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Sheep Shearing Festival

May 14, 11 am4 pm.
$12; $8 (ages 4–11)


Time for a haircut! Watch as our flock of sheep get their much-needed spring trims. Join us for NYC’s only sheep shearing festival. Farmer-led tours and sheep shearing demonstrations connect visitors to life on the farm. See where your vegetables come from with farmer-led tours of the 47-acre historic site. Learn about the cycle of fiber processing with artisan wool spinning, natural dyeing, and weaving demos by fiber artists. Live music by bluegrass band Mama Juke, historic farmhouse tours, kids crafts and a free scavenger hunt add to the fun! Learn home composting techniques and Adopt-a-Worm at the Con Edison Ecology Booth. Local brews, tasty food vendors, and hayrides will keep you coming baaa-ck for more.

Online Tickets Only. Advance tickets recommended.


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