Tour Calendar

Immerse yourself in brightly patterned journeys where quilts and quilters take center stage. Travel to the world’s most beautiful places. Enrich your life and color your world on handcrafted journeys pieced together to fulfill your quilting dreams. Browse a kaleidoscope of over 21 bucket-list tours, and discover the perfect journey that will color your world.
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Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show

July 9 – 15, 2024

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7 Days

Delve into the Pacific Northwest's quilting marvels. From Portland's dynamic arts to the famed Sisters' Outdoor Quilt Show, experience coastal allure and breathtaking Mount Hood views. Every stop, from Cannon Beach to the Rose Test Garden, offers a unique blend of culture and natural splendor.

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Mackinac Island

August 19 – 25, 2024

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7 Days

Traverse Elkhart, Shipshewana, and Grand Rapids, appreciating vibrant Quilt Gardens, delving into Amish traditions, and marveling at QuiltWeek exhibits. Mackinac Island’s enchantment, horse-drawn rides, and the camaraderie of quilting enthusiasts make this journey a heartwarming exploration of culture, craft, and community.

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Celtic Legends

August 31 – September 10, 2024

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12 Days

Quilters, embark on a Scottish odyssey. Explore Edinburgh's relics, venture into the Highlands, and savor whisky tastings. Transition to Northern Ireland, marveling at Giant's Causeway, then immerse in Dublin's dynamism. A quilt of experiences, this journey stitches history, nature, and culture into a memorable tapestry.

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Southern Charm

September 21 – 27, 2024

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7 Days

Navigate the Southern tapestry over a week, uncovering architectural wonders, quilting emporiums, and sweet tea tales from Charleston to Jekyll Island. A journey weaving heritage with artistry, offering a unique blend of timeless design, cultural insights, and the warm embrace of Southern charm.

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Colors of New England

October 5 – 11, 2024

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7 Days

Undertake a seven-day New England exploration, intertwining quilting art, crafts, and gourmet delights. Journey from Boston's historic core to Maine's pristine shores, sharing experiences with a close-knit group, ensuring an intimate, unparalleled, and memorable New England adventure.

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Houston International Quilt Festival

October 27 – November 2, 2024

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7 Days

Experience Texas through a quilter's lens: Dive into San Antonio's history, explore Fredericksburg's artisanal outlets, and attend Houston's famed Quilt Festival. Seven days of inspiration, camaraderie, and unforgettable Texan moments await quilting enthusiasts on this unparalleled journey.

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Tyrolean Treasures

December 3 – 12, 2024

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10 Days

Journey through Germany and Austria's festive quilting landscape. Traverse iconic Christmas markets, relish traditional dishes, and marvel at architectural wonders. These experiences aren't just sightseeing; they're inspirations for your next quilting project. With every step, immerse in a blend of culture, craft, and holiday cheer.

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Ultimate Road to California

January 17 – 23, 2025

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7 Days

Discover Southern California' s quilting treasures on this unforgettable tour, featuring San Diego's historic sights, Temecula's wine country, and the renowned Road to California Quilters Conference. Visit iconic quilt shops, enjoy local flavors, and share your passion for quilting with like-minded enthusiasts on this exciting journey.

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Louisiana Cajun Quilts

April 6 - 12, 2025

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7 Days

Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and rich history of New Orleans and Baton Rouge. Explore iconic landmarks, visit quilt shops, learn Cajun mask-making, and savor delectable Creole cuisine while forging lasting friendships with fellow quilting enthusiasts on this unforgettable journey.

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Smoky Mountain Quilt Trail

May 4 – 10, 2025

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7 Days

Immerse yourself in the essence of the South, from Nashville's vibrant music to the artisan spirit of Asheville. Savor honky-tonk rhythms, quilt shop treasures, and the rustic charm of Dollywood, concluding with the rich history of the Billy Graham Library. A cultural tapestry woven through music, mountains, and crafts awaits.

