Attendee Organized Events

ATTENDEE ORGANIZED EVENTS  

Peep our list of Attendee and Shambhala Music Festival organized events that are taking place throughout the weekend. Make sure to bring a tickle trunk full of onesies, tutus, and Sailor Moon Costumes!

Types of Events:

  • SMFE = Shambhala Music Festival Event
  • AOE = Attendee-Organized Event
  • TCE = Theme Camp Event

TUESDAY AUGUST 7

11am-4pm: SMFE – Tutu Tuesday – Salmo River Ranch and On the Road Shambhala

https://www.facebook.com/events/2060809407568790/

A long-standing tradition at the Salmo River Ranch the day the gates open! Join the fun and wear yours in the Ferry Lot or on the Road to Shambhala!


4pm: SMFE – Naloxone and Overdose Training – Health and Well-Being Zone

Get Overdose and Naloxone Trained at Shambhala 2018. Learn the signs of opioid overdose, what to do, & how to provide life-saving rescue breathing from a certified trainer. 


WEDNESDAY AUGUST 8

8am-12pm: AOE – Dance Parties in line – Party4Health – The Lineup to Get Into Festival Grounds

Hosting dance parties in the line to build the excitement and welcome all guests with music, hugs, and high fives.


10am – End of Festival: AOE – Tickle Trunk Costume Swap – Location TBA

https://www.facebook.com/events/2040374776203655/

STARTING Wednesday morning Aug 8th and going ALL WEEKEND long.
It’s that time of year again!  Clear out your closets, raid your dressers, dig out your stash.

Too many tutus? Sick of the same masks?  Or just wanna help newbies get started with their first Shambhala costume?
Come to the new tent, pick something out, and enjoy!

Drop off any costumes you no longer want or see what pieces you could use yourself.
Swap with others or just leave items in our totes.
Please be kind and just grab what you can use, like your mom says “share with others”
*** PLEASE KEEP THE AREA TIDY ***

Any stuff left over after the festival (MON Aug 13th) will be picked up and stored for next year.


10am – End of Festival: AOE – Shambhala Pride – Location TBA https://www.facebook.com/events/219808918666433/

Running in partnership with the Tickle Trunk Costume Swap and running throughout the festival, Hosted for Shambhala Pride group – This is a chance for members to socialize and get to know other members within the community. Will be taking place at the same location as The Tickle Trunk Costume Swap!


10am – End of Festival: AOE – Shambhala Friends With Anxiety – Location TBA https://www.facebook.com/events/219808918666433/

Running in partnership with the Tickle Trunk Costume Swap and running throughout the festival, Hosted for Shambhala Friends with Anxiety – A safe place to meet new people, share, laugh, cry and hug. Will be taking place at the same location as the Tickle Trunk Costume Swap!


12pm-5pm: AOE – Shambhala 2018 Bass Canyon Meetup  

https://www.facebook.com/events/831824117007757/

This group is for all you awesome (probably a bit crazy, your poor necks) people who are going to both Shambs and Bass Canyon this August!


4pm: SMFE – Naloxone and Overdose Training – Health and Well-Being Zone

Get Overdose and Naloxone Trained at Shambhala 2018. Learn the signs of opioid overdose, what to do, & how to provide life-saving rescue breathing from a certified trainer. 


6pm: AOE – Beginners Dungeons and Dragons game – Wishing Tree
https://www.facebook.com/events/439145033235905/

Welcome to the 2nd annual Shambhala Dungeons and Dragons games! This first event is great for all skill levels participating in a traditional game of Dungeons and Dragons! Please feel free to sign up or stop by and watch!


7:00pm-9:00pm: AOE – Hula hoop workshop – All Levels – Fractal Forest

https://www.facebook.com/events/294981124581133/

Join hosts Elysha Gagné (Hoopeluv) in exploring the basics of Hula hooping. All levels welcome! This is her 4th year hosting Fractal’s sessions and she’s excited to meet you.  You may bring your own hoop or use the practice ones being provided for these workshops. The focus will be for on body and off body hoop tricks as every skill level.


