SAINT JOHN'S FEAST 2019

SAINT JOHN'S FEAST 2019

11.00-23.00 Saint John's fayre

BY THE ARCH
From 15.00 Workshops and educations: the creation of floral installation Solar Signs, Saint John's reed-pipes, traditional games, presentation of Curonian cuisine, wreath weaving, fortune-telling, plant decorations

15.00-16.00 Herbs: Food and Medicine, a lecture by pharmacist-herbalist Marius Lasinskas

16.00-17.00 Making of cheese and traditional Samogitian butter

17.00-19.30 Music from MINGĖ, SENOLIAI, MARTVEŽIAI (Klaipėda), SUTARAS (Vilnius)

BY THE BONFIRE (Danės St 6)
20.00-24.00 CONCERT OF SAINT JOHN'S FEAST: CROWNING OF JONAI AND JANINAS, LIGHTING OF BONFIRE, PROJECT Synthgirl I-rena (Klaipėda), FIERY MAGIC OF FERN BLOSSOM. With participation of ALKA, KURŠIŲ AINIAI (Klaipėda), SALDUVĖ (Šiauliai), SMETONOS ŪSAI, SUTARAS (Vilnius).

Event hosted by ethnologist GRAŽINA KADŽYTĖ

Installations in Danė Square: 

Solar Signs (authors: event participants,  Jurgita Treinytė,  Simona Ramoškienė)
Domes of the Dawn Tree, Grain of Life, Weave of the World (aut. Kristina and Povilas Šoriai)
Witch Child (aut. Ingrida and Robertas Žmijauskai)
Circle of Life. GAJA (aut. Morta Tursė)
The Well of Happiness (aut. Dalia Česnienė)
Fern Blossom (aut. Andrius Sirtautas)

Saint John's Feast, a midsummer holiday, observing the longest day and the shortest night. On this magical eve, Jonai and Janinas are congratulated, wreathes are woven, fortune is told and a bonfire is lit.

  • 23rd of June  11:00 - 24:00
2019-06-23 11:00 2019-06-23 24:00 Europe/Vilnius SAINT JOHN'S FEAST 2019 11.00-23.00 Saint John's fayre BY THE ARCH From 15.00 Workshops and educations: the creation of floral installation Solar Signs, Saint John's reed-pipes, traditional games, presentation of Curonian cuisine, wreath weaving, fortune-telling, plant decorations 15.00-16.00 Herbs: Food and Medicine, a lecture by... --- //www.klaipedainfo.lt/en/event/saint-john-s-feast-2019/date-20190623/ Klaipeda