Tag: Modern Paganism

Samhain Tickets, Sat, Oct 26, 2019 at 1:00 PM | Eventbrite

Samhain (/ˈsɑːwɪn, ˈsaʊɪn/; Irish: [ˈsˠəuɪnʲ] Scottish Gaelic: [ˈs̪ãũ.ɪɲ]) is a Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter or the “darker half” of the year. Traditionally, it is celebrated from 31 October to 1 November, as the Celtic day began and ended at sunset. This is about halfway between the autumn equinox and the winter solstice. It is one of the four Gaelic seasonal festivals, along with Imbolc, Bealtaine and Lughnasadh. Historically, it was widely observed throughout Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man. Similar festivals are held at the same time of year in other Celtic lands; for e

Philadelphia Pagan Pride Day 2019 (Official Event Page)

This year’s event will take place in Clark Park B (the one with the two playgrounds and “The Bowl”).

The event will run from 10am to 6pm.

Admission to the event is free but we do ask that attendees bring a donation of non-perishable food items which will be donated to a local food bank and/or cat food for Forgotten Cats.

This year, we welcome Laura Tempest Zakroff as our Keynote Speaker.

In addition to that, we have 55+ vendors, 12 workshops, 4 entertainment acts, 3 rituals, 2 raffles, all-day children’s activities and a beautiful labyrinth.

Can’t wait to see you there!

Source: Philadelphia Pagan Pride Day 2019 (Official Event Page)