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Lancaster Special Events

Join Us for Fun and Learning at AQS QuiltWeek - Lancaster!

We have some exciting special events lined up just for you! Here’s what you can look forward to:

VIP Quilt Exhibit Tour

Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2024, from 7:30 - 8:30 AM
 Exhibit Hall Entrance

Kick off the quilt show with AQS Executive Show Director Michelle Renee Hiatt and AQS Contest Coordinator Michelle Thompson as they lead you on an inspiring guided quilt tour. This tour happens before the show opens to the public, so you can enjoy the peace and quiet.

You will get to see award-winning quilts and Special Exhibits up close. Michelle Renee and Michelle will share the stories behind the quilts, and you can ask them questions. You can also take close-up photos without the crowds.

Be the first to see these amazing quilts on display. This special tour will be a memory to cherish!

Learn more and sign up here!

All-Star Review

Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2024, from 5:00 - 7:00 PM


Come to our All-Star Review and learn cool techniques from many of this year’s AQS Instructors! Each instructor will give a 10-minute demonstration from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.

After the demos, you can meet the instructors, buy their books, patterns, and tools, and even get autographs! You’ll also get a booklet with handouts from each demo.

This event is very popular and sells out fast, so get your tickets today!

Learn more and sign up here!

Fabric, Friends & Fun Night

Thursday, Sept. 12, 2024, from 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Join us for a fun night of quilting games with host Michelle Renee Hiatt! This evening is perfect for quilters who want to socialize, laugh, and have a great time.

Play quilting-inspired games, make new friends, and enjoy a memorable night of fun. Make sure to secure your spot for this delightful event!

Don’t miss out on this exciting night at Lancaster QuiltWeek!

Learn more and sign up here!

An Evening with Karen Stone (40th Anniversary Tribute)

Friday, Sept. 13, 2024, from 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Celebrate with Karen K. Stone, an award-winning quilter, as she helps commemorate the 40th anniversary of the American Quilter’s Society.

Karen will share stories, lessons learned, and special memories from her quilting journey. You can ask questions and join the discussion as she reminisces about her beautiful quilts and her connection with AQS.

Don’t miss this wonderful evening filled with amazing quilts and great memories!

Learn more and sign up here!


We can't wait to see you at AQS QuiltWeek - Lancaster! These events are going to be so much fun, so don’t miss out. See you there!