Wanderlust, producers of the largest yoga lifestyle events in the world, returns to a new location for 2018 with Battersea Park in South West London playing host to over 4,000 yogis moving and breathing together.
Wanderlust’s signature triathlon, which is produced in partnership with adidas, comprises a 5k run (or walk), a DJ-powered 90-minute outdoor yoga class, and a 30-minute guided meditation. Attendees will also enjoy live music and DJs, artisanal vendors, local foods and The Uncommons venue, which plays host to a wide choice of free activities including acro-yoga, aerial yoga, guided meditation, hula-hooping and more to be revealed.
This year’s larger setting will see more experiences than ever, including the new Wanderlust Speakeasy – an intimate and casual lecture series venue, which offers the opportunity for festivalgoers to immerse themselves in the inspiring ideas of thought-leaders, plus the Tea Garden, cooking demonstrations, farm to table experiences, licensed bar and immersion zones. For an even more unique experience ticket buyers can now purchase the new 108 Package that includes priority yoga mat placement, exclusive access to The Uncommons and free products. The Tea Garden is an idyllic flower garden providing an escape from the business of life, whilst offering a series of open-air talks from inspirational mindful leaders.
Due to popular demand leading health guru and best-selling author Julie Montagu, who is also one of London’s top yoga and nutrition teachers and was recently named in the Top 10 Holistic Health Icons in the world lead the yoga stage; further teachers and influencers, guest speakers and talent to be announced.
Wanderlust 108 regulars include the Kula Marketplace which showcases local craft vendors, including clothing, jewelry, handcrafted items and a hugely diverse offering in new wellness products; local and organic food vendors (The True North Café returns with the option to pre-order the legendary Wanderbowl lunch) as well as a retail store experience created by adidas and Wanderlust housed in a 60’ geodesic dome.
“Wanderlust is the only event that will give you the opportunity to embrace the community on scale: over 4,000 yogis moving & breathing together in the outdoors. We’ve found a true home in London and the new location in Battersea Park enables us to expand the experience with more opportunities to nurture the mind, body and soul. Passionate experts in their fields will be teaching, talking and sharing ideas about finding your true north – being enough, being happy, being healthy.” Alan Steel, Managing Director, Wanderlust UK, Ireland, Middle East & North Africa
Wanderlust has joined (RED) in the fight to end AIDS. For every Wanderlust 108 ticket sold, £1.08 will be donated to The Global Fund to fight AIDS with (RED), which could provide 3+ days of live-saving HIV medication.
Battersea Park is a stunning location and one of London’s most beautiful parks, featuring water fountains, sculptures, and a Peace Pagoda. This enormous outdoor space is easily accessible by transport links making it the perfect setting for Wanderlust 108 London.