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It was a great show in 2018. Thanks to all the volunteer power and amazing fans that make this one of the best fiber festivals in the U.S. Keep checking https://sheepandwool.com/schedule/  for the latest Festival Schedule. When our 2019 sched is ready, it’ll be there (check the dates). See you again in October!

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Livestock Shows [clear filter]
Friday, October 19

1:00pm EDT

Bred Ewe Sale Show Begins
This is the Show for all of the buyers to check out before they head into the Auction to make their bids. It's where you can see what you want to get at the Sale/Auction, happening tomorrow.

NEW in 2018: You can enter unregistered and crossbred sheep in the Sheep Sale.

An equipment auction will follow the Bred Ewe Sale. For more info, contact festivalinfo@sheepandwool.com

Friday October 19, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
Bldg 37 41.935153, -73.904742
Saturday, October 20

10:30am EDT

Angora Goat Show
This year marks the 20th year for the annual Angora Goat Show in Rhinebeck.  Both registered white and naturally colored goats will be shown. The Saturday show features an "In and Out" category with goats being shown "In" their fleece on Saturday. Those goats are then sheared Saturday evening and shown again on Sunday morning "Out" of their fleece. The fleece is judged "in the bag". The three scores, in the fleece, out of the fleece and the fleece in the bag are tallied and the highest score wins!

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Saturday October 20, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm EDT
Bldg 38 41.935013, -73.904485

2:00pm EDT

White & Natural Colored Sheep Show 'The Black and White Show'
May be delayed due to Equipment Auction event. Shows starts with the Natural Colored Fine Wool division, followed by the White Long Wool division, continues tomorrow morning at 8am. 

Saturday October 20, 2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Bldg 37 41.935153, -73.904742
Sunday, October 21

8:30am EDT

White & Natural Wool Sheep Show 'The Black and White Show' continued
with Natural Colored Long Wool followed by White Wool Fine, White Wool Medium and Natural Colored Medium Wool. Please be ready to show at scheduled time. We will immediately follow with Supreme White Ram, Supreme White Ewe, Supreme White Fleece, Supreme Natural Colored Ram, Supreme Natural Colored Ewe, & Supreme Natural Colored Fleece. 8:30am until FINISHED, time flexible

Sunday October 21, 2018 8:30am - 2:00pm EDT
Bldg 37 41.935153, -73.904742