Regional Quilt Shows

Quilt Exhibit & Show Calendar

The shows/events/challenges below are compiled from many sources, so check details before you travel.  To have your show added to our list, email publicity@eliqg.com or firstvp@eliqg.com to let us know the details of your show.

2014

July 5 – September 21, Oysterponds Historical Society, Summer Exhibition: “Quilty Pleasures: Four Centuries of Quilts”: The Summer Exhibition is open Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, 2—5 p.m. 1555 Village Land, Orient, NY

August 15 – September 14, 2014, Water Mill Museum 28th Annual Quilt Show and Sale, $5 admission, http://watermillmuseum.org

September 10 – 13, 2014, AQS Quilt Week, Chattanooga Convention Center, 1150 Carter Street, Chattanooga, TN, 37401, http://aqsshows.com

September 12-13, 2014, Quilts From The Heart of Berks, Berks Quilters Guild, 11th Biennial Quilt Show, Leesport Farmers Market, $8 admission/under 12 free, Fri 10-5, Sat 9-5, www.berksquiltersguild.org

September 13-14, 2014, Bennington Quiltfest, Quiet Valley Quilters Guild, Mount Anthony Union Middle School, 747 East Road, Bennington, VT, New and vintage quilts, demonstrations, door prizes, quilt raffle, challenge quilts, special exhibit, vendors, food service, Sat. 9-5, Sun 9-4, Featured quilter and lecturer Michelle Scott, www.benningtonquiltfest.com

September 13, 2014, Button Show: NJ State Button Society Show, 9 AM – 4 PM, Union Fire Co. Ballroom, (Rear of building), 396 River Rd., Titusville, NJ 08560, $2 admission. Collectible clothes buttons, many buttons to see and buy, plenty of parking, judging competition, brown bag lunch and raffle.

September 18-21, 2014, Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza XXI, Greater Phildelphia Expo Center, 100 Station Avenue, Oaks, PA, Mancuso Show Management, www.quiltfest.com

September 19 & 20, 2014, Ricky Tims, 6 Master Classes, sponsored by ctpiecemakers.org, Enjoy two high-energy and inspiring days with Ricky Tims where he will take you through many of his world renowned techniques, such as Improvisational Patchwork, Convergence, Rhapsody, Kaleidoscope, Quick and Easy Bindings and much more. You will also receive a full color syllabus of Rickys instructions. Leave your machine at home! Master Classes are presented on 2 large screens so everyone attending see the smallest details. Ricky’s hand-dyed fabrics, books, DVDs and other items that support the lessons are available for purchase. To purchase tickets and for hotel information go to: stpiecemakers.org. Crowne Plaza Hotel, 1284 Strongtown Road, Southbury, CT 06488
Ph: 203-598-7600, Block booking is available – only $99 per room plus tax per night. Discounted rates are available for the nights of September 18-21. https://resweb.passkey.com/Resweb.do?mode=welcome_gi_new&groupID=20618295
Seminar Sessions

Friday, September 19, 2014:

Session 1: 9:00am – 10:30am

Session 2: 11:15am – 12:45pm

Session 3: 2:15pm – 3:45pm

Saturday, September 20, 2014:

Session 4: 9.00am – 10.30am

Session 5: 11.15am – 12:45pm

Session 6: 2:15pm – 3:45pm

Each Session contains different content!
Like taking 6 separate classes!
Ticket Pricing – $189 per person
September 19-21, 2014, Quilters take Manhattan, Join us for a Quilters Dream Weekend in the Big Apple, Amy Butler at FIT, plus workshops & quilt exhibit at City Quilter, Garment District Tours, Broadway Outing, Met Museum Tour, Shopping with our sponsors, Gorgeous quilts and fascinating quiltmakers, www.QuiltAlliance.org

September 22-28, Flights and Fantasies Quilt Show “Pack Up Your Troubles”, 10-5, New England Air Museum, 36 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT, 150+ Quilt exhibit, vendors and demos Friday-Sunday, Sue Reich lectures Friday & Sunday, Karen Eckmeier lectures-Saturday, basket raffle, food vendors, special quilt exhibit-Sue Reichs WWI Quilts, www.neam,org, jackie@cvquiltworks.com, http://www.neamquiltshow.com/

