Open Rituals

Imbolc

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Ancient River celebrates Imbolc with a candle lighting ritual and by making Brighids Crosses. We also have a pot luck feast in honor of the Mother Goddess.

Ostara

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Ancient River celebrates Ostara 

with a divination of eggs and celebration 

of the Renewal of Spring, with a pot luck 

feast that follows. 

Beltane

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Ancient River celebrates Beltane 

by beginning the summer season with dancing around the Maypole. 

We also celebrate with a 

pot luck feast.


litha

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Ancient River celebrates Litha by holding a Midsummer Night’s Fire Ritual. We also celebrate the season with a big bonfire and a pot luck feast.

lammas

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Ancient River celebrates Lammas the beginning of the harvest season and the cycle of rebirth. We celebrate by making Corn Dollies and having a pot luck feast.

mabon

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Ancient River celebrates Mabon the time of the autumn equinox and the harvest is winding down. We celebrate with a pot luck feast and by giving thanks for the harvest and blessings we have.

Samhain

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Ancient River celebrates Samhain by having a candlelight ritual. We also host a Dumb Supper where we set a place for ancestors and friends who have passed.

yule

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Ancient River celebrates Yule the festival 

of the sun, by honoring its return. We have a pot luck feast and celebrate the cycle 

of the wheel.