Sheep Shearing Festival at the Queens County Farm Museum

Sat May 11, 2024
11:00am to 4:00pm ET
Age: All
Price: Adults $15, Children (3-11) $12
Queens County Farm Museum

Visit the Queens County Farm Museum on the Nassau-Queens border to see the sheep get their annual haircuts. Move to the foot-stomping rhythms of live music, and enjoy farmer-led tours and a plant sale all day. 

Visit the historic Adriance Farmhouse for 18th-century cooking demos, and stop by the Con Edison Ecology Booth to Adopt-a-Worm and get recycling tips.

Purchase tickets in advance.

Event Schedule

  • Sheep Shearing: 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3 pm
  • Guided Farm Tours: 11:15am, 12:15pm, 2:15pm, 3:15pm
  • Colonial Cooking Demos: 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm
  • Historic Adriance Farmhouse Tours: 11am–4 m on the hour & half-hour; last tour departs 3:30pm
  • Live Music: 11am–12:45pm Folk Music Society of New York; 1–4pm Mojo and the Mayhem

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** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.