Name: Forestronika Festival
Details: EXPERIENCE SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH MUSIC & ART ❞this is what Forestronika is here to offer. A platform for music lovers, a space for campers, a safe environment to experience outdoors arts & physical activities,and a mix of cultures & tastes where exchange is the most valuable interaction you can have in a peaceful surrounding.
A place to open up to the possibility of a better tomorrow by uniting for the same cause.
Every year since 2008 we meet once for a 4 days journey in nature to share the most precious euphoric moments on a dance-floor under a sky of stars.
From Minimal, to Techno, Dubstep, House and Psytrance, Forestronika is offering you this year a diversity of electronic sounds and beats to please all of its loyal supporters and new visitors.
This edition, Forestronika Festival is celebrating its 5th anniversary; we are inviting you to celebrate Rebirth. A place in your mind that will take you back to the roots; to simplicity of joy & life in nature.with nature .
A full program has been prepared to offer to Forestronika attendees the most valuable and exclusive knowledge we could unite under the name of environmental protection and awareness.
A series of eco-friendly talks, workshops to guide you to a healthier way of life – self development topics to take you through the organic benefits of foods and super-foods – recycling handcrafts for kids and adults, documentaries screening in a dedicated space day/night & not to forget daily morning and evening Hatha Yoga sessions as well a new flavor to your physical activities: Pilates sessions to help you exercise better and develop the body you need to be a sustainable temple to an aware mind.
At Forestronika Our goal is to expose people to an alternative way of life; to make them ask more questions. To re open the curiosity channel they have lost after childhood while getting busy in their daily lives.
SPECIAL EVENING: THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1st, FORESTRONIKA WILL BE HOSTING THE FIRST HALLOWEEN IN THE WOODS!!
A 14 hrs massive line up cooked for your pleasure – Face &Body paint specialist will be on site to help you color yourself and wear your dream.
RAIN DANCE STAGE features:
✻ Mr OVERTIME
✻ FADY ASWAD
✻ RYAN K
✻ REA B.
✻ HADY BASHA
✻ MINI B
EQUINOX STAGE features:
✻ ZEID HAMDAN Zeid &The Wings
✻ LILIANE CHLELA Live experimental
✻ BANDAGE Live Rock
✻ THE PASSIVE STANDOUTS Live Rock
✻ MARILYN & ZEE Live stripped/unplugged versions of indie alternative tracks
✻ JEBEBARA Live Djembe Performance
✻ AKASHIC FIELD Live Fusion
✻ BLIMP Live Progressive Rock/Blues
✻ KAME7 Live Psychedelic rock / Experimental
✻ H.A.N.G Acoustic/Blues
✻ RIM B.
✻ JAD TALEB
ACTIVITIES – WORKSHOPS – DOCUMENTARIES SCREENING AND OPEN DISCUSSIONS SCHEDULE WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE FESTIVAL PROGRAM THAT WILL BE DISTRIBUTED AT THE DOOR.
The program includes the below
☀ Beirut Juggles : juggling workshops, fire spitting shows
☀ Daily yoga morning and evening collective sessions
☀ Pilates scheduled collective sessions
☀ Introduction to meditation and body cleansing techniques
☀ Organic planting workshop
☀ Composting workshop
☀ Handcrafts activities for kids and adults
☀ Clay station
☀ Sculpture and painting free activities
☀ Djembe workshops
☀ Healing food and super-food talks
☀ Marine biodiversity talks with green peace
☀ Save the Arctic Intl’. campaign launch by Green Peace-open talk
☀ AFDC talk on forest fires prevention
☀ Art exhibition
☀ Flea market
☀ Braiding and dreadlocks station
☀ Air brush live art
☀ ATV guided tours
FACILITIES ON LOCATION:
– Food kiosks for meat lovers and vegetarians tastes
– Sweets stations for all tastes: whether you’re healthy or a sugar – addict you will love the sweet taste available at Forestronika
– Bar serving: water, alcohol, and fresh juices
– Tea & Coffee shop: serving all kind of herbal teas, coffee
For those who have their own tents, bring your camping gear and come indulge the woods – a space in nature for a real camper spirit.
For those who feel less like experimenting the woods – we have kept an accessible space available for the first timers.
First comes, first served – so come early to choose your camping space.
For those who need a tent we can rent you Forestronika Tents along with keys to secure your belongings inside: 15 USD/pers./4days
To rent a tent please call us in advance to reserve it or email us.
TICKETS DETAILS AND POINTS OF SALES:
Halloween 1 night pass: 25 $ (Thursday noon till Friday morning)
Full Festival Pass: 75 $ (Thursday noon till Sunday sunset)
Weekend Pass: 35 $ (Saturday morning till Sunday Sunset)
BUY YOUR TICKETS AT:
☀ American Body Art (Virgin mega store Bldg. GF- Down Town Beirut)
☀ Rock, Stock and two smoking buds PUB- Jbeil
ON SALE STARTING FROM OCTOBER 15, 2012
Hotline: 78 939 500
REBIRTH IS THE ONLY CONSTANT
Place: Woods Riverside, Yahchouch
Tel: 78-939 500
Date: 1-2-3-4 November 2012