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California has a rich quilting heritage. Explore the many quilt shows, shop hops, and exhibitions California has to offer. Be sure to visit the many art galleries and museums throughout the state.

Quilters Resources prides itself in being your most comprehensive resource for quilting related information on the internet; however, please understand that circumstances beyond our control may limit the accuracy of posted information. I am not always made aware of event changes and/or cancellations. As such, please be sure to verify dates, times, and locations prior to traveling to any event.

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Colorado Museums have many ongoing exhibits


September 29 - October 14, 2015
Art from Cloth Annual Exhibit and Boutique
sponsored by the Extreme Quilters of Southern California
Thousand Oaks Community Gallery
2331 Borchard Road, Newbury Park, CA 91320
For info, contact Rodi Ludlum (818) 597-9279

October 2-3, 2015
Temple Baptist Quilt & Craft Faire
Temple Baptist Church
801 S. Lower Sacramento Road, Lodi, CA 95242

October 3, 2015
Live Auction & Tea
Orange Grove Quilters Guild
Garden Grove United Methodist Church, Acker Hall
12741 Main St, Garden Grove, CA

October 3-4, 2015
Mountain Star Quilters' Bi-Annual Quilt Show
Downieville Community Hall
322 Main (Route 49), Downieville, CA 95936

October 3-4, 2015
Sierra Gold Harvest Quilt Show
Amador County Fairgrounds
Plymouth, CA

October 3-4, 2015
Falling Leaves Quilt Show
Ladies of the Lake Quilt Guild
Lake County Fairgrounds
401 Martin Street Lakeport, CA 95453

October 3-4, 2015
23rd Annual Harvest of the Delta
Delta Quilters Quilt Show
Brentwood Community Center
35 Oak Street City Park, Brentwood, CA

October 8-10, 2015
Quiltfest Oasis Palm Springs
Palm Springs Convention Center
277 N Alvenida Caballeros, Palm Springs, CA

October 8-10, 2015
Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
1101 W. McKinley Avenue, Building 6
Pomona, CA 91768

October 9-10, 2015
Harvest Shop Hop
Totally Tina's Fabrics – Porterville, CA
Calico Mermaid – Porterville, CA
Bolts to Binding Quilting Quarters – Bakersfield, CA
Strawberry Patches – Bakersfield, CA
Maricopa Quilt Company – Maricopa, CA
5 Heart Quilts – Tehachapi, CA
Debbie's Fabrics, Etc. – Tehachapi, CA

October 9, 2015
Annual Mountain Heirloom Quilt Faire
presented by Independence Hall Quilters
Ironstone Vineyards, 1894 Six Mile Rd, Murphys, CA

October 10, 2015
Midnight at the Oasis Bazaar
Glendale Quilt Guild
First Congregational Church of Glendale
2001 Canada Blvd, Glendale, CA 91208

October 15-18, 2015
Pacific International Quilt Festival
Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara (Bay Area), CA  95054

October 17, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Inspirations: Celebrating 30 Years
Visions Art Museum
2825 Dewey Rd, Suite 100, San Diego, CA

October 24, 2015
Petaluma Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Petaluma Community Center
320 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA

October 24, 2015
Wandering Foot Quilt Guild Boutique
Arcadia Presbyterian Church
121 Alice St, Arcadia, CA
Chris Vail at

October 24-25, 2015
Citrus Bell Quilters Quilt Show
Yucaipa Community Center
34900 Oak Glen Road, Yucaipa, CA 92399

November 6-7, 2015
Hand-Crafted Treasures
Sponsored by Fallbrook Quilt Guild
SonRise Christian Fellowship Church
463 S Stage Coach Ln, Fallbrook, CA 92088

November 7, 2015
Quilt Show and Craft Sale
Presented by Quilters Piece Corps of Victor Valley
Commuity Church at Jess Ranch
11537 Apple Valley Road
Contact Annie Gaunder 760.900.2522
or Vonda Mathews 760.961.7617

November 7-8, 2015
Annie's Star Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Silver Dollar Fairgrounds, Chico, CA
for info

