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Wednesday June 1st

June 1st, 12:00am
July 31st, 12:00am

All Iowa Shop Hop

The All Iowa Shop Hop brings together sewing and quilting enthusiasts from across Iowa and neighboring states. The event will run June 1 through July 31 in 2022 with 90 participating shops.

Location: Iowa

Saturday July 9th

July 9th, 10:00am
July 9th, 4:00pm

Inspired Finds - Art Re-Envisioned

Hosted by: Atelier at 1109

We're celebrating unique art all through the month of July! Art is the expression or application of creative skill and imagination, and each artist joining us will showcase their unique, imaginative way they create art! Stop by 1109 2nd Street in Perry, Iowa, each Saturday through the month of July! This week's featured artist is from Inspired Finds Have questions? Please contact Jenny or Ashley at (515)360-2010 or (515)782-5368, or email atelierat1109@gmail.com Hosted by Atelier at 1109

Location: 1109 2nd Street, Perry, IA

Wednesday July 13th

July 13th, 9:00am
July 16th, 5:00pm

Party Express Shop Hop

Hosted by: Mrs T's Mercantile

8 Shops..8 Parties..You Are Invited!! Each shop is throwing a party and you are invited. July 13, 14, 15 & 16. Wednesday & Saturday 9 to 5 Thursday & Friday 9 to 8 Deals..get a bundle of 8 half yard cuts. Purchase a passport for $5 and make a purchase at each shop. Get your passport stamped and receive your bundle at your final shop. Must be 18 or older and one passport per person. Shops are: Mrs T's Mercantile in Vincent Tillie's Quilts in Fort Dodge Iowa Fall's Sewing & Quilting Calico Hutch in Hayward, MN Debbie's Quilt Shop & Gifts in Osage Michelle's Quilting & Sewing in Blue Earth, MN Seams to Me in Algona Quilted Forest in Forest City What a great Road Trip!!

Location: 100 Arthur St, Vincent, IA

Saturday July 16th

July 16th, 11:00am
July 16th, 4:00pm

St. Wenceslaus Parish Annual Quilt Show and Salad Luncheon

Contact Sharon Kleve or Janice Kuboushek if you have a quilt to exhibit, from vintage to current. Categories are large quilt, medium quilt, specialty quilt, veterans quilt, children's quilt or wall hangings/table runners. Stroll through the huge display and vote for your favorite in each category. Enjoy a delicious Salad Luncheon served by the very talented ladies of the Parish. Saturday July 16, 2022 11am-4pm Inwood Ballroom, Spillville, Iowa

Location: 116 Bridge St, Spillville, IA

Saturday July 16th

July 16th, 11:00am
July 16th, 12:00am

Annual Quilt Show and Salad Luncheon

Annual Quilt Show and Salad Luncheon will be held Saturday July 16th at Inwood Ballroom in Spillville Iowa. Quilts on display are categories of heritage, traditional, applique, children's and veterans with your opportunity to vote for your favorite. Enjoy a wonderful Salad Luncheon provided by the ladies of St. Wenceslaus Parish. Admission is $15 which includes Luncheon.

Location: 116 Bridge St, Spillville, IA

Saturday July 16th

July 16th, 10:00am
July 16th, 3:00pm

Nolting Open House

It’s time for our annual open house! Join us July 16th at our Hiawatha Showroom and get ready for a great day of quilts, demos, specials, & more! We can’t wait to see you there! RSVP HERE : https://nolting.com/openhouse

Location: 1105 Hawkeye Dr, Hiawatha, IA

Friday July 29th

July 29th, 12:00am
August 20th, 12:00am

Quilt Minnesota Shop Hop

Welcome to the Metro Region!!! Visit all 7 shops during Quilt Minnesota's 16th Annual Shop Hop, July29th - August 20th and receive a much needed Clear Vynil Project Bag! You can also score some great deals on Aufifil Thread on a Bonus Buy! Follow and Like these amazing shop on FB and stay in touch. Affinity For Quilts, White Bear Lake Buttermilk Basin, Spring Lake Park Country Loft Quilt & Design, Forest Lake Quilt Cove, Eagan Quilter's Haven MN, Rosemount Twin Cities Quilting, Roseville Wildflower Quilt Co., Lakeville https://www.quiltminnesota.com/metro-region-m.htm

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Friday July 29th

July 29th, 10:00am
July 30th, 5:00pm

Monthly Wide Back Sale-July

Hosted by: Sew and Sew

All Wide Backs are 25% off every month on the last Friday and Saturday. Check Facebook for updates and changes due to holidays

