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QUILT FESTIVAL HOUSTON - CLASSES

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2019

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TOURS

9 AM-6:30 PM

 

Please join us for a day visiting local shops and historic areas for inspiration as well as shopping. Multiple buses depart from and return to the convention center. Price includes transportation, all entrance and/or entertainment fees, lunch, tour guide, and gratuities.

 

202. TEXAS QUILT MUSEUM and Quilt Shops Tour  $131

Housed in two historic 1890’s buildings, The Texas Quilt Museum in La Grange, provides a fine showcase for both antique and contemporary quilt art. Nearby, guests will also find great shopping at Quilted Skein and delicious cuisine at Celebrations by Bistro 108. Then it’s on to Festival Hill in historic Round Top, this 210-acre campus contains performance facilities, historic homes and gardens. Guests on this tour will be able to stop and shop at an amazing Katy location shop - Sew Special Quilts has Bernina and Baby Lock sewing machines, a selection of colorful fabrics, and a wide array of notion and tools. Also offered as 402 on Thursday and 700 on Saturday. Do not enroll for more than one.

 

 

203. Historic Galveston & Quilt Shop Tour  $122

Start the day off with a wonderful stop at the Painted Pony ‘n Quilts shop, a must-see stop in La Porte! Travel with us to the coast and tour another one of Galveston’s most incredible historical homes, Bishop’s Palace, constructed of steel and stone (it survived the Great Storm of 1900 virtually unscathed), Bishop’s Palace soars three stories tall with steep roofs and long sculptural chimneys. Enjoy a delicious lunch at an island favorite, Sunflower Bakery & Café. Finish the day off with a new stop on our tour Pinwheels & Posies in Dickinson, which offers a great selection of the best fabrics from many companies.