November 14, 2015
Quilting by the Sea - Celebrating Our 25th Anniversary
The Santa Monica Quilt Guild
First United Methodist Church
1008 11th St, Santa Monica, CA 90403

November 14-15, 2015
Pioneer Quilters Guild Annual Quilt Show
Roseville Sports Center
1545 Pleasant Grove Blvd, Roseville, CA

November 20-22, 2015
River City Quilters' Guild Annual Show
Scottish Rite Temple
6151 H St, Sacramento, CA

December 5, 2015
22nd Annual Wrightwood Holiday Home Tour and Boutique
Pine Needles Quilt Guild
Wrightwood, CA
For info, PO Box 2800, Wrightwood, CA 92397-2800
or 909 559-0099

December 19-20, 2015
Annual KPFA Winter Crafts Fair ~ Inspired Creative Gifts
Craneway Pavilion at the Richmond Waterfront
1414 Harbour Way South, Richmond, CA 94804
Information:  510-848-6767 ext. 646 or email


January 15-17, 2016
Blythe Bluegrass Festival & Bluegrass Quilters Quilt Show
Colorado River Fairground
591 N Olive Lake Blvd, Blythe, CA 99225

January 21-14, 2016
Road to California
Ontario Convention Center
2000 E Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764

January 29-31, 2016
Folsom Annual Quilt & Fiber Guild Show
Folsom Quilt & Fiber Guild
Folsom Community Center, 52 Natoma St, Folsom, CA 95630

February 12-13, 2016
Valley Quilters Annual Quilt Show
Valley Wide Recreational Center
901 W Esplanade St, San Jacinto, CA 92582

February 13-14, 2016
South Bay Quilters Annual Quilt Show
Torrance Cultrual Arts Center
3330 Civic Center Dr, Torrance, CA 90503

February 13-14, 2016
South Bay Quilters Annual Quilt Show
Torrance Cultrual Arts Center
3330 Civic Center Dr, Torrance, CA 90503

February 18, 2016
Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
San Mateo Event Center
Fiesta Hall, 1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo, CA 94403

February 27-28, 2016
Pajaro Valley Quilt Assn. Quilt Show and Auction
Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds
2601 E Lake Ave, Watsonville, CA 95076

February 27 - March 6, 2016
San Diego Cruisin’ Quilters Shop Hop

March 5-6, 2016
Friendship Through Quilting
Friendship Square Quilt Guild
La Habra Community Center
101 W La Habra Blvd, La Habra, CA 90631

March 17-19, 2016
Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
1600 Exposition Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95815

March 19-20, 2016
East Bay Heritage Quilters Quilt Show
Craneway Pavilion at the Richmond Waterfront
1414 Harbour Way South, Richmond, CA 94804

March 19-20, 2016
Sisters Quilting Collective (SQC) Annual Quilt Exhibit & Celebration
Oak Park Multiservice Center
3415 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817

March 19-20, 2016
San Joaquin Valley Quilters Quilt Show
Golden Palace
2625 West Vassar Avenue, Fresno, CA 93705
Contact:  (559) 877-7075

March 19-20, 2016
Valley Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Y-S Fairgrounds
442 Franklin Ave. Yuba City, CA
For more info:

March 17-20, 2016
Quilter's March Madness Shop Hop
Always Quilting - San Mateo, CA 94403
Cloth and Quilts - Turlock, CA 95380
Color Me Quilts - Fremont, CA 94536
In Between Stitches - Livermore, CA 94550
Ladybug's Quilts - Manteca, CA 95336
The Laurel Leaf - San Carlos, CA 94070
Not Just QuiltZ - Fremont, CA 94536
Quilters Cabin - Oakdale, CA 95361
Quilters Quarters - Stockton, CA 95207
Quilts and Things - Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Scruffy Quilts - San Mateo, CA 94403
Wooden Gate Quilts - Danville, CA 94526

March 2016 TBD
Peddler's Market
Piecemakers Country Store
1720 Adams Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

March 2016 TBD
Annual Quilt Show
Vintage House Senior Center
​264 1st St E, Sonoma, CA 95476

