NY/RHINEBECK SHEEP AND WOOL Festival + Super Yarn Sale at Fab: UP TO 30% OFF+ our famous FAB Goody Bag!
THANK YOU SHEEP & WOOL FRIENDS!
Another great year for Rhinebeck Sheep & Wool: it happened and it felt like it used to! Tons of people had fun on a lovely weekend in Rhinebeck. Thank you to all the happy knitters that visited in person or online!
Want to make sure you find about next year's Sheep & Wool 2023? Join Fab Yarn email list here.
VISIT FAB YARN TIVOLI DURING SHEEP & WOOL
At Fab Yarn, we look forward to Sheep and Wool because it's a great time to meet many of you who we usually only see online. Stop in and say hello! Store visitors vaxxed please or wear a mask! Learn more about safe shopping at Fab.
For fiber fanatics, a visit to Fab is a great chance to come see and touch the some of the most fabulous luxury fibers available today, many not available at the Sheep and Wool Festival! Plus find out why Fabulous Yarn is not only the best online collection of great fibers, it's the "best little yarn store in New York."
WHAT IS THE SHEEP AND WOOL FESTIVAL?
Sheep and Wool, or 'Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool' or officially NEW YORK STATE SHEEP AND WOOL FESTIVAL is one of the country's premier fiber events hosted every year on the third weekend in October at the Dutchess County fairgrounds. It's a must-see for many with (usually) over 30,000 people attending.
NY/RHINEBECK SHEEP AND WOOL FESTIVAL 2023 DATES + TIMES
The next Sheep and Wool will be held Saturday-Sunday October 21-22, 2023, with workshops held Thursday/Friday October 19-20. For latest updates see the Sheep and Wool website.
Fab will celebrate with extended hours 10am-7pm THURSDAY-SUNDAY or EMAIL FAB to arrange special early/late visit.
SHEEP & WOOL FESTIVAL HELPFUL LINKS
special Sheep & wool ARTYARNS Limited Edition Color "Rhinebeck"
RHINEBECK SHEEP & WOOL TIPS: AVOID THE CROWDS AND Visit Tivoli!
Avoid the Rhinebeck crowds and take the ten minute drive north up Route 9G to eat, drink and shop in Tivoli: The coolest little village in New York!! Lots of choices from morning coffee at Tivoli General to locally farmed Burgers at authentic Irish pub Traghaven, ice cream at Fortunes, pasta at Giobatta, cocktails at The Corner, margueritas and Tex/Mex at Santa Fe, Spanish wine and tapas at Rojo, and the best sushi around at Osaka! And of course Fabulous Yarn in the middle of it all. Learn more at Tivoli Now website.
MORE RHINEBECK SHEEP & WOOL TIPS
Getting there: Here's a map. Route 9 and 9G will be mobbed, so avoid the northern approach and come in the back way over River Rd and Rhinecliff Rd through the village of Rhinbeck.
Get in free: Volunteer and get an inside view of how Sheep & Wool works.