2024 U.S. Fiber Arts Festivals

2024 U.S. Fiber Arts Festivals

Written by: Allyson Carmody

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Hello Friends of the Cottage!


As always, please email me at allyson@thatchedroofcottage.com to add a festival or correct any information.


*If a festival does not have a date listed at this time, that means it wasn't updated when I last checked. However, I check regularly for updates.


Hope you all have fun and add some awesome fiber festival goodies to your stash this year!

January


January 19 – 20: Oxford Fiber Festival, Oxford, Mississippi


January 27: Yarni Gras, New Orleans, Louisiana

February


February 2 - 3: Yellow Rose on the Coast, Port Aransas, Texas


February 2 – 4: Delmarva Wool & Fiber Expo, Ocean City, Maryland


February 4: New England Farm & Fiber Festival, Boston, Massachusetts


February 15 - 18: Red Alder Fiber Arts Retreat, Tacoma, Washington


February 18: Tina Turner Knits - Fiber Arts Festival, Henrietta, New York

March


March 2: Shepherds Market, Iowa City, Iowa


March 5 - 10: Bandera Fiber & Arts Week + Festival, Bandera, Texas


March 6 – 10: Carolina Fiber Fest, Raleigh, North Carolina


March 8 - 9: Jay County Fiber Arts Festival, Portland, Indiana


March 9: Western Illinois Fiber Fest, Macomb, Illinois


March 15 – 16: Eureka! Fiber in the Ozarks, Eureka Springs, Arkansas


March 16: Illinois Fiber Festival, Champaign, Illinois


March 22 – 23: Middle Tennessee Fiber Festival, Dickson, Tennessee


March 22 -23: Ozark Highlands Sheep & Fiber Festival, Glenallen, Missouri


March 23: 39th Annual Market Day & Fiber Fair, Bowling Green, Ohio

April


April 5 - 7: Arizona Fiber Festival, Camp Verde, Arizona


April 6: 28th Annual Stephenson County Fiber Art Fair, Cedarville, Illinois


April 10 - 13: Interweave Maker Festivals Loveland, Loveland, Colorado


April 12 – 13: Greencastle Wool Show, Greencastle, Indiana


April 12 - 13: Albuquerque Fiber Arts Fiesta 2024, Albuquerque, New Mexico


April 13: 38th Annual Southern Illinois Sheep & Craft Festival, Waterloo, Illinois


April 19 - 21: Fiber Witch Festival, Salem, Massachusetts


April 19 - 21: Next Level Knitting Conference, Online by TKGA (The Knitting Guild Association)


April 20 - 21: Fiber Expo, Ann Arbor, Michigan 


April 20 - 21: YarnCon, Chicago, Illinois


April 26 - 28: Georgia Mountain Needle Arts Festival, Ellijay, Georgia


April 26 – 27: Great Basin Fiber Arts Fair, Farmington, Utah


April 26 - 27: Yellow Rose Fiber Fiesta, Seguin, Texas


April 26 – 28: Midwest Fiber Festival, St. Louis, Missouri


April 27: Frederick Fiber Fest, Frederick, Maryland


April 27: CT Sheep, Wool, & Fiber Festival, North Haven, Connecticut


April 27: Nauvoo Fiber Arts Festival, Nauvoo, Illinois


April 27 – 28: Wisconsin Alpaca & Fiber Fest, Madison, Wisconsin

May


May 4 – 5: Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival, West Friendship, Maryland


