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Date and location: August 21-24, 2014 (see Description for schedule)
Joy Ranch, 16633 448th Ave., Florence, S. Dakota (MAP)
Description: The annual fundraiser to support the camps of Lutherans Outdoors in South Dakota. Thursday-Saturday, August 21-23: Quilt Viewing, Craft Sale & Silent Auction, 10:00 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday, August 24: Live Auction in the Joy Ranch Dining Room at 1:00 p.m.; Quilt Viewing, Craft Sale & Silent Auction from 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m; Lunch will be available for purchase from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Quilts may be viewed on the group's Facebook page.
Date and location: August 22, 2014, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m., and August 23, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Canton, North Carolina
Description: Features include hundreds of quilts on display, many for sale, antique bed turnings, demonstrations, vendors, and so much more!
Date and location: August 29 and 30, 2014, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
First United Methodist Church, 1800 N. Llano, Fredericksburg Texas (MAP)
Description: Quilt Show featuring bed turning, vendors, tea room, boutique, silent auction and tickets for donation quilt, a first place winner in group category at 2013 Houston International Quilt Show.
Date and location: August 31, 2014, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. & September 1, 2014, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Heyburn Elementary Gymnasium, 1405 Main Ave., St. Maries, Idaho. (MAP)
Location: Sponsored by Valley Piecemakers Quilt & Craft Club. Featured Quilter is Theresa Plank. There will be a Merchant Mall, Demonstrations and a Country Store. Raffle Quilt drawing will be held 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 1. Admission is $1.00. For more information, please contact Donna Johnson, Club President @ 208-245-7800 or visit our website at www.valleypiecemakers.com
Date and location: September 2 - October 5, 2014
White Birch Lodge, 571 Meguzee Point Rd., Elk Rapids, Mich. (MAP)
Description: Introducing the 1st annual Holly Girls Quilt Retreats! The retreats will be held at the lovely 100-year-old White Birch Lodge. Nestled in the woods along the shores of Elk Lake, you will be right in the heart of Northern Michigan's resort area. The town of Elk Rapids is a charming small town with nice restaurants and shopping. We are excited to continue the tradition our good friend Gwen Marston started 30 years ago. We will keep the format and spirit of the retreats, adding our own touches based on our experience and expertise. For each six-day-long retreat, participants will arrive on Tuesday and attend the "Opening Ceremony" (introductions).Classes on Wednesday through Saturday Depart on Sunday morning. For more information, visit http://www.sue-nickels.com/retreats.php
Date and location: Thursday & Friday, Sept 4th & 5th, 2014, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, Sept 6th, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
San Diego Convention Center, 111 W Harbor Dr., San Diego, Calif. (MAP)
Description: The 33rd annual San Diego Quilt Show, with guest artist Sue Rasmussen, will showcase more than 400 quilts and include several special exhibits. The 2014 theme is "It's a Zoo Out There!" and includes a block challenge and a quilt challenge. Preview night is September 3. Classes are available featuring well-known instructors, many different techniques, and all skill levels. For information: www.sandiegoquiltshow.com
Date and location: September 6-28, 2014, 2-5 p.m. daily
Gmeiner Art & Cultural Center 134 Main Street Wellsboro, Pa. (MAP)
Description: Free admission. Gala opening reception on Friday, September 5, 2014 7-9 p.m. For more information visit the guild's website at www.mountainlaurelquiltguild.org
Date and location: September 9-16, 2014. Monday to Thursday, 9 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, noon-5 p.m.
