IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ
Michigan Fiber Festival has strict guidelines in place to keep all animals safe from the potential health hazards. Before considering bringing an animal to the festival for ANY reason, please visit our guidelines HERE.
PYGORA SHOW INFORMATION
WOOL SHEEP SHOW
extra costumes and halter-trained sheep available.
ALPACA & LLAMA EXHIBITS
If you are registering for a farm display, please include your farm name and the display will be listed with the festival vendors on the web site.
ANGORA RABBIT EXHIBITS AND SALES
Note: Rabbit exhibitors can purchase a table for
$10.00 to sell rabbit fleeces to the public.
MOHAIR FIBER GOAT SHOWS
FIBER GOAT COMMITTEE SILENT AUCTION
Chairperson: Melanie Pitts
Place: Angora Goat Barn
Time: Saturday 10 AM until 5 PM.
This silent auction is to raise funds to support the Fiber Goat and Goat Fleece Shows, focusing on the youth show this year. There will be special goat and fiber related items up for bid. Come join us for this special event! Items to be auctioned are donated. Donations are being accepted Friday from 12 PM to 9 PM and Saturday Au from 8 AM to 9 AM.
Additional Sponsors for The Fiber Goats:
Class Sponsors $30.00 each
White Angora Yearling ~ Mohair in Motion Ron & BettyTodd
White Angora Kids ~ Denny & Sharon Sanders
Colored Angora Yearling ~
Colored Angora Kid ~ Melanie Pitts
OBSTACLE COURSE INFORMATION
SUNDAY August 21 st at 10 AM
Place: Allegan County Fairground, Fiber Goat/Dog Herding Area
Judge: Nan Nichols
Entry Fees: $5.00 per entry per animal.
Classes will be a combination of animals, divided into groups based on the age of the exhibitor. The exhibitor and animal must WALK at a normal pace between obstacles and while performing obstacles (unless otherwise instructed). No running, no dragging or lifting the animal. Judging is based on the willingness of the animal to complete each task, with finish time used to break a tie.
All entrants will be provided with a description of the course before the show.
Prizes awarded to the top finishers in each class.
Classes by Exhibitor Age
1. Youth – Preteen
2. Youth – Teen
3. Adult (20 or older)