Forums > Events, Performances and Gatherings > Southern Lights 2007 15-17th june (New Forest Fire Gathering)

Login/Join to Participate
Page: 1234...16
Mynci
Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...
Member Since: 27th Apr 2005
Total posts: 8737
Posted:OK People, Yesterday the Venue was confirmed for our little festival / Gathering.



Southern Lights 2007 Info



Dates are 15-17 June

(unfortunately clashes with Uberparis but Rob has been told off for this minor transgression)



Venue is Holton Lee (near Poole) in Dorset



Max Capacity is 250 people



Stuff going on / planned

Big Marquee

Music (bands / DJ) until 11 pm (then PA down by camp site until late although quieter)

Workshops (anybody who wants to run one let me know)

Fire spinning Area

Bonfire (was planned for camp fires but we are pushing for one or the other)

BBQ

Open Mic sessions

Morning Forest Yoga

Nature walks

other stuff to be confirmed wink



price is looking like 25 in advance a bit more on the door



maps and routes will be provided and it is about 1 mile from the nearest train station and a bus stops opposite the entrance.



let me know if you are interested, bring your drums biggrin



more info to follow...



Tickets available HERE



Directions and details Here (this bit will be updated a bit closer to the time so no-one gets lost wink

EDITED_BY: Mynci (1171402350)


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

Delete Topic

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:Mynci, count me and baby Lee in... biggrin Not going to book tickets just yet though, scoz we're hard and we like to live dangerously ubblol Have missed you guys.

"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

_Aime_
_Aime_

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Hastings
Member Since: 2nd Jan 2004
Total posts: 4172
Posted: Written by: blu_valley


Mynci, count me and baby Lee in... biggrin



biggrin bounce
(havnt seen you in an age missy! hug)


Delete

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:I know! hug You're like, totally all growed up now and everything arn't you ?:D Can't wait. We will be organising a spin in Brighton before this anyway, so come down and see us yes? Will let you know once we sort it out hug

"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

_Aime_
_Aime_

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Hastings
Member Since: 2nd Jan 2004
Total posts: 4172
Posted:Totally growed up and everything indeed! And I can drive-ish...

Second lesson this afternoon biggrin



I smell the beginnings of a convoy...



offtopic

Hows the new house?


Delete

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:Offtopic offshmoppic, so far we will all be able to drive but theres no cars no cars ubblol I'm not getting another one either...waaaay to much hassle with the last one, I am going to be depending on the kindness of strangers from now on smile

Back on topic: I can feel in my bones that southern lights is going to be good, excellent name, very good chi. biggrin


"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

_Aime_
_Aime_

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Hastings
Member Since: 2nd Jan 2004
Total posts: 4172
Posted:Oo yes I forgot the little beast got scraped! frown
I'll have had 28 lessons by the end of may..gives me 15 days to pass my test..and mum is providing me with a cheap 'throw-away' car sometime soon, so I may be driving up and brighton is convieniently en-route biggrin

Having said that I'm probably going to be one of these people that takes 3 years to pass rolleyes


Delete

Mynci
Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...
Member Since: 27th Apr 2005
Total posts: 8737
Posted:i took 2 attempts to pass buttdidn't have any lessons in between.

ok people ifyou want to help with workshops etc please either sendus an e-mail

southern-lights@flamefireshows.com

or tell us what workshop you are willing to help with or want to see HERE on our workshop forum

it may meander off topic occasionally but hey we're all used to that ubblol


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

Delete

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:Ive already said on FLAME that I will help out if I make it (blatantly will). But remember: lazy...short attention span... F F F. biggrin

"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

MikefromGlos
MikefromGlos

Hitman
Location: Gloucester England
Member Since: 10th Jul 2006
Total posts: 985
Posted:WEll somones already doing a devil stick workshop so i cant offer that lol... And i am no good at poi or anything else lol

he he i am mike the amazing gloscircus person who is mike.

Officaly an exception to the Poi Boys are Girls Thing

Delete

Mynci
Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...
Member Since: 27th Apr 2005
Total posts: 8737
Posted:you are more than welcome to help out wink the guy doing the workshop has been press ganged into it as he is supposed to organising the workshop timetable and is the only person we knew who did devil stick ubblol

A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

Delete

sichainey
enthusiast
Location: bournemouth/dorset/uk
Member Since: 30th Nov 2004
Total posts: 242
Posted:Well its only took me 4 Years!!! to sort my homeofpoi password out! anyways I will definatly be going

Delete

_Stix_
_Stix_

Pooh-Bah
Location: la-la land
Member Since: 15th Feb 2002
Total posts: 2419
Posted:I just got my ticket - two weekends before my birthday - might as well start celebrating then.. woo hoo.

I honour you as an aspect of myself..

You are never to old to storm a bouncey castle..

Delete

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:le *bump*

"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

MikefromGlos
MikefromGlos

Hitman
Location: Gloucester England
Member Since: 10th Jul 2006
Total posts: 985
Posted:well i do devilstick lol... if i get there i will def do a workshop on it for u if that makes ur life easyer mynci....

he he i am mike the amazing gloscircus person who is mike.