May 4 – 5: Birchwood Fiber Festival, Birchwood, Tennessee


May 10 – 12: Shepherd’s Harvest Sheep and Wool Festival, Lake Elmo, Minnesota


May 11: Shepherd's Wool Market, Rush, New York


May 11 – 12: NH Sheep & Wool Festival, Deerfield, New Hampshire


May 18 – 19: Kentucky Sheep & Fiber Festival, Lexington, Kentucky


May 18 - 19: Heart of New Mexico Fiber and Art Gathering, Edgewood, New Mexico


May 18 - 19: Illiana Fiber Festival, Crown Point, Indiana


May 18 - 19: Central Pennsylvania Fiber Festival, Hughesville, Pennsylvania


May 25 – 26: Massachusetts Sheep & Woolcraft Fair, Cummington, Massachusetts


May 25 – 26: The Great Lakes Fiber Show, Wooster, Ohio


May 31 - June 1: Hoosier Hills Fiber Festival, Franklin, Indiana


May 31 - June 1: Knit-In, Madison, Wisconsin

June

June 1: St. Cloud Spin Fest & Fiber Fair, St. Cloud, Minnesota


June 1 - 2: Fiber Fusion Northwest, Monroe, Washington


June 1 - 2: Maine Fiber Frolic, Windsor, Maine


June 1 - 2: Flag Wool & Fiber Festival, Flagstaff, Arizona


June 6 - 9: Estes Park Wool Market, Estes Park, Colorado


June 7 -8: Blue Ridge Fiber Fest, Sparta, North Carolina


June 8: Mid-Ohio Fiber Fair, Newark, Ohio


June 8 - 9: CNY Fiber Artists & Producers, Bouckville, New York


June 22 -23 : Westwind Fiber Arts Festival, Yorktown, Indiana


June : Houston Fiber Fest, Cypress, Texas - This festival will resume in 2025.


June 28 - 30: The Black Sheep Gathering, Albany, Oregon

July


July 20 - 21: Fiber U, Lebanon, Missouri


July 20 – 21: Copper K Fiber Festival, Whitehall, Montana


July 31 - August 3: Maker Festivals, Lancaster, Pennsylvania

August


August 1 - 4: Expanding and Exploring the Future World of our Fiber Traditions, Billings, Montana


August 3 – 4: Fiber Arts Festival, West Fargo, North Dakota


August 9 – 10: Southern Comforts Fiber Market, Charlotte, North Carolina


August 10 - 11: Flock Fiber Festival, Seattle, Washington


August 14 – 18: Michigan Fiber Festival, Allegan, Michigan


August 23 – 25: Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival, Green Tree, Pennsylvania


August 31 - September 1: Heart of New Mexico Fiber and Art Gathering, Edgewood, New Mexico

September


September 6 – 8: Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival, Jefferson, Wisconsin


September 7 - 8: Salida Fiber Festival, Salida, Colorado


September 7 - 8: Pennsylvania Endless Mountains Fiber Festival, New Milford, Pennsylvania


September 7 - 8: Natural Fiber Fair, Arcata, California


September 14: Western New York Fiber Arts Festival, East Aurora, New York


September 20 – 22: DFW Fiber Fest, Irving, Texas


September 21 - 22: 28th Annual Wool Gathering, Yellow Springs, Ohio


September 21 - 22: Oregon Flock & Fiber Festival, Albany, Oregon


September 21 - 22: Lehigh Valley Fiber Festival, Allentown, Pennsylvania


September 28 - 29: Shenandoah Valley Fiber Festival, Berryville, Virginia

October


October 4 - 6: Pacific Northwest Fiber Arts Expo, Port Angeles, Washington


October 5 - 6: Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival, Tunbridge, Vermont


October 5 – 6: Fall Fiber Festival and Montpelier Sheep Dog Trials, Montpelier Station, Virginia


October 5 - 6: Lambtown Festival, Dixon, California


October 5 - 6: Mountain and Valley Wool Festival, Santa Fe, New Mexico


October 5 - 6:  2nd Annual Taos Wools Festival, Taos, New Mexico


October 11 - 12: Lake Area Fiber Arts Festival, Camdenton, Missouri


October 12 - 13: Fiber Expo, Ann Arbor, Michigan


October 18 - 20: Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair, Fletcher, North Carolina


October 19: Minnesota Fiber Festival, Cambridge, Minnesota


October 19 - 20: 11th Annual Autumn Fiber Festival, Mansfield, Ohio


October 19 - 20: New York State Sheep & Wool Festival, Rhinebeck, New York


October 25 - 27: Texas Fleece & Fiber Festival, Kerrville, Texas


October 26: Frederick Fiber Fest, Frederick, Maryland


October 30 - November 3: Fiber Art Show & Sale, Longmont, Colorado


October : Mid-Plains Fiber Fair*, York, Nebraska

November


November 1 - 2: Ozark Fiber Fling, Steelville, Missouri


November 2: Alabama Fiber Festival, Brierfield, Alabama


November 2 – 3: The Annual Fiber Festival of New England, West Springfield, Massachusetts


November 8 - 9: NWA Fiber Festival, Fayetteville, Arkansas


November 9 - 10: Maryland Alpaca and Fleece Festival, West Friendship, Maryland


November 23 – 24: Pennsylvania Fall Fiber Arts Festival, Leesport, Pennsylvania


November 23 - 24: SoCal Fiber Fair, Pomona, California


November 23 - 24: Threads and Fiber Festival, Des Moines, Iowa


November : East Texas Fiber Festival*, Canton, Texas

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