Picture a drab, brown village in the middle of nowhere. Now picture three fantastically garbed medieval clowns arriving, and the party that ensues, along with magic, wonder, song, comedy, and dance. That was 2001 for the Portland Christmas Revels.
I'm skipping 2002 for now, as I don't have that collage done. I'll be back!
In the meantime, the solstice celebrations have moved, in 2003, to Italy: