quiltshow overview

BHQG Events

The Black Hills Quilters Guild is an active organization that sponsors a number of events throughout the year.  Click the menu links to the right for more information about them. 

Quilt Show:  First weekend of June.  This show displays over 400 quilts and usually has about 20 vendors.   

Quilting in the Hills Retreat:  September or October.  There are usually 2 - 3 national teachers at this event.  

SOYO Winter Retreat:  January.  This is a chance to bring your own projects and sew all weekend without interruptions.

Central States Fair Quilt Display:  Third week of August.  The guild sponsors a quilt displays as part of the Central States Fair.   

Stock Show:  Late January.  The guild sponsors a quilt display as part of the Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo.

Special Events:  Scheduled as needed depending on availability of instructors and facilities.  

Special Interest Groups:  These are small groups of members with a common interest in a quilting technique or style.  Go to the page for more information about the groups and meeting schedules. 

Raffle Quilt:  The guild makes a quilt that is unveiled at the Quilt Show.  Tickets are sold at local events and businesses throughout the year and the winner is drawn at the following year's Quilt Show.