Spring AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah

April 22-25, 2020

Learn more, find available accommodations and begin planning now!

The original AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah event welcomes the world of quilting to Quilt City USA® with hundreds of AQS Contest quilts, diverse special exhibitions, merchant malls and workshops, lectures and special events with world-class instructors.

HOURS: Wednesday-Friday, 9 AM-6 PM; Saturday, 9 AM-4 PM

ADMISSION: Daily, 2-day and multi-day passes available in advance or at the door. Register online here! One free Show Book is included with each paid admission.

LOCATION: Paducah-McCracken County Convention & Expo Center, 415 Park Avenue, and other Paducah venues.

Visit quiltweek.com for more information!


Begin Planning for Spring AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah today!

Review the quick links below for available accommodations, online event information and more! Request Paducah's QuiltWeek Events Guide to plan your experience before you arrive.

For trip planning assistance, email info@paducah.travel

For Group Tour Planning assistance, contact:

Fowler Black

Director of Sales


Getting Around Town

APRIL IN PADUCAH: Don't miss quilt-related AQS-sanctioned and community events throughout Paducah! Reference the Paducah.travel Calendar of Events for event information and the Paducah Visitors Guide for wayfinding information.

PARKING: View the AQS QuiltWeek Parking Map to acquaint yourself with the various event venues and public parking locations. Historic Downtown is a walkable area with ample parking on-site at the Paducah-McCracken County Convention & Expo Center and various municipal parking lots.

PARK & RIDE: Park at Kentucky Oaks Mall, located at 5101 Hinkleville Rd. at I-24, Exit 4. Look for AQS Shuttle Stop signage adjacent to Best Buy and ride the Anchor Tours shuttle to and from the AQS Shuttle Stop at the Paducah-McCracken County Convention & Expo Center.

SHUTTLES: Complimentary shuttle service is provided by participating hotels, quilt-related attractions, Paducah Visitors Bureau and AQS. Shuttle routes and authorized stops are published in the AQS Show Book. 

MORE TRANSPORTATION: For more information about local taxis, Lyft rideshare and Barkley Regional Airport ground transportation, visit our Transportation & Services directory.

About AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah

Welcoming fiber artists the world over to Quilt City USA® to experience the renowned AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah! In addition to exhibits of the most exquisite quilts being created today, AQS hosts a variety of special events, a vendor mall with hundreds of vendor booths and series of classes and lectures. The original AQS QuiltWeek event is set apart by competitors and attendees from around the globe.

Paducah embraces QuiltWeek with quilt-related community and AQS-sanctioned events throughout the city, window displays and church dinners. Celebrate the depth of the quilting experience with Fantastic Fibers at Yeiser Art Center, African-American Quilts at the Hotel Metropolitan, shopping at Paducah's quilt and fabric shops and so much more.

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