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Saturday, January 25, 2020
LEAF Volunteers is now LEAF WeX
Jan 25 all-day
LEAF
We’ve opted to shift the name and give some different benefits.
WHAT is changing? The name, WeX Star Crew benefit, & Festival HQ
– Regular Volunteers are now WeX. Work 10 hours in exchange for Weekend (Fri to Sun) Ticket
– Plus Volunteers are now WeX Plus. Work 15 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket
– Star Volunteers are now WeX Star. Work 20 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket AND a Culinary Passport -OR- a Star Guest Pass Ticket (Thu to Sun). Guest passes are LIMITED.

We’ll update our Auto-Reply as well as make a note on the website when the guest pass is no longer an available option. Those who have submitted completed applications prior to the cut off will have the guest pass option.

WeX Headquarters (HQ) will now be located under the Ship with a designated lounging area for WeXs. Make sure to come by and say hello!! You’ll pick up official schedule cards and culinary passes here as well.

Sunday, January 26, 2020
LEAF Volunteers is now LEAF WeX
Jan 26 all-day
LEAF
We’ve opted to shift the name and give some different benefits.
WHAT is changing? The name, WeX Star Crew benefit, & Festival HQ
– Regular Volunteers are now WeX. Work 10 hours in exchange for Weekend (Fri to Sun) Ticket
– Plus Volunteers are now WeX Plus. Work 15 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket
– Star Volunteers are now WeX Star. Work 20 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket AND a Culinary Passport -OR- a Star Guest Pass Ticket (Thu to Sun). Guest passes are LIMITED.

We’ll update our Auto-Reply as well as make a note on the website when the guest pass is no longer an available option. Those who have submitted completed applications prior to the cut off will have the guest pass option.

WeX Headquarters (HQ) will now be located under the Ship with a designated lounging area for WeXs. Make sure to come by and say hello!! You’ll pick up official schedule cards and culinary passes here as well.

Saturday, February 1, 2020
LEAF Volunteers is now LEAF WeX
Feb 1 all-day
LEAF
We’ve opted to shift the name and give some different benefits.
WHAT is changing? The name, WeX Star Crew benefit, & Festival HQ
– Regular Volunteers are now WeX. Work 10 hours in exchange for Weekend (Fri to Sun) Ticket
– Plus Volunteers are now WeX Plus. Work 15 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket
– Star Volunteers are now WeX Star. Work 20 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket AND a Culinary Passport -OR- a Star Guest Pass Ticket (Thu to Sun). Guest passes are LIMITED.

We’ll update our Auto-Reply as well as make a note on the website when the guest pass is no longer an available option. Those who have submitted completed applications prior to the cut off will have the guest pass option.

WeX Headquarters (HQ) will now be located under the Ship with a designated lounging area for WeXs. Make sure to come by and say hello!! You’ll pick up official schedule cards and culinary passes here as well.

Saturday, February 15, 2020
Asheville Celtic Festival
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Western North Carolina Agricultural Center -

Asheville Celtic Festival

Failte (Welcome)… to The Asheville Celtic Festival, a Winter Indoor Celtic Festival bringing the Celtic Spirit of the Seven Nations to the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, will be held inside of the Davis Center at the WNC Agricultural Center giving us comfortable setting in the winter months.

Feel the Vibes of Early Settlers from the Celtic Nations

Participate in Entertaining Battles and Performances

Learn About Celtic History and Traditions

Listen to LIVE Celtic Music

Explore your Family Background

See Characters in 1700 Period Dress

Shop the Celtic Crafts and Buy a Kilt

Eat Traditional Foods

Drink the Stouts & Ales

Rest by the Fire

Attractions

Live Celtic Music

Traditional Food & Drink

Kilts and Accessories

Scottish Althletes

Scottish Crafts and Gifts

Scottish and Irish Dog Clubs

Armored Sword Fighting at The Castle

Family Heritage Research

Sunday, February 16, 2020
LEAF Volunteers is now LEAF WeX
Feb 16 all-day
LEAF
We’ve opted to shift the name and give some different benefits.
WHAT is changing? The name, WeX Star Crew benefit, & Festival HQ
– Regular Volunteers are now WeX. Work 10 hours in exchange for Weekend (Fri to Sun) Ticket
– Plus Volunteers are now WeX Plus. Work 15 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket
– Star Volunteers are now WeX Star. Work 20 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket AND a Culinary Passport -OR- a Star Guest Pass Ticket (Thu to Sun). Guest passes are LIMITED.

