There are many things to see and do at Motion Notion (and in local BC and Alberta). The festival is designed to give you the freedom and comfort to enjoy the great outdoors while listening to fantastic music with your fellow MoNoers. Check out some of what makes Motion Notion so awesome...
THE VENDOR VILLAGE!
Yummy food vendors are coming to the festival. No need to bring your own food! A big selection of wholesome eats!
Meat/veggie Mexican-style tacos, organic veggie thai curry, wood-fired pizza, poutine of all kinds, beef/chicken donairs, chicken kebabs, sweet/savory healthy crepes, pulled-pork sandwiches, chicken souvlaki, salads, teriyaki, hotdogs, burgers, meat/veggie wraps, rice bowls, asian stir-fried noodles with veg or meat, organic rice-veggie bowls, pancakes, organic juice and smoothies, garlic bread, greek salad, superfood/raw snacks, gluten free options, chocolate bars, gum, fruit shakes, juice, chai tea, coffee, lattes, capuchino, kombucha, coconut water, hot chocolate, pop, energy drinks, bottled water, etc, etc. There will also be bagged ice for sale.
FOOD & DRINK VENDORS for 2016
FAR EAST FOOD SERVICE
FRIES AND DOLLS
GREENHUT WHOLE FOODS EATERY
ROCKINGHAM WRAPS & SALADS
RUSTIXX WOOD FIRED PIZZA
SONER'S DONAIR & KEBAB
TACOS DEL OSO MUERTO
THE FIERY GREEK BBQ & GRILL
YOGI BERRI AND CREPES
MERCHANTS for 2016
3RD EYE BONG AND SUPPLY CO. (TWO HOOT)
ASTALABASTALA INT'L TREASURES
BARAKUDA GLASS (LIVE GLASSBLOWING & SHOP)
BENEATH THE BODDHI TREE
BEYOND THE SPECTRUM (SPIRIT OF SHANGRI-LA)
BLUE LOTUS APPAREL
BUZZ OXYGEN BAR
DEE LEGO WORKS
DESERT LOTUS VAPORIUM (SHISHA LOUNGE)
ELECTRIC SMOKE COMPANY
FRESH FOR LIFE (MYSTERIUM TREMENDUM & CRYSTAL FRESH)
HANDZ ON EVOLUTION
HIDDEN SYMMETRY PHOTOGRAPHY
HIDDEN VILLAGE CREATIONS (LIVE GLASSBLOWING)
JAI YEN IMPORTS
LEFTOVER HIPPIES INCENSE
MAYALOTUS CREATIVE BODY WARES
MIX IT UP HEALTH BAR
OPEN SOURCE APPAREL
RABBIT & EMPEE
SAIJA SPIRALS ARTWORK
SHESET STEEZ INC.
THE CRYSTAL TREE
THE DEALIE LLAMA
THE NOMAD MERCHANT
THE OASIS LOUNGE (MOROCCAN SHISHA AND TEA)
THE FAIRIES PYJAMAS
THIRD EYE PINECONES
TOP THE WORLD ADVENTURES | LIFESTYLE TRAVEL
PERFORMERS! Fire-dancers, belly-dancers, flaggers, live-painters, aerialists, contortonists, and more
Performers from far and wide converge on the festival to show their stuff! Anyone is welcome to perform where and when they wish so long as they abide by all laws of the land and don't destroy anything!. Fire performers require a 5 pound dry-chemical fire extinguisher to be with them at all times they are performing. If you are a performer and have special requests or want to establish a time & place to perform a special show and/or be added to the schedule, please contact the artist manager at: mnartistbookings at gmail dot com.
We're not only a music festival - we're a magical festival. Coming to add an extra element of magic is Will Stelfox - Magician extraordinaire!
Here is another fun Link!
We all love fires, especially in the chilly BC mountain evenings! We plan to have 10 public on site if fire-bans are not in place. Private campfires are not allowed.
PUBLIC ART WALL!
Bring your own paint and brushes
Noon-4pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday in CAMP 3 by the river.
A recreational leader with 5 years experience with the City of Calgary and a mature assistant with years of babysitting experience with supervise the children and host games and fun including a huge bouncy castle with slide, face painting by Fancy Faces, crafts, painting, drawing, tug o war, potato-sack races, music etc...
Bouncy Castle - 1-4pm daily
Magician Will Stelfox - 2pm Fri & Sat
Face painting - 12:30-2pm Sat & Sun
Musical instrument making – 12pm Sun
Tug O’ War - 3pm daily
Potato sack race - 3:30pm daily
Crafts, painting & drawing, bubbles – 1-4pm daily
PAINT THE BUS! (ANYONE is welcome to bring a vehicle to be painted. You supply the paint and get it started)
Wacky, wild, weird, or wicked- lets see what you’ve got! Add your flavor to the event!
Email us your ideas and we will announce the best. katalyst at katalyst events dot com
If you turn your car or golf cart into a work of art, you are welcome to drive it around the grounds (with our permission).
2016 will have an installation of two huge 10' tall metal fire-breathing Flowers, the Mushroom, the Birds, AND a Reubens Tube where the music controls the soft flames.
RCMP, SECURITY, FIRST-AID, SANCTUARY
RCMP are welcome at the festival and you might see them bouncing along to the nice music! We also have 24-hour professional security from the largest international security company, first-aid/EMS tent, and sanctuary safe-zone for attendees well-being.
FACILITIES, CELL-PHONES, ELECTRICITY, TOILETS, SHOWERS, ATM
Only Telus, Bell, and Koodoo have mobile phone coverage at the site. The festival will be equipped with well-maintained porta-potties (cleaned 2-3 times daily), optional flush toilet facility (one-time charge for unlimited use of the 'Posh Potties'), and hot-water showers ($7 each). Electrical plug-ins are available for vendors only. ATM and battery re-charge station at the water/ice tent by Main Stage. Free potable water in Camping 1 at the building between the wagons and the Pavilion. Additional ATM at the front gate.