May Day has been celebrated in Ireland since pagan times as the feast of Bealtaine and in later times as Mary's Day. Traditionally, bonfires were lit to mark the coming of summer and to banish the long nights of winter. Discover the ancient Irish tradition of celebrating the arrival of summer with The Irish Jewelry Company's guide to the Feast of Bealtaine. Learn about the history, customs, and traditions of this vibrant festival and explore unique Irish jewelry inspired by the holiday. Join us in honoring this significant day in Ireland's rich cultural heritage.