Burning of the Greens

December 26th, 2005 | Category: Blog

On the evening of the Twelfth Night, or the Day of the Epiphany, the last rite in the Old Christmas celebration took place — the burning of the Christmas greens. This celebration commenorated the visit of the Magi to adore Jesus. Join in this tradition, when local Christmas trees will be burned in a huge bonfire.

Bodega Harboour Yacht Club is holding it’s annual Burning of the Greens on Friday January 6, 2006 at the Bodega Harbour Yacht Club…bagpiper is at 5:30, cocktails and appetizers at 5:30, and the burning ceremony will be held at 6:30 pm. You can call 707-875-3519 to make a reservation, cost is $8.

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