Wed April 26, 2017

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Midsummer

Midsummer Day falls between June 19th and June 25th and celebrates the Summer Solstice.

Celebration\ Observance

The day may be celebrated by bonfires, festivals, dancing and singing.

History

Back in ancient times the festival was part of the summer solstice where bonfires were lit to ward off evil spirits.