Pagan pride swells up at Departure Bay Beach

NANAIMO: Pagans from all over the Island and the Lower Mainland gather at Departure Bay Beach Saturday (Aug. 25).

Pagans from all over the Island and the Lower Mainland gather at Departure Bay Beach Saturday (Aug. 25) for the eighth annual Pagan Pride Day.

From 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Kinsman Park at Departure Bay will be the scene of pagan rituals, free workshops, entertainment and rows of vendors selling their wares.

Proceeds from Pagan Pride Day will be donated to the Canadian Diabetes Association.

For a full schedule of the day’s events, please go to www.nanaimopaganpride.org.