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Texas Quilt Shows & Events

Texas has an extensive quilting history, and is bound with a wealth of opportunities to discover its quilting heritage. Explore the many quilt shows, shop hops, and exhibitions Texas has to offer. Also, 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.

If you have an event addition and/or updated information, please e-mail all of the details (dates and time, name of show, location including complete address and state, website or Facebook page, contact information, and any additional information deemed necessary).


Texas Museums have many ongoing exhibits


September 24, 2016 - January 8, 2017
Radical Elements Exhibit
International Museum of Art and Science
1900 Nolana, McAllen, TX 78504
(956) 682-0123

October 3-28, 2016 (M-F 10-4, Sat 10-2)
Piecemakers' of Corsicana Quilt Guild 36th Annual Quilt Show
The Living Arts Center
119 West Sixth Avenue, Corsicana, TX 75110
A judged show open to all quilters to enter; Winnie Fleming - judge. Over 100 beautiful Quilts and Special Exhibits displayed. Country store opens 10/4 at 2pm. Classes during show (view website), register by calling 903-872-3670. Mini quilt shop 10/14-10/15 open to the public. Donation quilt drawing 10/28 at 12pm. Show closes after drawing.

October 6-8, 2016
Fall Frolic Shop Hop
One Quilt Place - Frederick, TX
Uptown Blanco Textile Studio - Blanco, TX
Wimberley Stitch Studio - Wimberley, TX
Oak Leaf Quilts - New Braunfels, TX
Sew Little Time - New Braunfels, TX
The Scrappy Quilter - Schertz, TX

October 7-8, 2016
Mineola League of the Arts Annual Quilt Show
Mineola League of the Arts
200 West Blair Street, Mineola, TX 75773

October 7-8, 2016 (Fri 9-5:30, Sat 9-4)
Threads of Texas Quilt Show
Town 'N Country Quilt Guild of Stephenville, TX
St Mary's Catholic Church
12286 S US Highway 377/67, Dublin, TX 76446
Admission $7 or $6 with can of food. Vendors, concessions, scissor sharpener, appraisals, raffle baskets, door prizes, goodie bags to first 250. 2016 Donation Quilt, 100 x 100, tickets 6 for $5 or $1 a piece. Contact: Mary Harris, 254-968-4300.

October 14-15, 2016 (9am-4pm)
Texas Star Quilters Guild Annual JudgedQuilt Show
Canton Civic Center
800 Flea Market Rd, Canton, TX 75103
Admission $3.00 – Children under 12 free
For information: (903) 896-7100 or

November 3-6, 2016
Quilts, Inc. Annual International Quilt Festival
George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010

November 11-12, 2016 (Fri 8-5, Sat 8-4)
Buda Bee Quilt Show & Boutique
Onion Creek Senior Center
420 Bartons Crossing, Buda, TX 78610
Contact (512) 295-3413

November 12, 2016
Smithville Airing of the Quilts
sponsored by the Smithville Chamber of Commerce
Downtown Smithville, TX

November 2016 TBD
6th Annual Knights of Columbus Benefit and Quilt Show
Knights of Columbus Hall
22892 Mack Washington Ln., Hempstead, TX 77445
Tom Brown 281.732.6413 or Jack Gibbs 713.816.1923

November - December 2016
Annual Quilt Show
Mahon Public Library 1306 9th Street, Lubbock, TX 79401


January 2017 TBD
Annual Kingsland Quilt Show
Sponsored by Kingsland Convention, Community Center &
Barb's Quilt Nook, Etc.
3451 Rosehill Dr (behind First Baptist Church), Kingsland, TX 78639
For info:

January 2017 TBD
Annual Jefferson Quilt Show
Jeffersonian Institute, Cypress Valley Education Center
120 E Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657

January - March 2017
Sacred Hearts Exhibit
Texas Quilt Museum, 140 W. Colorado Street, La Grange TX, 979.968.3104,

February 3-4, 2017 (10am-5pm)
Bloom-N Quilt Show
Coastal Bend Quilt and Needlework Guild Biennial Quilt Show
Richard M. Borchard Conference Center
(Also Known As The Fair Grounds)
1213 Terry Shamsie Blvd, Robstown, TX 78370

February 5-6, 2017
Friendship Quilt Guild presents
"Garden Party" Quilt Show
Firemen's Training Center, 1101 Hwy 209, Brenham, TX

February 17-18, 2017
Heart of Texas One Stop Shop Hop
Waco Convention Center, Chisholm Hall, Waco, TX

