Faqs

You asked. We answered.

  • What should I wear?

    Wear weather-appropriate comfortable clothing that allows you to move is best. Don’t forget to rock your own unique style!

  • What should I bring?

    Bring as little as possible to the event to keep things simple! Here are the essentials:

    • Yoga Mat*

    • Sunscreen

    • Cash/Credit/Debit

    • Your favourite humans

    A cell phone is a great way to take photos and stay in touch with friends during the festival, however we ask that you please turn your phone off or on silent during yoga classes and workshops. Be present for your practice and mindful of others!

    *A limited amount of yoga mats and reusable water bottles available for purchase onsite.

  • What about bad weather?

    We are no strangers to unpredictable climates; the festival is RAIN OR SHINE!  In the event of severe inclement weather, the outdoor yoga classes will be relocated to indoor venues onsite.

  • What level of fitness or yoga do you need to be at to attend?

    Yoga and wellness is for EVERYBODY! City of Om 2020 has something for everyone. From expert to curious, newbies to experienced yogis alike!  Listen to your body, go at your own pace and have fun!   

  • How accessible is the event?

    City of Om 2020 is an accessible event that offers services to make the event more accessible to all attendees. Your ticket allows you to ride OC Transpo for free and Para-Transpo drop off is available. There is no parking onsite during the festival. The accessibility drop-off location is along Exhibition Way near the South West corner of the Aberdeen Pavilion. Festival terrain is largely flat, with paved pathways, and there are accessible washrooms onsite. Patrons with a disability who require an attendant are welcome to bring one attendant to the festival at no extra cost; please visit the ticket booth upon arrival.  

    * Please note that the festival does not provide wheelchairs for patron use at the festival.

  • How do I become a teacher?

    Teacher Applications will open March 2021. We are looking for a variety of classes and workshops, taught solo or with a partner, accompanied by live music, speaker sessions and food demonstration.

  • How do I become a vendor?

    Vendor Applications open March 2021. The festival hosts 60+ vendors and is open to the general public (no ticket needed). With a community focused initiative, if you are selling products, services or aiming to grow awareness towards your business, this is a great opportunity. Send a note to vendors@cityofom.com

  • I’d like to volunteer! How do I apply?

    Volunteer Applications will open March 2021.



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