Thanks for a great WellFest 2019 – see you in 2020!


Spring Forest Qigong

Two of the area’s leading practitioners of Spring Forest Qigong, Jenny Parker and Rachel Pollard come together to share ancient wisdom to access your body’s vitality and inner wisdom to heal physically, emotionally and energetically. Jenny & Rachel both offer one-on-one healing sessions, workshops and practice groups.

Mindful Families of Durham

Mindful Families of Durham (MFD) is a mediation community supporting parents, caregivers, and children in the practice of mindful spiritual development. Founded in 2010, MFD helps families develop a path in the Buddhist meditative tradition by integrating mindfulness into our daily lives and the larger communities in which we live.

MagikCraft / Bull City Magic

Crystals, candles, tapestries, incense, jewelry, and tarot and oracle cards are just a few examples of the magical merchandise offered by Perry Street’s Bull City Magic under the guidance of MagikCraft herself, Lynn Swain, a 7th generation accredited medium, psychic and spiritual healer.

doTerra – Shannon Bronik

Shannon Bronik shares the life-enhancing benefits of therapeutic-grade essential oils and products offered through doTERRA. Developed by experienced botanists, chemists, health scientists and health care professionals, each doTERRA essential oil product is also carefully and thoroughly tested using the strict CPTG Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade® quality protocol.

Lo and Behold

Lo and Behold handcrafts 100% natural body care in small concentrated batches without fillers, so a little goes a long way. Their versatile products are gentle, therapeutic and made with love. Using as many locally grown and certified organic ingredients as possible, Lo and Behold products are never tested on animals and contain no artificial fragrances or preservatives.

Hatha House 

Serving the Triangle since 1981, JoAnna Spector offers small, friendly yoga classes and individual instruction to students at all levels.
Tom Spector, Ph.D., presents Meditation, Healing and Inner Peace seminars and works with individual clients. Tom will be signing his book, “Our Two Gardens: How to Cultivate Healing.” Books and CD, Meditation and Healing, will be available at a discount.


A small-batch kombucha company that uses all organic-based inputs and fresh-juiced ingredients to flavor their brew. Homebucha finds the perfect balance of sweetness and tartness to craft a healthy and fizzy probiotic drink everyone can enjoy. Stop by their booth for a sample, and add this raw food ally to your healthy lifestyle!

YMCA of the Triangle

For more than 160 years, the YMCA of the Triangle has strengthened the community by nurturing children through youth development, improved health by promoting healthy living, and fostered social responsibility by providing opportunities to support neighbors. Its mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Bouncing Bulldogs

From Paris to Harlem, from Duke basketball halftime to the closing ceremony for Special Olympic Games, the Bulldogs have performed for thousands, introducing people to the sport of jump rope. The mission – to promote jump rope for fun and fitness while helping children grow physically, emotionally, socially and academically, with an emphasis on good sportsmanship, leadership and teamwork.

American Dance Festival

Heralded as “one of the nation’s most important institutions” by The New York Times, ADF is indivisible from the history of modern dance. Since 1934, ADF has remained committed to its mission: to support new work; to preserve dance heritage; to build wider audiences; to enhance public appreciation; to provide a base for education and training of young dancers; and as a forum for sharing information on modern dance education.

Salon del Sol

For more than 20 years, Salon del Sol has served Richmond, Roanoke and now Durham. Focusing on stellar customer service, Salon del Sol only uses Aveda’s high-performance, botanically-based, 99% naturally-derived professional hair color products and critically acclaimed hair styling, skin and body products in all services.

Busy Bees Maid Service

Are you moving out of your home or into a new one, have an event requiring pre- or post-cleaning, or need regularly scheduled service? Owner Jennifer King is here to help. Bonded and insured, security and satisfaction are her top priorities. With 15 years of business management and a lifetime of cleaning knowhow, Jennifer is certified and accredited.


Peloton uses technology and design to connect the world through fitness, empowering people to be the best version of themselves anywhere, anytime. Peloton offers the very best of fitness and tech via its innovative Bike, Tread and Digital App, which brings members the best workouts possible, all from the convenience of their own homes.

Krave Kava

Krave is a locally owned exotic tea bar that carries teas from all over the world. They have teas from Fiji, Southeastern Asia and South America. Stop by their booth to experience a healthy new way to relax and for a new story to tell.


Growga Family classes are designed for the whole family to enjoy together. The classes are centered around bringing stress relief, calm, and focus home in a fun and approachable way.

Durham Chamber

The Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce is a bold, dynamic organization that serves the needs of businesses, non-profits and government agencies of all sizes. There’s no other organization that can connect you to all of these various groups better than the Durham Chamber.

