March is a special time of year here in Lancaster for all of you quilters. Quilt week brings in thousands of visitors to attend two different venues in Lancaster. At the Lancaster County Convention Center in downtown Lancaster is the annual AQS quilt show. This year, over 160 quilters from around the world will show off their amazing creations and compete for prizes. Over 100 venders offer the latest in fabrics, technology, and inspirations for the thousands of visitors that attend. Check out the AQS show here.
Then, continue to design, plan and shop to create your next quilt by going to the Lancaster Quilt Show at the Continental Inn where there is free parking and free admission.
If you are still not all quilted out, Lancaster County offers so very many quilt and fabric shops for the novice or the professional. Buy authentic Amish quilts, or buy kits and fabric. Check out this list from Discover Lancaster to find all of the great shops around the county.
And if you still need more quilts in your life, check out a Lancaster specialty, a Mud Sale, to get amazing deals on real Amish quilts. The list of dates and locations can be found here.