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Midsummer’s Dream

The first thing I saw upon stepping out of the car was Yoda hanging off this guy. DSC_2482

I knew immediately that the night was going to be awesome.

Midsummer’s Dream was surreal. I was blown away by the creativity and high energy directed into one of the best art festivals Prince George has ever seen.

The afternoon started with free workshops: live sketch of a nude model, gorgeous silk belly dancing, hula-hooping gypsies and break dancing gurus.

Everybody was hugging, laughing, dancing like no tomorrow.

The yogi in me adored the peace-lovin’ vibe paired with wild, sexy beats.

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… And the decor was unreal.

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Midsummer’s Dream is the kind of festival where you feel an instant camaraderie with everyone you see, where you smile at strangers for no particular reason and start spontaneous hula-hoop dance-offs.

I won, for the record. ;)

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There were artists tucked across open grounds, settling into nooks and crannies to create.

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And don’t even get me started on the music…

The beat was contagious. 

I shook and shimmied all sunset long. It was impossible not to dance!

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The scent of carefree youth soaked into the night. The crowds were crazy and blissfully free.

This was a dream, a very good dream.

~ Sufey

PS. Gratitude to lovely Carolyn for inviting me and to the org comm for a superb job done. x