This FREE family oriented event features local and regional artists performing a variety of Celtic, World, Folk and Rock music along with a variety of other entertainment. The schedule for the festival is:
Saturday June 13
10:30am: Opening Ritual
11:00am: Sahara Sands Bellydance
12:00pm - 12:30pm: Handfasting Ritual
12:30pm: Honored Bard Contest & Honored Bard Emeritus Poetry Reading
1:00pm-1:45pm: Haggis Revenge
2:00pm-2:30pm: Hot Pot Studio Dancers http://www.verbatimdance.c
3:00pm: Announcements and Raffle
3:30pm-4:45pm: Beltaine’s Fire
6:00pm- 7:00pm: Hobbyhorse
7:30pm-8:30pm: Lasher Keen
9:00pm-10:00pm: Obsidian Butterfly
10:00pm-11:00pm: Drum Circle
Sunday June 14
10:00am: Announcements & Morning Mood Music
11:00am: Hecates Riddle
12:00pm-12:30pm: Announcements & presentation of 2009-2010 Honored Bard
12:30pm-1:30pm: Moon Goddess Caravan
3:00pm-4:00pm: Beltaine’s Fire
5:00pm: Closing Ritual
The Festival boasts a diverse marketplace including many unique and handcrafted items, a Celtic village and living history display, energetic dance performances, drumming, and a spirited poetry and a performance arts competition. The festival caters to children with games, crafts and storytelling. The festival highlights ancient Celtic culture and history.
Sponsored by the non-profit Sacramento Grove of the Oak, Inc. attendees are encouraged to bring a donation of canned food for the Grove’s food closet. Parking is free.
Actors in full costume as warriors, fairies, druids, magicians and more will wander the event to entertain and astound attendees. Attendees are encouraged to dress in Celtic or magical finest.
For more information see www.groveoftheoak.org.
24 HOUR MEDIA CONTACT:
David Shorey (916) 801-2519, DRShorey@gmail.com
Cimber Cade, Jennifer Jaffee, April Hollon Festival Co-Coordinators
Phone: (916) 534-3747 Email: email@example.com