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Canadian Rockies by Rail

May 18 – 25, 2025

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8 Days

Board a memorable Canadian Rockies expedition. Commence in Vancouver's scenic harbor, then revel in awe-striking vistas and gourmet delights on the Rocky Mountaineer. Relax in Banff's mountainous embrace and explore Calgary's lively quilting community. Every view and experience promises sheer Canadian wonder.

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Missouri Stars

June 11 - 17, 2025

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7 Days

Embark on a quilting journey across Kansas City, Hamilton, and beyond. Explore the famed Missouri Star Quilting Co., iconic fabric stores, and prestigious patchwork museums. Connect with fellow quilting enthusiasts, visit enchanting towns, and forge unforgettable memories on this colorful, fabric-inspired adventure.

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New England Summer ShopHop

June 15 - 21, 2025

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7 Days

Embark on a summer shop-hop through New England's finest fabric havens. From The Quilted Crow in colonial Bolton to Paradise Quilting and Night Owl Quilting Studio in scenic New Hampshire, immerse yourself in a kaleidoscope of fabrics and notions. Explore Yankee Pride Quilts in Vermont, and Cotton Weeds and The Fabric Den in scenic Maine, each offering vibrant inspiration for your next project.

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Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show

July 8 – 14, 2025

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7 Days

Delve into the Pacific Northwest's quilting marvels. From Portland's dynamic arts to the famed Sisters' Outdoor Quilt Show, experience coastal allure and breathtaking Mount Hood views. Every stop, from Cannon Beach to the Rose Test Garden, offers a unique blend of culture and natural splendor.

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Mackinac Island

August 18 – 24, 2025

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7 Days

Traverse Elkhart, Shipshewana, and Grand Rapids, appreciating vibrant Quilt Gardens, delving into Amish traditions, and marveling at QuiltWeek exhibits. Mackinac Island’s enchantment, horse-drawn rides, and the camaraderie of quilting enthusiasts make this journey a heartwarming exploration of culture, craft, and community.

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Celtic Legends

August 18 – 27, 2025

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10 Days

Quilting enthusiasts, get ready for an unforgettable trip! Explore Edinburgh's historical gems, venture into the Scottish Highlands, and savor whisky tasting. Cross borders to Northern Ireland, discover the beauty of Giant's Causeway, and immerse yourself in Dublin's lively atmosphere. A quilt-lover’s dream come true!

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Amish Farmlands

September 7 - 13, 2025

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7 Days

Traverse Pennsylvania's verdant landscapes, witnessing Amish traditions firsthand. Marvel at Washington, D.C.'s iconic landmarks, culminating in Philadelphia's historic embrace — the cradle of American liberty. This trip weaves together the threads of history, culture, and simplicity, offering a unique tapestry of experiences.

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Southern Charm

September 22 – 28, 2025

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7 Days

Weave through the charming quilt of the South on a 7-day journey, stitching together history, culture, and creativity in the heart of Charleston, Savannah, and Jekyll Island.

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New England Fall Foliage

October 4 - 10, 2025

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7 Days

Enjoy a journey from Boston's rich history to the serene Shaker Village and vibrant quilt shops. Delve into New England's quilt heritage at the Shelburne Museum, and marvel at the autumn scenery and maple sugaring in Vermont. End with a coastal retreat in Ogunquit, Maine, capped by a lobster feast.

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Colors of New England

October 11 – 17, 2025

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7 Days

Experience an enriching seven-day journey through New England. Delve into quilting, appreciate local crafts, and savor culinary delights from Boston to Maine. Engage with historical and cultural landmarks in an intimate small-group setting for a sophisticated travel experience.

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Houston Quilt Festival

Fall 2025

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7 Days

Experience Texas through a quilter's lens: Dive into San Antonio's history, explore Fredericksburg's artisanal outlets, and attend Houston's famed Quilt Festival. Seven days of inspiration, camaraderie, and unforgettable Texan moments await quilting enthusiasts on this unparalleled journey.

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Christmas Markets of Bavaria & Austria

December 3 – 11, 2025

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9 Days

Experience a holiday spectacle in Germany and Austria designed for quilting enthusiasts. Discover charming Christmas markets, experience breathtaking sights, and engage in local traditions, all providing invaluable inspiration for your quilting craft.