The Award Ceremony

The Award Ceremony

Join us in the grand Festival Theatre to be the first to hear the winners of the quilt competitions announced. See the images of the winning pieces in each category and give a cheer to the deserving winners. The Awards are free to attend.

When: Thursday 30th July
Where: The Festival Theatre NEC
Time: 12.30pm – 1.30pm
Price: Free of charge


Festival of Quilts COVID-19 Update

At present we very much hope that Festival of Quilts will go ahead as planned, however we are closely monitoring the situation and continue to follow and adhere to UK Government and Public Health England advice.

Tickets for The Festival of Quilts 2020 (including tickets for workshops and social events) will now be going on sale in April with the usual priority booking for members of the Quilters Guild.

We will ensure to keep you updated on this evolving situation (including the new date tickets will be on sale); please sign up to our newsletter to receive all important notifications on our ticket launch and show programme.


Please be assured that during this period of uncertainty, we will continue to offer full refunds to visitors should the event not go ahead.

Thank you for bearing with us during this incredibly difficult time.

Useful information

UK Government Response to COVID-19

NHS Advice

World Health Organisation