Midsummer, also known as the summer solstice, is the longest day of the year and the shortest night. The date of the summer solstice varies slightly from year to year. Midsummer is celebrated in certain European countries and in parts of North America. This section lists sites that focus on cultural celebrations of the holiday. Midsummer is also a Wiccan holiday. Sites that focus on the religious aspect of the holiday are listed in Society-Religion_and_Spirituality-Pagan-Wicca-Online_Book_of_Shadows-Sabbats-MidSummer-Litha. Midsummer Holidays Society.
Midsummer, also known as St John's Day, is the period of time centred upon the summer solstice, and more specifically the Northern European celebrations that accompany the actual solstice or take place on a day between June 19 and June 25 and the preceding evening. (wikipedia)