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DeVos Place Convention Center
303 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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Wednesday, Aug 21, 2024 - 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Thursday, Aug 22, 2024 - 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Friday, Aug 23, 2024 - 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Saturday, Aug 24, 2024 - 9:00 am–4:00 pm

Quilting Fun on a Grand Scale!

Join AQS in Grand Rapids, Michigan for a week of quilts! Take quilt classes, enjoy lectures, and shop fabrics, notions and more at the Vendor Merchant Mall. Most of all, be inspired as you explore beautiful quilts, from award-winning and semi-finalist contest quilts to special exhibits.
 
While you're enjoying QuiltWeek, be sure to check out the local area, including Meijer Gardens, museums, and so much more. There's so much to see and do, you'll want to stay the week!
 
We can't wait to see you in Grand Rapids!

Thank You to Our Sponsors

National Brand Partners

Janome          AccuQuilt

Show Sponsors

AccuQuiltArrow Sewing    BERNINABrotherelna Handi QuilterHusqvarna/Viking  InnovaJanomeJuki   Lakeshore SewingMartelli   PFAFFQuilters SolutionsSuperior Threads


Information iCONINFORMATION 

Scooter Rental

Grand Rapids Scooter Rental Information

Thank you for your interest in renting a scooter at AQS QuiltWeek - Grand Rapids! We're dedicated to ensuring all our guests have a comfortable and enjoyable experience at the quilt show.

Scooters and wheelchairs will be available to rent from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, and from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Saturday during AQS QuiltWeek – Grand Rapids 2024.

  • Rental Rates – In addition to the rental fees listed below, please note that a $10 cash security deposit will be required for all scooter rentals. This deposit is refundable upon the timely return of the scooter. Please bring the $10 cash security deposit on the day of the rental, along with the rental fee (cash or credit card), to the Information Center.

    Late Charges – There will be a $10 late charge for all scooters returned late. We kindly ask that you return your scooter promptly at the end of your rental period to avoid any additional fees.
  • Scooters
    o Half-Day (Morning or Afternoon): $50 for AQS Members ($55 for non-Members)
    – Available from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. (Saturday 12:00 - 3 p.m.)
    o Full Day: $90 per day for AQS Members ($100 for non-Members)
    o 2 Days: $160 for 2 days for AQS Members ($170 for non-Members)
    – Must be consecutive days
  • Wheelchairs
    o $40 per day

Please call Julie Heath at (270) 898-7903 x182 to make a reservation or rent your scooter at the AQS Information Center during QuiltWeek (while supplies last).

If you have a scooter reserved, stop at the AQS Information Center inside the Exhibit Hall to make payment, sign the paperwork, and pick up the key.

Scooters should be returned one hour before 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 AQS Information Center.


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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 Michelle Thompson at 270-898-7903, ext. 132 or michelle.thompson@americanquilter.com to schedule a day and time.

Walk-in appraisals for AQS QuiltWeek – Grand Rapids, MI 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.


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