Yarn Along the Rockies        August 20 - 28, 2016

Yarn Along The Rockies is a 9 day yarn crawl with a Passport Tour of 20 participating yarn shops across the front range of Colorado. With FIVE grand prizes, generous schwag baskets provided at each store, and lots of crawl discounts, there are lots of opportunities to win! In Colorado Springs be sure to stop at Woolly Works for your alpaca yarn, and visit with Edie Fisher and her knowledgable staff.

        Webpage:        http://yarnalongtherockies.com

Black Forest Festival        August 13, 2016

The annual Black Forest Festival will take place at the corner of Black Forest & Shoup Roads. Activities start at 6:30 am with the Pancake Breakfast. The parade starts at 10:30 - roads will be closed during parade. This year marks the return of the “outhouse” Races. All kinds of vendors will be there demonstrating the vitality and variety of life in the forest. There will be games and activities at the “Pioneer Town”, a petting zoo, miniature horses and, of course, alpacas. If your organization would like to participate in the parade, email Bob at bfparade2016@aol.com.

       Webpage:       http://www.bfcommunityclub.org

Salida Fiber Festival        September 10 - 11, 2016

Mark your calendars and come join us at the 5th annual Salida Fiber Festival – Saturday and Sunday, September 10th (9-5) and 11th (10-4) at Riverside Park, in beautiful downtown Salida, Colorado.

        Webpage:      http://www.salidafiberfestival.com/festival-guide/

Taos Wool Festival        October 1 - 2, 2016

Plan to attend the 33nd annual Taos Wool Festival – Saturday and Sunday, October 1rd (9-5) and 2th (9-4) at Kit Carson Park, in historic Taos, New Mexico. The Taos Wool Festival is an outstanding regional wool market featuring juried vendors displaying their wool, fiber, yarns, and artistic creations.

        Webpage:        http://taoswoolfestival.org