Finger Lakes Fiber Festival | Beyond the Nest (Rochester)

Finger Lakes Fiber Festival

Address: 
Rte. 15A
Hemlock , NY , 14466
Phone: 607-522-4374
42° 47' 5.694" N, 77° 36' 21.006" W
Contact name: 
Peggy Hagen
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Festival of fiber arts including handspinning, weaving, knitting, felting, crochet and more. Classes, demonstrations and vendors.

THE 17th ANNUAL FINGER LAKES FIBER ARTS FESTIVAL will be held September 20-21, 2014 at the spacious Hemlock Fairgrounds, Hemlock, NY. 

Our 2-day festival is devoted to all fiber arts with a special focus on hand spinning, and also including weaving, felting, knitting, crochet and lace making.  A wide range of exciting fiber arts workshops is scheduled, so register early!  Fleece show and sale!  Demonstrations, competitions, exhibits, fiber animals and 80+ high quality vendors of equipment, books,patterns, dyes, yarn, raw and processed fiber for every purpose, and beautiful finished goods!  Great food, sheep dog herding, sheep shearing, free horse and wagon rides, ample parking.  Handicap accessible.   

Admission to the Finger Lakes Fiber Arts Festival is $5 per day; children 12 and under are admitted free. Parking is also free; however, NO PETS are permitted anywhere on the fairgrounds. For further information on the festival, visit www.GVHG.org/fest.html.