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Solstice Celebration and Commemorative Mass

What Event
When December 15, 2013
Time: 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Where Mission San Luis, Tallahassee, Florida


Celebrate both Native American and Spanish culture with a blend of winter traditions! The event is scheduled to include:

  • A commemorative Mass with Bishop Gregory Parkes at 2 pm
  • Artisans selling their fine crafts
  • Stomp dancing with the Muskogee Creeks
  • A flute and drum circle
  • The Ruediger Math Drummers
  • Hands-on archery
  • Primitive weapon demos
  • Presentations on astronomy, The Maritime World of Ponce de Leon, and the San Luis crystal cross
  • Viewing of the sun and pre-solstice stars with scopes provided by the Tallahassee Astronomical Society
  • Children’s make-and-take craft activities
  • Food vendors