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Alabama Quilt Shows & EventsAlabama Quilt Shows

Alabama has a rich quilting tradition, including the quilters of Gee's Bend who are renowned for their innovative quilt designs. Explore all that Alabama has to offer, with its annual shows, shop hops, and exhibitions. Be sure to visit the many art galleries and museums throughout the state.

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ONGOING

Alabama Museums have many ongoing exhibits

2016

May 13-15, 2016
Springville Spring Festival
Homestead Hollow Grounds
1161 Murphrees Valley Rd, Springville, AL
Featuring fine arts, unique - one of a kind - hand made crafts, pioneer demonstrations of the old time days- see wood carving, ironwork, blacksmithing, smoke house cooking, gardening, quilting, whiskey making at the original working still, tour the original cabins as they were built by the early settlers. Relax and listen to Live local entertainment all day. Enjoy the great food that makes your mouth scream for more. Children's activities: ride the ponies, circle in our wagon ride or jump in the moon walk. Visit and talk with the Herbalist and find out more about grandma's remedies or those nature produces naturally. Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

June 11, 2016
Friendship Quilters of Alabama Quilt Show
Pell City Civic Center
2801 Stemley Bridge Rd, Pell City, AL
www.friendshipquiltersalabama.wordpress.com/quilt-show

June 21 - September 6, 2016
Row By Row Experience
www.rowbyrowexperience.com

July 22-23, 2016
Heart of Dixie Quilt Show
presented by the Heart of Dixie Quilt Guild
Cahaba Springs Presbyterian Church
6110 Deerfoot Parkway, Trussville, AL 35173
hodquilt.com

September 23-24, 2016
Quilts by the Lake Annual Show
presented by Lick Skillet Quilt Guild
Oxford Civic Center
401 McCullars Lane, Oxford, AL 36205
www.lickskilletquiltguild.com
lickskilletquiltguild@yahoo.com

September 23-25, 2016
Springville Harvest Festival
Homestead Hollow Grounds
1161 Murphrees Valley Rd, Springville, AL
Featuring fine arts, unique - one of a kind - hand made crafts, pioneer demonstrations of the old time days- see wood carving, ironwork, blacksmithing, smoke house cooking, gardening, quilting, whiskey making at the original working still, tour the original cabins as they were built by the early settlers. Relax and listen to Live local entertainment all day. Enjoy the great food that makes your mouth scream for more. Children's activities: ride the ponies, circle in our wagon ride or jump in the moon walk. Visit and talk with the Herbalist and find out more about grandma's remedies or those nature produces naturally. Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

September 2016 TBD
Annual Patchwork Festival
Black Belt Treasures Cultural Arts Center
209 Claiborne St, Camden, AL

www.blackbelttreasures.com/events

September 2016 TBD
Collinsville Annual Quilt Walk
Begins at Collinsville Public Library, 151 Main St, Collinsville, AL
www.collinsvillequiltwalk.com
info@atime2sew.com

October 1-31, 2016
Annual Historic Quilt Show at Belle Mont
Bell Mont, 1569 Cook Lane, Tuscumbia, AL
http://preserveala.org/bellemont.aspx
The Belle Mont Quilt Show exhibits the area’s rich quilting tradition. The show spotlights historic and modern quilts from Colbert and neighboring counties. It includes a wide variety of quilting styles and techniques: the double wedding ring, Rose of Sharon, and the log cabin block. Come see these quilts displayed within the beautiful setting of 1820s Belle Mont Mansion.

October 7-8, 2016 (Fri 12-5, Sat 9-4)
Lakeside Quilters Biennial Quilt Show  
Guntersville Recreation Center
1500 Sunset Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976
Contact Marquita Jones (256) 582-6510
Admission: $5 children under 6 free
Featuring Beautiful Quilts, Quilts of Valor, vendors and a variety of handmade items for sale. Quilt appraisals available by appointment. 

October 7-8, 2016 (9-5pm)
Biannual Quilts by the River
sponsored by Batting Brigade Quilt Guild The Shoals
Florence Coliseum, 702 Veterans Dr, Florence, AL
www.facebook.com/BattingBrigadeQuiltGuild
For info Terri Rogers (256) 381-2128

October 14-16, 2016
Landmark Park Quilt Show
Landmark Park, Dothan, AL
www.landmarkparkdothan.com

October 14-16, 2016
Landmark Park Annual Quilt Show
Landmark Park, Stokes Activity Barn, Dothan, AL
www.landmarkparkdothan.com
Held in conjunction with Wiregrass Heritage Festival. Juried quilt show and special exhibit in the Stokes Activity Barn featuring over 100 quilts.

