A Simple Maypole Dance with a Video

imageMaypole Dances were traditionally done on May 1st for May Day.  One type of Maypole Dance is called a Ribbon Dance. The dancers each hold a ribbon that’s attached to the Maypole.  They then dance around the pole, sometimes intertwining ribbons. 

Below is a video of a simple and pretty Maypole Dance in the style of a Ribbon Dance…

Enjoy!

Mama Lisa

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