Please join us at Free Spirit Gathering

A Sacred, Family-friendly Midsummer Festival

Free Spirit Gathering XXXI will be June 14 -19, 2016.

Registration is Open!


Who's invited?

You. You'll meet people walking all kinds of paths -- Wiccans, Druids, Heathens, Pagans, Vodouisants, Santeras, Polytheists, Monotheists, Pantheists, Atheists, Animists... you get the idea. You don't have to be of a particular path or practice to join us; you just have to respect the paths and practices of your fellow members of this sacred community.

What's happening?

Classes and workshops for everybody, for kids, for teens, and for adults, rituals, sweats, concerts and performances, merchants, and drumming and dancing by the lakeside fire circle.

Where is it?

Ramblewood Retreat Center in northern Maryland. (Web:

When is it?

2016 dates are June 14-19, 2016.


To make a community, see old friends, make new friends, learn things, teach things, make things, relax, celebrate, drum, dance, nap, swim, meditate, walk the labyrinth...

Want to find out more?

Browse this website or view the Press Kit (PDF, opens in new window).

PAST YEARS INFO: You can also see what members of the community have offered at past events on our History page.

Got a specific question?

You may find an answer in the FAQ.

Want to get involved? Want to teach a class or lead a ritual? Want to offer a performance? Want to work on staff? Want to help with sweats? Want to merchant?

You'll find the right people to talk to on our Contact page.