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About EAA

In May of 2001 16 alpaca breeders in New York came together to create a very successful alpaca showcase they called the Empire Alpaca Extravaganza. Farms came from all over the Northeast to... read more >


November 8 - 11, 2018 at New York State Fairgrounds

Don't miss the 2018 Showtacular - New Date, New Building, Same Great Event

Back by popular demand, you liked it last year, this year will be twice as good. The Empire Alpaca Association and The New England Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association's have joined together once again to present a new and exciting SHOWTACULAR.  

  • Level 4 Halter Show
  • Level 3 Fleece Show
  • Walking Fleece Show!
  • Fiber Arts Contest
  • Photo Contest
  • Meet and Greet Thursday night 
  • Friday Night Dinner and Fabulous Auction
  • Saturday Night Wine tasting and Fleece Show Judge's Oral Reasons and recognition of the banner winners.






EAA Member Benefits

  • A complete farm profile, sales lists, storefront, and other informational pages on the Empire web site.
  • Inclusion in Member Farms search, including zip code search for visitors to find nearby farms to visit.
  • The EAA newsletter includes news about your association, recent activities and events, timely information about the alpaca world, and helpful articles by experts in the field.
  • List farm events on EAA website
  • Participation in the EAA yarn project and availability to purchase yarn at wholesale price
  • Periodic email blasts with marketing tips and fiber tips
  • Voting rights for Board of Directors
  • Show stall discounts
  • Member seminar discounts