2017 Sheep Shearing Fest

Dec 15, 2020
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Experience the Thrill of Sheep Shearing

Join us at the 2017 Sheep Shearing Fest for a day filled with excitement and entertainment! Witness the skill and expertise of some of the best sheep shearers in the industry as they demonstrate the art of shearing. Get up close and personal with these magnificent animals and learn about the importance of wool production.

Entertainment for the Whole Family

Our Sheep Shearing Fest is not only about sheep shearing. We have a variety of activities and entertainment options for the whole family. Enjoy live music from talented local artists while you browse through our diverse selection of artisanal products.

Delicious Local Food and Beverages

No festival is complete without indulging in some delicious food and beverages. Feast on mouth-watering local cuisine prepared by renowned chefs, featuring farm-to-table ingredients. Sip on refreshing craft beers and wines from local breweries and wineries that perfectly complement the flavors of the festival.

Explore Unique Artisanal Products

Discover a treasure trove of unique artisanal products at our festival. From handmade jewelry and clothing to exquisite home decor, you'll find an array of one-of-a-kind items created by talented local artisans. Support small businesses and take home a special memento from the Sheep Shearing Fest.

Highlights of the 2017 Sheep Shearing Fest

1. Sheep Shearing Demonstrations

Get an insider's look into the world of sheep shearing as experienced shearers guide you through the process. Learn about the different techniques and tools used and gain a deeper understanding of the craftsmanship involved in producing high-quality wool.

2. Wool Spinning Workshops

Try your hand at wool spinning with our interactive workshops. Learn the ancient art of converting raw wool into thread and witness the transformation first-hand. Our experienced instructors will guide you through the process, ensuring you leave with a newfound appreciation for this traditional skill.

3. Sheepdog Trials

Be amazed by the agility and intelligence of working sheepdogs as they showcase their skills in our exhilarating sheepdog trials. Watch in awe as these talented dogs respond to commands from their handlers and expertly herd a group of sheep through an obstacle course. It's an incredible display of teamwork between humans and animals!

4. Children's Activities

Bring your little ones along for a day of fun-filled activities. From face painting and pony rides to interactive sheep-related games, there's something to keep every child entertained. Let their imagination run wild as they explore the wonders of the Sheep Shearing Fest.

5. Local Vendors

Browse through a wide selection of local vendors offering an assortment of products. From handcrafted soaps and candles to unique clothing and accessories, you'll find something for everyone. Support local businesses and discover hidden gems you won't find anywhere else.

Plan Your Visit to the 2017 Sheep Shearing Fest

Make the most of your experience at the 2017 Sheep Shearing Fest by planning your visit in advance. Check our website for the latest information on ticket prices, event schedule, and participating vendors. Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of sheep shearing and have a memorable day with your loved ones.


The 2017 Sheep Shearing Fest promises a day filled with excitement, entertainment, and exploration. Witness the art of sheep shearing, enjoy live music, indulge in delicious local food, and discover unique artisanal products. Bring your family and friends along and create lasting memories at this incredible eCommerce & Shopping event. Join us and be a part of the Sheep Shearing Fest today!

Ian Walls
Looks like a fun and educational event for the whole family! Can't wait to attend!
Oct 6, 2023