Alpaca Fiesta, Peru

7 July 2018

The organisers of the Alpaca Fiesta to be held in Arequipa, Peru, on 22-27 October invite BAS members to attend the biggest event specialising in alpaca in the world.

The main objective of the Fiesta is to disseminate and promote the use of alpaca fibre and textile products in the global market through the promotion of the brand Alpaca del Peru.

There will be a wide range of different activities during the Fiesta including the National Alpaca Contest, the first National Fleece Contest, the first International Shearing Competition and Vicuña Chaccu. The Alpaca Summit includes conferences, seminars and workshops, tours of the biggest textile mills and the first National and International Young Designer Contests.

Full details of the Fiesta can be found at 


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