Community Notes; April 2-8

People are getting outside early this year, and next weekend is a perfect time for you to join some local Pagans outside for a good cause. The Upper Midwest Pagan Alliance will be cleaning up the stretch of highway they adopted. Learn more here.

The warm weather has many of us thinking about our summer festival plans.

June 14-17; Northern Folk Gathering: Viking Games will return to St. Crois park. You can read a review of last year’s event at or register at

June 17-24; Earth House Midsummer Gather: Come Play Like Pagans at the 12th Annual Midsummer Gather “Guardians of the Earth”. It’s like a family reunion without the drama. You can read a review of last year’s event at and register at

July 12-15; Sacred Fire Circle In Paradise: Personal transformation is a part of the experience. You can read a review of last year’s circle at and register at

August 6-12; Sacred Harvest Festival: Join with a sense of community at the oldest and largest Pagan festival in Minnesota. Read thoughts about last year’s festival at and register at


Editor’s Note:  A longer list of summer festivals with more details can be found here.