September 27-28, 2014, Harvest of Quilts XII, Country Quilters Guild, Pine Bush High School, 156 State Route 302, Pine Bush, NY 12566, Speaker Paula Nadelstern, AQS Appraisals, Antique Invitational, www.countryquiltersguild.org, admission $6, $10/2 days, 10 AM – 4 PM

September 27-28, 2014, Quilting Around Chautauqua 2014, Chautauqua Institution, Rt. 394, Chautauqua, NY, over 800 quilts, 60+ vendors, Classes, speakers and more, http://www.millcreeksew.com/quilting-around-chautauqua-2014.htm,

September 27-28, 2014, Endless Mountain Quilt Guild Quilt Show, Lynch-Bustin Elementary School, Athens, PA, Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4, $5 admission, www.emqg.org

October 1-15, 2014, The Bits of Baltimore Online Auction of single block small album quilts from antique quilts and orginal patterns stitched by members of the Baltimore Applique Society, www.baltimoreapplique.com

October 4, 2014, 13th Annual Airing of the Quilts, Free outdoor quilt show, rain or shine, 9 AM – 5 PM, 100′s of quilts will be displayed along historic Tioga Street, Business Route 6, free trolley 9 am – 5 pm, Special Events: 5th Annual Pennsylvanis Invitational Quilt Show, Indoor show with vendors, $5 admission, www.airingofthequilts.com

October 3-5, 2014, Quilts in the Mill, Courthouse Quilters Guild of Hunterdon County, Prallsville Mills, 31 Risler Road, Route 29, Stickton, NJ, 10 AM – 5 PM, $7 admission, over 200 quilts on dispay, Saturday lecture with Linda Hahn, raffle, door prizes, mini quilt raffle, vendors, boutique, quilting demonstrations, refreshments available. www.courthousequilters.com

October 4-5, 2014, Harvest of Quilts, The Flying Geese Quilt Guild of Hartford County, Maryland, Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner, Veronica Chenowith Activity Center, MD 152 and Oakmont Road, Fallston, MD, $7 admission, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-4:30, www.fgqg.com

October 11-12, 2014, Quilts in the Valley, Wiltwyck Quilters Guild 2014 Quilt Show, Rondout Valley Middle School, 122 Kyserike Road, Accord, NY, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4, $7 admission, http://wiltwyckquilters.org

October 18-19, 2014, QUILT Schenectady, 14th Biennial Quilt Show “Autumn Inspirations 2014″, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-4, Proctor’s GE Theatre, 432 State Street, Schenectady, NY, Featured quilter Kathie Greenwold, vendors, guild boutique, raffle quilt, door prizes, demonstrations, soldier and kids exhibits, www.quiltschenectady.org

October 18-19, 2014, The Wonder of Quilting, An Adventure Filled World, Brandywine Valley Quilters, Brookhaven Municipal Building, 2 Cambridge Road, Brookhaven, PA, $5 admission/under 12 free, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-4, www.brandywinevlyquilters.org

October 20-November 3, 2014, The Bits of Baltimore Online Auction of single block small album quilts from antique quilts and orginal patterns stitched by members of the Baltimore Applique Society, www.baltimoreapplique.com

October 24-25, 2014, Autumn Quilt Show, Beaver Valley Piecemakers Twentieth Annual, Bradys Run Lodge, Bradys Run Park, Route 51, New Brighton, PA, $7 admission, Fri/Sat 10-5, Sun 11-4, www.bvpiecemakers.com

October 24-25, 2014, The Valley Forge Quilt Show, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 132 E. Valley Forge Rd., King of Prussia, $5 donation, Fri 10-7, Sat 10-4, www.valleyforgequilters.org

November 1-15, 2014, Shades of the Season 12th Annual Eastern PA Shop Hop, by Robert Kaufman Fabrics, 11 shops, 15 days, passport sales begin August 1st, $5, facebook.com/EasternPAShopHop

