Southeastern Alpaca Association

Your Southern Connection To All Things Alpaca

Schedule Of Events

 

Southeastern Regional Alpaca Challenge

March 3 - 5, 2017  Two Shows, One Weekend
Sevierville Convention Center • Sevierville, TN

REGISTRATION For Southern Select Please COMPLETE your registration for Southern Select before registerting for RAC.

REGISTRATION For Royal Alpaca Challenge

Registration is Open

  • Schedule is subject to change as needed to create a smooth running show.

Thursday, March 2, 2017
8:00 am until 7:00 pm - Exhibitor & Vendor Check In

DO PLEASE CONTACT US IF YOU ARE GOING TO BE LATE FOR CHECK-IN:
Courtney (404) 217-9919 

Friday, March 3, 2017

7:30 am - 8:00 am - Color Check disputes settled for Both Shows

8am - Mandatory Exhibitor Meeting for Both Shows

9:00 am until 5:00 pm - Royal Alpaca Challenge Halter Classes begin

9:00 am until 5:00 pm - Vendors open

9:00 am until 5:00 pm - Silent Auction/Spin-Off/Photo Contest Open

Saturday, March 4, 2017

9:00 am until 5:00 pm - Royal Alpaca Challenge Halter Classes resume

RAC Production Classes Immediately following completion of RAC Halter Classes

9:00 am until 5:00 pm - Southern Select Halter Classes begin

9:00 am until 5:00 pm - Vendors open

9:00 am until 5:00 pm - Silent Auction/Spin-Off/Photo Contest Open

6:00 pm until 9:00 pm - Fashion Show Bingo Night, appetizers, beer & wine, cash bar & Fun

CHECK OUT THESE AWESOME PRIZES YOU COULD WIN!

Sunday, March 6, 2017

9:00 am until 3:00 pm - Spin-Off & Photo & Vendors Open

9:00 am until 1:00 pm - Silent Auction Open for Bids

9:00 am until 3:00 pm - Southern Select Halter Classes Resume

SS  Production Classes Immediately following the Halter Classes

1:00 pm until 3:00 pm - Pick up auction items & Pick up Spin-Off entries

3:00 - 5:00 P.M. - Show Check Out

FREE FIBER ARTS WORKSHOPS!

Free Spinners/Project Circle
Bring your wheel or spindle to sample FREE spinning fibers that we've created, as well as a small buffett you may not have tried before.  Not interested in spinning?  That's okay, just bring whatever fibery project you are working on and join us for conversation, sharing and companionship. 

2017 classes to be announced in January, 2017

FREE - 2016 Fiber Arts Class Offered at the show:  

2016 Classes : for more info Click here

  • Drop spindling for beginners
  • Carding an embellished alpaca fiber batt
  • Making roving and rolags on a drum carder
  • Introduction to dyeing alpaca fiber
  • Getting started with knitting
  • Beginning crochet
  • Introduction to dyeing alpaca yarn 
  • Triloom Weaving (Cut Strand Method) 
  • Corespinning for intermediate and advanced beginning spinners
More infomation on class schedules, click here.  Sign up is at the show.