Seed Festival - Planting Big Ideas 7th-9th July 2017
ECOLOGY & ARTS FESTIVAL •
BIG IDEAS TAKING ROOT.
Seed Festival – planting big ideas 7th- 9th July,
Hawkwood, Stroud. Big ideas taking Root!
Super Early bird starts at £69 until 21st April 2017.
In its third year these big ideas are now taking root, a place to dig deep and get real. It’s a festival with a strong intention, a conference in a field of dreams. We are redesigning reality, creating the blueprint for a world that thrives with nature. Hawkwood's beautiful setting with its biodynamic farm, country house, natural spring, gorgeous grounds and woodlands allow people to relax and be nourished in nature.
The year features the biggest Green Line up of Speakers in 2017 withloads of workshops and performances; plus Family fun to engage in nature-based play with PROJECT DIRT, inviting children to unplug from the virtual world and get stuck into a real one.
Green Economy • Mindfulness • Ecopsychology • Raw Food • Re-wilding • Yoga • Keeping Bees • Meditation • Biodynamics Permaculture • Herb Walks • Singing • Movement • Dance • Earth Mandalas • Drumming • Loads of Family Fun throughout the weekend with Project Dirt • Den Building • Children's Yoga • Storytime • Sound Journeys • Creative Writing • Constellating Connection • plus Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust are running a great range of nature workshops.
WE NEED YOU!
Seed Festival is looking for volunteers to steward various posts over this amazing event as well as help set up and decorate, other jobs include hosting, ushering, box office, car parking, site management and lots more.
Also JOB VACANCY – Digital Media Intern – training provided - apply now
BBC Tribe's Bruce Parry introduces his new film Tawai is the word the nomadic hunter-gatherers of Borneo use to describe their inner feeling of connection to nature. Saturday night at 7pm In this dreamy, philosophical and sociological look at life, explorer Bruce Parry travels the world to learn from peoples living lives very differently to our own. From the jungles of Malaysia to the the tributaries of the Amazon, Tawai is a 4 year exploration to find a deeper understanding of indigenous peoples and how their way of life can benefit those in the industrialized world - providing a powerful voice that must be heard before it is completely lost." Other films include: Friday night we have DEMAIN and Thursday 6th July Pre- Festival FilmWhy Woman need to climb Mountains to find out more follow link
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Seed Festival 2017
Seed Festival 7-9 July 2017 Planting Big Ideas! Hawkwood, nr Stroud. Musicians, Poets, Artists, Inspiring Eco Speakers, Movers and Shakers and YOU! Seed Festival inspires a more intimate and personal connection with our living world and our place within it. WIth the biggest UK Green speaker lineup that includes the voice of many Millennials, its set to be the best yet.
More about Hawkwood
Hawkwoodis an educational charity which provides short courses, trainings and retreats, talks, events and festivals. Our mission is to support people to develop to their full potential and we work in the arts, health & well being, spirituality nature and sustainability. Friday 17th July Charles Eisentstein launches the Centre for Future Thinking at Hawkwood.
More about Seed Idea
Seed Ideaexists to provide inspiring and engaging service through events, design, innovation and coaching. Seed Idea projects include: concerts, festivals, videos and workshops; plus the Big Green Chair.
They are particularly inspired by people and projects that break the mould and are grounded in social and ecological values - those who are planting big ideas in the world.