About the Event

Quilt Show

Thursday, November 14 – Saturday, November 16, 2024
9:30 am – 8:30 pm Thursday and Friday, Nov. 14 and 15
9:30 am – 2 pm, Saturday, Nov. 16
Little America Hotel – Mezzanine Level
$8 tickets will be sold at the door

Gala Dinner and Auction

November 16, 2024
6:00 p.m. at Little America Hotel Grand Ballroom
$150 per person or $1,500 for a table of ten (10) - tickets available soon

From its humble beginnings in 1983 as several women who valued the rich cultural heritage of quilt making organized the first Quilt Show, to today, the Holiday Quilt Show and Auction is one of the last remaining all-hand-quilted quilt shows in the United States.

Each year hundreds of volunteers give countless hours of their time, talents, and resources to create beautiful handmade quilts. Thanks to a generous community, more than $4.5 million has been raised through the Quilt Show in support of Intermountain Foundation work in helping to provide the highest quality healthcare to Salt Lake Valley and beyond. Funds have also been used in support of medical research and education, advancing the science of medicine.

How to Participate

Event Contact

Sponsorship Opportunities

Consider sponsoring this year's event!

Download our Sponsorship Packet for more information.

Attend the Holiday Quilt Show

Thursday, November 14 – Saturday, November 16, 2024
9:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday
9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Saturday
at the Little America Hotel Mezzanine Level

Attend the Holiday Gala Dinner and Auction

Saturday, November 16, 2024
6:00 p.m. at the Little America Hotel Grand Ballroom
Tickets available soon

Donate a Hand-Quilted Quilt

Thank you for considering the donation of a quilt to the Holiday Quilt Show and Auction. Quilts for the 2024 Holiday Quilt Show and Auction should be turned in on or before Tuesday, August 27. A Quilt Specification Sheet and History Form may be downloaded here: Quilt Specification Sheet and Quilt History - GIK Form.pdf

Quilt Days

Join us for an old-fashioned quilting bee every fourth Tuesday and Wednesday! Bring a friend and know that lunch is on us. We will be offering short tutorials on quilting, stitching, binding, preparing sleeves, hand and machine appliqué, hand piecing, border treatments, labels, pressing paths, and more.

As space is limited and to know how many lunches to provide, signup will be required. To be notified each month when the Signup Genius link is active, please email Dennis Morganson at Dennis.Morganson@imail.org.

Quilt Days are held at the Intermountain Foundation warehouse in South Salt Lake.

A 2024 Quilt Days Schedule may be downloaded here.

Cause Area

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Proceeds from the 2022 Holiday Quilt Show and Auction will support the Grant Scott Bonham Fetal Center at Primary Children’s Hospital.

The Grant Scott Bonham Fetal Center is the most highly specialized fetal care center in Utah and the Intermountain West, featuring: 

  • Maternal-fetal medicine specialists for the pregnant mother 
  • Neonatologists who are specially trained to care for newborns, and 
  • Pediatric specialists for all of the baby’s needs before and after delivery 
Contributions to the Fetal Center provide the opportunity to rewrite the life stories of untold numbers of children and families across our community. Because of this generosity, children are able to grow into healthy adults, living life to the fullest.

Quilt Care

Thank you for your interest in the Holiday Quilt Show and Auction. Below you will find information about the different types of quilt care available and instructions for taking the best care of your quilt.

Board Members

  • Judy Reese, Chair
  • Mona Bateson, Vice Chair, Arrangements
  • Jolene Bennett, Vice Chair, Quilts, Photography
  • Jodi Cheney, Vice Chair, Auction
  • Cheryl Barlow, Co-Quilts
  • Jennifer Bertin, Liaison – Utah Quilt Guild
  • Shauna Butler, Quilt Days - Piecing
  • Carole Farr, Hostess Coordinator
  • Tiffany Karrington, Social Media
  • Fairlie Kinnecom, Quilt Days - Piecing
  • Cody Mazuran, Board Quilt
  • Dolores Montoya y Taylor, Quilt Days - Piecing
  • Anna Rolapp, Display
  • Becky Smith, Quilt Days Coordinator
  • Julie Thorum, Co-Quilts
  • Mary Anne Thorum, Historian
  • Sandy Underwood, Centerpieces
  • Dennis Morganson, Foundation Event Specialist
  • Gabriella Robuccio, Foundation Event Manager
  • Meredyth Armitage, Foundation Executive Director