The Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival is one of the largest festivals of its kind celebrating all things sheep, from hoof to handwoven.

2015 Catalog Cover Art Competition Winner

Congratulations to 2015 Cover Art Competition Winner Ida Faraghan of Cinnaminson, NJ. Honorable mentions went to Evie Baskin of Chestertown, MD; Clare Margaret Douglas of Harrisburg, PA; Patricia Powell Kessler of Silver Spring, MD; and Alison L. Baker, of York Haven, PA.


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Don't forget, the deadline for the 2016 Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival Cover Art Competition is November 1, 2015! Grand Prize of $1000 and up to four $100 Honorary Mention awards. Visit our website for more information and to see a gallery of past winners. ... See MoreSee Less

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Check out the latest from the American Lamb Board, with everything you need to know about American lamb and craft beer. Vote for your favorite recipe and be eligible to win one of their weekly prizes:

7/24: 5lbs of ground lamb & a pizza stone

7/31: 2 butterflied legs of lamb & a set of metal kebab skewers

8/7: 5lbs of ground lamb and a burger press

8/14: 2 racks of lamb and 12 loin chops with mortar & pestle

8/21: Ultimate American Lamb Grilling Kit

*Each prize package comes with a galvanized metal party bucket, American lamb apron, and American lamb meat thermometer*
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  • " Lots of animals to pet, sheepdog trials to watch, music, fairground food, shearing demonstrations, storytelling, wool spinning demos - fascinating, and it's outdoors, so the kids can be as loud as they want. "

    Anita W.Silver Spring, MD
  • " The festival is a great coming together of rural America. There is so much livestock, wool, yarn & southern food here, it's amazing. "

    Manasi K.Seattle, WA
  • " If you have any love whatsoever of sheep, wool, fleece, fiber, or anything to do with knitting, weaving, or spinning, then this is the festival for you. "

    Wayne B.Charlotte, NC