Pillar Consulting

Pillar Consulting is a global program evaluation research firm headquarted in Durham, NC. Our team offers a variety of research and evaluation expertise to local, state, federal, academic, and philanthropic organizations. Drawing upon the expertise of top researchers, practitioners, and community advocates around the U.S., we engage and mobilize stakeholders in setting evaluation priorities and establishing clear programmatic goals.

Duke Health & Wellbeing

Duke Health and Well-Being (DHW) inspires people to live their best life by promoting whole-person health and well-being. DHW encompasses Duke Integrative Medicine, Duke Diet and Fitness Center, and Duke Health and Fitness Center under its expansive umbrella. By using lifestyle and preventive medicine, DHW cares for individuals delivering personalized, innovative programs and services.

The Hemp Store NC

Founded in October 2017, The Hemp Store has grown to include three locations in the Triangle. We provide our customers with the highest quality CBD products, while striving to spread awareness, educate and inform people on the benefits & possibilities of CBD and Hemp.

Song of the Sacred

Garth Robertson will be on hand to teach visitors about some of the instruments he uses in his practice. Experience a Didgeridoo healing to discover your center and the present moment. All that is necessary is to sit there, close your eyes, and breath. The Didgeridoo will do the rest.

Profile by Sanford

Developed by physicians and researchers, Profile by Sanford provides nutrition, activity and lifestyle coaching to help members lose weight & keep it off while taking the guesswork out of healthy lifestyle change. Expanding quickly, Profile is now in the Triangle – 2 new locations open in Cary.

Theatre in the park

Theatre In The Park, located in the northern end of Raleigh’s scenic Pullen Park, is internationally acclaimed for its outstanding theatrical achievements, with more than 40,000 people attending our programming last year alone. Theatre In The Park is also the home of Ira David Wood’s A Christmas Carol, performed annually since 1974.

Bespoke Body

A premier fitness studio offering high intensity, low impact, cardio mini-trampoline and dance fitness classes. Combined with small equipment and bodyweight resistance training, the unique programming includes classical Pilates, barre, Ashtanga yoga, Bodhi 4 Point Suspension System®, and Sculpt & Stretch. The Commit. Eat. Move. Program provides an online fitness video and nutrition service as well as in-studio custom experience.

Clean Juice

Located at 8202 Renaissance Pkwy. #103 (right next to Southpoint Mall), Clean Juice Renaissance Village is a USDA certified organic juice bar specializing in smoothies, acai bowls, cold-pressed juices & cleanses, toasts, Greenoa bowls, wellness shots, and more! We offer delicious + organic options for the entire family and also catering services.

Discover Your Center

Through her practical and compassionate applications of Yoga, Breath, Ayurveda and Energetic Body Processes Karla Johnston-Krase empowers others thrive in body, life and parenting. She offers local, national, and online opportunities to help others facilitate change. Karla and Sayler Shiningstar will be offering one of their favorite tools to create change and possibilities–Access Bars®.

Hungry Harvest

Hungry Harvest recovers farm fresh produce that would otherwise go to waste for being the wrong size, shape, color, or simply overproduced, and deliver a variety box of these items to your doorstep. Boxes start at just $15 and save at least 10 lbs of produce from going to waste.

My Brain Doctor

At MYBrainDr we perform a non-invasive treatment option proven to reduce or eliminate chronic neurological disorders called Neurofeedback. Supported by over 50 years of research and clinical trials, neurofeedback helps correct the irregular brainwave patterns associated with ADHD, depression, anxiety, migraines, insomnia, stroke, and more.

United Thai Boxing

Created for novices looking for a great kickboxing workout to professional Muay Thai and MMA fighters, United Thai Boxing & MMA offers training through group classes, private instruction, and open gym hours. Built on a culture of technique-focused instruction provided by extensively trained teachers, they encourage discipline, accountability and a sense of family regardless of your training goals.

Body Armor Sports Drink

A premium sports drink containing all natural flavors and sweeteners and no colors from artificial sources, Body Armor provides athletes the best in sports nutrition & hydration. Available in Sports Drink, Lyte Sports Drink and SportWater,
Body Armor: More Natural, Better Hydration Durham Coca-Cola is the exclusive distributor of Body Armor Sports Drink.

Van Alen Signature Apartments

Located at the epicenter of Durham’s entertainment district, Van Alen’s apartment homes offer luxury, location and lifestyle that create the perfect work-life balance for today’s discerning professional. It’s architecture as art with abundant amenities including Zen gardens, saltwater pool, rooftop terrace, co-working spaces and the convenience of premier concierge services 24/7.

Conjure Cleaning

Conjure Cleaning is a spiritual home cleaning practice started and operated by James E. Stewart. James is a native of Durham and a footwork practitioner of over 10 years. Through Conjure Cleaning, James prepares kits and products for clients to spiritually cleanse their homes as well as themselves.

More vendors will be added as they’re confirmed.

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October 2-4, 2020