THURSDAY AUGUST 9

AOE – DAY ONESIE – All day, all night, all over the farm bust out your best onesie!

https://www.facebook.com/events/175910896521471/

Join us for the seventh annual day onesie, Shambhala Music Festival 2018! Thursday of Shambhala, all day, all night, get your onesies out!


11am: AOE – GROUP HUG @ Living Room – Living Room Stage

https://www.facebook.com/events/568679300200805/

Get together for some true shambhalove and have a massive group cinnamon bun hug.


12pm: AOE – Shambhala music festival Kandi trading meetup 2018 – Wishing Tree

https://www.facebook.com/events/195969767892887/

Kandi kids! Come one come all, bring your best and be ready to trade! Also if you wanna bring your beads and fixings you can set up a kandi making space (if you’re a newbie- the wishing tree has benches and stuff so it’s a good spot)
And don’t be afraid to come if you don’t have any kandi! Lots of people are normally happy to give you your first few to get you started.


12pm-6pm: AEO – Welcome Camp Clean Beats campers – Party4Health – Camp Clean Beats

Assisting with the Camp Clean Beats potluck and hosting a dance ritual with all incoming campers!


2pm-4pm: SMFE – 3rd Annual Camp Clean Beats Farmily Potluck – Camp Clean Beats

Are you curious about Camp Clean Beats? Want to learn more about partying sober or how to support your friends who do? Please join us for our annual CCB potluck, Thursday Aug 9th from 2pm-4pm. An (optional) meeting will follow for those who are down. Please bring yourself, a dish to share and a dish to eat off of… (but If you can’t bring a dish just bring yourself!)


4pm: SMFE – Naloxone and Overdose Training – Health and Well-Being Zone

Get Overdose and Naloxone Trained at Shambhala 2018. Learn the signs of opioid overdose, what to do, & how to provide life-saving rescue breathing from a certified trainer.


5:45pm-7pm: AOE – Day Onesie Meet-up/Pictures – Muscle Beach

https://www.facebook.com/events/291626351595245/

A meet-up at muscle beach. Walk towards downtown, end at the Wishing Tree and take a group photo together! This is a great way for first-timers to get indoctrinated into the crazy, zany festival and meet new people! Veterans and onesie lovers can embrace breaking free from the mundane and let their inner selves come out to play!


8pm-2am: AOE – Campground Party Tour – Party4Health – All Over Festival Grounds

Organize a mobile dance party through the campgrounds. Facilitate different activities and invite everyone to join. Build excitement for the beginning of the festival. Facilitate fun and engaging activities across the festival grounds. Spread awareness of different party styles, one of which is partying for health (partying optimized for your body / sober).

FRIDAY AUGUST 10

AOE – Finger Puppet Friday and No Tax Saturday at Shambhala 2018

Finger Puppet Friday and No Tax Saturday at Shambhala 2018

Come by our booth and get your free Finger Puppet on Finger Puppet Friday!!! Yeah, you have seen them, or you might even have a few already! If you have one, post a picture of your most loyal and no drama party buddy!! On Saturday, from 8 am until 2 am we pay the PST and GST! Yes, we have to charge the pesky taxes but Saturday is our customer appreciation day at Shambhala!!! (that is a 12% saving!) Looking forward to seeing all you Bolli Bears, their crew is full of love and ready to serve you, so that you can have the best Shambhala experience yet! 


10am: SMFE – Recovery Meetings – Camp Clean Beats

Support for those abstaining from drug and alcohol use – including pot – while at the festival.


12pm-3pm: AOE – ShamJam

https://www.facebook.com/events/909286132566240/

Hosting a jam with a didgeroo and jaw harp. Get together with new souls and exchange vibrations.


2pm-3pm: AOE – Camp Stranger Danger
https://www.facebook.com/events/450463155470994/

Come hang out and meet new and old Strangers alike, and of course have some candy! As they’re missing some key Strangers this year they need to make sure you get extra weird in their absence and get as many Strangers in the photo as they can to share with their Strange Mom show her baby is growing! Photo will be at 2pm sharp!


2pm: SMFE – Recovery Meetings – Camp Clean Beats

Support for those looking for help navigating a friend’s drug/alcohol use at the festival.


