Heal The Land: a Benefit for the Wixarika Nation

  • October 19, 2023 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • The Broadside

    600 North Broad Street
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70119
Ticket Price $20.00 This event is now over

"Heal The Land" -

A benefit for the Wixarika Peyote Guardians of Mexico.

Hosted by The Psychedelic Society of New Orleans and Jonah Tobias. Sponsored by Benton Tree Service and Beloved NOLA. 

Join us for a night of traditional healers and conscious community as we welcome the Wixarika to New Orleans.

The Wixarika are a Pre-Colombian Indigenous Peoples who have preserved their culture, cosmology, and healing practices, including their ceremony with the sacred peyote. Faced with threats from mining interests to their place of pilgrimage, the Wirikuta desert in Mexico, and the exploitation of the greater earth, the Elders of the Wixarika are traveling as missionaries to spread their knowledge and help heal the land.



Support the Cause:



Live Screening of "Huicholes: The Last Peyote Guardians"

Live Q&A with the Wixarika Elders

hosted by Shari Taylor of PSNOLA

Healing Arts Village and Silent Auction- featuring tribal art from the Wixarika and a chance to meet and bid on services and donations from local Healers.

Songs and Welcome Ceremony by Nana Sula Spirit- New Orleans Pristess of Temple of  Light-Ile De Coin Coin,

Special introduction from Roderick Sylvas- Deputy Chief of the Chata O'gla Nation of Bayou Lacombe La and Big Chief of the Wild Tchoupitoulas Mardi Gras Indians

Music from Adrienne Edson and DJ Listo Calisto

MC’d by Sarah Z, LPC and Psychedelic Integrationist

Healthy Food Trucks

Doors at 6pm

Date & Time

Thu, Oct 19, 2023 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Venue Details

The Broadside

600 North Broad Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70119 The Broadside
The Broadside


  • The showtime listed for the event is the time the event starts. Doors will generally open an hour before the listed show time unless otherwise listed.
      We allow pets during the day, but not at night for music (anything after 7pm). Service animals are always allowed.
  •  Please do not park in the Broad Theater parking lot. We have a parking lot for  The Broadside and plenty street parking available on Toulouse and Lafitte. If you would like to be escorted to your car, please ask the Sheriff on duty. You may also park in the Auto Zone parking lot if they are closed. 
  •  We have a variety of seating options such as benches, picnic tables, chairs, and stools. You are welcome to bring your own chairs, if you require a seat for health reasons or disability, please ask a staff member and they can provide you with a chair.

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