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Quilt Festivals & Shows

Wed, 24 Apr



AQS QuiltWeek, Paducah, Kentucky, USA 2024

AQS QuiltWeek, Paducah - organised by AQS(American Quilter's Society), the event begins on 24 Apr 2024

AQS QuiltWeek, Paducah, Kentucky, USA 2024
AQS QuiltWeek, Paducah, Kentucky, USA 2024

Time & Location

24 Apr 2024, 9:00 am GMT-3 – 27 Apr 2024, 4:00 pm GMT-3

Paducah, 415 Park St, Paducah, KY 42001, USA

About the Event


1-Day fee is at $12.00 for members and $15.00 for non-members. A one time processing fee of $5 per person will be charged for all.

Children 12 and under who are accompanied by an adult will have free entry


The Quilt contest is expected to display a wide variety of techniques that quiltmakers around the world are using today. Quilters will vie for $127,700 in cash awards. The contest application are closed now.

In addition to the competition section there is a curated collection of

  • Behind the Seams,
  • Cherrywood Challenge: The Monarch – Chrysalis 
  • Quilts from Ukraine: Natalia & Illia Lashko and the Ukrainian Quilters Association
  • SAQA: Haven
  • The Presidential Quilts, Collection of Sue Reich
  • Paducah Contest Quilts


Online general registration is currently open and ends April 24, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. More than 50 classed including lectures, trunk show, workshops.

  • 1 hr Lectures start at $12.
  • 3 Hr Workshops start at $70 plus material fees which range around $10.

Faculty includes renowned names like  Ricky Tims, Amanda Murphy and Margaret Willingham.

Check out the classes here.


All Merchant Mall areas are open all regular show hours:

Wednesday though Friday, 9 am - 6 pm

Saturday, 9 am - 4 pm

About 175 vendors are participating in the 2024 event.

Tour Groups:

Check out the tour groups visiting AQS Paducah.



AQS 2024 events on Quiltah

AQS Quiltweek, Daytona Beach, FL: February 21–24, 2024

AQS Quiltweek, Branson, FL : March 13–16, 2024

AQS Quiltweek, Paducah, KY : April 24–27, 2024

AQS Quiltweek, Grand Rapids, MI : August 21–24, 2024

AQS Quiltweek, Lancaster, PA : September 11–14, 2024

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