Beltane Southwest – Schedule of Events

A more detailed schedule will be in your Event Info packet.  Here’s our general schedule template to help you get a sense of how Beltane goes:

Thursday

3:00 pm Gates Open!
4:00 pm Maypole Transport
6:00 pm Announcements & Opening Ritual
8:30 pm Fire Circle (10 pm curfew for 17 & under)

Friday

10:00 am Sacred Gardening Workshop
1:00 pm Crown Blessing and Ribbon Winding in the Picnic Area
1:00 pm Drumming Workshop
2:00 pm Sacred Dance Workshop
3:00 pm Chanting Workshop
4:00 pm Tarot, Truffles & Tea
5:30 pm Newcomers’ Orientation and Beltane 101 at The Happy Cauldron
7:30 pm Bardic Circle
8:30 pm Fire Circle (10 pm curfew for 17 & under)

Saturday

9:00 am Wreath Making in the Picnic Area
11:00 am Yoni Digging & Lingam Blessing
12:00 noon Maypole & Main Ritual
2:00 pm Community Picnic in the Picnic Area
3:00 pm Ardantane Auction in the Picnic Area
7:15 pm Balefire Ritual
8:30 pm Fire Circle (10 pm curfew for 17 & under)

Sunday

10:00 am Closing Ritual, Bring Maypole Down, Remove Ribbon Weave
11:30 Maypole Transport
12:00 noon Site closes, farewell until next May!