For that true, hanging-out-with-all-of-your best-fiber-buds experience (including friends you haven’t even met yet), head over to our Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival Online Community Facebook group or visit the 2020 Virtual Online Festival thread on Ravelry. Posted on October 17, 2015 by knitigatingcircumstances. Tag Archives: Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival Warning! Image from meetup.com. Tag Archives: rhinebeck sheep and wool. Williamsburg, VA, November 3, 2019 – The Flying Needles invites you to pack your bags and join us for a ROADTRIP to the US’s largest Fiber Festival… the New York Sheep & Wool Festival at Rhinebeck! It is one of the largest wool and fiber events in the country. Return To Main Website . See more ideas about rhinebeck, sheep and wool festival, sheep. Dutchess County Sheep And Wool Festival Due to the escalation of the coronavirus outbreak, local community events may be postponed or canceled. Oct 20th. Check out the schedule for 2017 NY Sheep and Wool Festival. For the last week or so Facebook has been reminding me on a daily basis of all the good times I have had with friends over the years at the New York State Sheep and Wool Festival . Last on my list of things to do in Rhinebeck NY, it’s the Sheep and Wool festival. Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool festival!!!! 6636 Route 9, Rhinebeck, NY 12572, USA - See the full schedule of events happening Oct 17 - 20, 2019 and explore the directory of Authors, Instructors & Attendees. Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival: 845-876-4000 The NYS Sheep & Wool Festival Dutchess City Fairgrounds 6550 Spring Brook Ave Rhinebeck, NY 12572 Dutchess County FREE Unless otherwise noted The New York Sheep and Wool Festival offer activities and attractions for kids and adults. For those of you who don't know the Sheep and Wool Festival is on the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck, New York and it takes place on the weekend. Stay tuned for details of how to shop our farm’s offerings online, keeping everyone safe and healthy. Yes! It would have been challenging to attend Rhinebeck in a context of building occupancy limits or limited attendance and still have made the revenue we need to cover expenses. The Festival theme will be “Staying Home and Staying Safe until 2022”. Some trips were planned, some very last minute, but all involved precious memories of friends and yarn. Rhinebeck or simply Sheep & Wool, invites farmers, makers, families, and friends to the Dutchess County Fairgrounds for a weekend of wooly goodness. Amber and I just returned from a long weekend in upstate New York where we went to the New York Sheep and Wool Festival which is commonly referred to in knitting circles as Rhinebeck. The Sheep and Wool festival . It’s Rhinebeck. ), and picking a winner for the giveaway! 6636 Route 9, Rhinebeck, NY 12572, USA - See the full schedule of events happening Oct 17 - 20, 2019 and explore the directory of Authors, Instructors & Attendees. The NYS Sheep & Wool Festival at Rhinebeck, NY is going to be VIRTUAL for 2020. NY State Sheep And Wool Festival • Dutchess County Fairgrounds 6550 Spring Brook Ave. • Rhinebeck, NY 12572 No Pets Policy, Rain or Shine! The New York Sheep & Wool Festival, a.k.a. Rhinebeck may refer to: . Pat and Madelyn will be attending the New York State Sheep & Wool Festival in Rhinebeck, NY. Sheep and Wool, or 'Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool' or officially NEW YORK STATE SHEEP AND WOOL FESTIVAL is one of the country's premier fiber events hosted every year on the third weekend in October at the Dutchess County fairgrounds. In 2021, you’ll be able to come and visit us in Building 31, Booth 21 at the Duchess County Fairgrounds for the New York State Sheep & Wool Festival. Reinbek If you haven’t been to a festival, I suggest you look up your closest one and go to it! Thats right! 