Mindful Mann 2018 is a new well-being festival being held this summer at the Community Farm, a creative green space on the outskirts of Douglas.

What is it?

The one-day event takes place on Saturday 30th June and has been organised by Mindfulness Teacher Mike Kewley, to celebrate and promote wellbeing, spirituality and mental health on the Island, and features a wide range of talks, workshops and family activities to inspire and transform the way in which we experience ourselves, and the world.Special guests, Authors and Keynote Speakers from the UK will be visiting to share their wisdom, including Transpersonal Psychologist and Best-Selling Author Steve Taylor, Sufi Teacher Zahir Khan, Psychotherapist and Yogi, Nicole Schnackenberg, Nathan Godolphin a Teacher of Non-duality, Fiona McAuley a Teacher of Embodied Movement, and Graham Clucas, Founder of Manx Mental Health Charity Quing.

Who will be there?

Well known local teachers will also be offering open-classes and workshops, including Yoga Teachers, Heidi Danaher, Sue Woolley, Esther Jones, Aoife Belle and Janet Bradley from the Shine Om Yoga Studio, Meditation and Mindfulness Teachers Richard Cox and Julie Bibby, Women’s Health Specialist Rachel Kermeen, Luke Adebiyi from Lloyd’s Bank, and Lorcan O’Mahoney from new Mental Health talking circle, Headland.There will also be live music from Andy North, guitar virtuoso Pete Lumb and Biskee Brisht (winners of the Arrane Son Mannin 2018), art and creativity with Billee Saade, writing for well-being with Janet Lees, Oriental Dance from Gwenael LaSirene, and an Indian Kirtan music workshop.

Food and drink will be provided by Island favourites Flo the Coffee Van, Secret Pizza Company, Mother T’s Chai Stall, Happy Cows Vegan Bakery and Rosa’s Pantry.With themes ranging from spirituality to Mental Health and Community Wellbeing, Mindful Mann promises to be an inspiring day out, promoting positive change, community spirit and an inclusive worldview.

How do I get tickets?

Tickets are £25.00 (Under 16’s go free) and can be purchased online at www.myfreemind.org or by searching Mindful Mann 2018 on Facebook.var bannersnack_embed = {“hash”:”bcnfg8l3x”,”width”:672,”height”:280,”t”:1548687461,”userId”:38193901,”responsive”:true,”type”:”html5″};//cdn.bannersnack.com/iframe/embed.js