The Wool and Yarn Fair

Welcome to this years

Hitchin Festiwool
Saturday 10th November 2018

from 10am - 5pm



Visit or Exhibit? 

If you are interested in exhibiting at Festiwool or running a workshop, please fill in an application form. You can either download & post or register on-line and it will be emailed. 

Closing date for applications to be considered for this years event is 30th June.

Tickets for this years event will be available soon!

St Marys Church Hitchin.jpg


Hitchin is a beautiful, historic market town in North Hertfordshire whose prosperity was attributed to the wool trade in the 17th century and boosted further when it became a staging post for those travelling to and from London.

The Market place is cobbled and surrounded by old traditional buildings dating back to the 15th century and you may recognise it from the recent BBC hit Dr Foster.



This years event will be held at on Saturday 10th November 2018, from 10am - 5pm at The Priory School, Bedford Road, Hitchin, SG5 2UR.

Hitchin is situated in North Hertfordshire and just 30 minutes from London, Bedford & Milton Keynes

  • By car - Hitchin is just 6 minutes from the A1(M) junction 8 & 15 minutes from M1 junction junction 10
  • By train - Hitchin is on the East Coast mainline and can be accessed from London Kings Cross/St Pancras, Cambridge & Peterborough.
  • By bus - National Express busses stop in Hitchin  





Hitchin Festiwool in pictures...

Hitchin Festiwool attracts a wide range of exhibitors and many visitors to this vibrant event... here is a little taster of what you can expect to see...