Festivals include Alban Elfed, the Teutonic festival in honor of Eostre, Roman Hilaria Matris Deum, Welsh Gwyl Canol Gwenwynol (Day of the Gorse), the Wiccan Ostara Sabbat and the Christian Feast of the Annunciation of the Virgin Mary (Lady Day) as
Price: Donations of $7 to $21 accepted at the door to cover the costs of renting the space. No one turned away. Intention: Traveling in uncertain times, we turn.
Returning for the fourth year, the annual Ostara Picnic in the Park will be held March 24th in Forsyth Park and is hosted by local coven Temple of Three Veils. This year's offerings will be face painting, making fairy wings, and of course hiding lots
Caption: Ostara is the celebration of the vernal equinox, and the goddess Eostre. Above, Eostre flies through the air with symbols of spring, rebirth and fertility. Ostara, or the vernal equinox, is upon us and night and day are in perfect balance.
Today is Ostara – the Spring equinox. Usually on these days I write a little blurb about the festival and how I feel about it. I remember last year I felt kind of odd around this time, and I wasn't entirely happy with my decorations.