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HEARTLAND YOGA FESTIVAL

MADE IN THE MIDDLE × Crafted with Love

 

The Heartland Yoga Festival for the big-hearted, friendly yoga family of Kansas City and the midwest.

 

Join us June 22-24, 2018 at UNITY VILLAGE for the premier yoga festival and celebration in the midwest! 

An idea brought to life by three Kansas City yogis, the Heartland Yoga Festival will feature amazing area yoga teachers, tons of local Kansas City shops, beverages, and delicious bites, plus provide a beautiful space for you to dive deeper into your practice, connect with nature, and get to know the KC yoga community better. 

Over 50 yoga, wellness, and mindfulness workshops, local rock star teachers, amazing KC vendors, marketplace, sunshine, and heart-filled community! 

 

 
 

official 2018 sponsors

Heartland Yoga Festival has partnered with these AMAZING sponsors to bring you the most fabulous, collaborative, and community-focused experience possible!

 

OFFICIAL pLATInUM Partner

Life Equals, makers of Balance the Superfood Shot®, company comprised of real people who believe in real food and returning to the basics. We wake up each day with the desire to make a difference and, if we’re lucky, leave the world a bit better than we found it. You won’t find any faux health foods, fad diets, or false promises here, just real products that address the health of America.
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official seva partner

The mission of Kansas City Community Gardens is to assist low-income households and community groups in the Kansas City metropolitan area to produce vegetables and fruit from garden plots located in backyards, vacant lots, and at community sites.

KCCG supports Kansas City’s gardeners as they work to transform the food system, along with their nutritional habits, in backyard and community garden spaces throughout the metropolitan area. Learn More...

  official silver partner   Ruthann is a fun-loving, creative spirit who creates a joyful and positive environment for those who enter her doors.  Learn More...

official silver partner

Ruthann is a fun-loving, creative spirit who creates a joyful and positive environment for those who enter her doors. Learn More...

  official silver partner   Core Balance Yoga are sweet little yoga spots in the Lakewood and Raintree neighborhoods in Lee's Summit, MO.  Learn More...

official silver partner

Core Balance Yoga are sweet little yoga spots in the Lakewood and Raintree neighborhoods in Lee's Summit, MO. Learn More...

  official silver partner   At Radiant Yoga, we are excited about sharing the joy of yoga with our students. We believe that with a regular yoga practice, one can bring balance to every aspect of his/her life,  Learn More...

official silver partner

At Radiant Yoga, we are excited about sharing the joy of yoga with our students. We believe that with a regular yoga practice, one can bring balance to every aspect of his/her life, Learn More...

official silver partner

Our mission is to fill a need in the Kansas City yoga community for a comprehensive, integrative yoga teacher training... Learn More

official silver partner

Hagoyah is Holistic Beauty. Holistic Beauty is a combination qualities. 
It enhances and embraces color, shape, form, texture, depth, character and wellness...Learn More

official silver partner

Karma Tribe Yoga is Kansas City's premiere non-profit, donation-based yoga studio located in Midtown, Kansas City. Come, pay-what-you-can and transform!...Learn More

  official silver partner   Organic Cuisine in a fast-casual format ... paleo, vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free. Nutritious bowls, salads, sandwiches, appetizers, smoothies, cold-pressed juices, organic coffee drinks, wine, beer, and healthy desserts  Learn More...

official silver partner

Organic Cuisine in a fast-casual format ... paleo, vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free. Nutritious bowls, salads, sandwiches, appetizers, smoothies, cold-pressed juices, organic coffee drinks, wine, beer, and healthy desserts Learn More...

  official silver partner   IV Nutrition in Kansas City can help you recover from anything from dehydration to immune challenges, supports athletic recovery and chronic health challenges like fatigue, weight gain, and inflammation. IV nutrition therapy is a safe and effective way to achieve optimal health and prevent disease.  Learn More...

official silver partner

IV Nutrition in Kansas City can help you recover from anything from dehydration to immune challenges, supports athletic recovery and chronic health challenges like fatigue, weight gain, and inflammation. IV nutrition therapy is a safe and effective way to achieve optimal health and prevent disease. Learn More...