Location: 402 Front St., Lone Rock, IA

Wednesday August 10th

August 10th, 9:00am
August 10th, 6:00pm

Lucky 7 I-35/I-80 Poker Run

Come join the fun on this unique shop hop! 1. Visit each of the seven participating quilt shops during regular business hours. 2. Have your score card stamped and draw one playing card for visiting the shop. -Draw an additional card for showing your Iowa State Fair stamp or wrist band. -Draw an additional card for every $25 spent on the day of your visit. 3. Write your name legibly on each playing card. 4. Two jokers will be available at each shop. If you draw a joker, you win a free fat quarter of your choice from that shop. If a joker is drawn, choose your fat quarter and return the joker. Draw another card for your hand. 5. Fill out a slip for a chance to win a $50.00 gift basket from the shop. 6. At the last stop on your poker run, choose your best legal poker hand and turn the cards in to the shop. 7. All winning hands will be assembled and ranked in order. Best poker hand wins the grand prize. Ties will be resolved by random drawing of all equal hands. Grand prize to be picked up at Rainbows and Calico Things Quilt Shop. The Grand Prize is a $75.00 gift certificate from each participating shop for a total of $525.00! Participating Shops! Rainbows and Calico Things 2811 240th Street Williamsburg, IA 52361 (319)-668-1977 Hours: Wednesday through Saturday 9 to 4pm Quilters Cupboard 706 SW 3rd St Ankeny, Iowa 50023 (515) 963-8758 Hours: M-W, Fri.-Sat 10-5:30 Thurs 10-7 Sun 12-4pm Sew Bee It 621 Main St Jewell, IA 50130 (515) 290-0983 Hours: Tuesday through Friday 10 to 5; Saturday 10 to 2pm Crazy Redhead Quilting 117 1st Ave W. Newton IA 50208 (641) 787-9122 Hours: Wed through Friday 10-4; Saturday 10-3pm It’s Sew Tempting 407 Broad St. Story City, IA (515) 733-0182 Hours: Mon-Sat 10-6pm Off the Rails Quilting 15 Main St SE Bondurant, IA 50035 (515) 967-3550 Hours: M-Thurs. 9:30-5 Fri-Sat 9:30-4pm Mended Hearts Quilting & Boutique 3212 330th Street Ellsworth Iowa 50075 (515)-836-4280 Hours: Monday through Friday 10 to 6; Saturday 10 to 2pm See less

Location: Central Iowa

Friday August 26th

August 26th, 10:00am
August 28th, 6:00pm

Garden Quilt Show at Reiman Gardens

The annual Garden Quilt Show is back, and the quilts will be spectacular. Reiman Gardens and the Iowa Quilters Guild will be hosting the three-day show which encourages the art of quilting through beautiful displays of garden-themed quilts created by talented Midwesterners. This juried show will award prizes from central Iowa sponsors in several categories. Vendors demonstrating, displaying and selling fabric art will also be available. Come experience the quilts along with 17 acres of living beauty throughout the Gardens, the indoor tropical Conservatory, and our enchanting Butterfly Wing. Friday – Sunday, August 26 –28 Friday and Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Iowa State University Reiman Gardens

Location: 1407 University Boulevard, Ames, IA

Thursday September 8th

September 8th, 12:00am
September 10th, 12:00am

Quilt Expo Madison, WI

Quilt Expo is an opportunity to enjoy the juried and judged Quilt Contest exhibit. View award-winning quilts made by local, regional and national quilters. Stroll through this beautiful exhibit of quilts on loan from groups throughout the country. Alliant Energy Center 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way Madison WI

Location: 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way Madison WI

Friday September 9th

September 9th, 12:00am
September 11th, 12:00am

East Iowa Heirloom Quilters "Just Roll With It"

East Iowa Heirloom Quilters "Just Roll With It" Quilt Show features over 400 quilts on display by local quilters. Featured Quilter - Lynn Stansbery, Silent Auction, Quilts For Sale, Vendors. Food on site. Hawkeye Downs

Location: 4400 6th Ave. SW Cedar Rapids, IA

Wednesday September 14th

September 14th, 10:00am
September 17th, 6:00pm

Aqs QuiltWeek Des Moines

The AQS QuiltWeek Des Moines will showcase the products and services that include the sewing machine, related products, embroidery, quilting and yarn, embroidery equipments, gifts, quilts, designs and patterns, needles and other products and equipments. Iowa Events Center, Des Moines, USA

Location: 730 3rd St, Des Moines, IA

Wednesday September 14th

September 14th, 9:00am
September 17th, 4:00pm

AQS Quilt Week

Join AQS in Des Moines, Iowa 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. Take a break in the Botanical Garden and shop at the local boutiques. There’s so much to see and do, you’ll want to stay the week! Registration will be available at QuiltWeek.com. Members get a two-week head start, plus discounts on admission, classes, lectures, and special events. Wednesday, Sept 14, 2022 - 9:00 am–5:00 pm Thursday, Sept 15, 2022 - 9:00 am–5:00 pm Friday, Sept 16, 2022 - 9:00 am–5:00 pm Saturday, Sept 17, 2022 - 9:00 am–4:00 pm Iowa Events Center 730 3rd St, Des Moines, IA