February 17-18, 2017
Homespun Quilters Guild Quilt Show
Waco Convention Center, 100 Washington, Waco, TX

February 2017 TBD
Kathy Dunigan Academy of Applique Annual Classes
Rockwall, TX
Contact: JOANN HUDGINS 214-284-7091, KATHY DUNIGAN 972-955-5238,

February 2017 TBD
Cruisin' The Coast Shop Hop
Golden Needles & Quilts - Rockport, TX
Herloom Elegance - Corpus Christi, TX
Quilt Cottage - Corpus Christi, TX

February 2017 TBD
34th Annual Rio Grande Valley Quilt Show
South Padre Island Convention Center
7355 Padre Boulevard, South Padre Island, TX 78597

February 2017 TBD
4th Annual Applique Away on the Galveston Bay
The Tremont House
2300 Ship's Mechanic Row, Galveston, TX 77550

February 2017 TBD
Annual Best Little Quilt Show in Texas
Fayette County Fairgrounds, Commercial Exhibit Hall
Hwy 77 N, La Grange, TX 78945

Kay Marburger (979) 968-5971 or  

February 2017
Annual Best Little Quilt Show in Texas
Presented by the Bear Creek Qulit Guild
Fayette County Fairgrounds
Hwy 77 N, La Grange, TX 78945

February 2017 TBD
Plantation Quilting Guild Biennial Quilt Show
Brazoria County Fair Auditorium
Angleton, TX

March 3-4, 2017
Quilted A World of Color
Biennial Quilt Show
Richard E. Berry Center
Cypress, TX

March 3-4, 2017
Biennial Quilt Show
Presented by West Houston Quilt Guild
The Richard E. Berry Center
8877 Barker Cypress, Cypress, TX 77433
For information, contact

March 31 - April 1, 2017 (10-4)
"Wildflowers in Bloom"
United Methodist Church Family Life Center 
800 Wright Street,  Llano, TX 78643 
For info (325) 248-0300

March 2017 TBD
Tri-County Quit Guild Annual Quilt Show
The Berry Center
8877 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress, TX 77433

March 2017 TBD
Shiner Heritage Quilters Biannual Quilt Show
Methodist Church Activity Center
102 West Church St, Shiner, TX 77984

March 2017 TBD
Annual Dallas Quilt Show
Hosted by Quilter's Guild of Dallas
Dallas Market Hall, 2100 Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX

March 2017 TBD
36th Annual Tyler Quilt Show
presented by The Quilters' Guild of East Texas
Harvey Convention Center
2000 W Front St (Hwy 31 W), Tyler, TX 75702
For info

March 2017 TBD
Desert Sky Quilters Guild 7th Annual Quilt Show
First United Methodist Church Basement
208 E Sul Ross Avenue, Alpine, TX

March 2017 TBD
A Quilting Stampede Shop Hop
Greater Houston Area

April 2017 TBD
Wildflowers All Around Shop Hop
One Quilt Place, Fredericksburg, TX
The Scrappy Quilter, Schertz, TX
The Uptown Blanco Textile Studio, Blanco, TX
Wimberley Stitch Studio, Wimberley, TX
Oak Leaf Quilts, New Braunfels, TX

April 2017 TBD
19th Annual Blue Bonnet Shop Hop
A Quilter's Folly - Austin
B&B Quilting & Gifts - Buda
Gone Quiltin' - Bandera
Honey Bee Quilt Store - Austin
Sew Special Quilts - San Antonio
The Quilt Haus - New Braunfels
Memories By The Yard - San Antonio
The Cotton Cupboard - Lakeway
Valli & Kim - Dripping Springs

April 2017 TBD
14th Annual The Piney Woods Quilt Festival
Carthage Community Shelter and Civic Center
1702 S Adams, Carthage, TX 75633
More information and entry forms at or contact Kathryn Schexnayder (903) 754-3263 or Ann McDaniel (903) 646-1791 or
Judged show, prize money & ribbons, Country Store, Vendors, Demonstrations, Featured Local Quilter, Quilt Challenge.

April 2017 TBD
Annual Airing of the Quilts
City of La Porte, TX

April 2017 TBD
36th Annual Terrell Heritage Jubilee
Ben Gill Park, 399 Lane St, Terrell, TX
Events include a BBQ cook-off, museum tours, arts & crafts exhibition, carnival, live music, a quilt show, an auto show, a rodeo, the Fountain 5K Run, and other special attractions.

