THE GREAT LAKES FIBER SHOW

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THE 24th ANNUAL GREAT LAKES FIBER SHOW

Getting bigger and better every year, the Great Lakes Fiber Show returns to the Wayne County Fairgrounds in Wooster, Ohio on Memorial Day Weekend, bringing over 100 of your favorite vendors, great workshops, and a range of free activities for two days of fun —

  • Vendors offering everything from raw fiber, lovely yarns, to finished items
  • Great tools for spinning, weaving, knitting & more
  • Wool fleece show & sale and skein competition
  • Knitted Garment Competition
  • Workshops with top instructors across fiber-related crafts (pre-paid registration)
  • Free demonstrations and free activities for kids
  • and more!
Admission is free — with plenty of food available on site!
Mark your calendar today!

EVENT SCHEDULE

In the Grandstand
12:00 - 5:00 pm  All Fleece Entries accepted
4:00pm  Rabbit Barn opens
5:30 pm  Fleece Judging

 

GRANDSTAND ELSEWHERE ON SITE
7:00 Rabbit Barn opens
8:00–9:15 Border Leicester fleece entry opens*
8:30–11:00 Knitted Garment Registrations opens* 8:30–11:30 Workshops (pre-registration required)
9:00 Sheep SHow — Show Arena 31
9:30 Border Leicester Fleece Judging
10:00 Fleece Sale begins 10:00 Fiber Market opens
8:00–11:00 Skein Competition Registration opens*
10–Noon Just For Fun Activities
11:30 Garment Judging
12:30–3:30 Workshops (pre-registration required)
12:30 Skein Judging
1:00–4:30 Just for Fun activities
5:00 Fiber Market closes for the day

*Pre-registration and fee required

GRANDSTAND ELSEWHERE ON SITE
7:00 Rabbit Barn opens
8:30–11:30 Workshops (pre-registration required)
9:00 Sheep Sale
10:00–Noon Just For Fun Activities 10:00                Fiber Market opens
12:30–3:30 Workshops (pre-registration required)
1:00–3:30 Just for Fun activities
4:00 Fiber Market closes until next year

UPDATES


Reaching Out to All Types of Guilds

We are trying to reach out to all of the knitting, crocheting, rug hooking and fine arts guilds to follow us on Facebook as well as our web site.  If you belong to any of these types or organizations, please pass the word on.  Our vendors have beautiful and unique yarns as well as supplies and equipment for all of those who like to spin and weave as well as rug hooking.  We also have activities for children and adults who would like to learn a special craft.  All of our vendors are very willing to help anyone who is wanting to learn.

Teachers for Workshops

If you think you would like to teach a class at the  2019 Great Lakes Fiber Show, please download the Instructors Form from the web site and submit your proposal  We would love to see what you have to offer!  We are looking for sensational and unique ideas to share with all our of visitors who just might like to take your class.

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

Tell all of your friends to follow and like us on Facebook.  Don’t forget to include all of your Spinning and Weaving Guilds as well as all of those Knitting and Crocheting Guilds.  We have something for everyone!

NO BOOKLET MAILINGS FOR 2019

Please be aware that we will not be mailing out booklets for the 2019 show.  Everything you will need will be available on the web site.


MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

May 25-26, 2019
Saturday: 10am–5pm
Sunday: 10am–4pm

at the
WAYNE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
199 Vanover Street • Wooster, OH