Slate Shindig Après-Race: 18:00-Midnight
Wind down after your mountain challenges with our ‘Après-Race’. Enjoy Cumbrian food and live music from two of our favourite local bands surrounded by some of the most spectacular mountain scenery in the Lake District. Bringing their blues, funk and soul grooves to the fells Bowie, Beak and Powney start the evening followed by The Kasios with a mix of popular covers bound to get everyone up and dancing.
Included in your Slate Shindig ticket is one beer/soft drink and a locally sourced Hog Roast (vegetarian options available) available from 18:00-20:00.
Ticket: £25 (in advance), £35 (on the day)
In partnership with Fluid Productions and Buttermere Paragliding Bash
Get ready for MOUNTAIN YOGA! For the first time ever, join us at Honister Slate Mine on Friday 19th July at 7pm or Saturday 20th July at 8am for yoga sessions surrounded by the mountains.
£7pp and to book just email firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday night Yoga @ 7pm
Ease into the weekend with a 75min Yin Yoga session perfect for all levels. A gentle practice connecting you to your breath, your body and to yourself.. relaxing and grounding the body, while immersed deep in nature! In the last 15 mins Crystal sound bowls will be played to drop your body and mind into a state of deep relaxation. An ancient healing art from India and Nepal, the frequencies made from playing the bowls are used to heal the energetic systems of the body. A perfect ending to your week.
Saturday Morning Yoga @ 8am
Awaken and get your energy flowing with a revitalising Vinyassa Flow Yoga session. Let your breath guide you as we flow through standing and seated postures to open up the body and start your day off perfectly. All levels. In the last 15 mins Crystal sound bowls will be played to drop your body and mind into a state of deep relaxation. An ancient healing art from India and Nepal, the frequencies made from playing the bowls are used to heal the energetic systems of the body. A perfect beginning to your weekend.
Reiki and reflexology holistic treatments will be offered throughout the day.
Price: £15 for 25 minutes. Must be purchased in advance and can not be done on the day. Please email email@example.com to book your slot.
Mountain Massage Therapies will be offering post event sports massages.
Price: £10 for 10 minutes, purchased on the day. Cash only.
Parking is £5 per car if booked in advance, on the gate it is £7.50 per car.
Car parking Is limited so please car share where possible, alternative parking is available in Seatoller with a 20-minute walk up the pass to us
We are on the Stagecoach bus route 77/77A and buses pass us frequently on Saturdays as well as stopping at Seatoller.
Stagecoach will be running an additional evening bus facility from Honister to Keswick so you don’t have to bring your car up the pass.
Local taxi/ Minibus companies will also travel to our site.
Overnight Campervan parking is available for people attending the Slate Shindig at a charge of £15 per vehicle. This must be pre-booked and is not available on the day. No campfires, tents, gazebos or awnings allowed, please take away everything you bring.