Can you believe it's already the holiday season? It feels like just yesterday we were all gathered on the New Haven Green, rocking out to the awesome tunes of Stout or dancing along to the smooth grooves of O'Sound. Festival 2023 taught us all how to RISE above all, with ART being our superpower! The 2023 Festival celebrated self-determination and transformational creativity, powered by the ART we share in community.
In the sprit of Festival 2023 we've handpicked a selection of unique and inspiring gifts, podcasts, streaming music selections and experiences to help bring 2023 to a RISE-ing conclusion. So sit back, relax, and let's dive into this artsy extravaganza!
Travel the world from your own kitchen with Chef Hari Pulapaka:
Chef Hari Pulapaka’s cooking demo at the Café Vincenzo was one of the highlights of Festival 2023. If you missed it, you can rewatch it all here - DREAMING IN SPICE FROM MARRAKECH
His cooking transported us other worlds! Are you craving a taste of adventure but can't hop on a plane right now? Well, Chef Hari Pulapaka has got you covered! With his expertise in global cuisine and passion for culinary experiences, he'll help you travel the world from the comfort of your own kitchen.
Chef Hari Pulapaka is known for his innovative and travel-inspired recipes that bring the flavors of different cultures right to your plate. Whether you're dreaming of indulging in aromatic spices from India or savoring the rich flavors of Mediterranean cuisine, Chef Hari's recipes will transport your taste buds to far-off lands.
So why wait? Grab your apron and embark on a gastronomic journey with Chef Hari Pulapaka. Discover the joy of cooking at home while experiencing the wonders of world cuisine - no passport required!
Make your own rockin' Festival 2023 Playlist or jam out to ours!
Hey there music lovers! Do you have a road trip coming up and are looking to create the ultimate festival playlist for 2023? We've got you covered with some incredible artists that will make your ears dance. Get ready to groove to the sounds of Matthew Whitaker, Angelique Kidjo, Keila Myles & Stout just to name a few. Create your own playlist or check out our curated playlist on Spotify and let the good vibes flow!
Don't forget to turn up the volume and get lost in the magic of these amazing artists. Enjoy!
Ideas Keynote speaker, Baratunde Thurston inspired us all reimagine “citizen” as a verb and reclaim our collective power. The latest episode of his hit podcast, How to Citizen, addresses the peril and promise of AI. (Another Festival 2023 Ideas hot topic!) Take some time this holiday season to kick back, grab a cup of coffee, and get ready to become the ultimate citizen with Baratunde Thurston!
Soak Up Some Black Earth Wisdom with Leah Penniman
As 2023 comes to a close who's not looking download a wealth of wisdom and some soulful conversations? Look no further than 2023 Visionary Leadership Awardee, Leah Penniman, a remarkable Black environmentalist who is making waves in the world of sustainable farming and social justice. With her unique perspective and deep connection to the land, Leah is a powerful voice that inspires and educates on topics ranging from regenerative agriculture to racial equity.
Download some Black Earth Wisdom with Leah Penniman today and embark on a transformative journey towards understanding our role in healing both the earth and ourselves. Let her words guide you towards meaningful action as we strive for a more inclusive and environmentally conscious world.
Hey there, festival lovers! Are you missing your favorite festival music, art, dance, theater and general good vibes? Well, guess what? You can now show your festival spirit year-round with our amazing Festival Store!
So don't let the fun end when the last note fades away. Visit our Festival Store today and keep the festival spirit alive all year long! Get ready to dance like nobody's watching and spread great art and big ideas wherever you go. Let's keep the party going!
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