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For Vendors

The Great Wisconsin Quilt Show 2020 will take place September 10–12 at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin. This three-day forum for quilting enthusiasts of all levels and interests is presented by two well-recognized leaders in television and sewing—PBS Wisconsin and Nancy Zieman Productions. The Great Wisconsin Quilt Show is targeted to an educated audience eager for quilting know-how. What a great way to showcase your products and meet new customers. In fact, the 2019 Great Wisconsin Quilt Show drew more than 20,000 attendees from across the Midwest!


– On-air public television promotion
– 126 informational lectures
– 85,000-square-foot vendor mall
– 30 Sit & Sew workshops
– 10-category juried and judged quilt contest
– 28 hands-on workshops
– 24 stage presentations
– Raffle prize drawing

Read about the 2019 Show Highlights


Vendor Registration Information
Registration Application
Terms & Conditions
Raffle Prize Donation Form
Nonprofit Vendor Registration Form
Wisconsin Temporary Event Operator and Seller Form

Sponsorship Opportunities
Sponsorship Overview
Event Sponsorship Agreement
Quilt Contest Sponsorship Agreement
Sit & Sew Workshop Sponsorship Agreement
Stage Sponsorship Agreement
Sponsor Cover Sheet

Stage Demonstration Opportunities
Stage Demonstration Proposal

Teaching Opportunities
One-Hour Lecture Proposal
Hands-On Workshop Proposal
Sit & Sew Workshop Proposal


Commercial vendors may register according to the following booth rates: (Early registration is recommended. Booths sell out quickly, generally by Oct. 30.)

EARLY REGISTRATION (through Dec. 31, 2019)
Standard Booth: $1,180
Corner Booth: $1,350

LATE REGISTRATION (Jan. 1, 2020 and after)
Standard Booth: $1,300
Corner Booth: $1,490

A standard booth includes a 10' x 10' area with one 8-ft. table, two chairs and a sign. The show is draped in gray. You may purchase additional equipment and electricity through the Alliant Energy Center after June 1, 2019 at Vendor ingress is from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9.

A maximum of four, 3-day passes (per each purchased 10 ft. x 10 ft. booth) are available for vendor staffing and mailed with the confirmation packet three weeks prior to the show. Additional staff passes may be purchased for $5 each.

Three-day parking passes may be purchased for $20 each until Aug. 24, 2020.

Nonprofit vendors may register for a $100 fee.
Download Nonprofit Vendor Registration Application.

Vendor criteria: Products must be related to sewing, quilting and/or embroidery.

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