  official bronze partner   Positive Vibes SUP & Fit launched in 2017 and is proud to be the leading provider of stand up paddle board recreation and fitness in the KC metro area. As the only certified floating yoga and fitness education provider in the area, we are committed to providing safe and fun experiences on the water, and have the knowledge and experience to do so.  Learn More...

official bronze partner

Positive Vibes SUP & Fit launched in 2017 and is proud to be the leading provider of stand up paddle board recreation and fitness in the KC metro area. As the only certified floating yoga and fitness education provider in the area, we are committed to providing safe and fun experiences on the water, and have the knowledge and experience to do so. Learn More...

  official bronze partner   The Laya Center is a Holistic Wellness Destination in Downtown Kansas City, owned by NFL Veteran, Joe Mays, and his Designer/Herbalist wife, Toyia. This New-Age Spa specializes in chronic illness management, injury recovery, the implementation of natural restoration therapies, herbal medicine, and mindful movement.  Learn More...    

official bronze partner

The Laya Center is a Holistic Wellness Destination in Downtown Kansas City, owned by NFL Veteran, Joe Mays, and his Designer/Herbalist wife, Toyia. This New-Age Spa specializes in chronic illness management, injury recovery, the implementation of natural restoration therapies, herbal medicine, and mindful movement. Learn More...

 

LOCAL MAKERS

 

Where to stay?

Unity Village is about a 20 minute drive south of KCMO. If you plan on staying close, or even on-campus, here are the details!

 
 

Unity village hotel and conference center

1901 NW Blue Pkwy, Lee's Summit, MO 64065

Stay in the heart of the action at Unity Village Hotel and Conference center and also enjoy free breakfast, wifi, and a fitness center! Call (816) 347-5537 to book and mention you are attending Heartland Yoga Fest or click the link below. The Heartland Yoga Fest block of rooms expires June 1st, but you are still welcome to stay here if there are available rooms.

2 Queen Beds $119/night

1 King Bed $179/night

 

Holiday inn express & suites

120 NW Innovation Pkwy, Lee's Summit, MO 64086

Stay close to Unity Village at Holiday Inn Express & Suites! Enjoy complimentary breakfast, wifi, and a fitness center + pool! Call (816) 600-2405 to book and mention you are attending Heartland Yoga Fest to receive a price match of $119/night or click the link below to book with regular pricing.  

 

Hampton Inn

1751 NE Douglas St, Lee's Summit, MO 64086

Stay close to Unity Village at Hampton Inn! Enjoy complimentary breakfast, wifi, and a fitness center + pool! Call (816) 347-8600 to book and mention you are attending Heartland Yoga Fest to receive a price match of $119/night or click the link below to book with regular pricing.  

HYF Founders

We are so grateful for our HYF Founders! We thank the following people and businesses for believing in our mission right from the start.. THANK YOU!

Eric Diebold, Susan Harp, Tina Lewis, Elle Potter, Jocelyn Knight, Catherine Tadlock, Steven Simon, Josh Mitchell ,Sarah Mcaulay, Amy Beck, Bruce Eddy, Melissa Saubers, Robb Poe, Danelle Drury, Rebecca Rothermich, Sarah Sellitto, Zona Yoga, Amy Mulinix, Kaci Wilson, Victoria Lee, Robin Krause, Kelly McCormick, Patricia O'Sullivan, Briana Struemph, Tracy Ochester, Trina Konig, Jennifer Eng

MEET THE Co-FOUNDERS

 
Angela Cronk Heartland Yoga Fest

Angela Cronk

Angela is a Kansas City native and the founder/owner of Hagoyah Hair Studio and Yoga Den in Waldo. In her studio, she brings traditional salon services together with inner beauty work through the yoga practice.  

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Lauren Leduc Heartland Yoga Fest

Lauren Leduc

Lauren is the founder of Karma Tribe Yoga Studio, the only donation-based yoga studio in Kansas City. She's also the founder of Pop-up Yoga KC where she offers donation-based outdoor yoga classes in amazing locations all around the city! (You may also know her as KC's #1 voted yoga teacher in 2016!)

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