3pm-6pm: SMFE – Shambhala Tour

The Salmo local tour.


2pm-4pm: SMFE – Shambhala Parade

Complete with a Samba band and mosaic art, the Shambhala parade is a Friday tradition that bring good vibes to each stage they visit!


2:30pm: AOE – Dungeons and Dragon! – Wish Tree

https://www.facebook.com/events/2234059036621256/

This game is for experienced player only! Players must come ready with their own level 8, 5e compliant character. You may use any and all 5e resources. Players must also come with a magic item. A narrative toy. Something creative that is not to over powered, so “Super mega death swords”


4pm: SMFE – Naloxone and Overdose Training – Health and Well-Being Zone

Get Overdose and Naloxone Trained at Shambhala 2018. Learn the signs of opioid overdose, what to do, & how to provide life-saving rescue breathing from a certified trainer.


4pm-5pm: AOE – Blot Ceremony

https://www.facebook.com/events/1114091382087936/

This is an open invite to those of you seeking to call upon the gods and vaetttir of the forest to join in celebration of a gathering we hold so dear. A coming together of people to share love and joy.


5pm: AOE – Geriatric Raver Takeover – Wish Tree

https://www.facebook.com/events/291663838239089/

Are you Old Skool? Did you wear Phat Pants back in the day? Do you remember John 00 Fleming, Commander Tom, Aphex Twins or The Chemical Brothers? Did you party *before* the turn of the Millennium? Are you getting too old for this shit, but still like to go hard? Join those who have seen more than 3 decades as they party it up. Bring your blue hair, your walkers and your hearing aids. They’ll meet up at the Wish Tree about 5pm. Gotta do it early, you know. Otherwise you may miss Jeopardy! 😉


6:15pm-7:15pm: AOE – 7TH Annual Captain Thomas’ Shamb Virgin Train Tour! – Bass Camp

https://www.facebook.com/events/490630344665316/

A Special guided tour for first timers through Shambhala on AN IMAGINARY TRAIN, led by veteran Shambhassador “Captain Thomas” and some extra special guests! Think of it as an hour of ridiculousness, being exposed to all the stages (GROUP DANCE MOVE), combined with some awesome useful tips, information and secrets about the festival! Join them on a magical train tour through the mystical land of Shambhala on the opening day of all the stages. They will be touring through all the stages at Shambhala Music Festival on an imaginary train and THEY WANT YOU to join them!


7pm: SMFE – Recovery Meetings – Camp Clean Beats

Support for those abstaining from drug and alcohol use – including pot – while at the festival.


8pm-2am: AOE – Full force partying for health! – Party4Health

Limbo, soul train, inflatable boats, free hugs, conga lines. Invite camp clean Beats campers and other guests to join our mobile party crew!


9pm: AOE –  Dirty Bird Takeover Shuffle Meet-Up – Pagoda Stage

https://www.facebook.com/events/208455736405993/

A meetup at Pagoda stage to shuffle and meet fellow shufflers while the Dirtybird takeover provides house beats.


SATURDAY AUGUST 11

3:30am – DDD Meetup – The Village Stage

https://www.facebook.com/events/443076232875651/?active_tab=about

Time for the DDD Squad to assemble before the guys hit The Village Stage. They will be meeting up 30 minutes before their set to grab a group photo so be sure you’re rocking you’re favorite Deep Dark & Dangerous/Truth gear. Meet up will be outside The Village, just look for the DDD flag.


10am: SMFE – Recovery Meetings – Camp Clean Beats

Support for those abstaining from drug and alcohol use – including pot – while at the festival.


10:45am-2:00pm August 12 – AOE – Pokemon Go Community Day Eevent! – Shams Region -Showers

https://www.facebook.com/events/2050146291663318/

Get together and catch some shiny Eevee! Word is that the showers are the only pokestop in town so meet up at 1045 and catch em all! Rumor has it there will be pokes and team rocket costumes out there so feel free to show em off at the Eevent!


12pm-4pm: AOE – Facilitate riverbank Dance party, and dance party outside of Pagoda – Party4Health

Engaging guests about safe partying while dancing the day away all over the festival site!

