New York State Sheep and Wool festival

2017/10/21 09:00 - 2017/10/22 17:00
Dutchess County Fairgrounds
Dutchess County Fairgrounds, 6550 Spring Brook Ave, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

The New York State Sheep and Wool Festival had humble beginnings in 1980, but has now grown to become one of the USA’s biggest fibre festivals. Featuring over workshops, kids activities, fibre vendors, demonstrations, book signings, competitions, a used fibre and equipment auction, livestock displays, fibre artists and makers selling their wares… This weekend is packed with fibre excitement.

Saturday 21st: 9am – 5pm
Sunday 22nd: 10am – 5pm
Cost: $12 (day) / $17 (weekend) entry

For more information: sheepandwool.com

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