Festival Information

JOIN US at the Nova Scotia Fibre Arts Festival

The festival will take place October 15-19, 2019 in Amherst Cumberland County Nova Scotia.



Workshops in various fibre arts including: rug hooking, felting knitting and more, will take place during the 5 day festival. Rug and quilt shows, fibre art displays and hands-on demonstrations will be held throughout the week.  See our 2019 Workshop & Events page for a complete schedule. 

Workshops will run from Tuesday October 15 until Saturday October 19. Registration is required. 

Full workshop schedule will be available June 1, 2019. Registration begins June 15, 2019

Zonta Bazaar 

Zonta Bazaar will be open to the public Saturday October 19 from 10am-4pm at the Col. James Layton Ralston Armoury, 36 Acadia Street Amherst.  Admission is $2.00