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My Area Yoga is an online directory, calendar, blog, and information hub for the wellness and yoga community. Currently offering service in the northeast, as well as Chicago. Our mission is to be the most comprehensive online resource for the local communities.

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Valentine’s Yoga: Virtual Edition

While Valentine’s Day may look a little different this year, it’s still a great opportunity to celebrate LOVE – whatever that means to you. Here are some options to celebrate Valentine’s Day at home this year: Valentine’s Partner Yoga ClassYoga HomeFebruary 5, 6PM-7:15PM Kick off your Valentine’s Day festivities early with this inspired and fun […]

WELCOME 2021! New Year’s Yoga: Virtual Edition

Who’s ready to kiss 2020 goodbye and ring in the New Year?! While our New Year’s celebrations may look a little different this year, you can still get centered and set your intentions on the mat. Here are some virtual opportunities to welcome the New Year wherever you are: Out with the Old – New […]

The 2020 Yoga and Wellness Gift Guide

Thoughtful Gifts for the Wellness Enthusiast It’s hard to believe just how much has changed over the past year. With health and safety concerns and restrictions keeping many of us at home, our yoga and self-care practices have undergone tremendous changes. Send a thoughtful gift and help support a small business! Check out these amazing […]

Chicago Yoga Teacher Training Guide: 2019-20

Ready to sharpen your teaching skills? Or dive into your first training program? Check out this killer selection of trainings in the Chicagoland! Find your first 200-hour, scope out advanced trainings, or pin down a specialized training to suit your needs.  Not sure what type of teacher training is best suited for you?  Read about […]

Outdoor Yoga Chicago

Take your practice outside this summer! Here’s what’s going down in the Chicagoland! Millennium Park Summer Workouts Beach Yoga + Cleanup Yoga in the Market VIBEUP FREE Beer Yoga presented by CorePower Yoga and Fred’s Garage Sunset Yoga in the Park Sunset Yoga in the Park Yoga + Fireworks Paddle Family Yoga at Apple Fest

Ring in the New Year in the Chicagoland!

There’s no better place to ring in the New Year than on the mat! Here’s our roundup of New Year’s practices in and around the Chicagoland to close out 2018 and ring in 2019! New Year’s Eve Bloom Yoga Studio is running their full morning schedule, from 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM. 2 Hot Yoga […]

Christmas Eve & Christmas Day Yoga: Chicago Edition

Need a trip to the studio on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, but don’t know what’s open? We’ve got you covered! Here’s a great lineup of classes all around the Chicagoland! Christmas Eve Forever Om is holding classes at both locations – one at Vernon Hills (7:00 AM), and three at Lake Forest (9:15 AM, […]

Thanksgiving Day Yoga in Chicago

A Time to Be Thankful Gratitude Yoga Practices in the Greater Chicago Area The big day is right around the corner. Need a little grounding this Thanksgiving? Here’s a selection of Thanksgiving Day classes throughout the Chicagoland that are sure to help you get centered! BONUS: Get into the grateful spirit early with the whole […]

Halloween Yoga Treats

If you have young children, we know exactly where you’ll be on Halloween evening.  Parents wouldn’t miss it for the world.  Which is why many neighborhood studios actually cancel classes. But if you’d rather be enjoying your favorite pastime – yoga, of course – we’ve got a few options for you below.  Check out the […]