30 April 2005
Festival celebrates the beginning of the summer in the Celtic calendar.
It consists of processions around the hill between points described as
"Fire", "Air", "Earth" and "Water".
held on Calton Hill, close to the East End of Princes Street, on the last
day of April. The 2005 event had more than 100 drummers and dancers.
There was a fire-lit procession around the hill led by the May Queen and
her Warrior Women.
tickets were sold for the event, which was good natured with no trouble
reported amongst the revellers.
[Edinburgh Evening News
18 February 2004, p.4]