12 projects by Ysolda and friends inspired by the Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival.Ysolda Teague brings together eleven designer friends, including Gudrun Johnston, Amy Herzog and Mary Jane Mucklestone, to share the sweaters they would wear to Rhinebeck, the site of the New York State Sheep and Wool Festival. Or just ‘Beck’ if you’re cool. Sponsored by the Dutchess County Sheep & Wool Growers, the New York State Sheep and Wool Festival returns to the Dutchess Fairgrounds October 17 through 20, with the grounds open free on Thursday and Friday and a $12 entry fee on either Saturday or Sunday and $17 for a full weekend pass. Yarnies often refer to this simply as 'Rhinebeck.' A couple members from the Frequent Fibers Club at my local library went for a drive to Rhinebeck, NY for the annual Sheep and Wool Festival. Leave a comment. The NY Sheep and Wool Festival was held this year on October 19 & 20. For the past three years, I have driven down to Rhinebeck for the New York Sheep and Wool Festival. Aug 4, 2018 - My big holiday!. The NYS Sheep and Wool Festival: Vendor On-line Registration: To get started enter your email and password. Nov 15 2014. Rhinebeck Fiber Festival, Oct. 16-18, 2020. NY Sheep and Wool Festival… or, Rhinebeck 2012! The Sheep & Wool Family Festival hosts a myriad of activities for family members of all ages. Wool & fiber crafts, sheep shearing demonstrations, frisbee & Sheep Dog Herding demos, Harvest Demonstration Kitchen, specialty foods and wine tasting! It housed several cheerful, curious, and well-tended animals as well as what I must confess was a rather uninspiring array of yarns and fibers that looked nearly identical from one vendor to the next. Mark your calendar and start the countdown, its Rhinebeck time again! It’s sweater weather, and there are apple cider donuts. Ysolda Teague brings together eleven designer friends, including Gudrun Johnston, Amy Herzog and Mary Jane Mucklestone, to share the sweaters they would wear to Rhinebeck, the site of the New York State Sheep and Wool Festival. After a 4-year absence I got the chance to hit the NY Sheep and Wool Festival, aka Rhinebeck, again. Vendor Registration. If you are in the area, be sure to stop by their vendor booth featuring leather handles, bags, bag finishing hardware, books, patterns and leather accessories! This post is not about Rhinebeck! Earlier in June, we were informed that VT Sheep and Wool Festival was also cancelled for 2020. Rhinebeck is a wool festival similar to our Estes Park Wool Market--only times 1,000. I heard the expected attendance could be as high as 40,000 people. Knitting, spinning (! It’s like knitting nirvana. What truly saved me was a study of this year’s vendors before arriving. I'm sure Saturday was the bulk of the crowd as we found it harder to move around , as there were lots of people everywhere. It’s the third weekend of October, and as most every knitter knows, this is the weekend of the New York State Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck, NY. This mix of agricultural fair and yarn expo is a fun event for everyone. And let us not forget….. the SHEEP! It’s like knitting nirvana. Branding project re-imagining of the most popular sheep and wool festival in the United States, currently known as “NY State Sheep and Wool Festival,” and colloquially referred to as Rhinebeck. Rhinebeck, NY 12572. There were over 260 vendors, not counting the food. It was our first time attending and it was amazing. First off, it is HUGE and a little overwhelming! Please check with the event venue or promoter for more information. The first time I went, I only spent the Saturday there, but after spending the weekend in 2008, I knew I’d have to continue making a serious vacation of this experience. Rhinebeck (village), New York; Rhinebeck (town), New York; Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, a living museum in Red Hook, New York; Rhinebeck and Connecticut Railroad; New York State Sheep and Wool Festival, held in Rhinebeck, New York; See also. Let me tell you there was so much to see, touch and even smell! Then I allowed for 2 skeins with no plan! Ended. Rhinebeck, NY, United States - See the full schedule of events happening Oct 19 - 22, 2017 and explore the directory of Authors, Instructors & Attendees. I doubt you’ll have seen anything like this before! Sat 19 October 2019 Saturday 19 October 2019 5:00 AM - 11:00 PM . WEST FRIENDSHIP, Maryland, December 4, 2020 -- For the second year in a row, the Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival will be held virtually. 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