Daily Archives: May 1, 2010

Do The Maypole Dance On May Day

May day history

Maypole dance history.

“A young May queen and her courtiers around a maypole in the Cotswold village of Upper Slaughter in Gloucestershire, England, May 1, 1933.  (John Madison Carpenter Collection. Photo by Butt [Studio], Bourton).”
Image courtesy of http://www.loc.gov/folklife/guide/dance.html.

Wheatley, Oxfordshire 2008 – Maypole dancing

June 1, 2008