Abrams Creek, West Virginia USA



This 4 Day Festival in West Virginia happens in September each year.

The Awaken as Love Festival in West Virgnia is a celebration of all things Awaken as Love – Tantra, Shamanism, Integral theory and Biodanza.

It is held in the Abram Creek retreat centre nestled in the Potomac Highlands with lush mountains, year-round rivers and streams, and clear, clean mountain air.

Workshops happen in large geodomes, as well as the surrounding nature, often they are followed by participants jumping out into the lakes to river afterwards

Late in the evenings there is live music, DJs sacred cacao ceremonies and a Love Temple to explore the full range of intimacy – starting with yourself and expanding to others if it feels right. It is a beautiful area to visit in the fall with the rich colours and temperate weather.

What happens at the Awaken as Love Festival?

  • Morning Yoga classes or Meditations

  • Whole festival gathering with Dance and Sharing Groups

  • Tantra Workshops

  • Biodanza Workshops

  • Emotional Support team

  • Cacao Ceremony

  • Shamanic Workshops

  • Individual Sessions Work

  • DJs & Ecstatic Dance

  • Live Concerts

  • Love Temple Space for Connection in Evening

  • Swimming and relaxing by the river

The Venue

Abrams Creek is converted into a sumptuous tantric space for dropping in deep and connecting to nature during the festival. It’s about 2-1/2 hours west of Washington DC and 2 1/2 hours south-east of Pittsburgh.

The camp comprises of 20 acres with an incredible back drop of nature, in May you can expect comfortable warm weather in the daytimes and beautiful cool evenings without the city lights where you can really see the stars.

Its set beside a wild whitewater stream that runs all along the land and includes natural swimming areas that are perfect for a dip between workshops and the choice is either camping in your own tent or in bunk beds in the cabin dorms with heating and electricity, both having access to clean bathrooms with hot showers.

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