Events in Pigeon Forge

‘A Mountain Quiltfest’ Celebrates 20 Years of Timeless Tradition

Hands quiltingFor the 20th year, the annual Pigeon Forge event, A Mountain Quiltfest, will bring in hundreds of people to browse beautiful handcrafted quilts. Take a couples’ vacation and browse the quilts together, or gather a large group and enjoy a group vacation to the Smokies for Quiltfest this March!

The event will be held at the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge from March 18-22, 2014. Registration for quilting classes is currently open to anyone who wants to learn a little more about the quilting craft. In addition to the quilting courses available, beginner and professional quilters will be competing for prizes valued up to $20,000.

Cost to Attend Quiltfest

The cost of the event is free to everyone, unless you’re taking part in one of the instructional courses. To enter the quilting competitions, just make sure to check out the guidelines for entries, then submit your entry form. If you’d like to have your quilt judged by an NQS-certified judge, the cost will be $10 per quilt.

Where to Stay for the Pigeon Forge Event

When you’re looking to rest after a day at Quiltfest, take a look at all of Aunt Bug’s Cabin Rentals’ Pigeon Forge cabins. Not only are the cabins fully equipped with everything you need for a relaxing stay in the Smokies, they’re also only a few short minutes from The LeConte Center, where you will find the Pigeon Forge event. Feel free to take a look at our specials page for the best deal on your Smoky Mountain getaway.