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Trailing of the Sheep Festival 2017 Schedule
            October 4 - 8, 2017
Sun Valley - Ketchum - Hailey, Idaho

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Dawn to Dusk - Sheep Dog Trials
        2017 National Point Qualifying Sheepdog Trials, Quigley Canyon Field, Hailey

9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Festival Headquarters Open
        Limelight Hotel, 151 South Main Street, Ketchum

9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Nuno Felting
        Instructor:  Deb Gelet, Community Campus, Hailey

9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Designer Wooly Scarf
        Instructor:  Joan Contraman, Grange Hall, Hailey

9:00 am - 1:00 pm - Make It with Wool
        Judging of semi-finalist contestants. Contestants on the Folklife Fair stage with results at 1:00 pm.



Saturday, October 7, 2017 - (continued)

10:00 am - 4:00 pm - FolkLife Fair
        Roberta McKercher Park, Hailey

11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm - The Story of Wool
        Cindy Siddoway & John Helle, Roberta McKercher Park, Hailey

11:00 am - 4:00 pm - Lamb Fest at the Folklife Fair
        Enjoy various lamb plates from favorite local restaurants. 

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm - Felted Soap
        Instructor:  Brandy Vernay Henson, Grange Hall, Hailey

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm - Turkish Drop Spindle
        Instructor:  Jennifer Green, Community Campus Hall, Hailey

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
        From Field to Studio - How to Clean Wool Fleece
        Instructor:  Elizabeth “Liz” McCabe, Community Campus, Hailey

Sheepherders' Ball
        Whiskey Jacques' Main Street, Ketchum
        6:00 pm - 6:30 pm  - Cocktail Reception with music by Cindy & Gary Braun
        6:30 pm - 8:00 pm  - Lamb Dinner Buffet
        8:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Intermission
        8:30 pm - 10:00 pm - Show Featuring Micky and the Motorcars



Sunday, October 8, 2017

Dawn to 2:00 pm - Sheep Dog Trials
        2017 National Point Qualifying Sheepdog Trials, Quigley Canyon Field, Hailey

9:00 am - 11:00 am - Sheep Photography Outing
        Ketchum Post Office, 151 4th Street, Ketchum

9:30 am - 11:00 am - Sheepherding Stories at Starbuck’s
        Sun Valley Visitor Center/Starbucks, Sun Valley Road, Ketchum

11:00 am - 2:00 pm - Trailing of the Sheep Parade Picnic
        Irving's Hill, Ketchum, Food by Wood River Sustainability Center, Music by Cindy & Gary Braun



Sunday, October 8, 2017 - (continued)

12:00 Noon - Trailing of the Sheep Parade
        Faulkner Land & Livestock Sheep, Main Street, Ketchum

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm - Sheepherder Hike & Stories
        John Peavey, Rancher, Flat Top Sheep Co., Jerry Seiffert, Local Historian, Ketchum Forest Service Park, 1st and Washington, Ketchum

Post-Parade - 4:30 pm  - Happy Days Hat
        Instructor:  Sun Valley Needle Arts, Sun Valley Needle Arts, Ketchum

1:30 pm - 5:30 pm - Sheep Ditty Bag
        Instructor:  Sun Valley Fabric Granary Hailey


Trailing of the Sheep Festival
2017 Schedules

      • October 4, 5, 6

      • October 7, 8




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