For general questions about The Great Wisconsin Quilt Show:
[email protected] or call 866-297-6545.
For media requests:
Please complete our Media Credential Request Form.
For information about teaching opportunities:
Nancy Zieman Productions
920-356-9506 or [email protected]
For information about sponsorship opportunities:
Kristin Korevec, Special Events Manager
608-262-5256 or [email protected]
For information about vendor opportunities:
Mary Alice Van Gemert, Vendor Registrar
608-265-5037 or [email protected]
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. When can I purchase advance tickets and register for classes?
A. Advance online ticket sales and class registration for the 2022 Great Wisconsin Quilt Show will begin Monday, July 11. More details are available here.
Q. What are your COVID safety guidelines for the event?
A. Our COVID safety guidelines are available here. We will continuously monitor for updates from public health officials. Therefore, these guidelines are subject to change per their recommendations. Please refer to this page for the most current information
Q. When will I hear whether my quilt has been accepted into the Quilt Contest?
A. Contest notification letters are mailed in late July. Acceptance letters include information about shipping or delivering quilts.
Q. Are hotel rooms avaialble for The Great Wisconsin Quilt Show?
A. Destination Madison offers a block of hotel rooms for Great Wisconsin Quilt Show attendees. Click here to make a hotel reservation. Rates and availability are subject to change. For assistance please call 1-800-365-4931.
Q. Is the event venue accessible?
A. The Alliant Energy Center is ADA compliant. More information about accessibility is available here.
Q. How do I request accommodations?
A. PBS Wisconsin and Nancy Zieman Productions LLC are committed to creating an inclusive and accessible event. To request an accommodation, please contact us at [email protected] or call 608-265-3854.
Q. Can I rent a wheelchair or motorized scooter at the event?
A. Wheelchairs and scooters are not available for on-site rental. A local vendor, BuitMobility, works with attendees to deliver wheelchairs and scooters to the show for a fee. Advance registration is required. Please call 608-403-3090 to make a reservation.
Q. What are the food options available at The Great Wisconsin Quilt Show?
A. The Alliant Energy Center offers a variety of concessions during the show. Offerings typically include sandwiches, coffee, water, soft drinks, ice cream and other snacks. There is also a food bistro with seating that serves hot entrees, soups and salads. No outside food is permitted.
Q. Do kids get into the event for free?
A. Yes, children 12 and under are free, and must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Q. If I have a ticket to attend an evening event, do I need to purchase an admission ticket?
A. The evening events begin at 6 p.m. If you arrive to Quilt Show after 5:30 p.m., you will not need to purchase an admission ticket. If you arrive before then, you will need to purchase a ticket to enter the show.
Q. I have a class that begins at 8:30 a.m., but the event doesn’t open until 9 a.m. How will I be able to get to my class in time?
A. You will be able to access the building through the lobby doors beginning at 8 a.m. to get to your class by 8:30 a.m. The vendor mall and quilt exhibits open at 9 a.m.