July 29, 2017; Gates open at 11am
Soulsational Music Festival
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A "Soulsational" Summer Event is coming to the Jersey Shore!
For the 7th consecutive year, Music & Wellness will be blissfully joined together at the Soulsational Festival to take place at Veterans Park in Bayville, NJ on July 29, 2017, 11am-8pm. The festival is a free community event featuring live music, local health and wellness businesses and practitioners, giveaways, a silent auction, and lots of opportunities to give back and unite the Jersey Shore community! It is being sponsored and organized by Alternative Health Solutions of NJ and www.MichelleALeonard.com. This year is sponsored by Berkeley Township Recreation, The Zen Den, Shore Pointe Chiropractic, Weather NJ, and Glen Kelly Real Estate. We still have room to add more sponsors this year.
The Soulsational Music & Wellness Festival was created to honor, share, and explore the many healing modalities, practitioners, organizations, and businesses devoted to health and wellness right here on the Jersey Shore. Its goal is to increase awareness of the many different green, holistic, organic, and healthy options within our community, support the local economy and offer a unique interactive family experience for all those in attendance.We together hope to motivate and inspire our community to find what brings them health and greater happiness while creating lifelong memories.
The festival is expected to reach an audience of over 5,000 people with continuous duel stage entertainment including great local original New Jersey musicians, numerous free group classes, A kids village, an art gallery, poets corner and live demonstrations. The day will also be packed with a full schedule of free events for the entire family of all ages; and with over 150 vendors, Food Trucks, and a Kids Village. Some featured vendors this year include businesses such as LAWKI, Anchorage Spine & Physical Therapy, The Vitamin Shoppe, Hannah Mary, Rock Steady Boxing at Apache Crossfit, Keep Me Safe Organics, The Max Challenge of Berkeley Township, and Ocean Organics; plus more. The event will be rounded off with interactive exhibits, healthy food options and organic beer, and with numerous planned activities- there is something for everyone!
LIVE MUSIC from Area Artists!
Featuring on the Main Stage:
Slim Chance & The Gamblers
Eryn & The Whiskey Devils
Julian Fulton and the Zombie Gospel
Featuring on the Pavilion stage:
Honey Spot Blvd
Joshua Van Ness
Honey Spot Blvd
Joshua Van Ness
There are still some opportunities available for businesses to be a part of the festival, including: sponsorship, exhibitor spaces, crafters, a place for one-on-one work, and group practices.
Its all about "Locals Loving Locals" and motivating and inspiring health, hope, happiness, and harmony.
Soulsational Music and Wellness Festival will directly supports the education and awareness of living an optimal wellness lifestyle, healthier living options, and spreading the Live Positive Today Movement. This is a volunteer run event and we charge no admission fees. Donations from this event will be donated to local Ocean and Monmouth County charities; collected pantry food will be given to a local Pantry to distribute. We are also asking for diapers, school supplies, and new toys for the holiday. All donations will remain local with chosen charities in our area. Any donations collected for Soulsational goes directly to help produce the event including paying for musicians. We are a non profit event and 100% VOLUNTEER COORDINATED we do not have 501c3 as that is pending for 2018. So excited about this :)
Contact: Michelle Leonard
Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/429866817352463/
Alternative Health Solution of NJ's © nonprofit mission (with a pending 501C3/2018) is to enhance the positive quality and development of individual, family, and community life by providing services that are available, accessible, and responsive to the needs of those seeking assistance, and to work with the community to educate, contribute, facilitate, and promote solutions for the enrichment of all. Connecting people, enriching lives.
Michelle Leonard’s mission in all aspects of her life is to make people happy. She believes in building stronger communities through healthier citizens by educating and empowering them with information that inspires and motivates with compassionate support through awareness. She is a pioneer and community advocate of the Optimal Wellness Lifestyle™ movement and has created a not for profit organization to better empower consumers with life changing positive knowledge about green and natural health modalities for personal and planetary wellness. Her goal is to help others Live Positive Today™, spread a message of hope and healing across America, and provide charitable services. She would like to see individuals be inspired and motivated and have the reachable opportunity to restore, revive, rebuild, and recover themselves finding their personal greater happiness.