The original British Wool Festival
Established in 2005
Woolfest was founded to provide a showcase and a celebration of the best of wool and wool crafts. The event is all about creativity and design with beautiful quality, amazing colours and skilled craftsmanship. It is also a great day out and was recognised in 2012 when Woolfest won the Cumbria Tourism Event of the Year Award.
Woolfest 2016 will be on Fri 24 and Sat 25 June. Ticket price as before. (£8 one-day; £14 two-day)
Woolfest offers a showcase of talents
A wealth of advice | A bank of knowledge | A treat for the senses | A treasure trove of natural fibres
Whatever your wool interests - Woolfest is for you.
Please browse the site and keep in touch - whether you’re planning a visit, want to know what’s happened in the past or would like to be part of next year’s Woolfest - all the information you need should be here. Downloadable forms and important information for applications are now available.