Location: 730 3rd St, Des Moines, IA

Friday September 16th

September 16th, 9:00am
September 17th, 4:00pm

Great River Quilt Show

Great River Quilt Show Over 400 quilts made by members of the Mississippi Valley Quilters Guild will be on display. Vendors, Second Hand Treasures, Quilting Demonstrations, Opportunity Quilt, Gift Basket Chances. Featured Quilters: Beulah Spaulding (2020) and Gloria Kloos (2022), Charity Auctions benefiting Quilts of Valor, Pregnancy Resources, and One Eighty. Admission: $10 for 2 days; Age 10 & Under Free Hours: Friday Sept 16 9 - 6 Saturday September 17 9 - 4 For more information: MVQG.org; Facebook: MVQGuild Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds

Location: 2815 W Locust St, Davenport, IA

Thursday September 22nd

September 22nd, 10:00am
September 24th, 5:00pm

DMAQG Quilt Show

Dozens of Vendors Including Gold Level Sponsor, Bernina – Woodside Quilting More than 600 Quilts on Display… Thursday, Friday – 9 AM to 6 PM Saturday – 9 AM to 5 PM September 22, 23, and 24 4-H Building at the Iowa State Fair grounds

Location: 3000 E Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Thursday September 22nd

September 22nd, 9:00am
September 24th, 5:00pm

A Quilter’s Journey

“A Quilter’s Journey” quilt show, sponsored by the Des Moines Area Quilters Guild, will include 500+ quilts created by the group’s members as well as several other special exhibits. Dozens of vendors plan to display and sell their goods while free demonstrations and quilt turnings take place throughout the three-day event. There will be a raffle quilt and a little-quilt silent auction that will feature numerous little quilts and related creations. For more information, please visit our website or follow Des Moines Area Quilters Guild on Facebook. Admission is $10 for adults, ages 12 and under are free 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM September 22, 2022 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM September 23, 2022 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM September 24, 2022 Bruce L. Rastetter 4-H Exhibits Building Iowa State Fairgrounds

Location: 3000 East Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Thursday September 22nd

September 22nd, 9:00am
September 24th, 5:00pm

“A Quilter’s Journey” Quilt Show

“A Quilter’s Journey” quilt show, sponsored by the Des Moines Area Quilters Guild, will include 500+ quilts created by the group’s members as well as several other special exhibits. Dozens of vendors plan to display and sell their goods while free demonstrations and quilt turnings take place throughout the three-day event. There will be a raffle quilt and a little-quilt silent auction that will feature numerous little quilts and related creations. 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM September 22, 2022 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM September 23, 2022 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM September 24, 2022 Iowa State Fairgrounds Bruce L. Rastetter 4-H Exhibits Building

Location: 3000 E Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA

Thursday September 29th

September 29th, 12:00am
October 1st, 12:00am

MULTI-STATE BUS TOUR

SAVE THE DATES SEPTEMBER 29,30, AND OCTOBER 1 GATHER YOUR QUILTING BUDDIES AND JOIN IN THE FUN OF A MULTI-STATE BUS TOUR! THREE DAYS OF HOPPING AND SHOPPING. CURRENTLY INCLUDING THESE SHOPS. QUILT STITCHES, BEATRICE, NE CALICO HUTCH, HAYWARD, MN BUTTERMILK BASIN, SILVER LAKE PARK, MN SEWING SEEDS, NEW ULM, MN NEBRASKA QUILT COMPANY, FREMONT, NE ACME FABRIC AND QUILT CO. BLAIR, NE OFF THE RAILS, BONDURANT, IA MENDING HEARTS, ELLSWORTH, IA TIN CEILING QUILTS, SAC CITY, IA All meals, lodging for two nights (double occupancy) transportation 3 STATES IN 3 DAYS! = 9 Shops PRICELESS! ALL-INCLUSIVE. $349.00

Location: 519 W Main St, Sac City, IA

Saturday October 8th

October 8th, 3:00pm
October 8th, 7:00pm

Des Moines Area Quilters Guild Huge Rummage Sale

Saturday October 8th is DMAQG’s next huge rummage sale, The Mall in the Hall! Iowa’s largest quilting rummage sale will be in the gymnasium at the east end of the West Des Moines Christian Church, beginning about 3 pm, after the afternoon meeting, and will run until 7 pm. Proceeds from the sale support the DMAQG Community Giving/Education Outreach efforts. West Des Moines Christian Church

Location: 4501 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA

Saturday October 15th

October 15th, 12:00am
October 16th, 12:00am

Harvest of Color Quilt Show

Fort Dodge Area Quilters, Inc. hosts their biennial quilt show. The guild takes great pride in featuring approximately 300 quilts, a quilt raffle, silent auction, country store, fabric drive, a home cooked lunch for $5, demonstrations, featured artist and vendors. Webster County Fairgrounds

Location: 22770 Old Hwy 169, Fort Dodge, IA