April 2017 TBD
Annual Quilt Show
Quilters' Guild of Arlington
Bob Duncan Center
2800 S Center St, Arlington, TX 76014 or  

April 2017 TBD
St. Mary's Annual Quilt Show
St. Mary Catholic Church
8227 County Road 205, Plantersville, TX 77363  
Click here for show flyer

April 2017 TBD
Annual Quilt Show
Sponsored by Gunbarrel Quilters Guild
Cain Center, 915 S Palestine St, Athens, TX 75751

May 2017 TBD
Hill Country Quilt Guild Biennial Quilt Show
Schreiner University - Edington Sports Center
2100 Memorial Blvd, Kerrville, TX 78028

May 2017 TBD
Annual Boerne Hauptstrasse Quiltfest Annual Show & Sale

Presented by the City of Boerne Parks & Recreation Venue
Main Plaza and Downtown Boerne
100 N Main St Boerne, TX 78006

June 2017 TBD
Annual Stars Over Abilene Regional Quilt Show
Civic Center, 1100 North 6th Street
Main Event Hall, Abilene, TX

June 2017 TBD
Annual Bosque Arts Center Quilt Show
Bosque Arts Center
215 S College Hill Dr, Clifton, TX 76634

June - July 2017 TBD
Deep East Texas Shop Hop
A Cowgirl Quilt Shop in Jewett
All Those Quilts in Mixion
Cedar Tree Nest Quilts in Hemphill
Country Living Quilts in Flynn
Hall to Wall Quilts & More in Warren
Heart and Home Quilt Shop in Jaccksonville
Lake Area Quilts in Jasper
Love Bug Fabric and Quilting in Garrison
Mrs. Sammie's in Jasper
Sew What! in Palestine
The Needle Niche in Athens
The Whistling Chicken in Carthage

June - September 2017 TBD
Row By Row Experience

July 2017 TBD
The Creative Quilters Guild of Ellis County Annual Quilt Show
Midlothian Conference Center
1 Community Circle, Midlothian, TX

July 2017 TBD
Fort Worth Quilt Guild Annual Quilt Show
"American Scrapbook"
Arborlawn United Methodist Church
5001 Briarhaven Road, Fort Worth, TX 76109 or
Judged quilt show, featuring special guest quilt artist Tricia Cribbs, mini quilt auciton, vendors, "loving hands" boutique

August - September 2017 TBD
Brazoria Historical Museum Annual Quilt Show
202 Smith St, Brazoria TX 77422

August 2017 TBD
Sizzlin' Summer Shop Hop

September 22-23, 2017
Salute to Texas
Greater San Antonio Quilt Guild Biannual Show
San Antonio Event Center (410 W & Marbach)
8111 Meadow Leaf Dr, San Antonio, TX 78227
For more info, contact

September 22-23, 2017
Busy Bee Quilters Annual Quilt Show
Post Oak Community Center
Schmittou Rd at FM Rd #2127, Post Oak, TX 76230

September 2017 TBD
Brazos Bluebonnet Quilt Guild Biannual Quilt Show
Brazos Center
3232 Briarcrest Dr, Bryan, TX

September 2017 TBD
Granbury Quilters Guild Bi Annual Quilt Show
Somervell County Expo
202 Bo Gibbs Blvd (Hwy 67), Glen Rose, TX 76043

September 2017 TBD
The Art of Quilting - Yesterday & Today
Chisholm Trail Quilt Guild Biennial Quilt Show
Heritage Center, 3400 E Palm Valley Blvd (Hwy 79)
Round Rock, TX 78664
For info, contact

September 2017 TBD
17th Annual Quilt Show
Lone Star Heritage Quilt Guild
First Baptist Church R.O.C.
115 Putnam St, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482

October 6-7, 2017
"A Harvest of Quilts" Quilt Show
presented by the Cotton Patch Quilt Guild
Highland Terrace Baptist Church
3939 Joe Ramsey Blvd, Greenville, TX
Helen Varner at

October 2017 TBD
Midland Quilters Guild Biannual Show
Grand Texan Hotel & Convention Center
4300 W Wall St, Midland, TX 79703
Contact Peggy Byrom 432-528-9458

November 2-5, 2017
Quilts, Inc. Annual International Quilt Festival
George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010


January 2018 TBD
Piecemakers by the Bay Biennial Quilt Show
Rockport-Fulton High School
1802 Omohundro (off Enterprise), Rockport, TX
For info

February 2018 TBD
The Marble Falls Quilt Club Biennial Quilt Show
Marble Falls Lakeside Pavilion
307 Buena Vista, Marble Falls, TX 78654

February 2018 TBD
Golden Triangle Quilt Guild Biennial Show
Beaumont Civic Center Complex
701 Main St, Beaumont, TX 77701
(800) 782-3081
Tickets $6 adults, $5 children and seniors (60+)
300+ quilts in judged show vendor booths, door prizes, silent auction, quilts for sale, and more.

