2014 Friday 18th to Sunday 20th July at the Global Retreat Centre, Oxfordshire

Peace in the Park 2014 will be from Friday 18th to Sunday 20th July – with our unique mix of music, talks, fun and meditation pavilions – all with an enchanting atmosphere of peace and relaxation. We were bowled over with all the positive feedback you sent in, telling us just how much the relaxed vibe and welcoming atmosphere created an extraordinary event. Planning for the 2014 festival is already well under way and will include more intriguing ‘Mindset Talks’, new fascinating ‘One Question’ events, new woodland activities for children and adults, an open air chill-out meditation lounge, sacred music in the grounds, and the hugely popular ‘Meditation and Music for the World’ event. Mark the dates, book your place and see you in July. Festival times, grounds open: Friday 2.30pm to 7pm Saturday and Sunday 10.30am to 7pm


Come along to see live vegetarian cookery demonstrations with a difference. Discover creative tips for great meals and how food affects our mood. Find out the secret ingredient that can make even the simplest meal outstanding.

Food and Soul

Who wouldn’t want to sit in a peaceful space and be transported into an experience of inner calm & love for all? Try a few minutes of meditation with easy to follow guidance in a wonderful atmosp- phere of peace and generosity.

Enchanting Meditation Pavilions

A great place to watch the world go by, soak in the atmosphere of tranqulity under an ancient Cedar or two and take in great views accross the River Thames. Tea, coffee and snacks all made with love, offered without charge. Plus discover wisdom about tea drinking, life and all things inspirational.

Tea Under the Trees

For children and families: Relaxation space – fly on the magic carpet of your imagination fairytale theatre presents 'Alice in Wonderland' – what adventures has Alice been up to in wonderland? Creative woodcraft – making fun things out of natural materials from woods & meadows. 

Creative Kids Space