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AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah

April 26-29, 2023

AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah returns in 2023!

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Request the Paducah April Events Guide or read the digital version now for QuiltWeek information, community and regional events, special dining guides, maps and more!

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

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

TRANSPORTATION & PARKING: The Paducah Convention & Visitors Bureau, along with community partners, are providing complimentary shuttle service during QuiltWeek. Click here for shuttle and trolley information.

Paducah Area Transit System (PATS) offers several options to get around the city of Paducah. See details about the commonly used Yellow Line or view the full routes and schedules here.

For a video driving tour on how to get around in Paducah, click here.

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Join the Celebration of Quilting

One of the world's UNESCO Creative Cities, Paducah is known worldwide for its rich traditions in quilting and the fiber arts. AQS QuiltWeek welcomes the world of quilting to Quilt City USA® with hundreds of AQS Contest quilts, diverse special exhibitions, merchant malls and education with world-class instructors.

Connect and share your best AQS QuiltWeek memories in #PaducahCreativeCity!

Be inspired by our "Best of Show" video playlist below and many ways to celebrate the quilting experience with Paducah virtually from home or in Paducah year-round. 10 WAYS TO CELEBRATE QUILTING IN PADUCAH >>

Enjoy a selection of clips from past QuiltWeek events featuring Best of Show quilts, beloved special events and more fun in Quilt City USA®!


About AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah

Quilt visionaries Bill and Meredith Schroeder founded the American Quilter's Society and hosted the original AQS Quilt Show & Contest in Paducah in 1984. Now known as AQS QuiltWeek, this four-day event is celebrating its 36th show in Quilt City USA® in 2022!

Paducah embraces QuiltWeek with quilt-related community and AQS-sanctioned events throughout the city, window displays and special QuiltWeek dining.


Show us how you celebrate quilting in #PaducahCreativeCity!

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