Burlington Arts Centre 1333 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, Ontario, Canada (MAP)
Description: Fibre Content 2014 is a juried exhibition of contemporary fibre art showcasing a wide range of fibre art, studio quilts and mixed media work from eight groups: SAQA Central Canada, Grand Guild of Fibre Arts, Burlington Fibre Arts, Oakville Fibre Artists, Connection Fibre Artists, Group of Eight Fibre Artists, Burlington Handweavers and Spinners Guild and Burlington Hooking Craft Guild. Admission to the exhibit is free. A full-colour catalogue of works will be for sale for $5. For more information go to www.fibrations.org or www.thebac.ca
Date and location: September 11-13, 2014; Thurs./Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Cobb Galleria Centre, Two Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, Ga. (MAP)
Description: Meet and create with your favorite personalities, legends and superstars from the nation's top quilting magazines, TV shows, e-media sites and blogs. Enjoy special events, classes, galleries, parade of quilts, trunk show, dynamic presentations/demos, and prize drawings. Learn more at the Quilting LIVE website: sewingexpo.com/QuiltingLIVE.aspx
Date and location: Sept. 12, 2014, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sept.13, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
United Methodist Church of North Chili, 2200 Westside Dr., Rochester, N.Y. (MAP)
Description: Annual Quilt Show with classes, vendors, tea room, farmer's market on Saturday - all handicapped accessible. New this year: Challenge Quilt with the theme "Quilts at the Farmer's Market". To enter quilts, challenge, register for classes, or for more information, visit www.umcnorthchili.org and click on the Quilt Show tab.
Date and location: September 12, 2014, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and September 13th, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Oxford Civic Center, 401 McCullars Lane, Oxford, Alabama (MAP)
Description: Lick Skillet Quilt Guild presents the Quilts by the Lake quilt show. Professionally judged quilts including a guild member's challenge interpreting 'bridges'. A display of vintage quilts, many of which are very old and were made by local quilters. The guild's opportunity quilt and themed baskets will be displayed and tickets sold for drawings to win, with proceeds from the tickets going to benefit charities and to support the guild's community service efforts. Other features include vendors, mercantile, flea market and door prizes. Admission is $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for children 12 and under. Free parking and handicap accessible. For more information, visit http://www.lickskilletquiltguild.com or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date and location: September 12, 2014, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sept. 13, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Rd., Stafford Tex (MAP)
Description: Coastal Prairie Quilt Guild of Texas presents their third biennial show. Features include an auction, demonstration area, and raffle baskets. For more information, visit www.cpqgtx.org
Date and location: September 13-14, 2014; Sat 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Mount Anthony Union Middle School 747 East Road Bennington, Vermont (MAP)
Description: New and vintage quilts, demonstrations, door prizes, quilt raffle, challenge quilts, special exhibit, food service, vendors. Featured Quilter and lecturer: Michelle Scott. For more details, visit www.benningtonquiltfest.com.
Date and location: Sept. 18 and 19, 2014, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Sept. 20 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Springfield Expo Center, 635 E St Louis St., Springfield, Missouri (MAP)
Description: The Ozark Piecemakers Quilt Guild's 2014 quilt show "Celebrate Quilting" will feature more than 400 quilts. Elsie M. Campbell will be the judge and give two lectures Thursday (10:00 and 2:00). Lori East will give two lectures Friday (10:00 and 2:00) and appraise quilts by appointment Saturday. Antique Bed Turnings are scheduled at 11:30 all three days and at 3:30 Thursday and Friday. A Wearable Art Fashion Show is set for 2:00 Saturday. Ongoing events at the show include a Silent Auction of quilts of all sizes and the guild's Bits & Pieces Boutique. Guild displays are planned by the Featherweight Club, Quilt Odyssey Fabric Art Group and Turning Points Applique Group, as well as its community outreach programs Community Quilts and Quilts of Valor. More information and updates are available at the guild's website www.OzarkPiecemakers.com.
Date and location: September 19, 2014, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and September 20, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Shaver Recreation Center, 698 West South 4th Street, Seneca, S.C. (MAP)
Description: Quilt Displays Boutique (including quilts for sale), Book Sale, LMQG Presentation Quilt "Penny's Garden." Tickets available. Charity Silent Auction (all proceeds benefit Safe Harbor and Our Daily Rest); Vendors: Bonnie Ouellette - Vintage Textiles, Ola's Quilt Shop, Schoolhouse Quilts, Anita Heady - Sewcial Studio, Annie's Pretty Pieces, Marietta's Quilt and Sew Admission: $5.00. www.lmqg.org
Date and location: September 19-20, 2014
Amon Carter Hall, Will Rogers Complex, Ft. Worth Tex. (MAP)
Description: This is Trinity Valley Quilters' Guild's 32nd annual quilt show. There will be more than 200 quilts, a vendor mall, live mini quilt auction, member challenge and donation quilt drawing. We'd love to have y'all! http://www.tvqg.org/quiltshow
Date and location: September 20, 2014 10:00am - 5:00pm; September 21, 2014 10:00am - 3:00pm
Norwell Middle School, Route 123, Norwell, Mass. (MAP)
Description: The Herring Run Quilters' Guild presents their 13th Biennial Quilt Show. There will be more than 150 quilts, vendors, boutique, silent auction, refreshments, as well as a raffle quilt. Admission is $7.00 at the door.
