Whether it is designing, programming, or stitching, Paducah is the center of the quilting world.
Paducah is the home of the American Quilters Society (AQS) and the National Quilt Museum. The city also hosts two AQS QuiltWeek events a year.
The Fall QuiltWeek begins September 12.
WPSD Local 6 is your center for everything QuiltWeek from resources above to the stories listed below. Be sure to follow our Facebook page, Twitter page, and Instagram account throughout the event.

Start of QuiltWeek: Fall 2017

Wednesday marks a first for the American Quilter's Society. The group kicked off their first ever fall QuiltWeek. It's the second AQS event in Paducah in 2017.

Fall QuiltWeek expected to draw more crowds to Paducah

  PADUCAH, KY — The eclipse is over, but another big event is almost here. Paducah's first fall QuiltWeek is expected to bring in 15,000 to 20,000 visitors next month.   Eclipse weekend kept Simply B Gift Boutique in downtown Paducah…

Spring 2017 AQS QuiltWeek winners named

Each year, quilters from far and wide come to Paducah to compete in the AQS Quilt Contest as part of QuiltWeek, and this QuiltWeek's winners were announced Tuesday night.  

How to get around Paducah during QuiltWeek

Becky Straley with the Paducah Convention and Visitor's Bureau understands that the traffic can be a problem for many during QuiltWeek. PCVB is providing free shuttles around Paducah for the event.

Preparing for AQS QuiltWeek

Organizers scurry to prepare for the 2017 AQS QuiltWeek. On Friday they were carefully unpacking the quilts that will be judged over the weekend.

Quilt Week: fantastic fibers

AQS QuiltWeek runs from April 26 - 29. Several local organizations have events planned around Quilt Week. That's including the Yeiser Art Center that will host Fantastic Fibers 2017.

Quilt Week: oaks artisan festival

AQS QuiltWeek is here in Paducah. The event runs from April 26 - 29. Several local organizations have events planned around Quilt Week. That's including the Kentucky Oaks Mall in Paducah. 

Quilt Week: quilts for kids

AQS QuiltWeek runs from April 26 - 29. Several local organizations have events planned around Quilt Week. That's including a charity where you can give comfort to children who are hospitalized. 

Quilt Week: Annual Quilting Bee

AQS QuiltWeek is here in Paducah. The event runs from April 26 - 29. Several local organizations have events planned around Quilt Week. That's including the Homeplace 1850s Farm at LBL

Quilt Man featured in local art

He patrols the streets of Paducah and protects the city's quilts. He is Quilt Man, and he received a surprise on Thursday: a drawing that features him.

Convention Center starts prep for AQS Quilt Week

Paducah Convention Center Director Chuck Tate grew up around the spectacle of the Paducah quilt show, but now he's behind the scenes for the first time. He started to get ready for AQS Quilt Week...

AQS QuiltWeek quilters show they're tech savvy

The 32nd annual AQS QuiltWeek is going on now in Paducah, and among all the quilts are the quilters. They’re using 21st century gadgets like their camera phones to save snapshots of a craft dating...