Spirithaven ~ Stuart, VA
If you are interested in curating a workshop, please Contact us.
Children's activities during the festival days will include:
* Faery Themed Scavenger Hunt - a free scavenger hunt with prizes for kids who complete the hunt
* Face Painting/Henna - beautiful designs on your face, hands, and/or feet from an amazing artist.
**artist may charge a fee
*Fairy Sparkle - The best and brightest pixies, fairies, and sprites offering fairy dust to the masses. Stop by the fairy dust booth and get your sparkle on!
Disclaimer: fairy dust will NOT make you smarter, better looking, funny or funnier, faster, slower, grow hair, sprout wings, remove moles, amass great wealth, find love, give you the ability to wrestle alligators, or fly.
*More Fairy Sparkle- Wish that you could add a little sparkle to your look? Daydream about luscious colorful locks? Well, fret no more my friends!
Kristin will be on site to share damage-free, playful and affordable, hair accessories to get you ready for celebrating with the fae-folk.
In addition to spectacular fairy tinsel extensions, she will be offering simple braids, feather extensions, and glitter spray.
** artist may charge a fee
* Tea Parties - A special table, a special time, and special treats! A children's tea party with a variety of drink, finger sandwich, and treat. A reservation is needed. Morning tea at 11am and High Tea at 2pm both Saturday and Sunday. Best for ages 2-12.
**$5 per child
* S'mores BonFire -Our family friendly, Friday night, BonFire and S'mores Bar will be too much fun for anyone not sufficiently prepared to party. Grab your chocolate and marshmallows and dance around the fire! We will have all the standards (chocolate, marshmallows, and graham crackers), but wait until you try all of that plus chocolate chunks, bananas, and peanut butter in a waffle cone! WHHAAATT?!?
**For weekend campers ONLY
* Party like a Hatter - In case you need S'more of a reason to make a weekend of it...
This year, Weekend Campers and VIP Campers will also get to go Mad as Hatters at our Saturday night Mad Hatter's Tea Party! There is no telling what kind of mischief the Hatter will bring. We supply the mixers and you top off your "tea" with anything you like (just leave the mercury at home).
**For weekend campers ONLY
*Viking Sagas and Games - Tales of warriors and beasts and traditional Viking games are offered all day Saturday and Sunday by our fearsome Vikings of the Valley! Come challenge them to a game or two (if you dare)!
*Stoytelling - Incredible adventures told by our beautiful Faery storyteller, Lorna MacDonald Czarnota, an award-winning storyteller and author. She has delighted audiences in schools, libraries, festivals and conferences throughout the United States, Canada, and Ireland since 1985.
Kids Craft Tent
Free kid's crafts activities will be held in the Children's Tent from 11:00am to 4:00pm Saturday and Sunday.
IMAGINE CIRCUS provides performances and shows featuring aerial dancers, acrobats, fire performers, jugglers, mimes, stilt walkers, belly dancers, sideshow acts, LED performers and of course-- faeries!
IMAGINE CIRCUS will be offering aerial and acro workshops! Come and learn from the professionals.
Check out ImagineCircus.com for more information on who they are and what they can do.
Energy work with body art
Makeup and body paint are not necessary to feel powerful or present but, it can be used as a powerful tool to set a quick intention and live it out feeling empowered.
This class will have some quick history facts on body art, symbolism meditation and body painting with pigments and muds.
Design Dream Catchers
Our beautiful Dreams Faery, Ayla, will be doing child and adult dream catcher workshops! Children's supplies will be provided.
**Adults interested in creating their own dream catcher, can bring a hoop of their own choosing or buy one from Ayla. Hoops are limited. Other supplies for adults will be provided.
Yoga with Kristin
Find your center and loosen all your bits, pieces, and phalanges, as Kristin guides you through some yoga. All are invited. No experience necessary.
How do you Pick a Wand?
Fae of all ages are invited to join Beast the Gnome Wizard to hand pick your own personal wand and imbue it with magic. He has hand selected and prepared wood from local fallen trees.
The Wizard has brought a bucket full of hand picked wands to share with you! Customize your wand with markers, ribbons, and trinkets! All supplies provided.
Make Your Signature
No fairy is complete without their fairy dust!
The most magical fairy dust disappears once all the magic is gone.
Join Elena to create your own custom mix of biodegradable, planet friendly, body glitter. All supplies provided.
Crowns for Little Fae-Folk
Backwoods Irene is a collective of artists, writers, dancers, photographers, crafters and costumers. They would like to invite you to join us at the Virginia Faery Festival where they will be helping the little fae-folk make their own flower fairy crowns to take home.
Come design with Backwoods Irene, September 22nd and 23rd!
Nut-E Hippies wood working workshop will teach people how to turn rings on a wood lathe, burn and transfer images onto wood, and finish wood items.
** Performers, Vendors and Workshops are subject to change. Please keep checking back for updates and fairy mischief.