October 2014. “Beer and bicycles. That’s about all it takes to get us to an event these days. For folks in the Wood River Valley, this weekend, Oct. 17-18, marks the 11th annual CrosstoberFest, combining live music, cyclocross and 75 different beers to try from more than 20 breweries worldwide.” Read full article here.
October 24, 2014. Held in Idaho, the Annual Trailing of the Sheep Festival observes the animals’ annual migration to the southern part of the state. Attractions include the sheep parade where 1,500 wholly critters march down the main street of Ketchum, the Championship Sheepdog Trials, and a Folklife Fair with music and dancing from sheep-loving countries like Poland, the Basque region and Peru. See full article HERE
October 2014. “The tradition of relocating livestock from the mountains to winter pasture becomes a celebration during this festival October 9-12. Events include music and dance performances, spinning and weaving demonstrations from local artisans, a stunning display of quilts, and a big sheep parade down Main Street. Kids especially love the sheepdog trials.”