Emerge Festival | Balanced Life Yoga

Emerge Festival


Emerge Festival – Canada’s Largest Yoga Festival

June 29 – July 2, 2017 – Laurentian Valley, Ontario, Canada


Balanced Life Yoga is thrilled to announce their sponsorship with Emerge – Canada’s Largest Yoga Festival.






Emerge, Learn & Be Inspired.

Join us at Emerge and experience a world renowned lineup of musicians, speakers, workshops and yoga and meditation instructors – including our very own Shasta Townsend.

Registration and ticket purchase are available, purchase your ticket NOW!

Stay tuned for more details about Emerge and upcoming events here at Balanced Life Yoga.


Gain inspiration from people succeeding in what seems impossible, be inspired by new thought leaders and emerge into your optimal self with holistic health and wellness experts. Engage in talk topics ranging from inspiration and self-development, holistic health, teachings of yoga, environmental game changers and much more.

Our very own Shasta Townsend is thrilled to join Emerge as a presenter and guest speaker. Learn more about here yoga journey here.

Support Shasta and other guest speakers in attendance and purchase your ticket NOW!











Emerge will offer classes for all levels and styles. For any yogic journey, beginner or teacher you’ll have an amazing experience at Emerge Festival.

They will keep you flowing in vinyasa classes and relaxing into yin, or branching out with standup paddle-boarding, forest meditation or acro yoga. Regardless of which way you flow, or fly, you will practice with world renowned instructors.




Schedule Released!

Emerge Festival has released their schedule for the weekend! Shasta has four juicy offerings over the course of the weekend. Don’t miss out on these amazing workshops/talks!


Friday June 30th ~ 8:00 am – 9:30 amaddtocart-orange test 35

Feminine Soul Flow – Come Home to Your Clarity, Beauty + Power Through the Three Goddesses

This asana class will provide an overview of the goddesses as we learn to embody and align to their energy, teachings and unique qualities. You will experience uplifting story-telling, expansive meditation, and Yoga asana to set your cells alight with the Goddess.

Discover your inner resource as a woman as you deepen your physical, mental, and spiritual practice with knowledge of mythic feminine.


Friday June 30th ~ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pmaddtocart-orange test 35

Kind Eyes/Fierce Heart – Women of Power (+ Love) in the New Age

In this enlivened talk, Shasta delves into unconditional love and deep kindness as THE tools tools to be a radiant and powerful woman, no matter what.

This is not just another women’s circle, but a powerful opportunity to truly align to your Feminine Soul with ease, joy and grace.


Saturday July 1st ~ 8:00 am – 9:30 amaddtocart-orange test 35

Delightful Devotional Flow – A Sacred Asana Practice for Better Relationships

Join Shasta and her husband, Ian, for a beautiful practice that is truly based in devotion – for yourself, for each other and for life.

Rejoice in a joyful flow that allows you to feel grounded yet open-hearted. Experience and uplifting practice that immediately creates a true state of YOGA as you feel truly connected, alive and supported.


Saturday July 1st ~ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pmaddtocart-orange test 35

How to Rock at Relationships + This Thing Called Life! – Yogic Tools to Navigate Love, Sex + Dirty Laundry

Join Shasta for an uplifting and frank talk of powerful relationship creation. You will learn how to use the Yogic tools and teachings you already love!

So whether you are in a wonderful relationship, calling in your soulmate or married to Mr. El Stiffo, you will learn tools and techniques to improve connection, increase intimacy and feel the LOVE.



Learn more about Shasta’s amazing offerings at Emerge – Canada’s Largest Yoga Festival here!




Guided hikes, trail runs, forest meditations and rafting excursions are enough to get you out of Savasana and into adventure bliss. Get off the mat and onto a standup paddleboard or bliss out onto the trails with a mountain bike.

Emerge Festival offers a unique opportunity to explore our 200-acre property or to book an excursion with a world class adventure partner.

Emerge into your adventure. Off-site excursions may include, stand-up paddle boarding, rafting, kayaking, biking. Onsite include: Guided hikes, trail runs, forest meditations and stand up paddle board yoga.






Will there be a Canada Day celebration?

Yes- there will be a special evening planned for attendees. More to be announced soon.


Will there be food?

There will be a variety of organic gourmet food vendors to choose from as well as, free drinking water stations! Guest who are camping are welcome to bring their own food or indulge in organic grommet food experience


Will there be a place to store my belongings?

There will be an available bag check for attendees to store their bags and other belongings during the festival, classes and workshops. This service is at additional cost.


Are tickets refundable?

All tickets are non-refundable though tickets are transferable. If you would like to transfer your ticket to another person, you can do so by logging onto Eventbrite.


Is this an all ages event?

Everyone is welcome to participate in Emerge Canada’s Yoga festival! This is an all ages family event. However, if a participant wishes to purchase wine, craft beer or any other onsite alcohol you must present valid ID to get and 19 and over wristband. Please remember, children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.


What about the weather?

What about the weather! Rain or shine the festival will be taking place. If there is lightning they will postpone stage activity for 30 minutes or until lightning clears. They will have tents, shade and structures to make guest comfortable in any type of weather.