Macrobiotic Annual Summer Conference

Aug 12, 2020 - Aug 18, 2020

1 Life-Giving, Enlightening, & Life-Changing Week, 2 Fabulous Events

“Beautiful people, beautiful weather and beautiful scenery.”

Macrobiotic Summer Conference

August 12-16, 2020

  • 20 Leading Chefs, Teachers & Counselors
  • 30 Cooking Classes & Lectures
  • 3 Delicious, Healthy Meals Each Day
  • Michio Kushi Peace Prize & Keynote Address
  • Summer Conference Skit
  • Gala Banquet & Auction


Spiritual Roots Getaway

August 16-18, 2020

  • Advanced studies with Alex Jack,
    Edward Esko & Bettina Zumdick
  • Ceremony at Aveline Kushi’s Memorial
  • Concert at Tanglewood Music Festival
  • Visit to South River Miso Company & Meditation by the Organic Rice Field
  • Lunches at Bizen and Other Natural Foods Restaurant
  • Visit to One of the Berkshires’ Renowned Museums


Sponsored by Planetary Health, Inc.
Eastover Resort & Eco-Village, Lenox MA

Summer Conference is more affordable than ever.
Save up to $800! Come to one or both events!

Sign up for Full Conference and receive 50% off tuition for a second person who accompanies you.

** Offer applies to new participants who have not attended the Macrobiotic Summer Conference before at Eastover.
** Please sign up on the Eastover website. A rebate check will be issued by Planetary Health at the end of the conference for this special offer.

Contact Alex Jack for more information at 413-623-0012 or

Rate and more information will be updated later

Rate and more information will be updated later


Call the Macrobiotic Summer Conference Helpline at 413-212-7445 or email

Counseling & Personal Services

In addition to the dynamic lectures and cooking classes, most presenters will be available for personal health consultations, bodywork, or other private sessions. Availability is limited, so please book as soon as possible by calling the Macrobiotic Summer Conference Helpline at 413-212-7445 or email

Consultations: $350; private services: $150 (acupuncture, massage, Nine Star Ki, etc.)


Featuring 3 healthful, delicious vegan macrobiotic meals each day.

Gluten-free options available. Café with delicious snacks and beverages is open daily.

Payment Policy

A $50 non-refundable deposit is taken at the time registration occurs. The full balance is due by July 13.

Cancellation Policy

Full refund minus the $50 non-refundable deposit fee unless less than 14 days prior to event; then 50% refund.

Testimonials from Last Year's Macrobiotic Conference at Eastover

“A total health experience in a beautiful and helpful environment”

“It felt like I was coming home. Such a warm, welcoming community of like-minded and like-hearted people. I could be friends with many new people instantly and connect with old friends the same way”

“The surroundings were glorious and relaxing. It was uplifting, inspiring, empowering, and lots of fun!”

“I loved every minute I was here. It was often difficulty to decide between classes”

“This was my first Summer Conference and I know it won’t be my last. I found how macrobiotics can strengthen and enrich my life. This is truly a gift”

“All lectures were dynamic and informative. The presenters provided useful tips and info that was immediately applicable”

“Beautiful estate, grounds, and scenery”

“The 2017 Summer Conference was unexpectedly wonderful—unexpected because it was the first year in a new venue. The food was outstanding. The people were warm and friendly. The teaching was informative and enjoyable”

“Energetic. Enlightening. Hopeful. Positive. Awesome. 10 out of 10!”

“All K.I. graduates and persons who improved their health through macrobiotics should support future Conferences and build on what Michio and Aveline gifted us”