Des Moines Area Quilter Guild Annual Quilt Show

  • 3000 E Grand Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50317
  • Presented By: Des Moines Area Quilters Guild
  • Dates: September 26, 2019 - September 28, 2019
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Iowa State Fair Grounds/Cultural Center
  • Phone: (515) 210-9930
  • Start/End Time: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Price: Adults $7; Children Ages 18 & Under Free
  • Overview

    “We Color the World”, the 37th annual quilt show by the Des Moines Area Quilters Guild will be held Thursday – Saturday, September 26 - 27 - 28, 2019 at a new location, the Cultural Center at the Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines.

    Hundreds of quilts by DMAQG members will be on display with several special exhibits including “Color Me with Wool”; the President’s Challenge; Treasured Quilts exemplifying the theme, “We Color the World”; and a Little Quilt Silent Auction. There will be not one, but two colorful raffle quilts. Over 30 vendors will have booths including Gold Level sponsors APQS, Bernina–Woodside Quilting, Gruber's Quilt Shop, Off the Rails Quilting, The Iowa Quilt Block, and The Woolen Needle.

    Show hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday & Friday & 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $7 for adults at the door. Shuttles will be available between the parking areas and the quilt show. The three floors of the Cultural Center will be fully accessible by two sets of elevators and several stairways.

    For more information go to or follow Des Moines Area Quilters Guild on Facebook.