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NY Sheep and Wool Festival

Sat Oct 19, 2019
Various times
All ages
Ages 12 and up: $9 (plus handling fee) in advance, $12 at the gate; 11 and under are FREE

Though largely tailored to adult audiences, kids can enjoy the Two by Two Petting Zoo, a leaping-llama contest, sheep selfies, llamas, a canine Frisbee demonstration, a Mad Science show, dog-herding demos, a spinning-wheel contest, author visits, and more. 

Food available for purchase at the Fairgrounds Cafe.

The schedule is as follows:

  • Saturday, October 19 - 9am-5pm
  • Sunday, October 20 - 9am-4pm

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Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Avenue
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
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