capped at 60 people per day
$225 (4 days/3 nights)
Fri 9/17 thru Mon 9/20
$170 (3 days/2 nights)
Fri 9/17-Sun 9/19 or Sat 9/18-Mon 9/20
DAY and NIGHT PASSES
$100 for any 24 hour period of camp
$70 per day
Sat 9/18 or Sun 9/19
/// You must pay in full at time of registration. Refunds only if we need to cancel the event.
/// Scholarship process is NOW CLOSED. All full and partial scholarships have been awarded to those who identify as BIPOC and would not otherwise attend the campout without it. This is part of our commitment to increase racial/ethnic diversity and inclusivity. Applications are no longer being accepted.
/// Meals are NOT included. Accommodations are tent camping (bring your own!) or sleep in your car/van. Some RVs or trailers can be accommodated. It is possible to book private yurts but that must be done through Lupin Lodge and would be an additional expense.
/// This retreat is for humans of all ages (6 and under free). Please leave all non-human animals at home (excluding documented service animals).
/// All are welcome and asked to practice care and respect...for yourself, each other, and Earth. Set your intention to be present and committed to the experience. You are of course free to choose how you spend your time balancing rest with participation, group time with solo time!
Wanna see some of the magic? Watch this short 3 min video from our last gathering.
Every BODY is unique.
All are welcome, especially People of Color, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, and Same-Gender Loving People. Whatever your shape, size, age, or ability you are welcome and wanted here!
** Ecstatic Dance Guidelines **
Be yourself, accept others.
Respect the space and everyone in it.
Yes to embodiment, creativity, and community!
Please keep the dances drug/alcohol free and conversation off the dance floor!