Celtic Beltane is Saturday, May 3, 2014

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Celtic Beltane

Beltane is indeed on Saturday, May 3rd. Please prepare for mud and rain. We will have external parking and shuttles from the parking lot of the former Tilson School. Have a happy and safe Beltane!

The Stringing of the May Pole.

 Saturday, May 3rd, from 1 – 10 p.m.

475, River Road Extension, New Paltz, NY  12561

 Center for Symbolic Studies on Stone Mountain Farm   

 Rain date, Sunday, May 4th.


Rejoice in the return of spring at Celtic Beltane!

Come dressed in your fanciful Celtic best to celebrate with our merry band of musicians, singers & dancers, jongleurs & players, fine artisans, vendors of food & sundrie items, giant puppets, dancing dragons, prancing horses, clowns, masquers, magical beings, birds & beasties!

Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for seniors and teens and free for children 12 and under. Parking at Stone Mountain Farm is $15. Please carpool to save our grass.

If you have any questions, please contact Festival Director, Cynthia Stewart at festivals@symbolicstudies.org

This is a non-alcoholic event.

Please make our mounted security staff feel welcome. All guests and vehicles will be searched upon arrival.

No, glass, alcohol, drugs, firearms, or fireworks. Alcohol and illegal substances will be confiscated.


No camping this year, sorry for the inconvenience.



Volunteer for Free Admission:

2 hours = Free Admission

4 hours = Free Admission + Free Parking

6 hours = Free Admission + Free Parking

We need your talents to create Beltane.

 Sign up at symbolicstudies.org or contact volunteer@symbolicstudies.org



Festival Schedule

12:00 – Gates Open
1:00 -1:45 M’bolo
2:00 – 2:45 SHAKTIPAT
2:45 – 3:15 Kids’ Maypole
3:15 – 4:00 Indigo
4:00 – 4:20 “Punch and Pretty Polly”
4:20 – 6:00 Pageant & Procession
6:00 – 7:00 Bagad and Adult Maypole
7:00 – 7:45 The Breath Collective
7:45 – 8:45 The Ritual
8:50 – 9:30 Tribal Drumming
10:00 – Gates Close



 Beltane clean up day, Sunday, May 4th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


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