Community Events

Western Fair

The Western Fair’s Creative Arts Competition runs September 7-16, 2018.  This judged competition has a Fibre Arts (FA) category, which includes both weaving and knitting as well as other fibre arts.

Entry fee is $2.00 per item. The closing date for the entry form is August 16 and the entries must be submitted August 22-23. Pickup date is September 18.

For more information, please consult the Creative Arts Competition website, which can be found at

Black Sheep Festival of Contemporary Textile Art

The first annual Black Sheep Festival of Contemporary Textile Art is being held on the grounds of the Elora Centre for the Arts on July 7th, 2018.
A curated event featuring a makers marketplace, demonstrations, and a weekend workshop series, Black Sheep strives to bring together a diverse range of artists and makers to share knowledge and inspire innovation in the textile arts.
For further details, please feel free to visit

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Stay tuned for other regional events as they arise.