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Your Ultimate Guide to the Stargaze Festival: What to Expect and How to Prepare

Welcome to the ultimate guide for the Stargaze Festival, an empowering and inclusive event designed specifically for LGBTQ women, non binary & trans Folx. This festival promises a magical weekend filled with music, community, and the beauty of nature. Whether you’re a first-timer or a seasoned attendee, this guide will help you make the most of your experience.





Overview of the Schedule (Subject to change)


Friday August 23, 2024Day 1: Arrival and Welcome

  • 10:00 AM: Gates open for attendees. Set up your campsite and get acquainted with your neighbors and the festival grounds.

  • 5:00 PM – Meet & Greet on the beach

  • 6:00 PM: Welcome ceremony and opening remarks

  • 7:00 PM: Live music begins, featuring a mix of local and national LGBTQ artists.

  • 10:00 PM: Bonfire and stargazing.


Saturday August 24, 2024Day 2: Workshops, and Activities. Concert, & Glow Party

  • 9:00 AM: Morning yoga session to start the day.

  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Drag Brunch – West Wind

  • 12:00 PM – 4:00PM: Interactive activities such as hiking, swimming, and group discussions. Beach time, Swimming, sunbathing, games and Workshops on various topics, including self-care, empowerment, and arts and crafts as well as Vendors on the Beach.

  • 4:00 PM – 8:00PM Evening concert with headlining performers.

  • 10:00 PM: Glow - Dance party  

  • 12:00 AM  - Bonfire and stargazing.


Sunday August 25, 2024Day 3: Closing and Farewell

  • 9:00 AM: Yoga, Meditation and mindfulness session.

  • 10:30 AM: Drag Brunch. Closing remarks and farewell.

  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Pack up and departure.





Participation


At the Stargaze Festival, your talents and creativity are what make the event truly special. Whether you’re an artist, musician, speaker, or performer, there are numerous opportunities for you to contribute and shine. You can lead a workshop to share your skills and knowledge, perform your music on stage to inspire others, or showcase your artwork in our communal gallery. If you have a passion for storytelling, you can participate in panel discussions or motivational sessions, sharing your experiences and insights with the community. By bringing your unique gifts to the Stargaze Festival, you help create a vibrant, inclusive, and empowering atmosphere for all attendees. Join us and be a part of making this festival an unforgettable celebration of creativity and connection





Practical Information

Location/Date&Time

  • Camp Timber Trails: The festival is located in Tolland, Massachusetts, approximately 2.5 hours from both Boston and New York City. (Most of New England)

  • Friday August 23- Sunday August 25, 2024 (Annual Event)

Transportation:

  • Driving: The festival is located in Tolland, Massachusetts, approximately 2.5 hours from both Boston and New York City. Ample parking is available on-site.

  • Carpooling: Consider carpooling with friends or other attendees to reduce your carbon footprint and make new friends along the way.

Accommodations:

  • Camping: Bring your tent and camping gear. The festival offers both general and designated quiet camping areas.

  • Glamping: We encourage you to get creative with your camp sites. Pimp up your tents and campsites. Not only for comfort but to ad fun and character to brighten up the campgrounds.

Food Options:

  • DIY Cooking: We do not sell any food at the campground. You can  bring your own food and camping stove and ingredients. We encourage you to bring food to share with neighbors. This will add a sense of community and communal living.

  • BYOB!!!! You may also bring your own Alcohol.





What to Look Forward To

The Stargaze Festival is more than just a music event; it’s a celebration of community, diversity, and empowerment. Look forward to:

  • Connecting with Like-Minded Individuals: Meet and bond with other LGBTQ women, Non Binary & Trans Folk in a safe and welcoming environment.

  • Inspiring Performances: Enjoy live music from talented artists who celebrate and support the LGBTQ community.

  • Personal Growth: Participate in workshops and activities that promote self-discovery, wellness, and creativity.

  • Nature’s Beauty: Take in the stunning natural surroundings and enjoy the serene atmosphere of the festival grounds.


Prepare for an unforgettable experience at the Stargaze Festival, where you’ll create lasting memories, forge new friendships, and celebrate the unique beauty of the LGBTQ community. We can’t wait to see you there!


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