Alternative Healing Network

3239 Adams Avenue
San Diego, CA 92116
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2009 Healing Arts Festival

5th Annual San Diego

Healing Arts Festival

Sunday, May 3rd, 2009

10:00 AM – 6:30 PM

On the Lawn and Federal  Lot
Park Blvd. & President’s Way

in Balboa Park

Rain or Shine!

Download the Complete Schedule here!

Download the Sitemap here!

SDG & E Lawn Stage:

Demo Zone (Main Lawn):

CityBeat Lot Stage:

The Eco-Carnival (Federal Lot):

  • 11:00 AM –  3:30 PM – Eco-/ Sustainability Workshops TBA
  • 3:45 PM – 4:30 PM – UBUV (Universal Beats Universal Vibe)
  • 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM – DJ Ian Dunn
  • 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM – Bassmechanic

Workshop Area*:

*Size may be limited. Participants will be encouraged to sign up early.

Kid’s Area:

  • Laughter Yoga with Antolin- 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM
  • Acro Yoga Demo – 11:30 – 12:00 PM
  • Kid’s Yoga & Stretching with Kate Armstrong
    12:30 AM – 1:15 PM
    2:30 PM – 3:15 PM
  • Community Drumming for Wellness (For kids of all ages!) with Resounding Joy, Inc.
    1:30 PM – 2:15 PM
    3:30 PM – 4:15 PM
  • Arts n Crafts with A Reason To Survive (ARTS) – 12 PM – 5 PM
  • Face Painting – 10 AM – 5:30 PM

Eco-Carnival and GMO Freakshow:

Produced by Sustainable Living Roadshow’s “Be the Change” Tour

Art Gallery:

Produced by Art Around Adams/ Walk the Walk Presents

General Info:

  • – Vendor area will open at 10:00 AM and close at 6:30 PM
  • – 10 – 15 minute Student Massages will be available all day at the Concorde Career College booth.
  • – Acupuncture Treatments will be available all day on the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM) booth.
  • – NO Alcohol, Glass containers, Smoking or illegal vending.  All  dogs MUST be on a leash at all times.
  • – $5 suggested donation to benefit Community Healthcare.  All donations over $5 will receive a $5 off gift coupon for Henry’s Farmer’s Market.

Volunteers still needed!


Visit our Sponsors here!

To become a sponsor, download our brochure!
(Right click and “Save target/ link as”)

Visit our 2009 Exhibitors on-line!

Exhibitor Questions? Contact:

For media inquiries, please contact LEANNE at:

Directions & Parking

NOTE: The “Race for Literacy” event runs along CA-163 the same morning as the Healing Arts Festival, closing off the highway and the ramp onto Park Blvd. CA-163 will re-open around Noon, but please choose your route accordingly.

From I-5 Heading South (before Noon):

– Take the PERSHING DR exit toward B STREET. 0.2 mi
– Take the ramp toward
B STREET. 0.2 mi
– Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto
17TH ST. 0.1 mi
– Turn RIGHT onto
B ST. 0.3 mi
– Turn RIGHT onto
PARK BLVD. 0.6 mi
–  The FESTIVAL will be on your LEFT


Main Parking Lots are just East of Park Blvd. at President’s Way.

Overflow parking will be available at City College. Lots 1 and 3 on 16th St at Russ Blvd. are available to Healing Arts Festival patrons.  Shuttle Busses will run from 12 noon to 7 PM between City College and the Main Parking lot.  Click here to download a map of the City College campus

We expect record breaking attendance at this year’s festival.  That means we will have an incredible day and, there will be a lot of people parking cars. If at all possible, please utilize public transportation, ride a bike or carpool!

Bus Route:
#7 Downtown (Stop at Park Blvd. & President’s Way)

Use the MTS Trip Planner!

(Next to Citybeat Lot Stage)
Please consider riding your bicycle to this event.

Hotel & Lodging

We are pleased to announce our partnership with

Comfort Inn & Suites Zoo/SeaWorld Area

2485 Hotel Circle Place
San Diego
, CA 92108
Local (619) 881 6200
Reservations (800) 665 0312

Healing Arts Festival attendees will receive a 15% discount if they book on the website using “SDHAF” in the special booking code section.