30th Annual Arthur Quilt Show & Auction

April 26, 2019

Over 200 quilts on display. Vendor shopping and quilt classes available.  Located at the OTTO Center in Arthur IL.  

30th Annual Arthur Quilt Show accepting entries

  The Arthur Quilt Show Committee is accepting entries for the 30th Annual Arthur Quilt Show to be held Thursday through Saturday, April 25 - 27 at the Otto Center one half mile south of Arthur on the County Line Road.

  To obtain an entry form, contact Dana Gingerich, committee chairperson, at (618) 302-7913 or email her at  Forms can be downloaded from the internet at  Additional Information on the quilt show entry rules or vendor space can be obtained at this website or by calling (618) 302-7913.

  Entry deadline is April 13, 2019.  Fee is $1.00 per item.

  The show has six judged categories: Baby, Wall Hangings, Antique, Pieced (pieced machine quilted and pieced hand quilted) and Mixed Techniques.  Certificates will be awarded for Best of Show, first, second, and third place in each category and are redeemable for merchandise at participating Arthur merchants. There will also be a People’s Choice Award presented.

  For three decades visitors have flocked each spring to the Annual Arthur Quilt Show and Old-Fashioned Quilt Auction to see some of the finest crafted quilts you’ll find anywhere. 

Organizers are once again excited to invite you to the Otto Center (2056 County Road 1800 East) to attend this unique, outstanding and informative event which is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday.  Show hours on Saturday are 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  The show is set up for those who have a passion for quilting or those who just enjoy the handiwork.  You can even purchase a quilt to take home with you from the one hundred high quality pieces which will be auctioned off starting Saturday, April 27 at noon.