Sheep Shearing Festival

Sheep Shearing Festival – held on the first Saturday of June at Halidzor station of the longest aerial tramway Wings of Tatev in Armenia’s southern region of Syunik.

This year sheep shearing festival took place on June 6. The visitors were treated also to dances and music. The organizers of the festival designated special pavilions for soft drinks, picnic areas, a playground, samples of national crafts and weaving were also in display.

Learn more at Sheep Shearing Festival official page on Facebook.

Photo gallery of Sheep Shearing Festival 2015 is here.


Terendez (Trndez) – holiday of Presentation of Jesus at the Temple (Ternendarach) celebrated on February 13.