Date and location: March 18, 2016, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and March 19, 2016, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Illinois State Fairgrounds-Orr Building, 801 Sangamon Ave., Springfield, Ill. (MAP)
Description: The show features hundreds of quilts and quilted items, Hoffman Challenge Quilts, quilt appraisals by appointment with Hallye Bone, small quilted items priced at $20.16 to benefit charity, consignment booth, quilt shops and related craft vendors, raffle quilt from Civil War, reproduction fabrics, demonstrations, hot and cold beverages, convenient on-site lunch, free parking and handicap accessible facility. Admission: one day $7; two days $10. For more information: http://www.springfieldquilts.com/2016-quilt-show.html