Events Running Throughout the Weekend
Shearing: Sheep Barn, Watch as Shearers demonstrate and discuss the ins and outs of shearing. Both Saturday and Sunday
ASCA Farm Trial: Swine Barn. Watch participants compete with their dogs at the ASCA Farm Trial, sponsored by the Australian Shepherd Club of New England. Handler and dog teams complete “common farm tasks” on the course. Saturday is “Mixed Farm Trial”; participants move goats and ducks around the course. Sunday is “Sheep Farm Trial” on a different sequence of tasks.
Raffle: Arts and Crafts Building. Take a chance to win a great prize and help educational events. Must pick up prize before close of festival that day.
Youth Show: Sheep Barn. Come see our future shepherds and their sheep.
Spinners and Weavers: Arts and Crafts Building. These folks work all
weekend creating yarn and fabric.
Tasting: Hospitality Tent. Want to try lamb? Come to the hospitality tent for a bite and recipes.
Alpaca Events: Come check out the New Hampshire Alpaca 4-H programs! On Saturday morning at 10:00am go check out alpaca craft down by the education building. Saturday afternoon come up to the alpaca building to see the kids do Alpaca Showmanship, Alpaca Obstacle Course, and Egg and Spoon race starting at 1:00pm. On Sunday morning at 11:30am come check out the Alpaca Costume Class in the Alpaca Barn. They can't wait to see you there!