Date and location: Saturday, September 20, 2014 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, September 21, 2014 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Notre Dame School 702 S. Roosevelt Burlington, Iowa (MAP)
Description: Showing over 200 quilts. Raffle quilt, Bed turning presentation, Frannie's Attic (gently used quilting items), Country store (hand made items), Vendors, food available. Handicap accessible. Plenty of free parking. Buses welcome. Info: facebook.com/pages/Hawkeye-Heritage-Quilters-Guild/280311815325144
Date and location: September 20, 2014, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 708 Ocean Rd., Point Pleasant, N.J. (MAP)
Description: A display of more than 100 quilts. Information: 732-899-7326 or 732-892-6148.
Date and location: Sept 22-28, 2014, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
New England Air Museum 36 Perimeter Road Windsor Locks, Conn. (MAP)
Description: Over 150 quilts on display; Special Exhibit of Sue Reich's WWI Quilts; Miniature Quilt Challenge "Pack Up Your Troubles;" Lectures by Sue Reich and Karen Eckmeier; exceptional Baltimore Album quilt drawing, raffle baskets, Vendors and demos Friday thru Sunday. $12 adult admission to the Museum includes the show. For more information: http://neam.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1282
Date and location: September 22-October 17, 2014, M-F, 9 s.m.-5 p.m.
Bank of Ripley, 134 North Jefferson, Ripley Tenn. (MAP)
Description: Quilt lovers from across the country are invited to visit the Festival of Quilts and Fine Needlework, which will be displayed in the lobby of Bank of Ripley. Interested quilt enthusiasts are welcome to exhibit their works of art or heirlooms at no fee. The exhibit will feature an array of antique and new quilts as well as many pieces of fine needlework. Selected items will be for sale by the artist/crafter. For more information contact Bank of Ripley at (731) 635-1230 or email email@example.com
Date and location: September 25-27, 2014
Crowne Plaza Hotel & Convention Center, 3000 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield Ill. (MAP)
Description: MQX Quilt Festival is a quilt show and conference for all who love quilts. Over 100 classes in design, drawing, all types of machine quilting (from longarm to home sewing machine), piecing and business. (Classes begin September 24th). Want to try a machine, take a hands on-class with Gammill, HandiQuilter, Innova, Janome or Bernina machines. Over 300 competition and special exhibit quilts and 55+ vendors for your viewing and shopping enjoyment. Friday night dinner with special guest, Mark Lipinski. No membership required to be part of the MQX Experience. $12 Admission, good for all show days. For more info, visit http://www.mqxshow.com/MQX/East/Home/index.cfm
Date and location: Sept. 26-27, 2014, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sept 28, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
WNC Ag Center Expo Building Ashville, N.C.( Just off I-26, across from the Asheville Regional Airport.) (MAP)
Description: 32nd Annual Asheville Quilt Show. Over 250 quilts from all over the U.S. More than $8,000 in prize money; $1,000 prize for Best of Show. 20+ vendors. Demonstrations, silent auction, gift shop, quilts for sale, Opportunity quilt. Admission: $ 6.00, Multi-day pass and Group Discounts available. Free Parking. Handicap Accessible. Sponsored by the Asheville Quilt Guild: ashevillequiltguild.org and Moda: modafabrics.com. For more information contact show chair Sue Lerner: slerner.quiltshow(at)gmail.com
Date and location: September 26-27, 2014, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Jefferson County Fairgrounds, 4907 Landes Street, Port Townsend, Wash. (MAP)
Description: Presented by the Cabin Fever Quilt Club of Chimacum, Washington. More than 150 quilts, plus vendors and demonstrations. Food available on site. For more information on Cabin Fever Quilters or the show, go to our website at www.cabinfeverquilterswa.com.
