Sheepshearing and Dog Herding Demo & Farm Festival: Rain or Shine

 http://www.goreplace.org/sheepshearing.htm

Saturday, April 28, 2012
10am to 5pm
 (Rain or Shine). 
2012 will mark the 25th year for this outdoor, farm festival. Join us for a fun-filled day of activities including demonstrations of sheepshearing, herding dogs, spinning and weaving, a crafts fair with 80 vendors, live music, performers, historic re-enactors, and more. Food vendors on-site.

Adults $15 and Children below age 12 free (when accompanied by an adult)

Parking is free!

If you would like to volunteer sheepshearing, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Brian Smith at<a target=”_blank”>[masked]</a>. You're guaranteed a good time with wonderful people and a tee-shirt to boot! There are morning and afternoon shifts available so you'll have plenty of time to enjoy the Festival. This is a great event and a great cause. 

PRESS PHOTOS HERE!

THE CRAFTS FAIR IS FULL!
We are no longer accepting applications for the 2012 Festival.
If you wish to receive notification for applying to the 2013 Festival, send us your email address to:[masked]

FIBER ARTISTS WANTED FOR THE FIBER TENT 
Here is an application for 2012 in PDF FORMAT
Please note: The application is for fiber arts only.

FOOD VENDORS
May now apply for the 2012 Sheepshearing Festival
Here is an application for 2012 in PDF FORMAT
Please, print, fillout and mail applications to:

GORE PLACE
Sheepshearing Festival
52 Gore Street
Waltham, MA 02453 

 



Crafts Fair


Kevin Ford 

is the only professional shearer using the old technique of shearing by hand. Andy Rice will demonstrate modern shearing.


Dave Kennard 
of Wellscroft Farm and his wonderful border collies!

 
Historic Re-enactors


Live Music!

  
Food Vendors
Historic crafters 
will demonstrate their considerable skills!


Wagon Rides


Waltham Garden Club

Traditional


 

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