Florida Young Naturists - ages 18-30
FYN Naked Winter Gathering 7
Dec. 7-10, 2017
Lake Como Nudist Resort
LIVE MUSIC ★ FLOW ARTS ★ NIGHTLY DRUM CIRCLES ★ NIGHTLY BONFIRES ★ WORKSHOPS ★ BODY PAINTING ★ KARAOKE ★ YOGA + MUCH MORE!

Lake Como amenities include 24-hour pool, 20-person hot tub, showers & sauna & much more. Brand new restaurant now on site. Butt Hutt lakeside bar on site. Coolers with outside food and drink are allowed in camping area.

Live Music and workshops TBA announced soon! If interested in performing or leading a workshop please email:
Sirena@theFYN.com

WHERE: 
The 2017 (6th Annual) FYN Naked Winter Gathering will once again be held at Lake Como Nudist Resort!

WHEN: 
MAIN EVENT DATES FRI-SUN. DEC. 8-10 with free camping for early arrivals on Thurs 12/7


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
*Italicized activities are regularly scheduled by Lake Como and not part of the FYN schedule. FYN participants are welcome to participate in all regularly scheduled Lake Como activities.

Thursday 12/7:
12pm: Earlybird check-in begins & FYN Camping area opens
Pick a good camping spot, relax, make friends, North Grove
7pm-10pm: Karaoke*, Butt Hutt Deck
Pool, Hot Tub, Sauna, Showers, and Rest Rooms are open 24/7

Friday 12/8:
9am: Check-in begins
10am-11am:
Relationships 101 with Jacob, Fire Ring
Relationships can teach us some of life's hardest lessons, but building true connection is vital for humans. In this class and discussion we will dig into what makes someone grow feelings for another and how to properly deal with those feelings in relationships.
11am-12pm: Throat Singing with Wilkie, Butt Hutt Deck
A guided explanation on how to use vocal overtones to heal ourselves and others. Followed by an interactive group toning, involving OM and other spiritual sounds. The result will bring a profoundly enjoyable healing meditation.
12pm-1pm: Bodywork Open Forum & Massage Train with Kirill, Butt Hutt Deck
All are welcome to this open discussion on anything related to bodywork; FAQs, techniques and current issues. Whether you're a practitioner of many years or someone who's never received bodywork, we invite you to join us - there will be a massage train orchestrated at the end of the forum for all who would like to participate! Oil will be provided.
1pm-2pm: THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELED
Intro Fire Eating Workshop with Tony, Butt Hutt Deck
A introduction course on the foundation techniques of Fire Eating including: Fleshing - Extinguishes - Transfers - Vapor Tech
★Fire Eating torches will be available for purchase / $10 per pair
★Private Lessons are available upon request (30min -2hrs)
2pm-3pm: Acro Yoga 101 with Parker and Susan, North Grove
Partner Balancing for beginners. We'll start with a warm up and move into some very accessible and beginner friendly poses and counter balances. Bring a mat & towel. Shorts are recommended to reduce friction in some poses. Come make shapes with us!
3pm-4pm: Hoop Basics with Kat, North Grove
An introduction to Hula-Hooping, specifying on chest hooping. Chest hooping involves using "breaks" and "paddles" to majestically gain control of the hoop's direction and speed.
4:30pm-5:30pm: Meditation with Tiffany, North Grove
An in depth guided meditation with focused breathing and visualization. Effortless, enjoyable, and full of health benefits such as relaxation, inspiration, and inner peace. 
Sunset (5:30pm)-1am: UV Bodypainting, Stageside, North Grove
6pm-7pm: PYROTICA, North Grove Fire Ring
Fire Performance by the talented Thomas Santiago of Pyrotica Fire
6pm-9pm: Open Mic*, Butt Hutt Deck
8pm-11pm: LIVE MUSIC by Intercoastal Swell, North Grove Stage
11pm-1am: Drumming and Fire Circle, Fire Ring, North Grove
Bring your instruments, fire toys and dancing feet!


Pool, Hot Tub, Sauna, Showers, and Rest Rooms are open 24/7 


Saturday 12/9:
10am-11am:  Connection Building with Yoga with Tiffany, Butt Hutt Deck
Learn to deepen your yoga poses and connections with others. Partner Yoga invites openness, patience, communication, and balance into your yoga practice and relationships. You and your partner will help each other to relax physical, mental, and emotional tensions. No previous yoga experience or partner is necessary; bring a friend, a loved one, a sibling, a neighbor, or yourself! Level: All
11am-12pm: 
Sunprinting 101 with Michael, Meet at Fire Ring
After taking a short nature hike participants will learn how to make photo sensitive paper, how to arrange collected objects, and then participants will have the opportunity to make their own sunprints. 
12pm-1pm: THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELED
Intro Fire Eating Workshop with Tony, Butt Hutt Deck
Intro Fire Eating Workshop with Thomas Santiago:
A introduction course on the foundation techniques of Fire Eating including: Fleshing - Extinguishes - Transfers - Vapor Tech
★Fire Eating torches will be available for purchase / $10 per pair
★Private Lessons are available upon request (30min -2hrs)
12:30pm: Lake Como Pub Crawl with Dan and Dee*
FYN Gathering attendees age 21 & over are welcomed. Meet to sign up 12:30 pm in the Butt Hutt bar – Crawl leaves 1:00 pm & goes to around 4:00pm. 5-6 stops inside resort for drinks, snacks & games. $5 donation per person, plus beverage tickets are $2 each / 6 for $10. NO BYOB ON CRAWL. Any profit on crawl is donated to Land O’ Lakes veterans home

