August 23-27 2017 Caladonia County Fair
August 23-September 4 New York State Fair Syracuse NY Demos in the Wool Center
September TBD, 2017, Golden Harvest Festival, Beaver Lake Nature Center **
September 5th – December 17th Vav Immersion 15 week  Weaving Intensive co-sponsored by Fabric of Life and  Vävstuga Weaving School  Shelburne Falls, MA 413-625-8241
September 15-October 1 2017 The Big E Springfield MA
September 16-17, 2017, Finger Lakes Fiber Festival, Hemlock, NY **
September 21- October 1 2017  Shetland Wool Week Tour during the 8th Annual Shetland wool Week arranged by Elegant Ewe Travel
also see to see photos of last year
September 22,23 &24 2017 Commonground Fair Unity Maine
September 23-24, 2017, Southern Adirondack Fiber Festival, Greenwich, NY
September 29- October 1, 2017 Spinning Summit at Webs
September 30 & October 1, 2017 29th Annual Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival
Tunbridge Fairgrounds,Tunbridge, VT
October1-8 Fryburg Fair,  Fryburg ME
October 4, 2017  Topfield Fair Spinning Bee , Topsfield Fairgrounds Topsfield MA 6:30 pm Sheep Barn.  Prizes for uniformity of yarn in beginner and intermediate division and uniformity , texture and creativity of yarn in the advanced division. There is also a youth division and a separate handspinddle contest.  sheep show, spinning bee for full details and premiums
October 7-8, 2017, Little York Fall Fiber Arts Festival, Preple, NY
October 7-8,2017 NH Wool Arts Tour
October 14,2017 KnitMaine-ia Fashion Show  Belfast Boathouse 34 Commercial Street  Belfast, ME 2 pm Knitters, artists, fashionistas, mathematicians, hipsters, vagabonds, colorists and fiber fiends — this is your show! The eighth annual KnitMaine-ia will rock the Belfast Boathouse on Saturday, October 14 at 2 pm. Models will showcase local knitwear to raise money for New Hope for Women. Enjoy door prizes, live music and a reception. Tickets are $12 at the door, and children under 12 are free. This community extravaganza is sponsored by The Women of St. Margaret’s.
For more information, visit Knit the Community, phone Sara at 978-325-0045 or email Jillian at You may also find them on Facebook, where their page features photos of past shows and knitting news.
October 21-22, 2017, NYS Sheep and Wool Festival, Rhinebeck, NY
 November 4, 2017, Northeast Handspinner’s Association Open House, The Freight House Hall, White River Junction, Vermont