We’ll update our Auto-Reply as well as make a note on the website when the guest pass is no longer an available option. Those who have submitted completed applications prior to the cut off will have the guest pass option.

WeX Headquarters (HQ) will now be located under the Ship with a designated lounging area for WeXs. Make sure to come by and say hello!! You’ll pick up official schedule cards and culinary passes here as well.

Saturday, February 22, 2020
LEAF Volunteers is now LEAF WeX
Feb 22 all-day
LEAF
We’ve opted to shift the name and give some different benefits.
WHAT is changing? The name, WeX Star Crew benefit, & Festival HQ
– Regular Volunteers are now WeX. Work 10 hours in exchange for Weekend (Fri to Sun) Ticket
– Plus Volunteers are now WeX Plus. Work 15 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket
– Star Volunteers are now WeX Star. Work 20 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket AND a Culinary Passport -OR- a Star Guest Pass Ticket (Thu to Sun). Guest passes are LIMITED.

We’ll update our Auto-Reply as well as make a note on the website when the guest pass is no longer an available option. Those who have submitted completed applications prior to the cut off will have the guest pass option.

WeX Headquarters (HQ) will now be located under the Ship with a designated lounging area for WeXs. Make sure to come by and say hello!! You’ll pick up official schedule cards and culinary passes here as well.

Saturday, March 7, 2020
INSIGHTS Festival
Mar 7 – Mar 8 all-day
D & D Event Center

Insights is a festival celebrating holistic healing and the intuitive arts. Twice a year, we gather- Healers, Intuitives, Vendors and Speakers to provide the opportunity for everyone of all walks of life to come together in celebration and to find what your soul’s been longing for. Our mission is to provide unique opportunities to heal the mind-body-and soul through natural means, to share knowledge and wisdom with the community, to provide direction and clarity, supply a treasure trove of of quality products & items to take back with you to create sacred space, health & wellness and most of all, to introduce and connect our guests to local resources so they can discover new options available to them in their own backyards while promoting and networking local small businesses. ALL are welcome! We ask that you come respectfully, curious and ready to explore.
Come Celebrate with us and enjoy-
{ ON SITE SERVICES WITH OUR HOLISTIC HEALERS }
* electromagnetic therapy * massage * reiki & energy healing* chiropractic * *reflexology * auriculotherapy * regression therapy * hypnotherapy * aromatherapy * *certified counselors * & more!

{ HOLISTIC, NATURAL HEALTH CARE PRODUCTS }
* homeopathics * kava * cbd * tinctures * teas * salves * soaps * yoni * essential oils * *elderberry syrup * dry herbs * fresh herbs * & more!*

{ MEDITATION AND SACRED SPACE }
* sage * smudge bundles * abalone shells * lavender * sweetgrass * crystals * incense * *backflow burners * candles * live plants * statuary *meditation music * guided meditation cds * adult coloring books * fairy gardens * singing bowls *pendulums * orgonite * & More!
{ ONSITE INTUITIVE READINGS & COUNSEL }
* tarot * oracle cards * psychics * mediums * crystal readings * natal charts * *relationship charts * spirit guides * past lives * future potentials * toe readings *
*aurareadings * palm reading * dream interpretation *
{ UNIQUE TREASURES }
* paintings * jewelry * new and used books * new and used music & meditation cds * journals * home & garden decor * wands * shell crowns * steampunk * tapestries * journey bags * & more
{ LOCAL ARTIST, AUTHORS & MORE }
{15 FREE LECTURES on Health, Wellness & Spiritual Enlightenment }
ADMISSION IS FREE. DONATIONS ARE APPRECIATED
INSIGHTS Festival is a Non Profit Educational Organization and the official continuation of a previous event serving Greenville, SC since 1997.
SPONSORED BY: D & D EVENT CENTER
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LEAF Volunteers is now LEAF WeX
Mar 7 all-day
LEAF
We’ve opted to shift the name and give some different benefits.
WHAT is changing? The name, WeX Star Crew benefit, & Festival HQ
– Regular Volunteers are now WeX. Work 10 hours in exchange for Weekend (Fri to Sun) Ticket
– Plus Volunteers are now WeX Plus. Work 15 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket
– Star Volunteers are now WeX Star. Work 20 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket AND a Culinary Passport -OR- a Star Guest Pass Ticket (Thu to Sun). Guest passes are LIMITED.

We’ll update our Auto-Reply as well as make a note on the website when the guest pass is no longer an available option. Those who have submitted completed applications prior to the cut off will have the guest pass option.

WeX Headquarters (HQ) will now be located under the Ship with a designated lounging area for WeXs. Make sure to come by and say hello!! You’ll pick up official schedule cards and culinary passes here as well.

