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Litha (Midsummer) Celebration

Celebrate the turning point of the year with a bracing walk at Dams To Darnley Country Park, then meet around a traditional Celtic fire to hear about the origins of our ancient customs!

Litha (Midsummer) Celebration

About Litha (Midsummer) Celebration

20th June 2024
7pm - 9pm
Dams to Darnley Country Park
Balgray Reservoir Car Park Balgraystone Road, Barrhead G78 2SB
Free but booking required
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Celebrate the turning point of the year with a bracing walk, then meet around a traditional Celtic fire. Bring some food and drink, family and friends, and hear about the origins of our ancient customs.

Meet at Balgray Reservoir car park, Balgraystone Road, Barrhead G77 6PG.
Family friendly
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Dress for the weather
Walking boots/shoes
Dogs on leads welcome
Bring a torch

Please note booking opens 3 weeks before the published date of the event!

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