2018 Festival: October 6, 10:30am – 5pm
B. Love Family Festival
Where: Railyard Apothecary, 270 Battery St. – Burlington, VT 05401
When: October 6, 2018, 10:30am – 5pm
What: A Festival for VT Families!
B. Love Family Festival celebrates young families. Live music with Myra Flynn, CBD & Herbs for Raising VT Families panel discussion, birth/family education, yoga + massage, bounce house, face painting, storytelling! Dynamic kids activities! Vendors, swag bags, door prizes and more!!
Thanks to our sponsors: SunCommon, Elmore Mountain Therapeutics, Oils 2 Go, Mellow Maple, All Wellness, Stone Leaf Tea, and Phoenix Physical Therapy.
Adult General Admission
- 10:30am – 11:30am Yoga + Massage with Pippa Dorfman, CYT & Corrina Snow, CMT
- 11:30am – 12pm Womb Healing Meditation with Sandy Morningstar, M.A.
- 1pm – 2:15pm CBD & Herbs for Raising VT Families: A Panel Discussion with Dr. Sarah Wylie, N.D., Midwife; Jessilyn Dolan, R.N., C.D., CBE; #CannaMom Ashley Reynolds, owner Elmore Mountain Therapeutics; and Joanna Vinton, Herbalist & Midwife Apprentice.
- 2:15pm – 2:30pm Community Address with Birth Love Family
- 2:30pm – 3:30pm MYRA FLYNN Performance
- 3:40pm – 4:20pm Birth and Postpartum Choices with Rachel Stadfeld, C.D.
- 4:20pm – 5pm Mindful Parenting with Maris Rose
Special Evening Storytelling Event:
- 7pm Doors reopen
- 7:30pm – 9pm Journey to Becoming a Parent
Afternoon Kids Activities
- Herbalism for Kids
- Hoop Dance with Pippa Dorfman
- Creature Creation Art with Sarah Adelaide
- Move, Breathe..Play! with Amy LePage
- ReTribe Imaginal Play
- Bounce House with SunCommon
- Face Painting with Shastina Rose
Food & Vendors
- Elmore Mountain Therapeutics
- Go Green Essentials & Oils 2 Go
- Mellow Maple
- CurlyGirl Pops
- Lucky Star Catering
- Sensimilla Lifestyle
Who is headlining the festival, and what’s with the workshops?
At B. Love Family Festival we believe that education and experience walk hand in hand. Myra Flynn graces us with lyrical performance while engaging workshops offer knowledge and awareness. Panel discussion on CBD and Herbs for Raising VT Families is entirely unique and not to be missed! Learn from leading experts and cutting edge researchers on CBD use during pregnancy and breastfeeding, plus herbs and plants that support holistic well being for the entire family.
How much are tickets?
Adult general admission costs $25. Kids 18 and under attend for free.
What types of payment do you accept and can I buy my tickets online?
Are there refunds?
We accept all types of payment and you can buy your tickets through www.SevenDaysTickets.com. We do not provide refunds because we have made our ticket prices very affordable and there is limited space.
Will I receive paper tickets or are my tickets electronic?
What if I arrive separately from my group?
Birth Love Family will receive the names of all ticket holders and the quantity of tickets purchased, please check in at registration.
Can I purchase tickets at the door?
If the event has not yet sold out, tickets will be available at the door. Cash, check, and all major credit cards will be accepted.
Where should I park and is parking free?
Parking is free, and there is a lot onsite. Once filled, additional pay to park lots and street spaces are walking distance to the facility.
Are the festival grounds accessible with a stroller or a wheelchair?
What do the festival grounds look like?
The festival ground is right near the waterfront at Railyard Apothecary. There will be a stroller parking area outdoors. Strollers need to be left outside of the workshop spaces to accommodate all participants. The facility provides wheelchair access.
Will there be food, drugs or alcohol?
There will definitely be food! However, this is a substance-free event, no alcohol or drugs will be served at the festival. Locally grown and organic snacks will be available during the lunch break. You can also walk to nearby restaurants for lunch or dinner. Legal CBD treats will also be available.
What if there is rain, or the event is canceled or postponed?
In the event of rain, the festival will go on. The festival site is indoors and protected from the elements. While it is very unlikely the festival will be canceled or postponed, we will provide full refunds in case this occurs.
What is the schedule?
Please see the schedule.
Who is producing the event and what is Birth Love Tribe?
B. Love Family Festival is produced by Birth Love Family. We are a collective of birth and family professionals. We support holistic birth and family practices and a common vision of sustainable and supportive community.