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The Annual Fiber Festival of New England (The Big E)
November 5, 2022 - November 6, 2022
Fiber enthusiasts are coming together for the annual The Fiber Festival of New England on November 5th and 6th, 2022 to promote the use of wool and other natural fibers, as well as related arts and products!
More than 200 New England exhibitors will be showcasing their products, including clothing, quilts, blankets, rugs, looms, spinning wheels and more.
Workshops on felting, knitting, spinning, punch needle, weaving, rug hooking will be held both days.
The Fiber Festival of New England is an ideal holiday shopping opportunity, with handmade items from over 200 vendor booths.
Presented by Eastern States Exposition and the New England Sheep & Wool Growers Association, it is a great experience for visitors to learn how animals contribute to the fiber industry through live displays of llamas, alpacas, sheep and rabbits. There are daily sheep shearing demonstrations and an ongoing Fleece Sale, too.