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Capture the Flag - Photo Credit: Amanda Franco-Rooks (2015), Video Credit: Sarah Silman (2013)

Why "Wolves of Lughasadh?"

This will be an event to celebrate the familiar traditions of old, and start a few new ones that will hopefully expand and enhance the Battle of the Dens experience for years to come. Where Lughnasadh is a festival that revels in both the joy of summer sun and the shift to crisp autumn nights, it is life and death juxtaposed - and the perfect backdrop for the end of our eventing season.

Lughnasadh (Scots-Gaelic) is also known as Lùnasa (Irish), Lammas (English) and Gŵyl Awst (Welsh), and is usually observed at the beginning of August.

To learn more about the history of the festival of Lughnasadh and some of the traditions surrounding the holiday, please feel free to check out these links on our Resources page!

Resources

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SAVE THE DATE/BOOK YOUR TIME

What: Duchy of Wolvenfang and Principality of Nine Blades Coronations
Where: The Grylls Property, 236 Woodland Road, Wahnapitae Ontario
When: Friday, August 3rd through Monday, August 6th, 2018
Gate: Adults (14+) $30, Kids (Under 14) $10

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