Eid al-Adha Celebration – Oct. 16

Thursday, October 16
Eid al-Adha Celebration

McBride Gathering Space, Numen Lumen Pavilion, 7 p.m.

Students and staff present stories and a sampling of traditional foods at Elon’s celebration of the Muslim festival also known as the Feast of Sacrifice. The eid recognizes the willingness of Abraham to sacrifice his son to God and commemorates the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca.

Sponsored by the Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life