Kvasi Fest – First Harvest
August 1, 2020
The end of summer and the first harvest is celebrated. The first harvest is typically composed of grains, wheat, and honey. Kvasir, the deity associated with the Mead of Poetry, is honored by presentations of creative expression and music. Sif, the grain goddess, is honored for the sacrifice of her golden hair as representation of reaping of wheat. Bragi and Saga may also be honored. Mead, ale, beer, and other alcohol is brewed and enjoyed.