Rumsey Playfield, 69th St, mid-park, Central Park
New York City, New York

Health Magazine to Host Largest Outdoor Yoga Festival
in New York's Central Park on Saturday, September 29
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Singer Joan Osborne to Perform
Celebrity Yoga Personality Sara Ivanhoe to Teach Classes
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L'Oreal is Presenting Sponsor of Event
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Partial Proceeds to Benefit the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund and
Step Up Women's Network

New York, NY (Tuesday, July 17, 2007) - Health magazine will host the largest outdoor yoga festival in New York's Central Park on Saturday, September 29th. The magazine is partnering with YogaWorks, the largest family of yoga centers in America, to present "Here Comes the Sun," an all-day, outdoor yoga event to be held in Rumsey Playfield.

"Here Comes the Sun," the first-ever outdoor yoga festival in Central Park, will feature expert yoga instructors teaching a variety of themed classes for all levels such as Yoga for Better Sleep and Vinyasa Detox Flow. Celebrity yoga personality Sara Ivanhoe will teach classes throughout the day. Four interactive Lotus Lounge spaces will offer massages, mini-makeovers, food and beverage sampling, one-on-one nutrition consultations and more.

The festival will culminate with a live performance by Grammy-nominated singer Joan Osborne. Osborne's new album, Breakfast in Bed, is in stores now.

The event's presenting sponsor is L'Oreal. Other sponsors include Lean Cuisine, Sealy, Quaker's Simple Harvest, the Almond Board and NBTY. Food and beverages will be provided by Josie's restaurant. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $25 or for $30 the day of the event. Partial proceeds will benefit the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. For more information on the event, go to:

$25 in advance or $30 the day of the event.

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Added by FullCalendar on September 10, 2007


Elisa - HipMom

can't wait! bought my ticket a while ago. This should be great!