BLISSFIELD, MI (Toledo
News Now) – Blissfield residents celebrated their annual Wassail Festival on
The Wassail Festival is
traditionally a European celebration. Wassail is a cider people drink as they
toast to good health and prosperity during the new year.
This is only the second
time Blissfield has hosted this festival, and they expected a big turnout.
"[You can] do a little bit
of last-minute shopping, enjoy some traditional wassail, and sing some carols
with your family," said Patricia Rayl, main street manager for the Village of
Several hundred people
went to 11 different businesses in town to taste different versions of wassail,
and choose their favorite.
There was also a 5-K run.
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