Become a Sponsor

The Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival offers a sponsorship program to assist in the public promotion and education about sheep and wool. As another form of advertising, your sponsorship will promote your business to our many festival attendees and also provide web exposure. We offer eight levels of sponsorship, listed as follows.

Patron Level

Sponsorship of at least $25.00

As a Patron Level supporter, you are entitled to:

  • Have your name listed as a Patron of the Festival
  • Free admission to the Festival 

Skein Level

Sponsorship of at least $50.00

As a Skein Level supporter, you are entitled to:

  • Designate an event for which the money will be used
  • Have your name listed as a Skein Level supporter
  • Free admission to the Festival

Roving Level

Sponsorship of at least $100.00

As a Roving Level supporter, you are entitled to:

  • Designate an event for which the money will be used
  • Have your name listed as a Roving Level supporter
  • Free admission to the Festival 
  • A $10.00 Gift Certificate to the Festival Store 

Fleece Level

Sponsorship of at least $250.00

As a Fleece Level supporter, you are entitled to:

  • Designate an event for which the money will be used
  • Have your name listed as a Fleece Level supporter
  • A complimentary web ad at www.sheepandwool.org (with a link to your website) which will be displayed on both our Advertisers Page and the page of the event you sponsor, and will be featured as well in a rotation on the bottom of each page of the website
  • Free admission to the Festival 
  • A $25.00 Gift Certificate to the Festival Store 

Sheep Level

Sponsorship of at least $500.00

As a Sheep Level supporter, you are entitled to:

  • Designate an event for which the money will be used
  • Have your name listed as a Sheep Level supporter
  • A complimentary half-page ad in our catalog
  • A complimentary web ad at www.sheepandwool.org (with a link to your website) which will be displayed on both our Advertisers Page and the page of the event you sponsor, and will be featured as well in a rotation on the bottom of each page of the website
  • Free admission to the Festival for two 
  • 2 tickets to Saturday’s Shepherds Feast 
  • A $25.00 Gift Certificate to the Festival Store 

Flock Level

Sponsorship of at least $1,000.00

As a Flock Level supporter, you are entitled to:

  • Designate an event for which the money will be used
  • A 2 x 3-foot banner printed with your name on it displayed near the event
  • Have your name listed as a Flock Level supporter
  • A complimentary full-page ad in our catalog
  • A complimentary web ad at www.sheepandwool.org (with a link to your website) which will be displayed on both our Advertisers Page and the page of the event you sponsor, and will be featured as well in a rotation on the bottom of each page of the website
  • Free admission to the Festival for two 
  • 2 tickets to Saturday’s Shepherds Feast 
  • A $50.00 Gift Certificate to the Festival Store 

Farmette Level

Sponsorship of at least $2,500.00

As a Farmette Level supporter, you are entitled to:

  • Designate an event for which the money will be used
  • A 2 x 4-foot banner printed with your name on it displayed near the event 
  • Have your name listed as a Farmette supporter
  • Two complimentary full-page ads in our catalog
  • A complimentary web ad at www.sheepandwool.org (with a link to your website) which will be displayed on both our Advertisers Page and the page of the event you sponsor, and will be featured as well in a rotation on the bottom of each page of the website
  • Free admission to the Festival for four
  • Designated Sponsor Parking
  • 4 tickets to Saturday’s Shepherds Feast (not applicable for 2021 virtual festival)
  • A $125.00 Gift Certificate to the Festival Store 

Farm Level

Sponsorship of at least $5,000.00

As a Farm Level supporter, you are entitled to:

  • Designate an event for which the money will be used
  • A 3 x 5-foot banner printed with your name on it displayed near the event (not applicable for 2021 virtual festival)
  • Have your name listed as a Farm supporter
  • Two complimentary full-page ads in our catalog
  • A complimentary web ad at www.sheepandwool.org (with a link to your website) which will be displayed on both our Advertisers Page and the page of the event you sponsor, and will be featured as well in a rotation on the bottom of each page of the website
  • Free admission to the Festival for four 
  • Designated Sponsor Parking 
  • 4 tickets to Saturday’s Shepherds Feast 
  • A $125.00 Gift Certificate to the Festival Store 

Sponsorships must be received by January 1 in order to be included in the catalog. Sponsorships received after that date can still be listed on the website.

Warm up for the Festival with Winterfest!

Two days of virtual spinning, knitting, felting, and crochet classes on January 29 and 30, 2022.

Registration is now open!

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Registration for Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival Winterfest is now open at www.lessonface.com/sheepandwool!While we will be returning in May with our usual stellar lineup of in-person classes, we know a lot of you are only able to participate virtually. It’s just not feasible for us to offer online and in-person classes at the same time, so our solution is to bring you two days of virtual fiber arts seminars on Saturday, January 29 and Sunday, January 30. 2022. Winterfest 2022 will be held on the same Lessonface platform that served us so well for the 2021 virtual festival. Visit the Lessonface site above for full class details. #mdsw2022winterfest ... See MoreSee Less
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While we will be returning in May with our usual stellar lineup of in-person classes, we know a lot of you are only able to participate virtually. It’s just not feasible for us to offer online and in-person classes at the same time, so our solution is to bring you two days of virtual fiber arts seminars on Saturday, January 29 and Sunday, January 30. 2022. Winterfest 2022 will be held on the same Lessonface platform that served us so well for the 2021 virtual festival.To preview the class listing go to sheepandwool.org/warm-up-for-the-festival-with-winterfest/. Registration will open on November 14, 2021.#mdsw2022winterfest ... See MoreSee Less
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We are eagerly anticipating a return to our usual in-person festival format in May, and this Friday (October 1) is the deadline to apply as a new vendor for the 2022 Festival. The application is online at sheepandwool.wufoo.com/forms/2022-application-for-booth-space-new-vendor/. #mdsw2022 ... See MoreSee Less
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