THE GREAT LAKES FIBER SHOW

Held on Saturday & Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend

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THE 25th ANNUAL GREAT LAKES FIBER SHOW

May 23, 2020 - 10 am to 5 pm

May 24, 2020 - 10 am to 4 pm

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Always held on Saturday & Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend

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
  • 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
3:00pm  Rabbit Barn opens
5:30 pm  Fleece Judging

 

GRANDSTAND ELSEWHERE ON SITE
7:00 Rabbit Barn opens with Check In
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, Rabbit Show - Barn 28
9:30 Border Leicester Fleece Judging
10:00 Fleece Sale begins 10:00 Fiber Market opens
10:00–11:00 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
1:00–3:30 Just for Fun activities
2:00 Angora Rabbit Wool, Skein, and Garment Contest
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 9:00-10:30          Rabbit Check in opens (Double OPEN Speciality)
  10:00 Fiber Market opens
1:00–3:30 Just for Fun activities 12:30-3:30           Workshops (pre-registration required)
  4:00 Fiber Market closes until next year

UPDATES


Our 25th year is already being planned!

All of our committees are busy at work planning for our 2020 show.

We will be celebrating our 25th year and want it to be spectacular!

We will have an area under the Grandstand for all of our fiber friends to be able to gather to just spin, knit or crochet. The times is yet to be determined. We will be having a spinning contest with lots of fun thing to challenge spinners. Watch or web site for updates as well as Facebook.

We had a Great Show!

Thanks to all that came to our show this year.  We had a great show  with lots of activities, great food and great crowd regardless of the weather and construction.  We hope to see everyone again next year.  Our committees will be hard at work behind the scenes to have a fantastic line-up for workshops. Keep watching us on Facebook as well as our web site.

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!


MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

May 23-24, 2020
Saturday: 10am–5pm
Sunday: 10am–4pm

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