Fall Fiber Fest

Sunday, September 29, 2019
1 to 5 p.m.

Join us at the 2019 Fall Fiber Fest! The festival is an annual celebration of the the fiber arts in Central Florida and includes local exhibitors, interactive activities and contests.

Schedule

1 pm - 5 pm Fiber Arts Exhibit Hall Open
1 pm - 3 pm Sewing Studio Open House
1 pm - 5 pm  Yarnfiti Community Arts Project
1 pm - 3 pm Knit & Crochet Lounge
1:30 pm - 2 pm Speed Serger Threading Competition
2 pm - 2:15 pm  Raffle Time
2:30 pm - 3 pm Speed Knitting Competition
3:30 pm Fiber Arts Contest Award Presentation
4:00 pm - 4:15 pm Raffle Time

Fiber Arts Contest

Vote for your favorite for the People's Choice Award and see who walks away with this year's $250 Best in Show grand prize. Voting for the People's Choice Award is open from 1 - 3 p.m. Awards Ceremony is from 3:30 - 4 p.m.

Yarnfiti Community Art Project

Experience the magic of going under the sea in this year's Yarnfiti installation. Lose yourself amongst giant coral reefs and in a mermaid's grotto.  Seach for treasure in a sunken pirate ship and discover the ocean's depths in our deep sea tunnel, complete with lights and sound. Visit the Yarnfiti table to make your own pom pom sea urchin.

Exhibitors

The Fall Fiber Fest features local exhibitors from throughout Central Florida. Exhibitors will include craftspeople, fiber artists, and vendors of high-quality supplies.

 

Directions & Parking Information

The Orlando Public Library is located at 101 E. Central Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32801.

Traveling East on I-4, take the South Street exit (82B), turn right on Central Blvd and the library will be on your left in 0.6 miles. Traveling West on I-4, take exit 84 for US-17/US-92, turn left onto US-17 N/US-92 E/W Colonial Dr, turn right onto N Orange Ave for 0.8 miles, then turn left onto E. Central Blvd and the library will be on your left.

Read more about the Orlando Public Library and parking. OCLS is not able to validate or reimburse parking.

Accomodations

Any person requiring special accommodations to participate in any class or program due to a disability may arrange for assistance by contacting us at least seven days prior to the event.