June 21, 2019 5:00PM Festival
Sommerwende - Summer Solstice
Regina German Club , 1727 St John Street
The European practice of welcoming the summer by celebrating the solstice has been a strong tradition for centuries. The Regina German Club is bringing this tradition back. Join us as we welcome summer by enjoying dancing, music, food and drink. This event will be held over two days, June 21st and June 22nd. June 21st will be kicking off with a Medieval Style Feast, with light entertainment to follow the supper. Our patio will have a bonfire, and Beer Garden. Prata Incendia Fire Performance Troup, will be welcoming the summer season by a fire dance at dusk on out patio. June 22nd, will start off at 2pm, with a family portion. This will include street performers, buskers, Summer Solstice Craft Sale, entertainment (both in house, and other cultural groups), kids crafting area and workshops. Of course, we will be bringing back some old time favorite, like the Water Melon Eating Contest, Masquerade Contest - both for adult and children. (No pop culture, dress in your best fairy, wood spirit, etc) Not to mention the large selection of cultural food and drink (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic). The evening portion, will conclude with a band "Dustin Ritter Band"