Festivals, Shows, Events

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Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival
May

Homespun Yarn Party
March

Fiber Farmers Market
March & August

This is a unique annual show that is held in the ball room of an historic but refurbished mill.  The show puts an emphasis on all that is hand made and fibery in Maryland.  http:www.http://homespunyarnparty.blogspot.com
This is a semi-annual show, held usually in March and late summer.  The event is in Norther Virginia.   This is an intimate juried venu for knitters and spinners with a unique art and production spinning circle during the show.  For more information, click link below: http://www.fibernate.com/ ​​
This is one of the two largest of it's kind festivals in the United States and perhaps the world.  There are hundereds of vendors, farms, sheep & wool related activites/events, and thousands of attendies.  We have a large tent down near the sheep dog trials, called the Lower Corrall.   MDS&W is held the first weekend in May at the Howard Co. Fairgrounds, for more:
http://sheepandwool.org/

Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival
September

MD Fiber Arts Studio Tour (FAST)
June

Public Knitoxication
June

This is the first annual Mid-Maryland Fiber Arts Studion Tour.  It features about a dozen stops with completely unique indie fiber artists in thier own spaces.   All the stops are within a few miles of the i-70 corridor.  For more intormation see:   http://www.fiberartstudiotour.com/
This festival is in the heart of the Shenandoah valley very near Harpers Ferry, WVA in the town of Berryville, VA.   It has grown exponentially since its first year.  We are located in the Show Pavillion near the Angora Goat Show in Barn 1.  For more information:
https://www.shenandoahvalleyfiberfestival.com
This is a one day show in Leesburg VA.  It is located inside Fabbioli Winc Cellars.  There will be both indoor and outdoor vendors, lots of knitting, wine and shopping.  For more information:
https://www.thefiberists.com/pages/the-fiberists-present-public-knitoxication

Maryland Alpaca & Fleece Festival
November

Fall Fiber Festival - Montpelier
Ocober

New York State Sheep & Wool
October

This is a fairly new show but incredibly popular and filled with alpaca enthusiasts.  It is locatd at the Howard Co. MD Fairgrounds in the upper barns and pavilions.  We are in the dinning hall just by the entrance.  http://www.marylandalpacas.org/
This show has been running for more than 3 decades, and is well known for the sheep dog trials.  It is on the grounds of James Madison's Estate at Montpelier in Orange VA.  We are an outside indiviual tent on the main street, usually near the llamas and information booth.
http://fallfiberfestival.org/
One of the two largest of it's kind festivals in the United States and perhaps the world - a crown jewel of fiber shows. Hosting an enormous selection of vendors, farms, specialty foods and sheep related activites.  Often just referred to as "Rhinebeck" as it is located in Rhinebeck, NY and held in late October.  We are located in Barn 31, space #4, towards the end of the fairgrounds with the Angora Goat show.
http://sheepandwool.com/

Open farm and studio events:

June - Fiber Art Studio Tour
July - Tour de Fleece Day

Tour de Fleece TEAM, 
Fiber Art Studio Tour de Fleece
July

I participate on and am a co-host on the wildcard team "Fiber Art Studio Tour de Fleece."  Come join us, by going to our Ravelry Group for the Fiber Art Studio Tour and then introduce yourself on the thread for Tour de Fleece. Along with 3 other MD Indy-dye studios and farms, I will host an event at my farm.  Or if your not local join in on-line.
https://www.ravelry.com/groups/fiber-art-studio-tour
Our farm is a member of a growing number of farm and fiber art tours.  On these days we will open the farm and show folks our fiber animals and we will either set up outside or invite folks into the studio.
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