KMC NY Temple

Teachings

Full Festival $250

459236_461346117282503_643978407_oOr you can register for part of the Festival. Daily rates are as follows:

Friday (Evening Intro) $15
Saturday (Empowerment Day) $80
Sunday (Teachings) $60
Monday (Teachings) $60
Tuesday (Retreat) $35
Wednesday (Retreat – half day) $20

Profits raised by the Festival are dedicated for public benefit to the International Temples Project and used for the development of the KMCs and Temple Projects throughout the world.

Meals and accommodation are not included. More details on meals and accommodation options are below:

cafe-cookiesMeals

Lunch and dinner are not included in the fees above. You can register separately for meals at $10/day.
Friday evening meal and Wednesday lunch are $5 each. You can also select the “no meals” option. All meals are served on-site in a dining tent.  If you prefer not to purchase a meal ticket, a selection of savory snacks and light meals will be available in the Festival Cafes. There is also a small deli (sandwiches) within walking distance of KMC NY.

Festival meals begin with dinner on Friday, April 24, and end with lunch on Wednesday, April 29.  All meals are vegetarian and may include wheat, egg, soy, and/or dairy products. We regret that it is not possible to provide for special diets during the Festival.

dinnerAccommodations

Fees for on-site accommodations are listed below, please see the accommodation link for off-site options.

On-site Indoor Accommodations

There are limited on-site indoor accommodations available at KMC NY that may be booked online for the full Festival only and on a “first-come, first-serve” basis.  Partial Festival bookings cannot be accepted. On-site indoor accommodation available is as follows:

Single room $450 (whole festival)
Twin room $325 (whole festival, per person)
**Double room $325 (whole festival, per person)
Shared room $275 (whole festival, per person, 5 -6 people per room)
Dormitory $175 (whole festival, per person, 10 people per room)

** Special instructions for the double room booking:  Double rooms are booked by room and you select your own roommate.  If you book for a double room, one person should book the room and then indicate the name of their roommate in the “special request” field.  Please note that your roommate will also need to register for the Festival separately without accommodation and mention that they are sharing with you in the special request field on the registration form.

A breakfast buffet is included in on-site accommodation fees. Other meals and festival fees are charged separately.

campingOn-site Camping

There is unlimited camping space available at KMC NY during the Festival. Please be prepared for wet and cold weather, and bring an appropriate waterproof tent, ground cloth and warm sleeping bag.  Camping is $20/night.

A breakfast buffet is included in on-site accommodation fees. Other meals and festival fees are charged separately.

Refund Policy

Festival Fee

If you cancel before Friday April 24 we will refund all except the non-refundable 25% deposit. If you cancel on, or after, Friday April 24, no refunds are given if you cancel all or part of your Festival. Exceptions may be made in circumstances such as sickness or bereavement; you should apply by e-mail to the Festival Treasurer  treasurer@kadampanewyork.org within 2 weeks of the end of the Festival.

Festival Meals

If you cancel before Friday April 24 we will refund all except the non-refundable 25% deposit. From Friday April 24 onwards no refunds can be given for cancelled meals.

Onsite Accommodation

If you cancel before Wednesday April 15 we will refund all except the non-refundable 25% deposit. If you cancel on, or after, Wednesday April 15, no refunds are given if you cancel all or part of your accommodation booking.

Airport Transfer

Full payment is required to secure a place on the bus – this will automatically be calculated when you make your booking.   Due to contractual obligations this is refundable only if you cancel before Wednesday April 15. If you cancel on, or after, Wednesday April 15, no refunds are given if you cancel your airport transfer. If there is insufficient demand for a bus at a particular time, we will notify you in writing, in this case the fee paid will either be credited against your remaining Festival balance, or if you have a zero balance, we will refund you in full.  We regret that Airport Transfers are not wheelchair friendly.

Any non-refunded fees arising from cancellations are donated to the NKT-IKBU International Temples Project.