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Group Tour – Bealtaine Fire Celebration
May 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm€15
Travel to the mythological and sacred centre of Ireland with
the Leitrim Intercultural Forum
Do you know that for thousands of years on Bealtaine, a fire was lit on Uisneach to celebrate the coming of summer?
The Hill of Uisneach is one of the five royal sites, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the fifth province or kingdom in ancient Ireland. It was the home of the sovereignty goddess, Ériu, after whom Ireland is named. The fifth province could also be referred to as the world of the imagination and the magical “otherworld”.
Join Leitrim Intercultural Forum for the Bealtaine Fire Celebration on Saturday 5th May.
- Manorhamilton Bee Park at 3:15 pm;
- Carrick on Shannon Fire Station at 4:00:pm
Price is € 15 (including transport and admission). Free for children under 16.
Places are strictly limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.
Elena at 083 483 1594 OR Osa at 071 96 31715