March 2016 TBD
Art Quilts, Wearable Art and Art Doll Exhibit
Fiber Art Masters Invitation to Fiber Artists to Exhibit
Underground Books
2814 35th St, Sacramento, CA 95817

March 2016 TBD
Annual Glendale Quilt Show "Home is Where the Quilt Is"
Pasadena Convention Center
300 E Green St, Pasadena, CA 91101

March 2016 TBD
Santa Clara Valley Quilt Association Quilt Show
40 Years of Quilted Memories
Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054

March 2016 TBD
Foothills Quilters Guild Annual Quilt Show
Gold Country Fairgrounds
1273 High Street Auburn, CA 95604

March 2016 TBA
Biennial Quilt Show
presented by Friendship Square Quilt Guild
La Habra Community Center
101 W La Habra Blvd, La Habra, CA 90633

March 2016 TBA
Desert Guilds Biennial Quilt Show
Palm Springs Pavilion, 401 Pavilion Way, Palm Springs, CA

April 7-9, 2016
Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
The Big Fresno Fair
1121 S Chance Ave, Industry Commerce Bldg.
Fresno, CA 93702

April 8-10, 2016
21st Annual Best of the Valley Quilt & Doll Show
McDermont Field House
365 N Sweet Brier, Lindsay, CA 93247

April 2016 TBD
Annual Quilt Show
presented by Guild of Quilters of Contra Costa County
Centere Concord
5298 Clayton Rd, Concord, CA 94521

April 2016 TBD
El Camino Quilters Biennial Quilt Show
"Celebrating the World of Quilting"
QLN Conference Center
1938 Avenida del Oro, Oceanside, CA 92056
Contact Nicki Hobson at 760-598-8289 or Gloria Hamson at

April 2016 TBD
Biennial Quilt Show
Camarillo Quilters Association
Veteran County Fairgrounds, San Niguel, CA

April 2016 TBD
Northern California's 17th Annual Quilt Rush
Annual Shop Hop

May 12-14, 2016
Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Bing Crosby Hall
Del Mar, CA 92014

May 2016 TBD
Pine Tree Quilt Guild Annual Quilt Show
Nevada County Fairgrounds
11228 McCourtney Road, Grass Valley, CA 95949

May 2016 TBD
Antelope Valley Quilt Association (AVQA) Annual Quilt Show
AV Fairgrounds
2551 W Ave H, Lancaster, CA 93536

May 2016 TBD
Flying Needles Quilters’ Guild of Yolo County Annual Quilt Show
Yolo County Fairgrounds
1125 East St, Woodland, CA 95776

May 2016 TBD
Wandering Foot Quilt Guild Annual Yard Sale
Arcadia Presbyterian Church
121 Alice St., Arcadia, CA
Chris Vail at for more information

June 3-5, 2016
Central Coast Quilt Shop Tour
The Quiltery - Paso Robles, CA 93446
Quilters Cupboard - Atascadero, CA 93422
Sew Fun - Atascadero, CA 93422
The Cotton Ball - Morro Bay, CA 93442
Betty's Fabrics- San Luis Obispo, 93401
Quiltin' Cousins - Pismo Beach, CA 93449
Betty's Fabrics- Santa Maria, CA 93454
Old Town Quilt Shop - Orcutt, CA 93455
Roxanne's A Wish and a Dream - Carpinteria, CA 93013
Superbuzzy - Ventura, CA 93001
Quilt Ventura - Ventura, CA 93003

June 25-26, 2016
Seven Sisters Quilt Show
presented by Associated Quilt Guilds of the Central Coast
Alex Madonna Expo Center at Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA

June - September 2016 TBD
Row By Row Experience

June 2016 TBD
Moonlight Quilters of Sonoma County Annual Quilt Show
Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial Building
1351 Maple Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

June 2016 TBD
Annual Quilters Run Shop Hop
Southern California Association of Quilt Shop Owners

June 2016 TBD
48th Annual Textile Exhibition
Olive Hyde Art Gallery
123 Washington Blvd, Freemont, CA  94539
(510) 791-4357