Sunday, March 15, 2020
LEAF Volunteers is now LEAF WeX
Mar 15 all-day
LEAF
We’ve opted to shift the name and give some different benefits.
WHAT is changing? The name, WeX Star Crew benefit, & Festival HQ
– Regular Volunteers are now WeX. Work 10 hours in exchange for Weekend (Fri to Sun) Ticket
– Plus Volunteers are now WeX Plus. Work 15 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket
– Star Volunteers are now WeX Star. Work 20 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket AND a Culinary Passport -OR- a Star Guest Pass Ticket (Thu to Sun). Guest passes are LIMITED.

We’ll update our Auto-Reply as well as make a note on the website when the guest pass is no longer an available option. Those who have submitted completed applications prior to the cut off will have the guest pass option.

WeX Headquarters (HQ) will now be located under the Ship with a designated lounging area for WeXs. Make sure to come by and say hello!! You’ll pick up official schedule cards and culinary passes here as well.

Saturday, March 28, 2020
LEAF Volunteers is now LEAF WeX
Mar 28 all-day
LEAF
We’ve opted to shift the name and give some different benefits.
WHAT is changing? The name, WeX Star Crew benefit, & Festival HQ
– Regular Volunteers are now WeX. Work 10 hours in exchange for Weekend (Fri to Sun) Ticket
– Plus Volunteers are now WeX Plus. Work 15 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket
– Star Volunteers are now WeX Star. Work 20 hours in exchange for a Weekend Plus (Thu to Sun) Ticket AND a Culinary Passport -OR- a Star Guest Pass Ticket (Thu to Sun). Guest passes are LIMITED.

We’ll update our Auto-Reply as well as make a note on the website when the guest pass is no longer an available option. Those who have submitted completed applications prior to the cut off will have the guest pass option.

WeX Headquarters (HQ) will now be located under the Ship with a designated lounging area for WeXs. Make sure to come by and say hello!! You’ll pick up official schedule cards and culinary passes here as well.

Saturday, April 4, 2020
iMAGINE Upstate
Apr 4 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Main St. Downtown Greenville

iMAGINE Upstate STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) Festival is a premier event in Downtown Greenville. In its 6th year, this exciting event will take place on April 4, 2020 from 11-5 p.m on Main St. Families and kids can come out for FREE to see performing arts stages, fly drones, make artwork, program robots, create clever inventions, take on engineering challenges, and much more! Come experience all that iMAGINE Upstate has to offer and while you’re at it, visit our food trucks, scenic Falls Park and Downtown Greenville.

Friday, April 17, 2020
Greenville Blues Festival
Apr 17 @ 8:00 pm
Bon Secours Wellness Arena
Saturday, April 18, 2020
High Water Music Festival
Apr 18 – Apr 19 all-day
Riverfront Park
2020 Spartanburg Soaring! International Kite Festival
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Barnet Park

Chapman Cultural Center launched a community-wide initiative in Spring 2014 called Spartanburg Soaring! to build civic pride, promote healthy outdoor play, and celebrate cultural diversity and creativity. Every year, the festival grows, so be sure to attend this year and make Spartanburg Soaring! International Kite Festival the highest-flying event yet!

Are you an artist interested in vending in the 2019 Makers Market? Apply Here: https://forms.gle/oV15Q5eQTzGGVGK67

2020 Spartanburg Soaring! Kite Festival
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chapman Cultural Center

SAVE THE DATE FOR 2020 Spartanburg Soaring!

In spring 2014, Chapman Cultural Center launched a community-wide initiative called Spartanburg Soaring! to encourage creativity, promote healthy outdoor activity, and to build civic pride. Using kites as a common theme, Spartanburg Soaring! engaged cultural curiosity and promoted active play through activities and events all across the city. The kite festival takes place in Barnet Park and around the Chapman Cultural Center each spring when hundreds of colorful kites fill the skies above Spartanburg. Every year, the festival grows, so be sure to attend this year and make Spartanburg Soaring! International Kite Festival the highest-flying event yet!

The festival is free and open to all, including the many international kite flyers who have come from Europe, Asia, Canada, and across the United States to join the fun. Kites will be available for purchase or you can bring a kite from home.

NOW ACCEPTING CRAFT MARKET APPLICATIONS: https://forms.gle/oV15Q5eQTzGGVGK67

https://www.facebook.com/events/436362417133230/

Thursday, May 14, 2020
Spring LEAF Festival
May 14 – May 17 all-day
Lake Eden

Spring LEAF at Lake Eden.