Date and location: Sept 26, 2014, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Sept. 27, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Buckeye Event Center, 624 Henry St., Dalton, Ohio (MAP)
Description: Sponsored by the Tree City Quilt Guild, Wooster, Ohio. Will feature members work, a children quilt display and vendors.
Date and location: September 27-28, 2014, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Littleton Opera House, 2 Union St., Littleton, N.H. (MAP)
Description: The Littleton Quilt Guild Sewflakes presents the 5th Biennial White Mountain Quilt Show. The show will feature quilts made by guild members, quilting demonstrations, vendors, raffle and door prizes. Admission is only $3 or two adults for $5! Parking and a light lunch available. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 603-444-5941.
Date and location: Saturday, September 27, 2014, 10 a.m.-4p.m., and Sunday, September 28, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Fox Valley Lutheran High School, 5300 N. Meade St., Appleton, Wisc. (MAP)
Description: This is Darting Needles Quilt Guild's 16th Biennial Show. Ours is a juried show featuring 250+ quilts on exhibit, judged competition,demonstrations, quilt raffle, bake sale, silent auction, quilter's boutique, vendor's mall, daily bed turning at 2p.m., and quilt appraisals on-site. Lunch and concessions available both days. Handicap accessible. For more info: http://www.dartingneedles.com/
Date and location: Oct 3, 2014, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and Oct 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Ancaster Fairgrounds, 630 Trinity Rd, Hamilton, ON L0R 1R0 Canada (MAP)
Description: Presented by the Hamilton Quilters Guild. Admission: $7. View guild member quilts and visit with 10+ vendors of quilting supplies and fabrics. Refreshments available. For more information, visit http://www.hamiltonquiltersguild.com/Fallintoquilts.html
Date and location: Fri., October 3, 2014, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., October 4, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 5, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Riverview Hall, 600 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, La. (MAP)
Description: 200+ quilts in judged show; demonstrations, door prizes, special exhibits, merchant mall, quilts and quilted items for sale. Silent auction of quilted items benefits the guild's service projects. Featured quilter is Phyllis Gorman (RRQ guild member and local quilter). Drawing for donation quilt created by guild members. Quilt Show is part of Red River Revel - one of the largest art festivals in the South. For more information, visit www.redriverquilters.com.
Date and location: October 3, 2014, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and October 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Del Rio Elementary School, 1036 N Road 1 W, Chino Valley, Ariz. (MAP)
Description: This biennial fundraiser includes a beautiful quilt expo & member's boutique, vendor fair, raffle baskets, hands-on demonstrations, giveaways, and our featured local quilter and artist: Kay Wentworth. One popular highlight of any quilt show is the presentation of the outstandingly beautiful opportunity Quilt. Come see this wonderful quilt. For more information, visit ChinoValleyQuilters.com
Date and location: October 3, 2014, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and October 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Streetsboro Baptist Church, Streetsboro, 9001 Ohio 43, Ohio (MAP)
Description: Judged Show, over 200 quilts. Vendors' Mall, Country Store, Raffle Quilt and Baskets; Refreshments; Bake Sale Contact Sharon Kemp for more information at 330-283-2697 or email@example.com.
Date and location: October 3-4, 2014, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Beale Celebrations Bldg, 201 N. Fourth St., Kingman, Ariz. (MAP)
Description: Arizona: Earth, Wind, Fire, Water is this year's theme. Features include 150+ quilts/items on display. We will have a Vendors' Mall, Opportunity Quilt, Guild Boutique, Challenge Quilt display, Quilts of Valor display, Silent Auction and a Grand Door Prize. Admission $4/adults, $3/Seniors & Children. No strollers please.
