Paducah to host AQS 35th Anniversary at Fall QuiltWeek

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The American Quilter’s Society is hosting its 35th Anniversary Celebration in Paducah this year at Fall AQS QuiltWeek.

It’s being held at the Schroeder Expo Center from Sept. 11-14, 2019.

At Fall Quilt Week you can, of course, enjoy special exhibitions, workshops by renowned instructors, contests, and a Merchant Mall for all your quilting needs (or wants!).

You can also enjoy the celebration of the American Quilter’s Society.

his spectacular anniversary celebration will be filled with special activities and a presentation of “the world’s largest quilt cake” created by Carlo’s Bakery. This quilt cake will be made and presented by Mauro Castano of Carlo’s Bakery, featured on TLC’s Cake Boss.

At this year’s Fall, AQS QuiltWeek quilts entered in the Quilt Contest will be vying for $121,000 in cash prizes


The hours for QuiltWeek are Wed.-Fri. from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Sat. from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.

At the Door Admission

  • Single  Day: $14
  • Two-Day: $25
  • Multi-Day: $35


Quilt Exhibits

  • Bold by Design: Kaffe Fassett
  • International Miniature Quilt Exchange
  • Quilts of Valor – A 50 State Salute

Merchant Malls

A quilter’s shopping paradise! All open during show hours. The vendors will be set up at the Schroeder Expo Center.

Expand your horizons

The Fall Show features numerous classes to help quilters expand and grow their skills. You can expect everything from how to quilt portraits in fabric to applique to learning to built a quilt around a panel. CLICK HERE for a list of classes and workshops.

And, once you’ve enjoyed the show, make sure to mark the dates for the Spring QuiltWeek on your calendar: April 22-25, 2020.