February 2018 TBD
Biennial Quilt Show
presented by Bear Creek Quilting Guild
North Richland Hills Centre
6000 Hawk Ave, N Richland Hills, TX
For info, Nancy Carr at

September 2018 TBD
Vereins Quilt Guild 10th Biennial Quilt Show
First United Methodist Church
1800 N Llano, Fredericksburg, TX

September 2018 TBD
Biennial Quilt Show
Quilter's Guild of Parker County
Weatherford, TX


March 27-28, 2015
Texhoma One Stop Shop Hop
Wichita Falls' Multi-Purpose Events Center
100 5th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301
Kathy Sims at

March 28, 2015
"Wildflowers in Bloom" Quilt Show
Sponsored by the Texas Hills Quilters of Llano, TX
St. James Lutheran Church -Schorlemmer Hall
1401 Ford St, Llano, TX
Chairperson Linda Mosley (325) 423-2505

April 10-11, 2015
"Through the Years"
sponsored by Bay Area Quilt Guild in Houston
Knights of Columbus Hall, 2320 Hatfield Rd, Pearland, TX

April 17-18, 2015
The Woodlands Area Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Legends Sports Complex
603 Pruitt Rd, Spring, TX 77380

April 17-18, 2015
Cotton Quilters Guild Quilt Show
Terry County Senior Citizen Center
1201 Tahoka Rd., Brownfield, TX 79316

April 2015 TBD
Brownwood Quilters Guild Annual Quilt Show
Brownwood Coliseum
500 E Baker, Brownwood, TX
For info (325) 642-1544

July 20 - August 1, 2015
2015 Quilt Camp Thinking Outside the Box
Quilted Bliss, 4332 Teckla Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79109
Contact Candy Norris 806-359-6235

August 7-9, 2015
Rockin R Retreat Center
Temple, TX

September 12, 2015
Willow City Volunteer Fire & Rescue Live Quilt Auction and Show
Marktplatz - Adelsverein Halle
100 Block of West Main Street, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

September 18-19, 2015
Golden Needles Quilt Guild Quilt Show
The Lone Star Convention & Expo Center
9055 Airport Rd, Conroe, TX 77303

January 30 2016 (10-4pm)
Quilters Crossing Open House
1006 W Main St, Tomball, TX 77375
(281) 516-7515

February 18-21, 2016
QuiltCon: International Quilt Show
Presented by the Modern Quilt Guild
Austin Convention Center
500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701

March 6-11, 2016
Gotta Get Away Retreat - Spring Seminar
Embassy Suites Hotel & Spa
San Marcos, TX
Quilting Adventures
Contact Debby Walters at or (281) 610-2543

(214) 324-5755

March 12, 2016
Quilt Trunk Show 40+ Pieces
presented by Wilmington Prints and Wilmington Batiks
Limited seating. Call for reservations 830-990-4140

March 18-19, 2016
The Quilt Guild of Greater Victoria Quilt Show
Holy Family Catholic Church
704 Mallette Drive, Victoria, TX

March 18-19, 2016
Shades of Texas Quilt Show
Sponsored by the Crossroads to Texas Quilt Guild
Killeen Civic & Conference Center
3601 S W.S. Young Dr, Killeen, TX 76542 or

April 1-2, 2016
DFW Fiber Fest 
Grapevine, TX

April 1-2, 2016
Annual Ogallala Quilt Festival “A Walk in the Garden”
Presented by the Ogallala Quilters' Society
Dimmitt, TX 76043

April 1-2, 2016
Georgetown Quilt and Stitchery Show“Poppy Panache”
Community Center in San Gabriel Park
445 E Morrow St, Georgetown, TX 78626
Admission $6
Featuring: Silent Auction, Raffle Quilt, Tea Room, Scissor Sharpening, Vendors
for information, Chris Miller

April 1-2, 2016 - please note date change
San Saba County Quilt Show
San Saba Civic Center
Thomas Stewart Dr, San Saba, TX 76877 or (325) 372-4638
Quilts will also be displayed as a “quilt trail” throughout the community.