1:30pm – AOE – Shambhala naked mile – Muscle Beach

Shambhala naked mile

It’s time to show your stuff and run it across country for all the people to gaze in awe at. We’ll meet up at muscle beach, exchange notes and then migrate across the land of shamblam. Promote body positivity with your birthday suits and open the minds of the weak up to a few moments without clothing and barriers and may it all bring us closer together as a whole.


2pm: SMFE – Recovery Meetings – Camp Clean Beats

Support for those looking for help navigating a friend’s drug/alcohol use at the festival.


2pm-3pm: AOE – Poi Workshop – Beginner – Wishing Tree

https://www.facebook.com/events/256412621836993/

This workshop will deal with basic moves like weaves and butterfly. Depending on skill levels we can work on buzzs saws, windmills and possibly even fountains too! The creator will have a few but not many extra sets so preferably bring your own or borrow from someone because they are first come first serve. The location will be set that day but assume it will be somewhere in behind by the wishing tree! This workshop will start at 2:30 but created the event so it alerts u early enough to finish what you’re doing.


4pm: SMFE – Naloxone and Overdose Training – Health and Well-Being Zone

Get Overdose and Naloxone Trained at Shambhala 2018. Learn the signs of opioid overdose, what to do, & how to provide life-saving rescue breathing from a certified trainer.


4pm-5pm: AOE – Poi Workshop: Intermediate – Advanced But Beginners Can Come Too – Wishing Tree

https://www.facebook.com/events/858185667724127/

Hey flowmies! Here is an advanced workshop that they’ve created so that every level can learn these advanced techniques. What you will be learning is basic sticky hybrids! These hybrids are called sticky because your hand and the ball create an illusion that makes it look like the poi are connected to your hand! The creator will have limited supply of extra poi so please try to bring your own! This workshop will most likely happen somewhere around the wishing tree but will announced the day of! This workshop will start at 4:30. Just giving you some time to finish whatever your doing at the time!


5pm-7pm: AOE – Sailor Scout Saturday 2018 – Wish Tree

https://www.facebook.com/events/208455736405993/

COME ONE, COME ALL! All Sailor Moon Universe Characters/ gender benders and splices encouraged!!! Bring out the magical person in you! They usually meet up at 5pm for fun stuff then photos at 6pm sharp at the wishing tree! They will have a photographer at our meeting time and location. This is of course an all day event so don’t be afraid to frolic in your cosplay!


7pm: SMFE – Recovery Meetings – Camp Clean Beats

Support for those abstaining from drug and alcohol use – including pot – while at the festival.


 SUNDAY AUGUST 12

10am: SMFE – Recovery Meetings – Camp Clean Beats

Support for those abstaining from drug and alcohol use – including pot – while at the festival


11am-1:00pm: AOE – Hula hoop workshop – All Levels – Fractal Forest

https://www.facebook.com/events/202324847126232/

Explore the basics of hooping. You may bring your own hoop or use the practice ones being provided for these workshops. The focus will be for on body and off body hoop tricks as every skill level.


2pm: SMFE – Recovery Meetings – Camp Clean Beats

Support for those looking for help navigating a friend’s drug/alcohol use at the festival.


3pm-6pm: SMFE – Shambhala Tour

The tour for officials on site.


4pm: SMFE – Naloxone and Overdose Training – Health and Well-Being Farm

Get Overdose and Naloxone Trained at Shambhala 2018. Learn the signs of opioid overdose, what to do, & how to provide life-saving rescue breathing from a certified trainer.


5pm-6pm: AOE – Dam Fur meet in the Forest 2 – Fractal Forest

https://www.facebook.com/events/250993888959554/

This is a meet and greet for all the people that have a Dam Fur or any other Spirit hood or furry animal. A group photo will take place, meet at the benches in Fractal Forest just off of  downtown.


7pm: SMFE – Recovery Meetings – Camp Clean Beats

Support for those abstaining from drug and alcohol use – including pot – while at the festival


10:30pm-12am: – AOE – BTSM CHURCH Meet Up – Pagoda Stage

https://www.facebook.com/events/644596659253950/

A meet-up for all BTSM fans during their set. A chance to connect and socialize with each other while dancing at Pagoda

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