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The Pagan Festival: Ancestral Wisdom

  • Civic Center Park 2151 Martin Luther King Junior Way Berkeley, CA United States (map)

The Pagan Festival: Ancestral Wisdom
Saturday, May 7, 10:30AM-5:00PM
Civic Center Park, 2151 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Berkeley

Near Downtown Berkeley BART
Honoring 2016 Keeper of the Light-Glenn Turner
MCs Shay Black and Amelia Hogan

Live Music, Dance, Stage Performances, Speakers, Altars, Rituals including a Children’s Ritual, Druid Storytelling Pavilion, Authors’ Circle, Children’s Crafts, Workshops, Tarot Readings sponsored by
The Pagan Alliance as well as a Pagan Marketplace with vendors and organization booths.

Performers include: Shay Black, Amelia Hogan, Ariellah and Elizabeth Zohar, Wispling, Daughters of Cairo, and more.

Speakers include: Glenn Turner, Patrick McCollum, Crystal Blanton, Max Dashu, and Ryan Smith.

Authors Circle sponsored by
Adocentyn Research Library featuring author readings, Q&A, and Meet and Greet with authors Diana L. Paxson, Crystal Blanton, Patrick McCollum, Natalie Case, and Serena Toxicat. Books available on site. Feel free to bring your own books.

Ancestor Altar and Beloved Dead Altar - Please bring copies of photos and leave messages and prayers.

Directionals altars by local Pagan organizations.

Raffle benefiting the Alameda County Food Bank

VOLUNTEERS WANTED! We’re looking for volunteers for Security, Set-Up, Altar building, assistants to the Authors’ Circle, Children’s Crafts, Information Booth, Recycling, Workshop assistants and event Take Down and Clean-Up.

We encourage you to take public transportation or carpool. Parking is available in downtown pay garages.

For more information or to volunteer please contact Arlynne Camire at or 510-872-1188.

Earlier Event: May 5
Herbal Love-Making
Later Event: May 10
Odd Salon: Sabotage