- Category: Festivals & Cons
Wandering Witch Goes to the The Faire
Article & Photos by Natalie Zaman
I don’t know about you, but when the weather gets warm, my thoughts turn to Festival Season. I love a New Age Fair — the inspiration, the healing, the music, the shopping (I’m always in the market for some new tool, totem or talisman) — but before events like these went all “holistic,” they were steeped in swirling capes and bawdy banter — Renaissance Festivals! For over forty years, these once-upon-a-summertime fetes have been bringing the past — and with it, Pagan ways — to the attending mainstream populace.