Annual Gathering of Pilgrims
American Pilgrims on the Camino hosts an annual Gathering of Pilgrims in a different location each year.
The Gathering is an opportunity to share experiences, to support one another and to learn more about the Camino and the pilgrimage experience.
2021 Regional St. James' Day Celebration in South Bend, IN
A dedicated team of volunteers from the local Midwest chapters of American Pilgrims on the Camino are hard at work planning a St. James' Day celebration at Saint Mary's College in South Bend, IN. Dates of the celebration are July 23-26, 2021.
Follow this link to learn more about the St. James' Day Celebration.
Planning is underway for the 2022 Annual Gathering of Pilgrims
Mark your calendars, pilgrims! The 2022 Gathering team is planning the 25th anniversary Gathering of Pilgrims, set to take place Thursday, March 31 to Sunday, April 3, 2022. The Gathering will return to the YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly in Black Mountain NC (just outside Asheville), the site of the 2019 Gathering.
More information will be posted here as it becomes available, including tentative speakers/program and registration information.
We hope to see you in Black Mountain in 2022!
The 23rd Annual Gathering of Pilgrims — Honoring the Past… Welcoming the Future — was held on Thursday, March 12 through Sunday, March 15, 2020 at the Zephyr Point Conference Center in Zephyr Cove (Lake Tahoe), Nevada.
Hospitalero Training by American Pilgrims
Gatherings are always preceded by an hospitalero training session, the preceding Tuesday through Thursday. However there are other training opportunities throughout the year. See the Hospitaleros page for upcoming sessions.