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Maryland Alpaca and Fleece Festival

November 12 & 13, 2016
10 am to 4 pm


Howard County Fairgrounds
2210 Fairground Road
West Friendship, Maryland 21794

Join Us for the Best Fall Fiber Festival
on the East Coast

Come join us for this great, fall festival with live animals, fiber, FREE demos, and FREE seminars. Over 50 vendors are ready to show you their locally grown and hand-made, artisan items—just in time for the Holidays! Whether you knit, crochet, spin, weave, or just love to shop, there is something for you. Stock up now for your winter projects with unique yarns and fibers from alpaca, wool, mohair, and angora rabbit, and all blends inbetween. Find those one-of-a-kind project supplies, get new ideas, and learn creatively! There will be 4H demos, fabulous food trucks, and friendly vendors at this relaxed, enjoyable festival known as "The Fall Sheep & Wool Festival."


  • SHOP early for unique holiday gifts!
  • WIDE variety of fiber products from Huacaya and Suri Alpaca
  • Select Alternative Fiber Producers and their products
  • Now accepting 2016 VENDOR
  • STOCK UP for winter fiber projects
  • Raw fleeces and fiber, roving, yarn
  • Alpaca pen sales
    seminars, workshops & fiber demos
  • Ongoing demonstrations throughout the Festival—be sure to look for them in the barns and buildings!

Please leave family pets at home, as they are not permitted on the Fairgrounds.

MABA Alpacas and Fleece Festival is brought to you by all the volunteers, members and Board of Directors for the Maryland Alpaca Breeders Association.

2016 Vendor Application Form:

Attention Vendors:
Due to the popularity of the Maryland Alpaca and Fleece Festival, spaces will fill up quickly—reserve yours today!


From Baltimore/Annapolis:

Take I-695 to I-70 west to Rt. 32 (Exit 80). Go south on Rt. 32 to Rt. 144. Turn right onto Rt. 144 and go about 1/4 mile. The Howard County Fairground entrance is on the right.

From Frederick/Western MD:

Take I-70 east to Rt. 32 (Exit 80). Go south on Rt. 32 to Rt. 144. Turn right onto Rt. 144 and go about 1/4 mile. The Howard County Fairgrounds entrance is on the right.

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