A Rural Revival of Tradition is happening on the Great Northern Peninsula this holiday season. On of the most talked about and beloved traditions that brings forth many childhood memories are those of Christmas Mummering.
This year we have decided to focus on the tradition in a communal gathering on Wednesday, December 29th, 2010 to engage in the activity of Mummering!
Date: Wednesday, December 29th
Start Time: 2:00pm
Location: Flower’s Cove Lions Club
We are inviting everyone to dress up and revive the tradition of Mummering in Rural Newfoundland by participating in a mummer’s walk (children, teens and adults). Refreshments and cookies served.FOOD DRIVE
In partnership with the Straits Food Sharing Association, we ask if possible to bring a non-perishable food item. Food items or donations can be dropped off during the “Rig Up” at the Flower’s Cove Lions Club prior to the parade beginning at 2:00pm. Also, food-bank mummers will be collecting donations during the Walk.!
the Mummer’s walk, keep the tradition alive with friends by knocking on
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Please Mummer Responsibly! Enjoy
Sabrina Gaulton Christopher Mitchelmore
Visit http://www.liveruralnl.com for Mummer updates!