REKINDLING TRADITION IN 2014
This year's 9th annual Celebrate Samhain proudly welcomes award-winning author and renowned "Garden Witch", Ellen Dugan as Featured Speaker. Special guests include film director, radio host and Alexandrian High Priest, Karagan Griffith; author and beloved "Kitchen Witch" Dawn Hunt, founder of Cucina Aurora; bestselling paranormal author and director of New England Curiosities, Roxie Zwicker; High Priestess, teacher and owner of MoonDragon Designs, Beth Washington; and recording artist Holly Brewer, lead vocalist for The Folks Below and Humanwine.
This Year's Event:
Saturday, October 18th, 2014, 10 AM - 6 PM
Peterborough Community Center, 25 Elm St., Peterborough, NH
Celebrate Samhain is New England's premier Samhain festival dedicated to the ancient Celtic celebration of the final harvest and "day of the dead".
Filled with magic, music, crafts, and merriment, Celebrate Samhain offers something for everyone... Be captivated by the music of an enchantress; browse the wares of mystical vendors; learn something new in a variety of free talks and workshops; make and take home your own magical crafts; enlist a reading by a gifted intuitive; indulge in sumptuous harvest fare; and observe the ancient Celtic holiday of Samhain in a traditional, earth-centered ceremony that honors our ancestors and those who have gone on before.
Celebrate Samhain &ndash a festival commemorating the origins of Halloween &ndash seeks to provide a fun and enlightening experience for the whole community. This year's event helps support local area food banks.
Admission for the entire day is only $8 per person with a donation of a non-perishable food item. $10 without donation. Under 10 with an accompanying adult is free. Admission includes entry to all workshops, musical performances, vendor halls, and closing ritual.
An Indoors Event Rain or Shine!
When it rains, we shine! Celebrate Samhain is an indoors event. Escape the wet and spend the day exploring, shopping, feasting, and celebrating! Don't miss this once-a-year opportunity to connect with community and discover and honor the magic in your life and around you!