2017 Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival
- Location: Howard County Fairgrounds
- Address: 2210 Fairgrounds rd, West Friendship, MD 21794
- Presented By: Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival
- Dates: May 7, 2017 - May 8, 2017
- Recurrence: Recurring daily
- Phone: (410) 531-3647
- Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
- Price: $5.00 donation suggested
More sheep and wool than you can imagine!
Discover the beauty of sheep, the warmth of wool and the delicious taste of lamb during a fun-filled weekend celebrating all things wool, from hoof to handwoven.
• Over 275 Vendors
• Over 800 Sheep
• Sheep Shows
• Sheep Breeds Display and Parade of Breeds
• Working Sheepdog Demonstations
• Sheep Shearing Demonstrations
• Fiber Arts Demonstrations
• Lamb Cooking Demonstrations
• Fiber Arts Workshops
• Shepherds Workshops and Free Seminars
• Special Family Activities
• Sheep-to-Shawl Contest
• Contests and Competitions: Skein & Garment, Fine Arts, Photography, Poster, Junior Spinning, Lamb Carcass, Lead Line, Club Lambs, Grand Lamb Cook-Off
• Fleece Show & Sale
• All Breeds Sheep Sale
• Auctions of Club Lambs, Spinning and Weaving Equipment, Sheep Equipment, and Handspun, Handwoven Shawls from the Sheep-to-Shawl Contest
• Maryland Lamb & Wool Queen Contest
• Food Vendors
• Farm-to-Fork Local Foods to take home
• Musical Entertainment
• …and much, much more!
No pets…please leave your dogs at home.