Retreats + Events

  • $108.00 – Day Pass

Date & Time Details: Gates open at 8am (first yoga class @ 8:30am) and the festival gates CLOSE at 7pm. See the BAND and YOGA schedules for details of the day.

Location: The Ponderosa Guest Ranch

Address: 2183 FM 1749 Forestburg, Texas 76239

Contact:
Lori Klinger
ponderosaboss@gmail.com
940.703.8711

Festival Rules: NO PETS (including emotional support and/or service animals), NO outside coolers. And NO unsupervised children. NO exceptions. Feel free to bring chairs or blankets. We have a zero tolerance policy for bad energy. Any person infringing upon ranch rules or acting inappropriately in any way will be removed from the premises with no refund. This is solely at the discretion of ranch owner/operator.

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Wild West Yoga Fest

October 16, 2021

YEEHAW! We are beyond excited to host the 1st annual WILD WEST YOGA FEST here at the ranch! We cannot wait to see yogis, hippies, and cowboys join us from far and wide to experience this OM-mazing day of health, wellness and high vibes. Whether you’re a festival junkie or this is your very first, we want to share all the goodness that is in store for you and what to expect from this incredible day…

YOUR DAY PASS INCLUDES:

*A full day of Texas’ best yoga teachers sharing their wisdom, knowledge and passion with all of you. We have teachers lined up around the clock in our open air yoga tent. And not only will we offer a variety of yoga styles, but we also have some amazing live music collaborations planned for you as well! Our 2021 spotlight teachers are Roger & Albina Rippy, Karen Dixon, Grayson Gilbert, Katie Jo Mitchell, Lori Klinger, Jenny Hunter and sound journey by Tricia Gannon & Mark LoPalo!! (See detailed schedule below)

*An eclectic mix of LIVE music in the pavilion ranging from Alternative and Reggae, to Bluegrass and Country. We have DJ DREZ on board as well as reggae vibes by D’Ras and the Sharac band, and red dirt country’s best by Tanner Legg, Jason Eady and Courtney Patton, and Max and Heather Stalling!! (see detailed schedule below)

*A variety of food trucks along with wine, beer and signature cocktail vendors will be on site to satisfy any and all cravings…from healthy lite fare to decadent deliciousness…the choice is yours.

*A “vendor village” shopping bizarre experience to find all things community, health, wellness and yoga related in one place! Get ready to flex your shopping muscles.

*You can expect all sorts of exhibits as well as interactive activities such as drumming circles, henna artists, aerial yoga, acro yoga and MORE as you stroll the festival grounds.

This is the place to bring your high vibe tribe, your music lovin’ friends, your co-workers, soul sisters, nature lovers, yoga newbies, or your date…EVERYONE is welcome for a fun-filled day spent in the open country air during one of the most beautiful months at the ranch.

We are so thrilled to offer such a wonderful day at our lil’ backroads sanctuary.

Your spirits are sure to be lifted as you play, dance, explore, move, breath, and smile. Bring friends or make new ones, but DO NOT miss this awesome day!

{In purchasing a ticket you must agree to the ticket terms and conditions and electronically sign the ranch liability waiver}

Also, please note: NO PETS (including service or emotional support animals), NO OUTSIDE COOLERS, and NO UNSUPERVISED CHILDREN.

YOGA SCHEDULE:

{MAIN YOGA TENT}

8:30am Karen Dixon – YIN

10am Katie Jo Mitchell -Vinyasa

11:30am Jenny Hunter – Iyengar

1pm  Tricia Gannon & Mark LoPalo – Sound Journey

2:30pm Ricky Tran with DJ DREZ

4pm Lori Klinger – Aligned Flow

5:30pm Roger & Albina Rippy with DJ DREZ

{LOTUS LOUNGE}

10am Grayson Gilbert – Kundalini

BAND SCHEDULE:

11am D’Ras and the SHARAC Band

1pm Tanner Legg

3pm Jason Eady & Courtney Patton

5pm Max & Heather Stalling

EXHIBIT SCHEDULE:

Drumming Circles 10-11am, & 3-4pm

Aerial Yoga demo and play 11-12, & 4-5pm

Acro Yoga demo and play  12-2pm

 

 

Nearby Accommodations for road trippers…

Air bnbs

A few miles away…

SageBrush – Forestburg

Tumbleweed -Forestburg

The Treehouse – Forestburg

Robinson Run – Forestburg

Summers -Saint Jo

20ish minutes away…

The Ridge – Saint Jo

The Nest – Saint Jo

Sunset Oaks Boho Farmhouse – Saint Jo

Summers’ Home – Saint Jo

Moonlight Falls – Saint Jo

Blue Ostrich Winery Guest house – Saint Jo

(Denton is one hour away but also has lots of cute air bnb options!!)

Motel/Hotel

The Red River Station Inn – Nocona (25 mins)

Nearby towns Decatur and Gainesville have many hotel/motel options as well. Both are about a 35-40 min drive to the ranch.

 

OUR 2021 SPONSORS:

SHERIFF SPONSOR

Arise and Shine -Womens Mentoring and Empowerment

RANCHER SPONSORS

KJT Contracting, Inc

Burnin’ Daylight Cattle Company

RUSTLERS SPONSORS

True Health and Fitness

My Indigo Body, LLC

Cross Roads Family Dentistry

Earthport Properties-Candy Janopoulos

Newsense Nutrition