Loveland, CO (PRWEB) May 12, 2011
Workshops on drumming, drum circles and drum performances will occur throughout the day and evening during this weekend festival celebrating summer. Activities and workshops include: Beginning Djun-Djun Drumming, with Gregg Hansen; Drum Building with Stephen Kroll and drum builder Steve Lange, who has built West African-style percussion instruments since 1992; Belly Dancing and performance with Rio from Satori Dance Studio; Learn the Didgeridoo with George Brown; Native American flute with Bill Grindle; and Drumming as a Spiritual Practice with Keith Hancock.
Saturday evening performances, held in The Dome at Sunrise Ranch, a beautiful 400-seat venue, include: Kalliope and DjO Djembe Orchestra. Outdoors will be Fire Spinners and dance performances around the one-of-kind fire ring, which is a must-see highlight of the Heart Beat and Dance Festival,
Families are encouraged to attend the Heart Beat Drum and Dance Festival to participate in the wide variety of activities and to stay overnight in comfortable indoor accommodations or to camp. Meals are included in one of the many packages available for purchase online at http://www.SunriseRanch.org or by calling 1-877-786-0078. Children under 5 years old are free.
Sunrise Ranch is a Spiritual Center located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, west of Loveland, near Masonville.
“Last year, this festival was such a fun, creative time,” says Helena Barrera, spokeswoman for Sunrise Ranch. “I can’t wait to welcome more people to this unique and beautiful place with a weekend of music-making, dancing, and the spirit of community.”
Sunrise Ranch offers programs for renewal, learning, and transformation and is an ideal venue for personal retreats, workshops, conferences, or weddings.
For more information on The Sunrise Ranch Heart Beat and Drum Festival, contact Sunrise Ranch by calling 1-877-786-0078 or e-mailing guestservices(at)SunriseRanch(dot)org. Connect with Sunrise Ranch on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SunriseRanchSpiritualRetreatCenter