The 2008 Quilt Expo –– 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11 through Saturday, Sept. 13 –– is presented by Wisconsin Public Television and Nancy Zieman Productions. The event includes a 10-category juried and judged quilt contest, lectures, Sit & Sew, and hands-on workshops, a vendor mall, stage presentations by quilting authorities, prize drawings, special evening events and appearances by Nancy Zieman, host of public Television's "Sewing With Nancy®." Quilt Expo is held in the Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way in Madison, Wis. Tickets are $8 at the door. A separate parking fee is collected by the Alliant Energy Center. For more information, visit http://www.wiquiltexpo.com on the Web or phone (866)-297-6545.