New York Fiber Festival Has Something for Everyone

Festival showcases everything fibrous, from raw fleeces through finished garments.

| August 28, 2009

  • Crocheting is only one fiber art.
    Crocheting is only one fiber art.
    iStockphoto.com/Alina Solovyova-Vincent
  • Knitting takes yarn to functional.
    Knitting takes yarn from skein to functional.
    iStockphoto.com/felinda
  • Colorful yarn graces a wall in a crafts store.
    Colorful yarn graces a wall in a crafts store.
    iStockphoto.com/Craig Cozart

  • Crocheting is only one fiber art.
  • Knitting takes yarn to functional.
  • Colorful yarn graces a wall in a crafts store.

Check out the first Southern Adirondack Fiber Festival in Greenwich, New York, as more than 60 vendors gather September 26-27 to offer everything fibrous, from raw fleeces through finished garments, as well as equipment and supplies needed for fiber creations.

Sponsored by the Washington County Fair, the festival provides a gathering place for vendors offering everything fibrous. Various fiber producing livestock will also be on display.

The don’t-miss family-friendly event showcases wonderful fibers, yarns, spinning, weaving and more. Fun includes demonstrations, workshops, roving entertainment, fiber products and supplies.

The Washington County Fairgrounds in eastern New York is located 20 minutes from the Saratoga Springs exit on Interstate 87. For more information, call 518-692-2464 or visit the website.







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