Texas Forts Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Come Quilt on the Trail

  • Quilting On the Forts Trail Quilting On the Forts Trail
  • Quilts Shown at West Texas Rehab AuctionQuilts Shown at West Texas Rehab Auction

Quilting Shows

  1. 25th Annual Stars Over Abilene Regional Quilt Show,  Second weekend of June annually. Quilt show includes displays, snack bars, member challenges, and quilting classes. Abilene Convention Center 1100 North 6th, Abilene TX 79601. Admission $5. Contact 325-665-2724
  2. Heart Of Texas Quilt Show-Brownwood,  Last weekend of April annually. Show features presentations by Loralie Designs, concessions, viewers' choice awards, and raffles. Brownwood Coliseum 500 East Baker Brownwood,TX. Admission $5. Contact Angela at 325-643-9527
  3. West Texas Tumbleweed Shop Hop-San Angelo, Third weekend of August  annually. This is a one stop shop hop with 30 quilt-related vendors. Fabric, thread, patterns, notions, machines, long arms, templates, etc. are offered. The 2019 event will have a sit 'n sew to make quilts for the Concho Valley Home for Girls; and the Scissor Guy will attend so bring your scissors and knives to be sharpened. McNease Convention Center, 501 Rio Concho Drive, San Angelo. Hours: Friday 10:00-5:00, Saturday 10:00-4:00 Admission: $5. Contact Janie Alonzo, (512) 924-5242.


Official Quilting Guilds 

  1. Stepping Stones Quilters -San Saba,TX 
  2. Abilene Quilters Guild- Abilene,TX 
  3. Brownwood Quilters Guild- Brownwood,TX 

Quilting Shops

  1. R’ Quilt Haven,3814 N 1st St, Abilene, TX 79603. 325-232-8761,
  2. SEW ,736 S Leggett Dr, Abilene, TX 79605. 325-268-0466,
  3. Deb’s Flying Needle,1495 West South Loop Stephenville, Texas 76401, 254-965-7577,
  4. Frances’s Fabrics, 506 Oak St, Graham, TX 940-549-4344
  5. Seams Sew Right Quilt Shop,409 N Main St, Jacksboro,TX,76458, 940-507-5040
  6. Hen House Quilts, 339 Millsap Hwy, Mineral Wells, TX 76067, 940-325-5858
  7. JT Ranch Quilt Shop,706 Conrad Hilton, Cisco, TX 76437 254-442-1940
  8. The Wool ‘N’ Cotton Shop, 105 W. Main Street - Bronte,Texas 76933 325-659-2000
  9. Bee’s Quilting and Gifts, 106 S Main St, Winters, TX 79567 325-754-4624
  10. The Quilt Shop in Ballinger, 712 Hutchins Ave, Ballinger, Texas 76821,325-365-3230
  11. Quilting Quarters of San Angelo, 2124 W Beauregard Ave, San Angelo, TX 76901