Black Sheep Gathering

Black Sheep Gathering

2016 Schedule of Events


Friday Saturday Sunday FREE Demos

BSG Contacts
2016 BSG Catalog
2016 Results
2017 Workshop Proposal Form
BSG Workshops
Workshop Registration
Livestock Show
Wool & Mohair Show
Fiber Arts Show & Contests
Schedule of Events
Travel and Lodging Info

2017 Marketplace Booth Applications

The Marketplace

2016 Vendor List

Exhibit Hall Floorplan

Group spinning is held at the Spinners’ Circle all weekend. Bring your spindle or wheel!

Thurdsay, June 23, 2016

10:00am-
8:00pm
• Marketplace vendor booth set-up.
1:00-
8:00pm
• Begin receiving wool and mohair fleeces.
   All entries must be checked in by 9am Friday.
• Begin receiving Fiber Arts entries.
   All entries must be checked in by 10am Friday.
2:00-
10:00pm
• Fairgrounds open for livestock arrival and camper set-up.
   Health certificates checked.

Friday, June 24, 2016

7-8am • Livestock check-in continues
8:15-9am Workshop Check-Ins Open
8:00am • Resume receiving fleeces.
All livestock must be in place. No livestock may arrive after this time.
• Resume receiving Fiber Arts entries.
9am Workshops Begin
9:00am Sheep Show in Show Ring A. Sheep Show begins, lunch break at judges’ discretion (order to be determined based on entries and will be sent out to exhibitors after June 1 and posted at the show ring).
Marketplace opens.
Sheep-to-Shawl — competition begins.
All Wool and Mohair fleeces in place.
No entries accepted after this time.
10:00am Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Show—Wool Fleece judging begins, open to the public.
• Class 00: For Sale Only Fleeces—sale begins.
All Fiber Arts entries in place.
   No Fiber Arts will be accepted after this time.
12:45-
1:30pm
Workshop Check-In Opens
1:00pm Fiber Arts—Judging open to the public.
1:30pm Workshops Begin
2:00pm Sheep-to-Shawl — competition ends.
4:00pm Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Show — Mohair Fleece judging begins (start time approximate).
by 7:00pm Fiber Arts Judging closes — Presentation of the Black Sheep Cup and Black Lamb Cup at the completion of Fiber Arts judging.
6:00pm Marketplace closes.
6:00pm Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Show closes for the day.




Saturday, June 25, 2016

8:15-9am Workshop Check-In Opens
9:00am Workshops Begin
9:00am Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Show—judging resumes.
Class 00: For Sale Only Fleeces—sale resumes.
Sheep Show continues, lunch break at judges' discretion. (order to be determined based on entries and will be sent out to exhibitors after June 1 and posted at the show ring).
Marketplace opens.
10:00am Fiber Arts Display opens.
Angora Goat Show
   Lot P: Registered White Angora Goats.
   Lot Q: Registered Colored Angora Goats.
Noon Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Show Judging closes.
• Presentation of the Black Sheep Cup for the Five Most Valuable Fleeces for Handspinning from a Single Producer. Start time approximate.
12:45-
1:30pm
Workshop Check-In Opens
1:00pm Sheep Show
Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Show open for public viewing. Start time approximate.
1:30pm Workshops Begin
1:45pm Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Show viewing closes.
2:15pm Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Sale begins. Start time approximate.
4:00pm •At the conclusion of the Sheep Show, presentation of the Black Sheep Cup for Best Young Flock and The Glen Eidman Memorial Trophy for Best Sheep in Show. Start time approximate.
5:00pm Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Sale closes.
Fiber Arts Display closes.
Marketplace closes.
5:30pm Potluck, no host bar.
6:30pm Potluck dinner and socializing. Bring a dish to share, and your sheep tales to spin!
8:00pm Spinner’s Lead, in show ring. Start time approximate.

 

Black Sheep Gathering Events & Marketplace are Open until 4pm
on Sunday!

 




Sunday, June 26, 2016

8:15-9am Workshop Check-In Opens
8:30am Workshops Begin
9:00am Junior Sheep Show
   Junior Exhibitors: Free Showmanship Workshop presented by Maria Rooney, after judging.
CAGBA/ACAGR Angora Goat Inspection TBA.
Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Sale opens.
Marketplace opens.
Fiber Arts Display opens.
12:45-
1:30pm
Workshop Check-In Opens
1:30pm Workshops Begin
2:00pm Fiber Arts Display closes.
3:30pm Wool, Mohair and Alpaca Sale closes.
4:00pm Release of all animals.
Marketplace closes.
2:45-5:00pm • Release of Fiber Arts items.
6:00pm Grounds must be vacated.

Free Demonstrations

BSG Demos are presented every day of the show from opening to the end of the day and are free to all who attend! They generally take place at the designated "Demo Area" inside the Expo hall of the Marketplace, Buidling 1.

BSG Demos always provide a variety of useful information - from animal, to fleece, to the unexpected! Whatever your interests, we will have something for you to enjoy. Be sure to check at the Information Table for the full schedule!

Black Sheep Gathering, Inc.
PO Box 51092, Eugene, OR 97405
Phone: 503-804-0014
blacksheepgathering@gmail.com