Venue Location IconVENUE

Branson Convention Center
200 S Sycamore Street
Branson, MO 65616

Show Hours IconHOURS

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2024 - 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Thursday, Mar 14, 2024 - 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Friday, Mar 15, 2024 - 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 - 9:00 am–4:00 pm

Quilting Takes Center Stage

Join AQS in Branson, Missouri for a week of quilt classes, lectures, and special events from the best names in quilting! Whether you're a beginner or advanced quiltmaker, AQS has classes and techniques with you in mind. See the latest in quilting as you browse aisles of fabrics, machines, and quilting supply vendors in the AQS QuiltWeek Merchant Mall. Be inspired as you explore hundreds of beautiful quilts, from award-winning and semi-finalist contest quilts to special exhibits.

 
Don't miss the local attractions too, featuring shopping, dinner cruises, and all types of concerts, Branson has it all.
 
We can't wait to see you there!

National Brand Partners

Janome      AccuQuilt

Show Sponsors

AccuQuiltAPQS    BERNINABrother Handi QuilterHusqvarna/Viking  InnovaJanomeMartelli   PFAFFQuilters SolutionsSuperior Threads


Information IconINFORMATION 

Scooter Rental

You can reserve your Mobility scooter or wheelchair from Branson Mobility for AQS QuiltWeek at the Branson Convention Center, March 13–16, 2024. Call Branson Mobility at 417-231-2860 to make a reservation.

Rental Rates:

Scooters:

  • Full day (6–12 hours) = $55
  • Half day (1–5 hours) = $40

Wheelchairs:

  • Full day (6–12 hours) = $45
  • Half day (1–5 hours) = $30

If you have a scooter reserved, stop at the Scooter booth near the escalator in the Exhibit Hall at the Branson Convention Center.

Scooters should be returned one hour prior to the show closing each day (4:00 p.m. on Wed., Thurs., and Fri., and 3:00 p.m. on Sat). You will need to return the key to the Scooter booth in the Convention Center.


Show Dining

No outside food or drink may be brought into the Branson Convention Center during AQS QuiltWeek.

Branson Convention Center:

  • Drinks and Grab & Go items will be available in the North Concourse of the Branson Convention Center (BCC) from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on show days.
  • A hot lunch buffet will be offered each day from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the BCC Lobby.
  • Both areas will include hot and cold items for you to enjoy during AQS QuiltWeek.

Level 2 Steakhouse in the Hilton Branson Hotel:

  • Located on the 2nd floor between the hotel elevators and the concourse hallway that leads to the Branson Convention Center.
  • Breakfast - Hours 6:30 – 9:30 a.m.
  • Lunch - Hours 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
    Caesar Salad with Grilled Chicken $25*
    Cheeseburger with House Chips $25*
    House Salad with Grilled Chicken $25*
    Ham or Turkey Hoagie, Pasta Salad, House Chips and Cookie $25*
    Soup & Baked Potato Bar (broccoli, sour cream, bacon bits, chives, black olives) $25*
    Choice of Tea or Coffee with any of the above
  • Lunch TO-GO Option:
    Boxed Sandwich (Choice of Ham or Turkey Hoagie), Pasta Salad, Chips, Cookie, $25* Chef’s Choice Whole Fruit and Bottled Water

*All LUNCH Pricing includes tip and tax


AQS Certified Quilt AppraisersAQS Certified Quilt Appraisers

Quilt Appraisals

AQS Certified Quilt Appraisers will appraise new or antique/vintage quilts for insurance replacement, or for sale or donation purposes.

No appointment is necessary, but you can contact Bonnie Browning at 270-898-7903, ext. 146 or bonnie.browning@americanquilter.com to schedule a day and time.

Walk-in appraisals for AQS QuiltWeek - Branson, MO 2024 will be held Thursday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Appraisal Fee: $75 per quilt, payable at the AQS Information Center prior to the appraisal. You’ll receive your written appraisal no later than 30 days after the close of the show.


Local Charity

Ozark Piecemakers Quilt GuildOzark Piecemakers Quilt Guild

Charity – Doll Quilts for Crosslines with the Ozark Piecemakers Quilt Guild

At each AQS QuiltWeek event, the American Quilter's Society partners with a local charity. This year, AQS, the Ozark Piecemakers Quilt Guild, and quilters attending the show will be making Doll Quilts that will be donated to Crosslines, an organization that supports families during the holidays and throughout the year with a variety of assistance programs. Look for the Sit & Sew Charity booth #1719 in the exhibit hall and stop to sew a block or two. All supplies and sewing machines are provided. We can make a difference!