Date and location: October 3, 4, 5, 2014
Lake Terrance Convention Center 1 Convention Center Plaza US Hwy 49 at 1-59 Hattiesburg, Miss. (MAP)
Description: We will have between 350 and 400 judged pieces in addition to one of the Hoffman traveling exhibits. There will be vendors, a boutique of handmade items, silent auction of small quilts, and three days of demos and lectures. Lake Terrace food staff will prepare hot meals and box lunches so we can spend more time at the show. For more information, visit http://www.pinebeltquilters.com/
Date and location: October 4-5, 2014, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily
UAW Hall, 1795 Lafayette St., Janesville, Wisc. (MAP)
Description: Featured Quilter, Raffle Baskets, Quilts, Quilt Appraisals and Vendors Admission: $5, Children 12 & under Free More Information at: RVQG.org or email rvqguild (at) gmail.com
Date and loccation: October 3 - 5, 2014. Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum. 703 S Second St, La Conner, Wash. (MAP)
Description: Juried and judged show of traditional quilts, art quilts, wearable art, and fiber art in Maple Hall and the La Conner Civic Garden Club, both locations within a half-block of the La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum. Four days of workshops: embroidery, applique (hand, fused, or raw edge) with color & design. Maple Hall features the Show, specialty vendors, and silent auction. The Garden Club hosts more vendors, plus wearables and fiber arts. The Museum features three floors of Japanese exhibits. For more info, visit www.laconnerquilts.org
Date and location: Saturday, October 4, 2014 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, October 5, 2014, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Lake County Fairgrounds, 401 Martin Street Lakeport, Calif. (MAP)
Description: This is our 13th annual Falling Leaves Quilt Show. Our featured quilter this year will be Colleen Granger. The show is a judged, open-entry show of 200+ quilts. For information on submitting a quilt, visit our website http://www.LLQG.org/quilt-show.html. There will be a Vendor Mall with quilt fabric, books, patterns, notions, etc., a Country Store with handmade items, an Opportunity Quilt, Challenge and Round Robin Exhibits, a Silent Auction, Demonstrations and more! Adults $8.00 at the door or $6.00 presale donation, children under 12, $2.00
Date and location: Oct. 4, 2014, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Oct. 5th, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Lakewood 400 Antiques Market, 1321 Atlanta Hwy (Hwy 9), Cumming, Ga. (MAP)
Description: The Chattahoochee Evening Stars are proud to present their 2014 Quilt Show! The show will feature more than 200 quilts made by guild members, exhibits by featured quilters, a vendor mall, and a children's storybook corner. Storybook reading times at 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Admission: $6.00; children 11 and under are free. Check www.cesquiltguild.com for more information.
Date and location: October 6-12, 2014 (see description for times)
Zephyr Point Conference Center. 660 U.S. 50, Zephyr Cove-Round Hill Village, Nev. (MAP)
Description: Zephyr Point Presbyterian Conference Center is hosting its first quilt auction to raise funds for its capital campaign. The auction consists of two concepts - a silent and live auction. The silent auction will be open from 2-4 p.m. on October 6, 7, and 8, where the public can preview quilts displayed at Zephyr Point and bid silently. A live auction will follow on October 12, with viewing beginning at noon and live auction at 1 p.m. There is a $5 entry fee for the live auction which includes light refreshments. Quilt types range from full-size quilts, quilt minis, placemats, pillow cases, and much more. All quilts were graciously donated to Zephyr Point for the Fresh Horizons campaign, and all proceeds from the auction will benefit this cause.
Date and location: October 4, 2014, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and October 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
St Mary's Catholic Church, 535 Congress St, Bloomington, Wisc. (MAP)
Description: Biannual quilt show with quilt exhibits of all sizes, vendors, viewer's choice selection, raffles and a luncheon. Admission $5.00 See website for more information: www.stmaryquiltfest.com
Date and location: October 7-11, 2014
Jackson Hole, Wyoming (MAP)
Description: Jackson Hole Quilt Festival Quilting workshops with Natalia Bonner, Charlotte Warr-Anderson, Barbara Olson, Carole Liebzeit, Susan Garrity and Deb Schultz. Quilts on the Square & Beyond - quilt display in businesses in downtown Jackson, North Jackson and Wilson. For more details, visit http://www.stitchntimeinc.com/jackson-hole-quilt-festival.htm
Date and location: Oct. 10, 2014, noon-5 p.m. and Oct. 11, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Guntersville Recreation Center 1500 Sunset Dr., Guntersville, Alabama (MAP)
Description: Featuring Beautiful Quilts, Quilts of Valor, Storybook Quilts, Vendors and a variety of Handmade items for sale. For more information contact: Marquita Jones, Chairperson at 256-582-6510
Date and location: October 10-11, 2014, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily
Enumclaw Expo Center, 45224 284th Ave. SE, Enumclaw, Washington (MAP)
Description: Our NEW Venue, the Enumclaw Expo Center, will feature more quilts and more vendors! Admission is a $5 donation. Our Featured Quilter will be Judy Eades. We will have on-going demos, a Bed Turning of ‘Quilts With Stories', a Make & Take Project, Door Prizes, Raffle Quilts and Raffle Baskets, Challenge Quilts and our Coun try Store. Bring a non-perishable food donation and receive a free fat quarter from our vendor Quilter's Roost. (up to 3 per person) A portion of our proceeds benefits local Food Banks.
