Performers & Presenters

Performers & Presenters

Performers & Presenters 

Please respond quickly as we are filling up quickly.

Our key performers already booked:

Gypsy Funk Squad              DrumLady             Spook Handy

Application To Facilitate or Perform

We are booking quickly.ย  If you've been pre-approved please submit your form.


Touch Mother Earth non-profit returns with Positive Vibe Tribe Festival. August 25th – 27th 2023. (Renamed from Gathering of the Tribes Festival).
Come together for the Positive Vibe Tribe Festival. August 25th – 27th 2023 at Monmouth County Girl Scout Camp Sacajawea in Farmingdale (central NJ) for a magical Weekend filled with workshops, live music, drum n dance classes and circles, yoga, Kirtan, massage, sound, and energy healing, ceremonial gatherings, hand-picked vendors, camping, hiking, healthy food, new friends!

Get away from the busy life and head into the forest for a day or three, filled with sound healing, forest bathing, live music, drum and dance, yoga, mindful workshops, cool vendors, activities for kids, optional camping, plus a chance to unwind.

This and more await you at our Positive Vibe Tribe Festival happening August 25th โ€“ 27th, 2023 at Camp Sacajawea, nestled in the trees of Monmouth County, NJ

Now is the time to reunite in the community with all that we have learned and set into practice with unique workshops, new presenters, and performers mixed in with some favorites! We will blend live music and jam time on stage, offer even more yoga, have time in the woods, and offer dynamic workshops, plus a ceremony.

Already lined-up:

Gypsy Funk Squad returns to our stage. They will be joined along with Gaia Raga, Tony and the Trees, Swardas and Friends, Drumspiration featuring Drumlady Kristen Arant and Friends, Spook Handy, Scott Pehnke, and more TBA.

African dance instructor Audrey Davis-Dunning with Victor Marshall will return with a new class! We will offer belly dance classes, JourneyDanceโ„ข, drum circles, hikes in the woods, yoga with Bharati Carla activities for kids, food vendors, and plenty of shopping!

Plan to come for a day or camp and play the weekend! See
Immerse yourself in the forest and make new connections with the diverse, mindful culture of people, workshops, classes, and live music performances plus shopping found at the Positive Vibe Tribe Festival. August 25th – 27th 2023 by Touch Mother Earth happening at Monmouth County Girl Scout Camp Sacajawea in Farmingdale (central NJ). Note, this is not up north- NOT Sparta ( NOT Sussex County).
PARKING is at the Program Activity Center 127 Yellow Brook Road, Farmingdale, NJ

The festival is not just a fun experience, not just a learning experience, itโ€™s a bonding experience where your facilitators, teachers, leaders, vendors, and others are all together in the communal forest. You get to come for a day or camp, hang out with a tribe, learn together, share meals, and talk together in one place and all workshops are included!
Float from tribe to tribe.
๐ŸŽธ Music Jam Stage ๐ŸŽต
๐ŸŒ™ Sacred Moon Market ๐Ÿ›’
๐Ÿฅ Drum N Dance Tribe ๐Ÿ’ƒ
๐Ÿง˜โ™‚๏ธ Mind Body Spirit Zone ๐Ÿ’†
๐ŸŒฟ Mother Earth Tribe ๐ŸŒฑ
๐Ÿ‘ง Touch Mother Earth Kids ๐ŸŽธ
๐ŸŒ• Sacred Moon Fire Camp ๐Ÿฅฎ
๐Ÿฒ Food vendors ๐Ÿฅฆ will be onsite or you can bring your own. We will have vegetarian/vegan food, drink, and snacks available! We have flush toilets, compost toilets, outdoor swimsuit showers, picnic tables, and pavilions onsite. Weekend campers may use the onsite grills. We are a pack-in, pack-out camp so plan to take the general trash and recycling away.
Find unique gifts and treasures at the Sacred Moon Market, Drum and Dance Camp, and Mind Body Spirit Zone with custom silver, gold, wrapped jewelry, beads, homemade wellness products, room sprays, soaps, salves, tinctures, oils, crocheted items, tote bags, customized African jean jackets, scarves, and clothing, tie-dye items, and inspired fashions of Asia.
Support your local artists and bring some cash ๐Ÿ’ฐ.
Doors Open to the Public
8 pm – 11 pm on Friday
10 am – 11 pm Saturday
10 am – 4 pm Sunday
Create new memories with a weekend of workshops, live bands, hand-picked vendors, African drum n dance classes and performances, Belly dance classes, talking circles, yoga, Kirtan, massage, sound and energy healing, ceremonial gatherings, camping, hiking, healthy food, and new open-minded friends!
Join us for our Positive Vibe Tribe Festival.
๐ŸŽซ Tickets, details, vendor forms, and more are up on our website:

Sorry, no dogs or other pets. This is a drug and alcohol-free event. Smoking at the designated area by the parking. Outdoor showers (bathing suite please), water provided (bring non-disposable containers), fire pit in each camp area, wood supplied. Food trucks will be available.
Go to our Q&A Page.
Organized by Touch Mother Earth non-profit, and Garden of Healing and Wellness. See more about each at
Touch Mother Earth Non-Profit
Facebook Event Info

Volunteers Welcome

Help us in the pre-event or during the event as a volunteer in exchange for entry.

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