Event Schedule


This year’s Matriarch Rising Festival takes place June 20th - 25th, 2023! 
We can’t wait to welcome all the new and returning women this year. 

Our 2023 schedule is coming soon!

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See last year's schedule and venues to get a feel for what 2023's festival will offer:

 

Day 1

8 am Yoga with Adelaide Meadow

8 am Solstice Song Circle with Serendipiti Day

9-11 am Opening Cacao Ceremony with Nancy Lucina 

9 am Motherbaby Hour with Julia Shweid

12 pm Opening Circle

2-4 pm Matricultures and Maternal Ethics for Mothering Futures with Dr. Jessica Spring Weappa

2 pm Maiden Circle with Emily Bruce

2-4 pm Clothing Adornment with Sister Nettle

4 pm Solstice Herb Walk with Arielle Martinez

5-7 pm Ceremonial Earth Dance with Allison Benner 

5 pm Origin Story of Matriarch Rising Festival and the Community Surrounding It with Emilee Saldaya 

5-7 pm Intuitive Weaving with Danielle Garber

8 pm Song Circle Bonfire

 

Day 3

8 am Yoga with Adelaide Meadow

8 am Solstice Song Circle with Brienne La Flair

9-11 am Modern Woman, Ancient Biology: Exploring German New Medicine with Dr. Melissa Sell

9 am Motherbaby Hour with Julia Shweid

12 pm Coming of Age Circle with Nancy Lucina (ages 8-15)

12 pm RadFem Teatime

1-4 pm Village Prenatals with Sister MorningStar

2-4 pm Broomcraft and Connection with Emily Bell 

4 pm Sunbathe and Chill 

5 pm Community Photo

8 pm Open Mic

10pm+ Ecstatic Dance with DJ Galexica

Arrival Day  

The gates will be open from 12 pm - 8 pm. Come in, get settled, and meet us at 6 pm for a community dinner and meet & greet fun. Get a good night’s sleep and wake up in "The Magic Place"!

 

Day 2

8 am Yoga with Adelaide Meadow

8 am Solstice Song Circle with Willow Singleton

9-11 am Menstrual Rites, Rhythms, and Rituals with Kristin Hauser

9 am Motherbaby Hour with Julia Shweid

11 am Exploring your Pelvis with Adelaide Meadow 

12 pm Radical Feminist Teatime

1-3 pm Altered States of Consciousness in Birth with Whapio

2-4 pm Plant Spirit Connection with Arielle, Meg, and Veladya

2-4 pm Clothing Adornment with Sister Nettle

4 pm Radical Birth Keeping with Emilee Saldaya

5-7 pm Somatic Dance Journey with Hannah Grace Taylor

8 pm Mariee Sioux Concert

9pm+ Ecstatic Dance with DJ Galexica

 

 

Day 4

8 am Yoga with Adelaide Meadow

8 am Solstice Song Circle with Serendipiti Day

9-11 am The Sovereign Cervix with Qiddist Ashe 

9 am Motherbaby Hour with Julia Shweid

11-1 pm Intuitive Weaving with Danielle Garber

12 pm Grief Circle with Leticia Leyva and Amy Gibson

1-3 pm Closing Cacao Ceremony with Nancy Lucina

2 pm Closing of the Bones with Brienne La Flair

2-4 pm Broomcraft and Connection with Emily Bell 

4 pm Closing Circle with Performance by Peia

8 pm Surprise Guest DJ Duo

9 pm Dance Party with DJ Galexica

Departure Day  

Pack up and go home! Everyone must be off the property by 12pm. 

Arrival Day  

The gates will be open from 12 pm - 8 pm. Come in, get settled, and meet us at 6 pm for a community dinner and meet & greet fun. Get a good night’s sleep and wake up in "The Magic Place"! 

Day 1

Monday, June 20th

8 am Yoga with Adelaide Meadow

8 am Solstice Song Circle with Serendipiti Day

9-11 am Opening Cacao Ceremony with Nancy Lucina 

9 am Motherbaby Hour with Julia Shweid

12 pm Opening Circle

2-4 pm Matricultures and Maternal Ethics for Mothering Futures with Dr. Jessica Spring Weappa

2 pm Maiden Circle with Emily Bruce

2-4 pm Clothing Adornment with Sister Nettle

4 pm Solstice Herb Walk with Arielle Martinez

5-7 pm Ceremonial Earth Dance with Allison Benner 

5 pm Origin Story of Matriarch Rising Festival and the Community Surrounding It with Emilee Saldaya 

5-7 pm Intuitive Weaving with Danielle Garber

8 pm Song Circle Bonfire

Day 2

8 am Yoga with Adelaide Meadow

8 am Solstice Song Circle with Willow Singleton

9-11 am Menstrual Rites, Rhythms, and Rituals with Kristin Hauser

9 am Motherbaby Hour with Julia Shweid

11 am Exploring your Pelvis with Adelaide Meadow 

12 pm Radical Feminist Teatime

1-3 pm Altered States of Consciousness in Birth with Whapio

2-4 pm Plant Spirit Connection with Arielle, Meg, and Veladya

2-4 pm Clothing Adornment with Sister Nettle

4 pm Radical Birth Keeping with Emilee Saldaya

5-7 pm Somatic Dance Journey with Hannah Grace Taylor

8 pm Mariee Sioux Concert

9pm+ Ecstatic Dance with DJ Galexica

Day 3

8 am Yoga with Adelaide Meadow

8 am Solstice Song Circle with Brienne La Flair

9-11 am Modern Woman, Ancient Biology: Exploring German New Medicine with Dr. Melissa Sell

9 am Motherbaby Hour with Julia Shweid

12 pm Coming of Age Circle with Nancy Lucina (ages 8-15)

12 pm RadFem Teatime

1-4 pm Village Prenatals with Sister MorningStar

2-4 pm Broomcraft and Connection with Emily Bell 

4 pm Sunbathe and Chill 

5 pm Community Photo

8 pm Open Mic

10pm+ Ecstatic Dance with DJ Galexica

Day 4

8 am Yoga with Adelaide Meadow

8 am Solstice Song Circle with Serendipiti Day

9-11 am The Sovereign Cervix with Qiddist Ashe 

9 am Motherbaby Hour with Julia Shweid

11-1 pm Intuitive Weaving with Danielle Garber

12 pm Grief Circle with Leticia Leyva and Amy Gibson

1-3 pm Closing Cacao Ceremony with Nancy Lucina

2 pm Closing of the Bones with Brienne La Flair

2-4 pm Broomcraft and Connection with Emily Bell 

4 pm Closing Circle with Performance by Peia

8 pm Surprise Guest DJ Duo

9 pm Dance Party with DJ Galexica

Departure Day  

Pack up and go home! Everyone must be off the property by 12pm.  

Last Year’s Venues


HEALING SANCTUARY

From hand poke tattooing, massage, reiki, womb healing, women's liberation tea time, and more. 

FESTIVAL BAZAAR

Bring your cash and enjoy pursuing the wild women’s artisanal marketplace!

DISCUSSION DOME

We added a whole new venue this year -- a giant dome in the trees! This space will be jam-packed with circles and discussion groups, and children are welcome. 

 

If you have a workshop you’d like to bring to the festival, handcrafted goods you’d like to sell, or offer bodywork or healing, please visit our Get Involved section for details on how to apply.