Samhain at Four Quarters

Friday November 1st - Sunday November 3rd, 2019

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The Stones stand tall, holding vigil as night falls.
The Crypt is open, lit by candles and steeped in memory.

We stand together, in Circle, and we remember...

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  “Let us make future generations remember us as proud ancestors just as, today, we remember our forefathers.”

– Roh Moo-hyun


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The autumn winds blow cool, and the veil is thin. Friday night, we call and honor our Ancestors. Saturday afternoon, we set more curbstones in the Labyrinth. For our children (young and old) we sponsor a Jack-o-Lantern carving, afternoon hayride, and evening trick-or-treat.

Saturday evening we don the masks of our Shadow Selves and share a Feast for our Ancestors and Ceremony for the Dead in the Circle of Standing Stones. As is our Samhain tradition, the Burial Crypt will be open and alight. If you wish, bring a small picture or a talisman of your own Beloved Dead to place on the Ancestors’ Altar.

On Sunday morning, we share breakfast in the Starvin’ Artist Café before parting. 

 
The Labyrinth

Our work will include joining the crews at the Labyrinth to set more curbstones, for this living structure is a gateway into ourselves and the Otherworld. We welcome all, especially new builders, to come participate in building and walking this 84 foot diameter labyrinth. Come prepared to work in the dirt! Bring work gloves, sturdy shoes, rugged clothes you don’t mind getting dirty, and a water bottle. To walk our labyrinth is to walk a purposeful path – no obstacles, no puzzles – inward to the center, then outward into the world.

Register On-Line

Event Cost:
$45 for Members

$55 for Non-Members
The Saturday evening Feast of the Dead, is included in your registration.
To Register, visit our Shopping Cart by clicking here or call the Office: 814-784-3080

About Lodging at Four Quarters - A limited number of private rooms and bunks are available for rent. Rooms have double beds, blankets and pillows; Bunks have fitted sheets. During events rooms and bunks must be booked for the duration of the event; you must call the office 814-784-3080 for reservations.


NOTE: Nightmare Festival DOES NOT run concurrently with Samhain in 2019.