Monroe County Sheep Producers
Southern Illinois Sheep & Craft Festival
The Monroe County Sheep Producers Association announces the 27th Annual Southern Illinois Sheep and Craft
Festival will be held April 13, 2013 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds in Waterloo, Illinois. Planned activities
include sessions by sheep specialists, judging contests, spinning and craft demonstrations, shearing
demonstrations, sheep dog demonstrations, sheep olympics, sheep pellet bingo, and others. Other family
activities planned include kid's corner, performances by Thunder and Lightning Cloggers and an antique tractor
display. Throughout the day there will be taste samples, cooking demos and vacuum-packaged cuts of lambs
available to purchase. A special feature of the day will be a LAMB LUNCH served from 11AM to 2PM, featuring
various cuts of fresh locally grown lamb. Come out to the fairgrounds and try the lamb chops, leg of lamb,
burgers and brats. Commercial and other exhibits will display live sheep, equipment, feed and health products,
sheep and wool craft items and others. The program is open to the public Admission is free.... for more
information contact a Monroe County Sheep Producer.
The Monroe County Fairgrounds is located one-half mile west of Waterloo on State Road 156.