A selection of articles related to festivals.
Original articles from our library related to the Festivals. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Festivals.
- Pagan Festivals
- There are eight major pagan festivals celebrated by Wiccans and other pagans. Yes, just like other religions, they have a set of religious festivals that they observe and celebrate.
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
- Festival Cycles, Christian Feasts and the Sabbats
- A Miscellany of Festivals : Christian Equivalents for the "Sabbats" There's a number of reasons why the "Wiccan" wheel of the year and the Christian Calendar don't match. The most important is all too often overlooked. The Christian...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
- Pagan Mythology
- Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
Festivals is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Festivals books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- THE 2011 PITTSBURGH SUMMER GREEK FESTIVAL GUIDE
- It's a great tradition, and it's here again: the Greek Festivals of the Pittsburgh region, so plan well and you can eat Greek all summer!
- Live from Your Neighborhood: A National Study of Outdoor Arts
- survey of America's outdoor arts festivals that we know. And it is an and it is time that we started to examine these festivals more closely.
- Trinidad & Tobago - A Celebration of Festivals
- The focus, naturally, is on those festivals that are celebratory Not all festivals are marked by public holidays. to select one or two representative festivals.
Suggested News Resources
- No Sunset Junction? Let's party anyway
- Out on the streets, many speculated on whether Sunset Junction would come back but said that if it didn't they hoped the Silver Lake Jubilee would set the new standard for festivals in the neighborhood.
- Liam has a muddy great time at Reading festival
- LIAM Gallagher kept a Beady Eye on the crowd at Reading festival this weekend - as the audience rolled around in the mud.
- TEMECULA: Festival to honor horror director
- Writer, producer and director Oren Peli, who in 2007 released the horror movie "Paranormal Activity," will receive the Maverick Spirit Award at the Temecula Valley International Film and Music Festival.
- Dose of sunshine after weekend rain
- Heavy showers swept across the UK over the past two days turning Reading and Leeds festivals into mud baths and scuppering the plans of those hoping to spend the long weekend on the beach.
- The Changing Face of the Burning Man Festival
- At the festival in 2006, “giraffes” from South Africa met a giant “cat.” Their organizer is a for-profit company that has collected millions in revenue over the last decade, largely because of this donated labor.
Suggested Web Resources
- Festivals.com Homepage
- Searchable collection of events and parties around the world. Includes photos and festival search.
- Craft Shows, Music Festivals, Craft Fairs, Fine Art Fairs
- Craft Shows, Art Fairs, and Music Festivals across the USA and Canada. Detailed listings on over 23000+ events. Basic information and show ratings are free.
- JamBase Festival Guide | Live Music Festivals, Shows, Tickets
- JamBase Festival Guide. Whether you're a festival newbie or a seasoned Festivarian, we've got the right festivals for you!
- Festivals and Events
- Festivals and Events listed by state. Vendors and entertainers are included. Free, bold and feature listings plus tips on planning a festival.
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