Glastonbury Conferences & Events
2nd Feb 2016 ~ Imbolc

Imbolc or Imbolg (pronounced i-MOLG), also called (Saint) Brigid's Day (Irish: Lá Fhéile Bríde, Scottish Gaelic: Là Fhèill Brìghde, Manx: Laa'l Breeshey), is a Gaelic festival marking the beginning of spring. Most commonly it is held on 1 February, or about halfway between the winter solstice and the spring equinox.

12th ~ 13th March 2016 ~ Spring Avalon Faery Ball & Fayre

at Glastonbury Town Hall

Celebrate the onset of spring with the faeries at the Avalon Faery Ball and Faerie Fayre, in the heart of Glastonbury.

http://www.faeryevents.com/
20th 21st & 22nd March 2016 ~ Spring Equinox

On the equinoxes the Sun shines directly on the equator and the length of day and night is nearly equal ~ but not quite.

The March equinox marks the moment the Sun crosses the celestial equator ~ the imaginary line in the sky above the Earth's equator ~ from south to north and vice versa in September.

1st May 2016 ~ Beltane

the Celtic May Day. It officially begins at moonrise on May Day Eve, and marks the beginning of the third quarter or second half of the ancient Celtic year.

7th ~ 8th May 2016 ~ Megalithomania

in Glastonbury

Megaliths, lost civilisations & earth mysteries.

The next Megalithomania will take place in Glastonbury on 18th - 19th May 2013, with speakers being confirmed in the next few weeks. There will be tours on the Friday, plus on the Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday after the main conference, so keep your calendar free for seven days of pure Megalithomania next May!

www.megalithomania.co.uk
1st ~ 4th June 2016 ~ Royal Bath & West of England Show

The show's 151st year so expect some special plans!

The Royal Bath & West Show is England's Biggest Celebration of Rural Life and England's only 4 day Royal Show

www.bathandwest.com
21st ~ 22nd June 2016 ~ Summer Solstice

The Fire Festival of Lithia. Midsummer or the Summer Solstice is the most powerful day of the year for the Sun God. Because this Sabbat glorifies the Sun God and the Sun, fire plays a very prominent role in this festival.

22nd ~ 26th June ~ Glastonbury Festival

of Contemporary Performing Arts

Glastonbury Festival is the largest Greenfield music and performing arts festival in the world. The Daisy Centre is only 15minutes drive away and an oasis of calm (and hot showered bliss) should you wish to escape from the fields of mud and want some home comforts.

www.glastonburyfestivals.co.uk
22nd ~ 24th July 2016 ~ Glastonbury Symposium

Town Hall , Glastonbury

~ Investigating Crop Circles and Signs of our Times ~

An annual three-day conference of mysteries, truth and new frontiers. Discussions concerning Crop Circles that appear at this time of year. There is also much discussion on theories of crop circles past and present and other radical and interesting 'anomalies' of our times.

www.glastonburysymposium.co.uk
26th July ~ 31st July 2016 ~ Glastonbury Goddess Conference

Goddess Conference 2016

Celebrating the Lady of Avalon Goddess of the Isle of Avalon, Nolava of the Sacred Land, Lady of our Hearts

Tuesday 26th July to Sunday 31st July 2016 with Fringe pilgrimages, events and workshops from July 24th www.goddessconference.com/

2nd Aug 2016 ~ Lammas Festival

It's the dog days of summer, the gardens are full of goodies, the fields are full of grain, and the harvest is approaching.

Take a moment to relax in the heat, and reflect on the upcoming abundance of the fall months. At Lammas, sometimes called Lughnasadh, it's time to begin reaping what we have sown throughout the past few months, and recognize that the bright summer days will soon come to an end.

21st ~ 22nd Sept ~ Autumn Equinox

The sun rising in the East and setting in the West at this time of year brings equal light and dark as we start to leave the bright light days of summer and enter the darker days of winter.

22nd October ~ The Raven Kings Faery Ball

31st October ~ Samhein

Samhain: Halloween - Is a cross quarter day, situated between Autumn Equinox and Winter Solstice.

It is AllHallows a time where the veil between worlds is thinest and most magical.

21st November ~ Festival Of Light Carnival

Glastonbury is your last chance to watch the Illuminated Carnival! Come and see the finale of the Carnival season.

28th November ~ Frost Fayre

A day of festive fun and late night shopping with live music.

www.glastonburyfrostfayre.co.uk
22nd December 2015 ~ Winter Solstice
21st December 2016 ~ Winter Solstice

Yule - Winter Solstice 21st Dec. An important time in Glastonbury as it signifies the start of the next cycle of the year.The rebirth of the Sun, the shortest day, when the hours of daylight are at their least.