Essay Fiesta Returns and Burns on March 20th!

Essay Fiesta Returns and Burns on March 20th!

Every March 20th, the students and faculty of Lake Superior State venture out into the open northern-Michigan air for the first time in months, and meet at the quad for a quaint little bit of effigy burning. “Snowman Burning Day” represents the opportunity to say goodbye to winter and hello to spring. The annual celebration arose from European festivals that date back to medieval times, where townspeople burned the Böögg, or boogeyman–and, these days, who among us doesn’t feel like setting fire ...

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21 attendees (263 invited)

Venue

The Book Cellar
4736-38 N Lincoln Ave