Gore Place's 30th Annual Sheepshearing Festival
SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2017 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Sheepshearing Festival admission: $20 adults, Free to children 12 and under and Gore Place Members. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Now in its 30th year, our Sheepshearing Festival has become a family favorite and a tradition throughout the region! Enjoy demonstrations of sheep-shearing, herding dogs, spinning, weaving and gardening on a beautiful 50 acre estate. Large crafts fair, live entertainment, historic demonstrators, games and farm animals. Wagon rides and first-floor museum tours (additional charge). Food vendors on site. Free parking. No dogs or other pets allowed.
DIRECTIONS TO THE FESTIVAL – Gore Place is located at 52 Gore Street in Waltham, Massachusetts just off Route 20. From I-90 (Mass Pike) take exit 17 to Watertown Square. Turn left onto Route 20 (Main Street). Travel 1~1/4 miles to Gore Street. From Route 128/I-95 exit 26 to Route 20 east (Main Street) 3~1/2 miles to Gore Street.
By Public Transportation: Gore Place is accessible by public transportation via the MBTA 70 and 70A bus Warren Street Stop.
Thank you to our sponsors!
Belmont Savings Bank
East Cambridge Savings Bank
Massachusetts Cultural Council
Peak Event Services
ResCo Homes/Gibson Sotheby's
Residence Inn Marriott Watertown
RTN Federal Credit Union
Watertown Savings Bank
Wild Bill's Old Fashioned Soda Pop Co.