Journal

December 23, 2019 | Winter Solstice presented by Humble Bloom

The Winter Solstice curated space celebrated the spirit of the season, from the minds at Humble Bloom. The experience occurred over 5 days with a canna-curious marketplace of our favorite lifestyle brands with evening programming.

DECEMBER 18TH – 22 | CURATED MARKETPLACE

Featuring:

@vedawarrior @unplugged_essentials @ourtreaty   @tonic_cbd @thehouseofpuff  @bk_floral_delight @dropping_seeds @thebrooklynbotanica @redustudios @leaf_and_wood @takearecess @whiteclaw ⁣⁣@Milène.Jardine.Chocolatier @thaibrooklyn @sheabrand @prestodoctor_official @p.u.s.s.y.w.e.e.d @ardentllc @lkremedies @cannastyle @laundryday.co @heysamanthajones @smellveil @lilithastrology

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18 | SMOKES & JOKES

Featuring:

@smokesandjokescomedy A floating comedy show with some of the best local talent and a couple famous drop-ins created by, @ohenecornelius featuring @yemicomedy, @amandavannos, @lazrivero, @chanel__ali , and the Daily Show writer @randallotistv  Additional performances by  @kitapmusic, @parnhashnakovsky  and @saintwlf.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19 | TREATY + TONIC HIGHER DINING

A conscious consumption dinner for 40 individuals sponsored by our friends at Treaty + Tonic featuring a discussion with New York industry leaders around crafting, growing, harvesting and sourcing local and small. Food provided by Higher Dining with wine provided by House of Puff  and dessert by Brooklyn Floral Delight. Special performance by Denitia and words by Shadenia Sivad Gorgeous gift bag included. Drinks by Goldthread, Recess, and Whiteclaw Hard Seltzer.

@ourtreaty + @tonic_cbd @higherdining @thehouseofpuff @bk_floral_delight , @denitiadenitia @shadeniasivad

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20 | UNPLUGGED ESSENTIALS FLOW STATE

Training our body + mind for optimal performance discussion with a movement led experience to explore how modalities and tools such as CBD, movement, meditation, music and dance help you achieve a state of flow and why it’s important. Movement moment led by Benjamin Hemmer Liu @benhemmer, breath work with Kathleen Booker @iamkathleenbooker , and conversation featuring Unplugged Essentials Founder Kevin Rose Jr. and psychotherapist Julie  Schuck @superjulie2000, moderated by Humble Bloom Co- Founder Danniel Swatosh.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21 | SHIMMER SECRETS

A group exhibition featuring Abby Cheney, Rachel Gisela Cohen, Erika Sabel, and Nandan Sam He curated by Morgan Everhart.

@morgan_everhart featuring @abby__cheney, @rachelcohenstudio, Erika Sabel @rikisabes, and Nan Dan Sam He @smmmmmart

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21 | WINTER SOLSTICE PARTY

The winter solstice is a significant time of year in many cultures and has been marked by festivals and rituals. It occurs when one of the Earth’s poles has its maximum tilt away from the Sun. Music gifted by @radiantreveries ‪and @vibesbytory. ‪Other cosmic surprises like @LilithAstrology sprinkled throughout the evening.⁣⁣ Drinks by @takearecess + @whiteclaw ⁣⁣

 

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 22 | VEDA WARRIOR SCIENCE + SPIRIT

Introducing ancient solutions, combined with modern science to manage stress. Ayurveda is the oldest medical science on our planet— it originates from the same ancient body of knowledge as yoga, known as the Vedas— and has traditionally used cannabis as part of a wellness ritual combined with yoga, meditation and breathing exercises. Conversation with Veda Warrior Founder Smrita Choubey + movement with Lit Yoga™ Teacher Jamel West. Drinks by Dropping Seeds, Goldthread and Recess.

@vedawarrior @lityoga @modality.yoga @takearecess and @drinkgoldthread

Special Thanks To:

REDU, DoNYC, Veda Warrior, Unplugged Essentials, Treaty, Tonic, Feuerstein Kulick, and Goldthread @redustudios @donewyorkcity @vedawarrior @unplugged_essentials @ourtreaty + @tonic_cbd

Photos by Didem Civginoglu