2018 Midwest Fiber Festivals and Farm Tours

Midwest Happenings!--the full events calendar

Please note: those events with 2017 dates and no links have not posted their 2018 dates yet. This list will receive updates as I spot them. Thank you!

January

January 13, 2018 Winter Wool Fest, Wamego, KS

February

February 9 – 11, 2018 Sauder Village Fiber Arts Retreat, Archbold, OH

February 10 – 11, 2018 Buckeye Alpaca Show, Tallmadge, OH

February 14 – 18, 2018: Northern Fibers Retreat, Grand Marais, MN

February 18, 2017: Spinner’s Flock Fleece Sale–Winter, Chelsea, MI

February 23 – 24, 2018: Creative Spirit Fiber Festival, Bemidji, MN

February 23 – 25, 2018: Midwest Fiber Frolic, Milwaukee, WI

February 23 – March 11, 2018 Roving Indiana Yarn Crawl, Indiana

March

March 9 – 10, 2018 Jay County Fiber Arts Festival, Portland, IN

March 9 – 11, 2018 Arnhild Knitting Retreat, Ames, IA

March 10 – 12, 2017 Fiber Retreat, Jefferson, MO

March 16 – 17, 2018 Cedarburg Spur Fiber Arts Trails Weekend, Cedarburg, WI

March 16 – 18, 2018 Madison Knitters Guild Knit-In, Madison, WI

March 17, 2018: Heartland Fiberpalooza, Winterset, IA

March 22 – 24, 2018 Threaded Streams Fiber Arts Trail Weekend, Baraboo, WI

March 27 – 31, 2018: PlyAway, A spinnng retreat, Kansas City, MO

April

April 7 – 8, 2018: YarnCon, Chicago, IL

April 6 – 7, 2017 TerBeest Family Garage Sale, Baraboo, WI

April 5 – 8, 2018 Minnesota Yarn Shop Hop, Twin Cities region

April 14, 2018 21st Annual Stephenson County Fiber Fest, Cedarville, IL

April 13 – 14, 2018 The Fiber Event at Greencastle, Greencastle, IN

April 14 – 15, 2018 Fiber Expo, Ann Arbor, MI (Spring)

April 12 – 14, 2018: 18th Annual Garage Sale Textile Center, Minneapolis, MN

April 20 – 23, 2018 Kansas Alliance of Weavers and Spinners Conference, Manhattan, KS

April 27 – 28, 2018: Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail Weekend Tour, Bemidji, MN

April 27 – 29, 2018 Yarnover Minnesota Knitters Guild, Minnetonka, MN

April 28, 2018 Knit Michigan, Lake Orion, MI

April 29 – 30, 2017 Indiana Music & Fiber Festival, Clarksville, IN

April 28 – 29, 2018 Wisconsin Alpaca & Fiber Festival, West Bend, WI

May

May 4 – 6, 2018 Rites of Spring: Fiber Frolic, NE Wisconsin

May 5 – 6, 2018 Mid-Plains Fiber Fair, York NE

May 5 – 6, 2018 Our Creative Routes, Western Wisconsin

May 12 – 14, 2017: Shepherd’s Harvest in Lake Elmo, Minnesota

May 20, 2017 Upper Valley Fiber Fest, Troy, OH

May 19 – 20, 2018 Tip of the Mitt Fiber Fair, Petoskey, MI

May 20 – 21, 2017 Spring Fiber Fling, McHenry County Fairgrounds, Woodstock, IL

May 25 – 27, 2018: Great Lakes Fiber Show, Wooster, OH

June

June 1 – 2, 2018 Hoosier Hills Fiber Festival, Franklin, IN

June 3 – 4, 2017 Mid-Ohio Fiber Fair, Worthington, OH

June 8 – 10, 2018 Michigan League of Handweavers Workshops and Conference, Holland, MI

June 16 – 17, 2018 Iowa Sheep and Wool Festival, Ames, IA

June 16 – 17, 2018 Shetland Sheep and Fleece Show, Ames, IA

July

July 21 – 22, 2018: MOPACA Midwest Owners and Breeders Assoc. Fiber “U”, Lebanon, MO

July 22 – 27, 2018 Christianson Native Craft Workshop, Rolla, MO

August

August 2 – 5, 2018: Stitches Midwest, Schaumberg, IL

August 12, 2017: Fargo Fiber Festival, Fargo, ND

August 17 – 19, 2018: Michigan Fiber Festival, Allegan, MI

September

September 7 – 9, 2018 Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival, Jefferson, WI

September 8 – 9, 2017 Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Fair, Scottsbluff and Mitchell, NE

September 14 – 15, 2018 Manitoba Fibre Festival, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

September 15, 2018 Fiber in the Park, Earlville, IL

September 15 – 16, 2018 Annual Wool Gathering, Young’s Dairy Farm, Yellow Springs, OH

September 22 – 24, 2017 North Country Fiber Fair, Watertown, SD

September 29 – 30, 2018 Northern Michigan Lamb & Wool Festival, West Branch, MI

September 30 – October 1, 2017 Northstar Farm Tour, Twin Cities Region, MN and WI

October

October 7 – 8, 2017 Fosston Fiber Festival, Fosston, MN

October 13 – 14, 2017 17th Annual Fiber Festival, Leland, MI

October 14, 2017 Lamar Fiber Fest, St. Croix Falls, WI

October 14, 2017 6th Annual Autumn Fiber Festival, Ashland, OH

October, 2017: Lake Area Festival of Fiber, Lake of the Ozarks, MO

October 20 – 21, 2018 Fiber Expo, Ann Arbor, MI (Fall)

November

November 2 – 3, 2018 Ozark Fiber Fling, Steelville, MO

November 7 – 11, 2017 Thumb Fiber Festival, Lexington, MI

November 11, 2017 Fall Fleece and Holiday Sale with Spinners Flock, Chelsea, MI

December

Mostly Holiday Galleries, so check in Midwest Happenings! for more details!

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