Officaly an exception to the Poi Boys are Girls Thing

Delete

sichainey
enthusiast
Location: bournemouth/dorset/uk
Member Since: 30th Nov 2004
Total posts: 242
Posted:******UPDATE*******
It looks like weve landed ourself a Psy-Trance dj for the night in the open field providing it doesnt p*ss down.
And so far ive got to say going by tickets sales its proving that females are far more organised than us men! with all tickets so far purchased by the ladies....Get in!!!


Delete

_Aime_
_Aime_

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Hastings
Member Since: 2nd Jan 2004
Total posts: 4172
Posted:ubblol

Delete

sichainey
enthusiast
Location: bournemouth/dorset/uk
Member Since: 30th Nov 2004
Total posts: 242
Posted:******UPDATE*******
Were looking at getting some permanent games onsite, so were after suggestions so we can sort them out with the budget.
Possible ideas

* Volley ball court (also can be used for devilstick STD Stick Toss of Death)
* Croquet (if thats how its spelt!?)
* Bowls


Delete

Mynci
Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...
Member Since: 27th Apr 2005
Total posts: 8737
Posted:wink and juggle volley

and don't make it sound cool, I know your talking about jolly-stick ubblol


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

Delete

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:Oooh, well posh innit? ubblol

"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

_Stix_
_Stix_

Pooh-Bah
Location: la-la land
Member Since: 15th Feb 2002
Total posts: 2419
Posted:my friend shelly is coming with me.. yey!

I honour you as an aspect of myself..

You are never to old to storm a bouncey castle..

Delete

Mynci
Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...
Member Since: 27th Apr 2005
Total posts: 8737
Posted:cool bounce biggrin

right I have posted a preliminary workshop breakdown on the web pages now, I think there will be a couple of swaps otherwise I won't get a break on the sunday ubblol but if anybody wants to help with one of the workshops or has a better Idea send me a PM tongue


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

Delete

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:Is there an easy way to get from the train station to the venue? I've probably got a lift, but flakeability level is fairly high, so just want to know, just incase. biggrin

"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

sichainey
enthusiast
Location: bournemouth/dorset/uk
Member Since: 30th Nov 2004
Total posts: 242
Posted:I would say its around a mile, maybe a little more from the train station..... unless you go off road! then its proberly about 3/4 of a mile. Wouldnt recommend that tho you may get bitten by an adder or shunted from a deer!!

Delete

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:Ah, but is it a straight road or are there twists and turns? Is there the option of a bus? Is the road skateboard frindly? Is it uphill or downhill?

"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

sichainey
enthusiast
Location: bournemouth/dorset/uk
Member Since: 30th Nov 2004
Total posts: 242
Posted:the path you take is the classic L shape...end of the road then hanga right.... tell you what text lee when you get in and i will pick you up!

Delete

Mynci
Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...
Member Since: 27th Apr 2005
Total posts: 8737
Posted:see aren't we nice wink

A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

Delete

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:Awww shucks...thanks Guys hug biggrin



This tequila thingy has me well excited ubblol..and the fest itself too... wink


"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

Mynci
Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...
Member Since: 27th Apr 2005
Total posts: 8737
Posted:well we have confirmation from 2 Canadians now coming over to teach workshops.

Yoyo & Hoop, both very experienced I'll try and get some more news together, we had a meeting last night and all is going roughly to plan maybe getting a giant Jenga set as well for the sheer hell of it ubblol

I will put some pictures up soon of the site (stolen from google Earth so people can get an idea of the size of the site and it's location.


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

Delete

blu_valley
blu_valley

fluffy mess
Location: Brighton
Member Since: 8th Apr 2005
Total posts: 197
Posted:bounce Ooooh, Hoop!! biggrin

I will learn stick and hoop this year!


"I want to know if you can see beauty even when it's not pretty, every day,and if you can source your own life from its presence.." - Oriah Mountain Dreamer

Delete

sichainey
enthusiast
Location: bournemouth/dorset/uk
Member Since: 30th Nov 2004
Total posts: 242
Posted:The hoop girl and Yo-Yo boy are coming over from Canada...were lucky to get them because by all accounts they are extremely good!!!
The fire yo-yo will be on display to which sounds interesting!

We also have a 12 piece fire team coming down from Wales.... they mentioned a fire jousting display whilst riding fire unicycles!?
I have no idea!!!!???


Delete

Page: 1234...16

Similar Topics

Using the keywords [southern light* 2007 15 17th june forest gathering] we found the following similar topics.
1. Forums > Southern Lights 2007 15-17th june (New Forest Fire Gathering) [459 replies]
2. Learn > DVD Previews > COL series > Circles of Light 2007 *help/resource compilation of members videos from 2007  each year we ask for...
3. Forums > Southern Lights Circus and Street Arts Festival 2010 [56 replies]
4. Learn > DVD Previews > COL series > COL History e-book *help/resource circles of light col is a phenomenon inextricably...
5. Forums > How many board members does it take... [32 replies]

     Show more..