40th Annual Massachusetts Sheep & Woolcraft Fair


The 40th annual Massachusetts Sheep & Woolcraft Fair is scheduled for Saturday, May 24, and Sunday, May 25, 2014, at the Cummington Fairgrounds in Cummington, Mass.

The fair will feature fiber and wool craft vendors, sheep shearing demonstrations, sheepdog trials, fiber and wool craft workshops for adults and children, sheep shows, fleece show and sale, fleece to shawl competition, and food booths.
The event is sponsored by the Pioneer Valley Sheep Breeders Association, the Massachusetts Federation of Sheep Associations and the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources.

All Massachusetts sheep producers and wool craft enthusiasts are invited to participate in this event. Camping is available on the grounds for vendors and exhibitors. There is a $20 charge for campers and a $10 charge for tents. Hook-ups are first-come, first-served.

The fair hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. Parking is $10 per car or $15 for a two-day pass. For more information, visit www.masheepwool.org.