Geotourism Mapguide: A travel guide to the places most respected and recommended by locals.
  Festival Event

15th Annual Sheep is Life Celebration

Four horn churro
Churro Sheep Ram
Sheep is Life booth
Churro wool and rug

The 15th Annual Sheep is Life Celebration will be held Monday through Saturday, 20 – 25 June 2011, at the Diné College Rodeo Arena on the Tsailé Campus in the Navajo Nation – near Canyon de Chelly.

The June Celebration includes an exhibit, sheep camp, fireside discussions, youth programs, sheep and wool shows, and other free activities during the week. Diné  (Navajo) fiber arts and culture workshops will be offered Monday through Friday.

For more information visit

Event Dates: June 20, 2011 - June 25, 2011

Admission Fee (if any): Charges for some workshops

Ages Festival is Appropriate For: All ages

Cindy Dvergsten wrote on May 15, 2012: The 16th Annual Sheep is Life Celebration will be June 22-23rd at the same location. Visit website for details.

- +

Boundaries and names shown do not necessarily reflect the map policy of National Geographic.

Latitude: 36.288563200
Longitude: -109.204101600
Elevation: 7129 FT (2173 M)
Meet the Contributor:
Betsy Harrison
 Thumbs Up Place Nearby
(1.9 miles / 3.1 kilometers)
"Chaco Canyon, Capital of the Northern Southwest" Four Corners Lecture by Steve Lekson at the Anasazi Heritage Center
Lecture at 7:00 PM, sponsored by the Colorado Archaeological Society, Hisatsinom...
"Harmony in the Making: Hózhó Náhásdlíí" TIME Exhibit
TIME (Temporary Installations Made for the Environment) 2012 project titled  Harmony...
30th Annual Angel Fire ArtsFest
Angel Fire ArtsFest celebrates 30 years of fine arts at the festival in 2011. Local and...
60th Annual Traditional Spanish Market, Santa Fe Plaza
Oldest and largest juried Spanish Market in the United States takes place on the Santa Fe Plaza...