The Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival

The Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival is held the first full weekend in May at the Howard County Fairgrounds, and the dates for 2018 are May 5 - 6. The Weavers Guild of Greater Baltimore is responsible for organizing and staffing the Skein and Garment Competition. This competition features a wide range of items handcrafted by spinners, knitters, weavers, crocheters, felters, and other fiber artists from across the country, all showcasing the beauty and versatility of wool.

For more information about the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival, visit their web site at


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