1pm-2pm: Acro Yoga 101 with Parker and Susan, North Grove
Partner Balancing for beginners. We'll start with a warm up and move into some very accessible and beginner friendly poses and counter balances. Bring a mat & towel. Shorts are recommended to reduce friction in some poses. Come make shapes with us!
2pm-3pm:Didgeridoo with Jake, North Grove
The didgeridoo is an ancient wind instrument of Australia used in both group ceremony and sound healing. Jake, a professional didge crafter, will be bringing plenty of practice didgeridoos for this class. 
3pm-4pm: Poi with JT, North Grove
We will be building on the basic “weave” technique that many have learned at previous events. Turning, reversing, and dancing with the poi. Practice props provided.
4pm-5pm: Silly Sweater Gift Exchange, Fire Ring
Everyone who brings a gift will be given two tickets with matching numbers. The first numbered ticket will be placed in Santa's hat and the second will be taped to the gift and given to Santa. We will begin with a toast, then pass Santa's hat around the circle. As you draw your ticket, Santa's helper(s) will retrieve the corresponding gift from Santa's sack.
Sunset (5:30pm)-1am: UV Bodypainting, Stageside, North Grove
8pm-11pm: LIVE MUSIC by Intercoastal Swell, North Grove Stage
8pm-11pm: Rusty Blue Band, Butt Hutt Deck
11pm-1am: Drumming and fire circle, Fire Ring, North Grove
Bring your instruments, fire toys and dancing feet! 

Pool, Hot Tub, Sauna, Showers, and Rest Rooms are open 24/7

Sunday 12/10:

Relax. Enjoy your surroundings.
10am-11am: Yin Yoga With Tiffany, Butt Hutt Deck

A slow, deep stretching experience where each pose is held for longer periods (up to 5 min.) to promote deep release and healing. A true physical/mental meditation. Suitable for all levels.
 11am-12pm: Nude in Nature Figure Drawing with Michael, Meet at Fire Ring
Weather permitting, participants will take a hike through the nature trails. Drawing techniques will be discussed with opportunities to draw the human form and the surrounding nature.
12pm-3pm: LIVE MUSIC by Mitch Patterson, Poolside
7pm-10pm: Karaoke, Butt Hutt Deck

Pool, Hot Tub, Sauna, Showers, and Rest Rooms are open 24/7


For those who did not pre-register: WRISTBANDS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR $30 AT THE GATE. There will be no cap on event attendees. Pre-reg wristbands will be available at event check-in. Wristbands will not be mailed. Wristbands can be picked up at event check-in any day Dec. 7-10, 2017. Please BRING PHOTO ID.       
NO REFUNDS ON WRISTBANDS. THIS EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE REGARDLESS OF WEATHER. NO SINGLE DAY PRICES. WRISTBANDS ALLOW DAY ACCESS AND OVERNIGHT CAMPING DURING ANY OR ALL EVENT DAYS DEC. 7-10. GUESTS MAY COME AND GO WITH EVENT WRISTBAND.

NAKED?!? IN DECEMBER?
For those coming from out of area, the Tampa area has very mild winters. Average highs for December are in the high 70's/low 80's and overnight lows average in the mid-60's/low 70's 

Regardless of weather, there will be plenty of opportunities to toast your buns- Lake Como boasts 24-hour amenities including: heated pool, outdoor hot showers, 20 person hot-tub, dry sauna, fire pits- including a fire pit in the North Grove camping area, reserved for FYN event attendees only. Nudity is only required in the pool, hot tub and sauna.



  • $20.00 per person early registration festival fee, by Nov. 19th 11:59PM EST
    Offer also available on Thanksgiving Day

  • $30.00 per person festival fee payable at the gate any day Dec. 7-10

  • Festival fee includes sales tax and festival activities, Lake Como resort grounds fees Dec. 7 thru Dec. 10, and tent camping* for the main event nights (Friday & Saturday) 
    + BONUS NIGHTS (Thursday & Sunday):
    Festival registrants may tent overnight Thursday Dec. 7 and/or Sunday night Dec. 10 at no additional charge! 
    Early check-in begins at 12 noon on Thurs. 12/7/2017
    Late checkout by 12 noon on Mon. 12/11,2017
    Unlimited camping space will be available, no reservation needed for tent camping.

  • Limited RV sites, rooms & cabins available at 50% off regular price for FYN members. Discounted rates are as follows:
    -Sandspur, Big T & Cypress Motel Rooms 
    (double occupancy): 
    $37.50/night

    -Cabins (double occupancy, living room, kitchen, bedroom): 
    $50/night

    -RV Sites (Including water & electric, no sewer):$15/night

    Call Lake Como to reserve a room, cabin or RV site: 877-879-5253 ext. 0
    50% off rentals expected to fill up quickly, mention "Florida Young Naturists" and specify which nights you would like to reserve. 50% offer available during NWG7 only. A 9% Hospitality tax will be added to all accommodation rates.