Summer Solstice

Tuesday June 20, 2017 from 6 PM to Sunset. The Gathering Place Association and Dusty Flowerpot Cabaret bring the Summer Solstice festivities to celebrate this time of renewal and bloom! The full Solstice schedule is not available yet but we plan to expand this event substantially. Stay tuned for more details.

Here is a sneak of what we have done in the past and will likely repeat this summer. Revelry begins at Emery Barnes Park (Davie and Seymour St.) featuring: Ivana Kupala wreath making with Beverly Dobrinsky, The Gathering Place Choir
Gamelan Bike Bike, Singing and Dancing by Tiddley Cove!

Then follow the procession from Emery Barnes Park with giant puppets, stilters and the Carnival Band to David Lam Park at the water’s edge, where we will tip our hats to the longest day of the year.

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Procession down to David Lam Park

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Ivana Kupala Wreath making

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Solstice Procession

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Procession through David Lam Park

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Tiddly Cove Morris Dancing

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Sunset Ceremony

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Solo Cello into the night