Trailing Of The Sheep Festival


Mission Statement:

Our mission to gather, present and preserve the history and culture of sheep ranching and herding in Idaho and the West.


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23rd Annual Trailing Of The Sheep Festival And Celebration

The sheep are the center of the Festival. But, the sheep weave together a cultural tapestry and celebration of animals, music, dance and more through events, workshops, presentations and classes.Schedule:Wed Oct 9,2019:9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Festival…

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22nd Annual Trailing Of The Sheep Festival and Celebration 2018

Be a part of another year of stories as we meet our mission to gather, present and preserve the history and culture of sheep ranching and herding in Idaho and the West.It is wild, woolly and wonderfully authentic. It is the annual Trailing of the…

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Come One – Come All - Volunteers Needed For The Trailing of the Sheep Festival

Sign up today!  The 21st Annual Trailing of the Sheep Festival, running October 4-8, 2017, is in need of volunteers for all five days of the Festival.  Tasks include everything from assisting at Headquarters, at the Sheepdog Trials, at the…

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Come One – Come All - Volunteers Needed For The Festival

Sign up today!  The 21st Annual Trailing of the Sheep Festival, running October 4-8, 2017, is in need of volunteers for all five days of the Festival.  Tasks include everything from assisting at Headquarters, at the Sheepdog Trials, at the…

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Festival call for Sheepdog Sponsors

SPONSOR A DOG IN THIS YEAR’S CHAMPIONSHIP SHEEPDOG TRIALS The National Point Qualifying Sheepdog Trails during the Trailing of the Sheep Festival are a must-see for all animal enthusiasts who have wondered who is in charge of the sheep and…

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Call For Artists - Trailing of the Sheep Festival

June 1 - June 30, 2017   Open call for Idaho artists to submit three (3) photos of completed artwork and artist's statement to Laura Drake, Executive Director Trailing of the Sheep Festival laura@trailingofthesheep.org  Artwork submitted must…

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21st Annual Trailing Of The Sheep Festival

Schedule:Wednesday October 4,2017:9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Festival Headquarters OpenLimelight Hotel, 151 South Main Street, KetchumVisit us for festival merchandise, questions and registration assistance.6:00 p.m. - Farm to Table Dinner with…

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