The HexFest

Sunday, Aug 8, 2021 at 9:00am

Various Venues in New Orleans
New Orleans, LA 70130

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Schedule of Events

9:00am - Workshops
Sandra Mariah Wright - Playing with Fire: Scrying and Spellwork with Candles at Saint Mary Salon 1
Levi Rowland - The Seven Gates: A Journey through Planetary Magic at Saint Mary Salon 2
Fiona Horne - Magick Youth – The New Generation at Saint Joseph Salon
Thorn Mooney - Magical Recordkeeping at Saint Ann Cottage 1
Oberon Zell - Awakening Into Quantum Consciousness at Saint Ann Cottage 2

10:15am - Half Hour Break

10:45am - Workshops
Christine Stephens - Encountering the Dark Gods at Saint Mary Salon 1
Denise Alvarado - Catholic Conjure at Saint Mary Salon 2
Geraldine Beskin - Aleister Crowley and Dion Fortune: Sexologists Multimedia at Saint Joseph Salon
Lady Rhea - Santa Muerte Pagan Worship at Saint Ann Cottage 1
Sen Elias - Hoodoo 101 at Saint Ann Cottage 2

12:00pm - Hour and a Half Lunch Break

1:30pm - Workshops
Michael Correll - Magical Warfare: Feeding On Your Enemies at Saint Mary Salon 1
Diana Rajchel - Empath Suffer No More at Saint Mary Salon 2
Hala Aly - Sekhmet: The Goddess of Power and Healing Multimedia at Saint Joseph Salon
Byron Ballard - Warts, Waters and What Mountain Folk Know at Saint Ann Cottage 1
Rev. Paul Beyerl - Why Love Spells Fail - More Than A Candle and A Book at Saint Ann Cottage 2

2:45pm - Half Hour Break

3:15pm - Workshops
Oberon Zell - The Year the Earth Stood Still at Saint Mary Salon 1
Lady Rhea - Aphrodite Love Magick at Saint Mary Salon 2
Thorn Mooney - Reading the Tarot Without Memorization at Saint Joseph Salon
Sandra Mariah Wright - Trance: The Divine Journey at Saint Ann Cottage 1
Michael Herkes - Lunar Abundance: Moon Magic for Manifesting Everything You Want at Saint Ann Cottage 2

4:30pm - Half Hour Break

5:00pm - Panels

Panel Discussion - The Magick of the Healer: Serving Community in a Time of Crisis
Featuring Byron Ballard, Carie Ewers, Diana Rajchel, Lady Rhea, Rev. Paul Beyerl, and Sandra Mariah Wright
Location: Saint Mary Salon 1

Panel Discussion - Where Do We Go From Here? Views on the Afterlife in Magical Traditions
Featuring Baba Teddy Jauw and Lady Kate Henriott, Elie Barnes, Hala Aly, Levi Rowland, and Lilith Dorsey
Location: Saint Mary Salon 2

Panel Discussion - Coming Out of the Broom Closet: Advice from Public Practitioners
Featuring Brian Cain, Christine Stephens, Fiona Horne, Geraldine Beskin, Michael Herkes, and Sen Elias
Location: Saint Joseph Salon

Panel Discussion - Ending the Witch Wars: Conflict Resolution in the Magical Community
Featuring Christian Day, Denise Alvarado, Michael Correll, Oberon Zell, Thorn Mooney, and Witchdoctor Utu
Location: Saint Ann Cottage 1

6:30pm - HexFest Closing Ritual at Orleans Ballroom

8:00pm - Open House at Hex: Old World Witchery

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