October 2016 TBD
46th Annual Claybank Jamoree Arts & Crafts Festival
Downtown Ozark, Court Square, Ozark, AL
www.ozarkalchamber.com

October 2016 TBD
36th Annual Quilt Show
Decatur Public Library, 504 Cherry St. NE, Decatur, AL
www.decatur.lib.al.us
proberts@decatur.lib.al.us
256-353-2993 ext 100

October 22, 2016
Blount County Quilters Guild Annual Show
during the Annual Blount County Covered Bridge Festival
Palisades Park, 1225 Palisades Parkway, Oneonta, AL
Info: 205-429-1127 or quiltersuz1@gmail.com
www.blountcountyquiltersguild.com

October 2016 TBD
East Lauderdale Quilters Quilt Show
Rogersville Methodist Church
Rogersville, AL
In conjunction with Rogersville Fall Festival
For information, 931-565-4119

November 4-5, 2016
Covington County Quilt Guild Quilt Biannual Show
Kiwanis Building
20096 Kiwanis Drive, Andalusia, AL 36420
ccquiltguild@gmail.com

November 5, 2016
Natural Bridge Quilt Show
Natural Bridge Community Center, Natural Bridge, AL
www.naturalbridgeala.com
www.blountoneontachamber.org
Old and New Quilts on display

November 5, 2016 (9-4)
Lineville Heritage Day Festival
Downtown Lineville, AL
www.facebook.com/Lineville-Heritage-Day
256-396-6143. Free. Downtown Lineville--Join us in Lineville for an old-fashioned street festival. Other activities include an antique tractor show and parade, a juried vintage quilt show, and an old-fashioned costume contest. Enjoy historical displays and live music featuring local talent, Mr. and Miss Heritage Day, horseshoe and domino tournaments and more. Great food, craft vendors, and activities are planned for the whole family.

November 11-13, 2016
Christmas in the Country
Homestead Hollow Grounds
1161 Murphrees Valley Rd, Springville, AL
Featuring fine arts, unique - one of a kind - hand made crafts, pioneer demonstrations of the old time days- see wood carving, ironwork, blacksmithing, smoke house cooking, gardening, quilting, whiskey making at the original working still, tour the original cabins as they were built by the early settlers. Relax and listen to Live local entertainment all day. Enjoy the great food that makes your mouth scream for more. Children's activities: ride the ponies, circle in our wagon ride or jump in the moon walk. Visit and talk with the Herbalist and find out more about grandma's remedies or those nature produces naturally. Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

November 2016 TBD
Annual Quilt Challenge Exhibit
presented by Shoals Piecemakers Quilt Guild
Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts
217 E Tuscaloosa St, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 760-6379
www.florenceal.org
www.facebook.com/Shoalspiecemakers

2017

February 2017 TBD
United Methodist Women's Biennial Quilt Show
Robertsdale United Methodist
22220 Hwy 59, Robertsdale, AL 36551
www.robertsdaleumc.com

February 2017 TBD
Pioneer Museum of Alabama Biennial Quilt Show
Pioneer Museum of Alabama
248 US Highway 231 N, Troy, AL 36081
www.pioneer-museum.org  

April 2017 TBD
Azalea City Quilters' Guild Biennial Show
Expo Hall in the Mobile Civic Center
401 Civic Center Drive, Mobile, AL 36602.
www.azaleacityquiltersguild.com

April 2017 TBD
New Hope's Annual Quilt Show
4 Locations:
Elizabeth Carpenter Public Library
New Hope Methodist Church and
Individuals Homes

New Hope, AL 35760
For information, contact Priscilla Scott at (256) 655-4105
www.facebook.com/quiltsthenandnow

June 2017 TBD
QuiltFest Biennial Show
Sponsored by: Birmingham Quilters Guild
Oak Mountain Middle School
5650 Cahaba Valley Rd, Birmingham, AL
www.bhamquilters.com
Contact beckyblair53@yahoo.com

October 2017 TBD
Heritage Quilters Biennial Show
Von Braun Center, East Hall 1 & 2
700 Monroe St SW, Huntsville, AL
www.hsvquilters.org
hqhfanfare@gmail.com

Fall 2017 TBD
Biennial Quilt Show
Gadsden Quilt Guild
Kiwanis Pavilion
1500 Noccalula Rd (Hwy 211), Gadsden, AL

2018

March 2018 TBD
Biennial Quilt Show
presented by West Alabama Quilters Guild (WAQG)
Taylorville United Methodist Church
640 Bear Creek Road, Tuscaloosa, AL
www.waqg.com

 

PAST EVENTS

thru January 19, 2016
Landscapes of the Mind and Spirit (Grace Wever)
Gadsden Museum of Art and History
515 Broad Street, Gadsden, AL 35901
www.saqa.com/calendar-detail.php?ID=4674

March 4-28, 2016
Art Quilt Exhibition: Extraordinry Insights
Eastern Shore Art Center
410 Hope St, Fairhope, AL
contact: Adrienne Falls, Marketing Director
251.928.2228 ext 103 or adrienne@esartcenter.com
www.facebook.com/Eastern-Shore-Art-Center
www.esartcenter.com

March 5-6, 2016
Jerry Brown Arts Festival
(Former Colby Building), 236 Laurel Lane, Hamilton, AL
Indoor, juried arts festival headlined and named in honor of Hamilton resident and Smithsonian potter, Jerry Brown. Artists from throughout the Southeastern United States participate in this two-day festival celebrating the festival's theme, "Reflections of the South." The JBAF is known for its emphasis on Southern folk art, but there are various mediums available at each year's festival to include: pottery, multiple forms of glass art, mixed media, jewelry making, wood art/carving, metal art, sculptures, gourd art, quilting, fabric art, paintings, basket weaving, wire art, and photography. Hours: Sat 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M., Sun 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

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