PESCADERO, CA

FRIENDSGIVING RETREAT

NOVEMBER 5TH-7TH 2022

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Women's Retreat
Celebrating Friendship

Getaway with your closest friends and enjoy a weekend of fun, relaxation, connection and creative workshops on the coast of California. November is the perfect fall month to reunite and connect with the friends you hold dear before the busyness of the holidays. We have put together a fun weekend of relaxing festivities, so you don't have to do the planning. Join us Sunday only, the main retreat day or take advantage of weekend accommodations and added events on Saturday.

Costanoa Lodge

 We are excited to be hosting this retreat at Costanoa Lodge in Pescadero, CA. Pescadero is located between Half Moon Bay, CA and Santa Cruz, CA. Costanoa has a gorgeous property along the coast of California within walking distance of the beach. The grounds at Costanoa are absolutely breathtaking, just being on the property is a retreat in itself!  In addition to the beautiful grounds, Costanoa has a plenty to enjoy. Including two restaurants and a gift shop. You can spend part of your day exploring the scenic hiking and biking trails and relaxing on the beach.

We are excited to be offering 1-3 night accommodations as well as one day "Retreat only" tickets on Sunday November 6th. 

 

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Saturday Arrival

Saturday events are only available for those booking

retreat with accommodations.

2pm Meet & Greet w/ Wine & Charcuterie 

2:30 Fall Succulent Pumpkin Workshop

4pm Accommodations Check In

5pm Live Music at Costanoa

Dinner available at Pine Tent & Cascades

 

Available Leisure Activities

 

Enjoy the grounds, take a walk to the beach, bike ride, enjoy a communal fire, dine at The Pine Tent or Cascades. 

Sunday

Main Event Schedule

Sunday tickets are available  with and without accommodations.

11am  Mimosa's Meet & Greet

11:30am Candle Workshop

1pm Lunch 

2pm Wine Tasting

2:30pm Fall Wreath Workshop

5pm Sunset Sound Bowl Experience

Dinner available at Cascades

 

See FULL Details for Sunday below. 

RETREAT SCHEDULE
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 5TH to MONDAY NOVEMBER 7TH

Sunday Main Event Schedule

8:30am Yoga 

11am  Mimosa's & Candle Workshop

12:30pm Lunch 

2pm Fall Wreath Workshop

4pm Wine Tasting

Sunset Stroll

 

See FULL Details below. 

Sunday Retreat 

We will begin with a Meet & Greet over Mimosas. Guests will gather for a short introduction and welcome.  We will then head over to the workshop area for our first workshop. Coffee and additional beverages will be available during the workshop.

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Candle Workshop

In this workshop attendees will be learning the candle making process. Each participant will choose from a variety of candle vessels and scents to create two hand poured natural soy wax candles. 

 

LUNCH

Lunch is included and will be prepared by Costanoa, it will include a variety of options including salads and sandwiches. Costanoa utilizes their own organic garden for many of their menu items. Participants will be emailed a menu to make their selections prior to the retreat. A beverage is included and additional beverages can be purchased.

Wine Tasting

After lunch we will experience a taste of 5-6 wines from the Santa Cruz Mountains and northern coastal wines which are featured at Costanoa.

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Wreath Workshop

Fall Wreath Workshop

Create your own FRESH Fall Wreath. We will be utilizing a variety of fall florals including olive branches, eucalyptus, magnolia leaves, flora pods, dried oranges and more on a grapevine wreath! You will be guided on how to create your wreath with a variety of materials.

 

ACCOMMODATIONS CHECK IN

For those who are only staying Sunday night, we will break for an hour for you to check into your bungalow. 

Retreat only guests can explore the grounds.

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Sunset Sound Bowl Experience

The perfect way to end the evening, with a sunset crystal sound bowl experience. Please dress cozy and warm for this or bring an extra cozy set of clothes to change into. We will be laying down on yoga mats for this experience. Please bring a blanket or two for an extra relaxing experience. 

 

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WE HOPE YOU WILL JOIN US!
WE DO ANTICIPATE THIS RETREAT TO SELL OUT, GET YOUR TICKETS WHILE THEY ARE STILL AVAILABLE.

Your Host Meleya 

Owner of Gather Studio and Events. Meleya unites women through creative art workshops throughout Northern California. She teaches a variety of mediums. Her workshops provide a creative outlet for women of all ages and experience levels. 

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