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1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge And mindbodygreen Celebrate Earth Day
April 22, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pmFree
1 Hotels, and leading lifestyle media brand, mindbodygreen, have partnered to celebrate the grand opening of the brand’s first DUMBO property 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge (60 Furman Street) on Earth Day (Saturday, April 22) with a day of FREE events on-property and within Brooklyn Bridge Park from 12:00– 10:00PM.
Curated by mindbodygreen, the event will host a variety of activities including a live Earth Day performance by BELLA GAIA, a large-scale group meditation in Brooklyn Bridge Park by Light Watkins, and food trucks and local vendors curated by DeKalb Market Hall. Panel discussions will be facilitated by CEO and Founder of mindbodygreen, Jason Wachob around sustainability with Fashion Designer Mara Hoffman, Chef Matthew Kenney, Dr. Robert Graham and other notable representatives. Astronaut Ron Garan and filmmaker Guy Reid will debut a clip of their film, Planetary.
1 Hotels will also host mindfulness experiences on its 11-story rooftop including a yoga class by instructor Caley Alyssa and a meditation with 1 Hotels’ in-house meditation leader Biet Simkin. Other sessions include astrology readings with Bess Matassa of Mojave Rising and one-on-one wellness checks with Treatment by Lanshin, a Brooklyn-based wellness studio.
* 12:00-8:00PM: Local vendor marketplace
Discover 20+ Brooklyn-based vendors selling locally-made products, sips and snacks, including food offerings from the new DeKalb Market.
* 12:00-8:00PM: Personal astrology readings + wellness checks
Stop by the 2nd Floor of 1 Hotel for free personal readings: astrology readings with Bess Matassa of Mojave Rising and tongue checks with Joanna Coates of Treatment by Lanshin Studio.
* 12:00-12:45 PM: Brooklyn Bridge Park meditation with Light Watkins
Join LA-based Vedic meditation teacher Light Watkins for a guided commuity meditation experience in the beautiful park.
* 1:00-2:00PM: Skyline yoga with Caley Alyssa
LA-based instructor Caley Alyssa will lead a yoga practice with epic NYC views on the 1 Hotel Rooftop.
* 3:00-4:30PM: Future of Sustainability panel discussions
mindbodygreen founder + CEO Jason Wachob will to experts about what’s next in sustainable business, food and fashion, plus a special chat with 1 Hotels and the NRDC about their exciting new partnership
* 5:00-5:45PM: Planetary film premiere + discussion
Astronaut Ron Garan and filmmaker Guy Reid will debut a clip of their film, Planetary, and talk with Jason Wachob about the “overview effect” and inspiration for the film.
* 6:00-7:00PM: Skyline meditation with Biet Simkin
Join 1 Hotels resident meditation leader for a sundown session on the 1 Hotel Rooftop overlooking the Manhattan skyline.
* 8:00-9:30PM: Live Earth Day performance by BELLA GAIA
We’ll close the day with a live performance in Brooklyn Bridge Park by BELLA GAIA – a multi-sensory stage show that celebrates the beauty of the planet using music, dance, and immersive NASA imagery.
The unique partnership with mindbodygreen and celebration marks 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge’s first Earth Day, with supporting celebrations to take place simultaneously at other 1 Hotel sister properties in Central Park and South Beach.