June 2016 TBD
Annual Fort Bragg Quilt Show
Dana Gray Elementary School
1197 Chestnut Street, Fort Bragg, CA 95437

July 29-30, 2016
Quilt Show
Orange Grove Quilters Guild
Place TBD

July - November 2016 TBD
International Techstyle Art Biennial
San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles
520 S First St, San Jose, CA 5113

September 22-24, 2017
Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
Alameda Fairgrounds
4501 Pleasanton Ave, Pleasanton, CA 94566

September 2016 TBD
10th Biennial Members Showcase Quilt Show
presented by Coastal Quilters Guild
Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real (HWY 101 and Las Positas), Santa Barbara CA 93105

September 2016 TBD
Trucckee Meadow Quilters Quilt Show

September 3-4, 2016
27th Annual Mountain Treasures Quilt Show
presented by Busy Bears Quilt Guild of Big Bear Lake
Big Bear Middle School
41275 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear, CA
Admission $5, children under 12 free

September 2016 TBD
Annual San Diego Quilt Show
San Diego Convention Center - Hall A
111 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101

September 2016 TBD
8th Annual Sierra 2 Sage Quilt Shop Hop - 12 shops CA & NV

September 2016 TBD
North State River Run Shop Hop - 12 shops
Sacramento River Valley

September 2016 TBD
13th Annual Quilt Show
Mountain Quilters of Idyllwild
Buckhorn Camp, 24641 Hwy 243, Idyllwild, CA 92549

September 2016 TBD
Gold Bug Quilters Annual Quilt Show
Cameron Park Community Center
2502 Country Club Dr, Cameron Park, CA 95667
For info

September 2016 TBD
Los Banos Art Council Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Ted Falasco Art Center
1105 5th Street, Los Banos, CA 93635
Contact Judy at (209) 827-8929

September 2016 TBD
Annual Quilt Show
Presented by Conejo Valley Quilters
California Lutheran University
60 West Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

September 2016 TBD
Annual Outdoor Quilt Show
Sponsored by Needle Nellies, Quilters on the Divide
Georgetown Park on Harkness St, Georgetown, CA
Contact Karen at!/needlenelliequilters?fref=ts

September 2016 TBD
26th Annual Quilts & Threads Show
Mother Lode Fairgounds
220 Southgate Dr, Sonora, CA 95370

October 6-8, 2016
Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
1101 W. McKinley Avenue, Building 6
Pomona, CA 91768

September 2016 TBD
Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
Alameda Fairgrounds
4501 Pleasanton Ave, Pleasanton, CA 94566

September 2016 TBD
Central Coast Quilters Boutique
at the Arroyo Grande Harvest Festival
Booths 153 and 154, in Olohan Alley

September 2016 TBD
North County Quilters Quilt Show & Sale
The Williams Barn- Walnut Grove Park
1950 Sycamore Dr. San Marcos, CA. 92069  

September 2016 TBD
Annual Kelseyville Pear Festival
Main St, Kelseyville, CA

September 2016 TBD
Flying Geese Quilt Guild 
Soka University
1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

September 2016 TBD
Annual Harvest Quilt & Fiber Arts Show
Morgan Hill Community & Cultural Center
17000 Monterey Rd at E Dunne, Morgan Hill, CA 95037

October 2016 TBD
Biannual Quilt Auction & Luncheon/Tea
Flying Geese Quilters Guild
Miller Community Center
300 Centennial Way, Tustin, CA


February 18-19, 2017
South Bay Quilters Annual Quilt Show
Torrance Cultrual Arts Center
3330 Civic Center Dr, Torrance, CA 90503

May 2017 TBD
Quilting in the Valley Bi-Annual Quilt Show
Airtel Plaza Hotel/Conference Center
7277 Valjean Avenue, Van Nuys, CA 91406

August 2017 TBD
Tehachapi Mountain Quilters Quilt Show
Monroe High School
126 South Snyder Street, Tehachapi, CA
Contact: Maureen Kelly 714-308-6005

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