November 6-9, 2014, A Quilters Gathering, Radisson Hotel, Madison Downtown, 307 n Amherst Rd, Bedford, NH, http://www.aquiltersgathering.com/

November 7-16, 2014, Quilters Quest Shop Hop, Maryland & Northern Virginia, www.quiltersquest.org

November 8 & 9, 2014, Evening Star Quilters Quilt Show, Mineola Community Center, 155 Washington Ave., Mineola, NY 11501, $8 Admission, Sat. 10-5, Sun, 10-4, www.eveningstarquilters.org

November 21-12, 2014, Lebanon Quilters Guild 8th Annual Exhibition of Quilts, Friday: Noon-6 PM; Sat/Sun 10 AM – 4 PM, $6 Admission, Lebanon Expo Center & Fairgrounds, 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon, PA, www.lebexpo.com, http://lebanonquiltersguild.com

 

2015

February 3-7, 2015, Kathy Dunigan Academy of Applique, Hilton Dallas, Lakefront, Rickwall, Texas, www.kathyduniganappliqueacademy.com

February 26-March 1, 2015 Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival XXVI, Hampton, Virginia, http://www.quiltfest.com/activities.asp?id=8

March 5-8, 2015, The Quilt Fest of New Jersey XI, Somerset, NJ,  http://www.quiltfest.com/activities.asp?id=30

March 11-14, 2015, AQS Quilt Show, Lancaster, http://www.americanquilter.com/shows_contests/upcoming.php

March 11-14, 2015, Lancaster Quilt Show @ Continental Inn, 2285 Lincoln Hwy, Free admission & parking, Wed-Fri 9-6, Sat 9-4, www.lancasterquiltshow.webs.com

March 20-21, 2015, Sweet 16 Quilt Show, Homemaker’s County Quilters of Montgomery County, Penn State Extension; 1015 Bridge Road, Collegeville, PA, $7 donation, www.homemakerscountyquilters.com

March 27 & 28, 2015, Urban Inspirations Quilt Show, Empire Quilters, F.I.T., 28th Street and 7th Avenue, NYC, www.empirequilters.net

April 11-12, 2015, A Garden of Quilts Quilt Extravaganza XVI, Smithtown Stitchers, Dawnwood Middle School,  http://www.smithtownstitchers.org/quiltshow.html

April 16-18, 2015, Milltown Quilters Quilt Show, First Presbyterian Church of Howard County, 9325 Presbyterian Circle, Columbia, MD, Thur/Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4, www.milltownquilters.com

April 16-18, 2015, Ricky Tims’ Super Quilt Seminars, Newark, DE, John M Clayton Hall, 100 David Hollowell Dr., Newark, DE, www.rickytims.com

May 1-2, 2015, For The Love of Quilting VIII, Penn Oaks Quilt Guild, Griffith Hall-Ludwig’s Corner Fire House, 1325 Pottstown Pike (Rte 100), near Rte. 100 and 401, Glenmoore, PA, www.pennoaksquilters.org

May 30-31, 2015, In Full Bloom, Garden State Quilters, WIlliam G. Mennen Sports Arena, 161 E. Hanover Ave., Morristown, NJ, www.morrisparks.net, Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4, $8 admission, www.gardenstatequilters.com

June 5-7, 2014, The Universe of Quilts, Genesee Valley QuiltFest 2015, Rochester Institute of Technology, Gordon Field House, Rochester, NY, Fri/Sat 9-5, Sun 9-4, www.geneseevalleyquiltfest.com, www.gvqc.org

June 18-20, 2015, NQA 46th Annual Quilt Show, NEW location: Little Rock, Arkansas, www.nqaquilts.org/quiltshow/2015/

October 4, 2015, Fiber Arts Cruise for the Cure, 7 nights: Boston, Portland, St. John, Halifax. $957.50 ppdo including classes, www.scott-travel.com, https://www.facebook.com/FiberArtsCruise

September 4-11, 2015, Alaska Quilting Adventure 2015, Join Stitchin Heaven and friends on a seven night Alaska Quilting Cruise featuring Donna Thomas and Debra Gabel. www.stitchinheaventravel.com