PAPAY GYRO NIGHTS : day 1
Fire Procession and Bonfire by Old Pier. video
Bonfire by Old Pier. Festival is open!
Fire lit procession in a galy cold night
“The Gyro: The giantess who lived a thousand years”
Dr. Ragnhild Ljosland from the Centre for Nordic Studies introduces the cultural background of the Gyro Nights and telling story “Bora, the coo fae the sea” – an Orkney fairy tale by Chrissie Costie, where the Gryla makes an appearance.