NJ Sheep and Fiber Festival

Many thanks to all who attended the 27th annual NJ Sheep and Fiber Festival!  We hope you had a great time.  See you in 2023!

Hunterdon County 4H Fairgrounds in Ringoes, NJ
on the usual first weekend after Labor Day 
September 9 – 10, 2023

Open to the Public
9 AM–5 PM Sat. and 9 AM-4 PM Sun.  
         $10/Person or $15/Carload – $20/2 Day Car Pass

No dogs other than Guide Dogs, please.

Festival 2022 Vendor Lists And Building Maps

We are also currently seeking volunteers to help over the festival weekend.  Join the fun!  Any amount of time you and your friends can contribute is sincerely appreciated.  Contact ReniM@aol.com or call 609-947-3719.

Directions and flyers
(OR  select Directions under Festival in the page header drop down list

Festival Schedule of Events
Saturday                Sunday

 Behavior Policy

Barn 1

Info Booth

Breed Exhibits

Sheep Shearing demos

Educational sessions

Jacob Sheep Breeders Assoc. (JSBA)

Demonstrations and Educational Exhibits Including:

NJ Fibershed

Handweavers of Bucks County (HWBC)

Hunterdon County Rug Artisans Guild

Hunterdon Knitting and Crochet Guild

North Country Spinners

South Jersey Guild of Spinners & Handweavers

Barn 2

Show Ring



Barn 3

(Inside and Outside North side)

Sheep Herding Demo (Adjacent roadside Field outside the barn)


Grange Building

Fleece Show and Sale

(Inside and Outside on the path leading up to the building)

Fleece to Scarf Competition (Sunday)

Barn 4

(Inside and Outside North side)



Fairgrounds Layout Aerial View

For GSSB Festival information, please contact Reni Melvin.

Updated: Jan. 13, 2023