Whether you're new to tai chi, the Chinese healing or martial arts, or if you're quite experienced, you will find intriguing, fun and useful information to enrich your life. Come alone & make new friends, or bring a bunch of friends and enjoy together.

It's so easy - once you're registered, you can take any and all the workshops you want, whenever you want! The topics are plentiful and rare - learn something fascinating in: tai chi chuan (taijiquan), baguazhang (pa kua chang), xingyiquan (hsing-i chuan), kung fu, qigong (chi kung), meditation, push hands, fan, sword, and other esoteric Chinese healing and martial arts. From the beginner to the advanced, there's something for everyone - guaranteed!

There's also a Tai Chi Gala vending area where you can buy hard-to-find items. This is the ultimate adventure learning vacation. Some workshops are very leisurely while others are physical and dynamic. The atmosphere is always friendly, open-minded and motivating. EVERYONE is welcome here!

There's plenty of workshops on healing, meditation, and energy work from ancient China, and there's plenty of workshops on effective martial arts applications and qi energy development.

This event is held in honor of the original founder of the event, Tai Chi Master Jou Tsung Hwa, and for the legendary founder of the art of tai chi chuan from ancient China, Zhang San Feng. The event is the ultimate "un"-tournament, serving to unite internal arts enthusiasts in a spirit of sharing and friendship. This event was formerly called the "Zhang San Feng Festival" originally held at Jou Tsung Hwa's "Tai Chi Farm" retreat center.

For more information go to www.taichigala.com