The Raw Living Expo taking place January 31 – February 2, 2014, will host 60 exhibitors at the Hyatt Westlake Village during this annual gathering of enlightened eating, which celebrates this fast growing billion dollar+ segment of the food marketplace, Raw Food. In addition to the busy expo hall the event brings together a global group of enthusiasts to for three days of panels, demos, meals and parties.
The title sponsor is Divine Organics whose mission is to provide the finest organic, chemical- free, and sustainable farm-grown superfoods to the world. Founder of Divine Organics David Kaplan is passionate to provide food in its purest state to help people maintain vibrant health and high energy. Ultimately, it is ‘living energy’ that can increase awareness and raise the overall consciousness, creating the possibility for more peace and harmony on Earth: ‘LIFE FROM LIFE, ENERGY FROM ENERGY’.
The activator sponsors are Healthforce Nutritionals – the #1 source for raw, vegan, bio-compatible nutritional superfoods; Living Intentions – the leader in sprouted raw food snacks and cereals, their founder Joshua McHugh is also speaking at the event; and the Tree of Life Center founded by Dr. Gabriel Cousens, which supports and inspires the holistic lifestyle through education and experience drawing guests from over 100 countries since 1995.
Initiator sponsors include Vitamix, Sky Island Organics, Earth Shift Products, Garden of Life, Innerlight Health Foundation, Summit Spring Water, Majestic Garlic, doTerra, Berry Breeze, The Raw Food World, and Medicine Flower.
Panacea Life School is sponsoring the free “open to the public” pre-party happening Thursday evening, January 30th with doors opening at 4pm, as the kickoff to the entire weekend with discussions from leading experts, free healthy food, high vibration music, and fun engaging workshops.
Earth Circle Organics are sponsoring the Friday night Best of Raw Awards Dinner Gala on Friday January 31 and the Sunday night After Party will be sponsored by the Living Light Culinary Institute.
Web sponsors include Momentum98, Turmeric Alive, Rawvolution, Bhakti Fest West, Cocoroons, EarthKeeper, Morrocco Method, Shaman Shack Herbs, Sacred Chocolate and The Raw Food Institute.
While most of the exhibitors will be offering free samples of their delicious food, there will be three raw vendors: festival favorite Lydia’s Organics, Sunfired Food and Raw Daddy.
Other exhibitors at the 2014 Raw Living Expo include the Raw Living Store, Nutiva, Gorgeous Goddess Wear, Quantum Balance Crystals, Morrocco Method, Pachamama Raw, Edible Goddess & Longevity Power, Clearlight Sauna, Whole Life Superfoods, Moody Chocolate, Vital Hemp, Super Raw Life, Solar Rain Watery, Turtle Lake Refuge, Raw Revelations, Bliss Brew, Blue Bottle Love, Vibrant Vital Water, April Ree aka Sweet Mama, Diana Stobo, The Great Unbaked, Nomi Shannon – The Raw Gourmet, OliFlix, WRAWP, Bloom Honey, Dr. Christian, Open Source Organics, and Dr. Sharyn Wynters.
In addition to the expo hall, the Raw Living Expo will feature the Rawntrepreneurs Business & Marketing Conference, a Raw Living Chef Demo Stage, keynotes, workshops, the Best of Raw Awards gala, receptions, after parties, films, and more.
All-inclusive tickets are the best way to get full access to the weekend, including the Rawntrepreneurs Conference, all the Raw Living Expo workshops, speakers, networking events, chef demos, exhibitor areas, yoga, qi gong and fitness classes, the Friday Awards Dinner Gala, the Saturday night Best of Raw Online Awards Show, and the Sunday After Party Dinner, and are only $397 each until December 31. These tickets will no longer be available after January 7th. General Admission Tickets at $247 include all workshops, chef demos, RawTalks, exhibitor areas, and the Saturday night Best of Raw Awards Show, plus Saturday and Sunday main stage talks. These “General Admission” tickets do not include the Rawntrepreneurs Conference, the Friday Night Dinner and the Sunday Afterparty Dinner. All three of these tickets can be purchased a la carte, and day passes are also available. Tickets are available at http://www.rawlivingexpo.com/2014-tickets.
The Hyatt Westlake Village has given the Raw Living Expo a great room rate of only $125 per night. Up to four guests can share a room. This spacious and elegant hotel is a Mediterranean Oasis just north of Los Angeles in Thousand Oaks, CA, conveniently located off the 101, it’s just a $26 shuttle ride from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and a $35 shuttle ride from Bob Hope Airport (BUR, in Burbank).