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Illuminate Columbia Happening in September

Jul 30, 2017 08:32PM
Enlightening the community to alternative healing practitioners, modalities and products including, Illuminate Columbia will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on September 10. It will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel.

This wonder-filled day of natural health and spiritual rebalancing includes acupuncture, massage, reiki, reflexology, energy healing, essential oils and more, in mini-sessions that can be sampled on a walk-up basis. Vetted intuitive readers, angel communicators, psychic mediums and astrologers will offer their services at special festival rates.

Two free intensive workshops are offered per hour on a wide range of topics, from the power of crystals to accessing past lives.  Or just shop your way down the feng shui-inspired aisles for handmade jewelry, unique gifts and clothing, luxurious spa products and fascinating books.

Illuminate Festivals seek to create a welcoming, inclusive place to learn, connect and enhance well-being.  Festival founder Judy Bazis encourages attendees to “just look around, see what you are naturally drawn to, and give it a try.”  There is always plenty to discover, for everyone from the newly curious to the avid practitioner.

Admission is $5; free admission for active and veteran military, children 16 and under. Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 5485 Twin Knolls Rd., Columbia. For more information, visit


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