One of Long Island’s largest celebrations of fiber arts and crafts, The Fleece & Fiber Festival is an immersive experience in the life cycle of fiber, from sheep to sweater. The event will feature dozens of fiber artisans showcasing their talents, demonstrating their traditional crafts and selling their creations, along with hands-on demonstrations for visitors. New for this year will be a children’s activity area and a petting zoo.
Among the exhibitors and vendors will be live sheep shearing by Tabbethia Haubold-Magee of Long Island Yarn and Farm, spinners transforming raw fiber into yarn, weavers creating cloth, and knitters and crocheters showcasing their creations. Hallockville Museum Farm Fleece & Fiber Festival hours will be 10am to 4pm.
Admission is $10 per person. Rain Date: May 21.
An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until June 11, 2023