April 5-9, 2016
Retreate: Fabric Images - Workshop with Susan Carlson (4 day)
Quilting Adventures
Jordan Ranch, Schulenburg, TX
Contact Debby Walters at or (281) 610-2543

April 10-14, 2016
Retreat: Vikki Pignatelli - Creating with Imagination and Freedom
Quilting Adventures
Jordan Ranch, Schulenburg, TX
Contact Debby Walters at or (281) 610-2543

April 8-9, 2016
Texarkana Quilt Show
Four States Fairground, Fine Arts Building
3700 E 50th St, Texarkana, TX

April 15-16, 2016 - canceled
Treasures from Grandma's Attic
Kingwood Area Quilt Guild Biennual Quilt Show
Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Pkwy, Humble, TX

April 15-16, 2016
Yellow Rose Fiber Producers Fiesta 
Seguin, TX

April 29-30, 2016
Gun Barrel Quilters Guild Quilt Show 2016 "Majestic Stars"
The Cain Center, 915 S Palestine St, Athens, TX 75751

January 15 - May 15, 2016 - CALL FOR ENTRIES
Primitive and folk-art quilts exhibit at the 2016 Fall International Quilt Festival in Houston, Texas. We are calling for the best of primitive quilts - featuring all techniques from hand-pieced and quilted to machine-done. Our Special Exhibit will showcase two categories: 1. Created from your own Original Design, and 2. Those created from a published pattern. It is our hope to spread awareness of primitive quilting, and give overdue recognition to the many gifted primitive artisans in the quilting world.

May 6-7, 2016
Baytown Area Quilt Guild "Quilt Roundup"
Lee College Sports Arena
200 Lee Dr, Baytown, TX 77520

May 13-14, 2016
Mayfest 2016: A Symphony of Stars!
presented by Lakeview Quilters Guild
Victory Camp, 1407 Victory Lane, Alvin, TX
Admission $8, children under 12 free

June 14-17, 2016
Retreat: Sue Spargo-Bird Dance - Creating with Hand-Dyed Wool & Textural Fabrics
Quilting Adventures
Jordan Ranch, Schulenburg, TX
Contact Debby Walters at or (281) 610-2543

June 24-25, 2016
"Memories of Home" Quilt Show
Happy Hearts Quilt Guild
Giddings High School
2337 North Main Street (Highway 77 N), Giddings, TX 7894
Contact:  Beverly Lee at (979) 542-3006

June 24-25, 2016
Houston Fiber Fest
Cypress, TX

July 25-28, 2016
Retreat: Michelle Wats - It's Simple with Stencils
Quilting Adventures
Jordan Ranch, Schulenburg, TX
Contact Debby Walters at or (281) 610-2543

July 22-24, 2016
Wonders of Water: Power, Beauty & Grace
New Braunfels Area Quilt Guild
New Braunfels Civic Center, 380 S. Seguin St., New Braunfels, TX

July 29-30, 2016 (Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4)
East Texas Thimble Trail
presented by Heavenly Threads Quilt Shop
sponsored by the City of Huntsville
3925 Texas 30, Huntsville, TX 77430
for info (936) 594-1237 or

August 12-13, 2016 (9-5pm)
Quilt Plano 2016
Plano Centre
2000 East Spring Creek Parkway, Plano, TX 75074

June 30 - September 25, 2016
On the Fringe - Innovative Art Quilts From California and Nevada
Texas Quilt Museum
140 W Colorado St, La Grange, TX 78945

September 9-10, 2016
Coastal Prairie Quilt Guild Quilt Happy
Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Rd, Stafford, TX

September 10, 2016 (1-3pm)
Marathon Crafty Ladies Quilt Show
105 2nd Street NE, Marathon, TX 79842
Registration starts at 10am
For info, contact (214) 415-1994 or

September 16-18, 2016
Capital of Texas QuiltFest
Austin Area Quilt Guild
Palmer Event Center, 900 Barton Springs, Austin, TX 78704
Over 4000 visitors are expected for the 2016 Capital of Texas Quiltfest which will include over 400 quilts to view along with other attractions including over 60 Vendors, demonstrations, silent auction and a boutique of handmade items.
Admission $10

September 16-17, 2016
Trinity Valley Quilters Guild 33rd Anniversary Show
Amon Carter Exhibit Hall - Will Rogers Complex
3401 W Lancaster Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107

September 19-23, 2016
Fall Quilting Retreat
Presbyterian MO-RANCH Assembly
2229 FM 1340, Hunt, TX 78024
Price includes tuition, lodging and meals
Hotel, single occupancy: $600
Hotel, double occupancy: $400
Commuter: $200
To register or for more information (800) 460-4401 x246

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