Date and location: October 10-11, 2014, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily
Uptown Blanco, 317 Main St., Blanco, Texas (MAP)
Description: Our quilt show celebrates the art and artistry of quilting yesterday and today. The show will feature a display of quilts by Betty Alderman along with the 2014 Hoffman Challenge. We are interested in displaying your Heirlooms of the Past and your new creations, an Heirloom of the future. The Best of Show will win $250 cash, and a gift certificate from Uptown Blanco for $250. Prizes and ribbons will be awarded for other categories. For more information: Andrea or Sharon - (830)833-1579 ext 3. Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Date and location: Oct. 11 & 12, 2014 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Webster High School, 7564 W Alder St., Webster, Wisc. (MAP)
Description: This will be our 27th Annual Quilt Show! We will have over 200 Quilts on display, Quilt Shop Vendors, Quilt Raffle, Quilt Silent Auction, Demonstrations, Bed Turning, Special Exhibits, Quilt Appraisals, Café on-site.
Date and location: October 11, 2014, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and October 12, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sycamore Middle School, 150 Maplewood Dr, Sycamore, Ill. (MAP)
Description: Open quilt show. Quilters may also enter judged competition. We feature 200+ quilts from Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin, a Merchant Mall and Artists' Boutique. Special features include: Hoffman Challenge quilts, featured artist Janette Dwyer, quilting and fibre demonstrations, mini-quilt silent auction, catered coffee and sandwich bar, and quilt appraiser. For more information, contact www.dcqg.org or email us at email@example.com.
Date and location: Oct 11 and 12, 2014, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; and October 13, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Mazatzal Hotel & Casino, Arizona 87, Payson, Ariz. (MAP)
Description: This regional quilt event will feature an AQS quilt appraiser, nationally recognized teachers, Sharon Schamber and Anelie Belden. Classes, lecture, vendor mall, Vendor Shop Hop, special exhibits, a Saturday evening awards banquet and $3,500 in prize money. Admission $5.00 (12 and under are free). Bring a can/package of non-perishable food for our local Food Banks and you will receive a ticket for a daily drawing. Friday and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For Information, Class Registration and Quilt Entry Forms: visit www.quiltroundup.com or call 928-978-3464. Quilt Entry Deadline is September 19.
Date and location: Oct 11, 2014, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Miller Community Center, 300 Centennial Way, Tustin, Calif. (MAP)
Description: The Flying Geese Quilters Guild presents their bi-annual event. Live quilt auction of beautiful handmade quilts, silent auction, and raffle baskets. Free parking. $5 admission in cludes luncheon/auction. For more info, visit http://flyinggeese.net/activities.htm
Date and location: October 11, 2014, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; and October 12, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Middlebury Union High School, 73 Charles Avenue, Middlebury Vt. (MAP)
Description: Lots of quilts; Keepsake Quilting's Challenge Collection; Quilts of Valor; vendors, basket raffle, raffle quilt, consignments, quilt appraisals (for a fee). Featured artist Anne Standish. For more details: www.milkandhoneyquilters.com
Date and location: Saturday Oct 11, 2014, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday Oct 12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
St. Charles Community College, 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Dr, Cottleville, Mo. (MAP)
Description: 300 Quilts, vendors, appraisals, demos, raffles, and challenges. Featured quilters: Jean Douglas and Margie Stratman $7.00 donation for admission; for more info, visit us on Facebook.