The Fifteenth Annual
Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017
11am - 4pm
A CELEBRATION OF THE GOOD LIFE!
on the FARM
Sheep: Dorset, Corriedale (White, Moorit, Natural Colored), CVM Romeldale
SHEEP DOG DEMONSTRATIONS-
11:30am and 2:00pm
Henry Kuykendall and Lou Ann Coulter will be putting their Border Collies through their paces. What a treat to watch these amazing dogs (and trainer!) at work.
"The Dulcimer Darlings" will be playing a wonderful, relaxing sound you won't want to miss!
Joy Moore will demonstrate shearing with blade shears. One of our lambs has volunteered to assist!
Rising Meadow Farm will once again be cooking lunch!
It will be served from 12-2.
Food Will Include: Lamb Kefta on Pita, Sliced Lamb on Pita (Add some Tzatziki Sauce, Tabouli Salad, and Hummus and you have a veritable feast!), Beef Burger on a Bun (Our grass fed beef!)
We'll also have wonderful Coconut Macaroons for dessert, water and other choice of beverages, and of course Homeland Creamery Ice Cream!
More specifics on the menu will be available later.
VENDORS- Food, Fiber, and Fine Artisans
Piemonte Farm - Burlington, NC
Sandra Sarlinga & Fabian Lujan
selling: cow's milk artisan cheeses, gourmet jellies, sheep's milk soap, local wildflower honey, beeswax and soywax candles
Pilot Mountain Llamas - Pilot Mountain, NC
selling: yarn, roving, knitted items
Heelside Farms - Four Oaks, NC
Carolyn & Ricky Beasley
selling: yarn, fleeces, roving, batts, dyed locks, honey, candles, wax products
Mamers Art - Mamers, NC
selling: Ken is a folk artist who creates woodspirit birdhouses and walking sticks - all from reclaimed lumber
Peace of Eden Farms - Madison, NC
Sam & Lea Thompson
selling: llama yarn, roving, hats, scarves, cowls, shawls, yarn bowls, honey, shitake mushrooms, produce (if available), dried (fresh) flowers
Stoney Mountain Farm - Burlington, NC
Olga & John Elder
selling: dryer balls, felted items, yarn
Back Porch Pottery -
selling: functional pottery in bright colors
Cocoa's Goats Milk Soap - Seagrove, NC
selling: goat's milk soap and lotion, whipped body butter, emulsified sugar scrubs
Humbug Farm - Holly Springs, NC
selling: goat milk soap, yarn
Schoolhouse Oils - Greensboro, NC
Lacey & Drew Grim
selling: essential oils and other natural healthcare solutions (for people and animals)
Person-L Designs in Fiber & Clay - Siler City, NC
selling: scarves and shawls woven on a triangle loom, demonstrating and selling triangle looms
Stewart's Pee Dee Bees - Ellerbe, NC
Tammy & David Stewart
selling: beeswax candles and soaps, pure raw honey, honey straws, lip balm, pine needle baskets
Heron Hill Farm - Scottsville, VA
selling: beautiful handmade quilts
Avillion Farm - Efland, NC
selling & demonstrating: angora rabbits and fiber, mohair from angora goats
KS Wool Wonders - Lexington, NC
Kathy and Paul Sill
selling: one of a kind needle felted sculptures (created from the raw fleece to the finished product), handmade wooden items, toys and puzzles
Twin Birch Products - Siler City, NC
selling: handcrafted birchwood knitting needles, crochet hooks,and other fiber art tools
"The Rhubarb Rabbit" - Stedman, NC
selling: tatted and bobbin lace bookmarks, tatted earrings, woven pot holders, knit dish cloths and scrubbies, homemade natural household cleaners
ALSO FOR SALE:
spinning wheel, rigid heddle loom, wool carder and picker
- call if interested - items will not be at Farm Fest unless interest is given
-MORE TO COME-
and of course
Rising Meadow Farm
selling: fleeces, roving, yarn, sheepskins, needlefelting kits, handknit and needle-felted items
and of course - MEAT
Lamb: all cuts available!
For the first time we are offering pasture-raised chicken and beef from our farm. And if we're lucky - eggs!
A one-stop shop for stocking your freezer!
Farm Fest is coordinated with the Fall Open Farm Day at Goat Lady Dairy - our friends and neighbors!
Check out their website: http://www.goatladydairy.com
This is a Rain or Shine event.
No admission charge
Definitely NO PETS other than identified service dogs.
Call (336) 622-1795 with any questions.
More information will be added to this week by week!
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