Music, Mantra & Vinyasa

Friday, April 26 - Sunday, April 28, 2019 | Friday 1pm-Sunday after lunch | $400-$545 based on room occupancy | Register


with Andrea Creel & Ben Wolfgang

Escape to the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains for an unforgettable weekend of music, yoga, horses, and nature! This relaxing spring getaway includes freshly made vegetarian meals, lodging in shared or private rooms, and a variety of yoga, meditation, and musical experiences that will leave you feeling refreshed, renewed, and uplifted.

Retreat begins Friday at 1 p.m. and concludes Sunday after lunch.

This all-inclusive retreat includes:

  • early morning guided mantra meditation practices
  • special mantra workshop with Andrea
  • live music vinyasa classes; lullaby restorative yoga; call-and-response chanting
  • Saturday night music jam under the stars (weather permitting) with s’mores around the fire pit
  • organic, vegetarian meals made with love (weekend includes 6 meals and many healthy & delicious snacks)
  • 2 nights accommodations at Galleywinter Farm (pricing depends on room choice)

One Day Only Options*:

Friday - 2 yoga classes & 1 meal: $85
Saturday - 1 guided meditation, 2 yoga/movement classes, 1 meditation workshop, evening sing-a-long, 3 meals & snacks: $150
Sunday - 1 guided meditation, 1 yoga class, 2 meals: $95
*(No lodging/accomodations provided for one day only options.)

There will also be plenty of free time during the weekend to indulge in other activities of your choice, including:

Self-guided nature walks, journaling, reading, relaxing in the garden, taking a long nap, admiring the horses and bucolic scenery

Questions:  about the retreat, please email Andrea Creel at

More Info and Room Options:

Andrea Creel is a yoga instructor and singer who loves sharing her passions with others!  Andrea has been teaching yoga since 2005 and is known for her intuitive and creatively sequenced vinyasa flow that emphasizes mindfulness, breath, and alignment and often incorporates aspects of yoga philosophy, chanting, and meditation.   She has studied kirtan (call-and-response chanting) with nationally known kirtan artists David Newman (Durga Das) and Wynne Paris, and studied mantra meditation with Namadeva Thomas Ashley Farrand.  From 2010-2011, Andrea led kirtans throughout the Washington, D.C. area as part of The Shaktis, D.C.'s first and only all- female kirtan group.  She is on the teacher training faculty at extendYoga in Rockville, MD where she has taught mantra and chanting to teacher trainees since 2015. Andrea is also the founder of Shining Kids Yoga which is one of the leading providers of kids yoga classes in Maryland.

Ben Wolfgang is a musician, writer, and yogi.  With more than 15 years' experience as a singer, songwriter and guitarist, critics have called his music "electric with life and energy," "rich and original," and "uplifting and inspiring." Ben will bring his entrancing guitar melodies to our weekend during live-music yoga classes.