It is going to be a busy three days! Buckle up, fans of folklore!
Thursday, 12 December, 2013
12:30pm - Mummering Crosstalk on CBC Radio noon with folklorist Dale Jarvis with the Heritage Foundation of NL, and Dara Valelly, with the Armagh Rhymers. Listen online here or phone in with your memories of janneys, mummers, hobby horses, wren boys, and nalujuit!
2:30pm - Mumming in Northern Ireland: a documentary and talk with the Armagh Rhymers at The Rooms
8:00pm - Armagh Rhymers at the Inne of Olde, Quidi Vidi: an evening of traditional fireside entertainment with Northern Ireland's Armagh Rhymers. Come for a drink and a session of Irish songs, tunes and poetry. Facebook event listing. $10 at the door
Friday, 13 December, 2013
1:00pm - ICH Mini Forum, MMaP, Arts and Culture Centre: come see what work is happening in our community related to folklore, oral history, and intangible cultural heritage. Free, and open to the public, but you can RSVP and find more detail here.
7:00pm - Lighting of the Boats in Port de Grave: one of the province's new, brilliant Christmas traditions. Like them on Facebook!
Saturday, 14 December, 2013 - Mummers Parade!
1:00pm - Rig up at Bishop Feild School
2:00pm - Parade Starts
3:00pm - Scoff and Scuff outside The Rooms, with The Concert Crowd and the Armagh Rhymers!