Elizabethan era

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What were some popular Elizabethan festivals and celebrations?
 
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jondabomb
What were some popular Elizabethan festivals and celebrations?
           
 
aseforlife
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Shrove Tuesday, or Mardi Gras, was widely celebrated between March 3 and 9.
           
 
jwalsh
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May Day (May 1) was one of the few pagan Celtic festivals still celebrated at the time.
           
 
RowanH
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Well many of the things we celebrate today were popular holidays and festivals back then. Here is a list of the well known holidays.

☻ The twelfth night.(in between January 7th and January 14th)

☻ St. Valentines Day (14th of February)

☻ Good Friday and Easter. (Same time as now)

☻ April Fool's Day (Believedly the same time as now)

☻ May Day. (May 1st)

☻ Misummer Eve.(June 21st or 23rd)

☻ Swithin's Day (July 15th)

☻ Lammas day or some call it Lammastide (August 2nd)

☻ Michaelmas (September 29th)

☻ St. Crispin Day (October 25th)

☻ All Hallows Eve (October 31st)

☻ All Saints Day (November 1st)

☻ 12 days of Christmas (December 24th)
           
 
Brehl
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The most popular was hatin on mexicans day!