UTICA — A primary-of-its-kind occasion specializing in aware consuming, meditation and ecstatic dance is coming to raise the consciousness of Utica.
Embodied. Utica — A Culinary Journey By means of the Chakras and Ecstatic Dance, is a drug- and alcohol-free occasion that may happen at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11, at 171 Occasions in Utica.
The occasion will start with herbal-infused tonics and elixirs designed to liven the senses, adopted by a fine-dining expertise wherein friends will likely be guided by way of dishes specifically crafted to activate the physique’s seven chakras. It would culminate in an ecstatic dance session helmed by DJ Ease One, which is able to characteristic music particularly chosen to maneuver power inside the physique, launch blockages and renew a way of peace inside.
In an effort to carry a brand new kind of expertise to Oneida County, occasion host Chelan Vanno, a skilled yoga teacher and meditation information, has curated a particular night that may present attendees with a substitute for conventional nightlife.
“In a distraction-filled society, it’s crucial that we step again from the psychological chaos and faucet into the delicate sensations that make us human,” Vanno mentioned. “I’ve given cautious consideration to the small print of the night to offer these in attendance with area for the exploration of power and intention. My hope is that by attending this occasion, folks can reconnect to their our bodies and discover stability within the current second.”
Drink choices for the night will embrace: vanilla earl gray mocktail, rosemary pear mocktail, grapefruit thyme mocktail, cucumber lime lavender spritzer, elderberry fizz, iced golden milk turmeric latte, espresso, espresso, tea and water.
The tasting menu will embrace: beet ravioli with mascarpone thyme filling, candy potato crostini with goat cheese and pomegranate, yellow gazpacho with entire wheat bread, cheddar cups with avocado feta mousse, lavender plum baklava, Harmony grape sorbet, juniper-spiced chocolate hazelnut cookie.
Tickets are $88 and have to be bought previous to the occasion at https://embodiedUtica.eventbrite.com.
For extra info, go to https://www.facebook.com/events/470005445319471.
Seating is restricted to 100 attendees, and ticket gross sales will shut on Sunday, Feb. 5.