May Bush

Mullaghbawn, Co Armagh


Flowers over the threshold and May eve fire. May songs, Amhrán na Craoibhe (The Garland Song) and Thugamar féín an samhraidh linn – songs from Oriel are sung around the bonefire.

About this custom

It is not a community event. It is a household event which has continued through the generations.

Where does this take place?

Every May Eve to date

Where does this take place?

Mullaghbawn, Co Armagh

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