Quilt Week – Aug 22-24, 2018
American Quilter’s Society
Experience Grand Rapids!
Wednesday, August 22 – Friday, August 24, 2018
$409.00 per person double
$379.00 per person triple
$359.00 per person quad
$559.00 per person single
Depart Lafayette at 7:00 AM. Additional pickups for Delphi & Logansport may be arranged.
Includes motorcoach transportation, 2 nights lodging, luggage handling, 3-meals (2-breakfasts & 1-dinner), admissions per itinerary and Imperial Escort.
Our travels to Grand Rapids will take us through South Haven & Holland, MI. Enjoy a little free time to browse the quaint shops. On our way out of Holland, we’ll stop at Field’s Fabrics of Holland. They carry a vast selection of fabrics along with many sewing & quilting related supplies.
Enjoy a Narrated Dinner Cruise aboard the Grand Lady Riverboat. We’ll cruise along the Grand River just like the Paddlewheel steamboats did during the 1800’s.
American Quilter’s Society, the largest quilting membership organization in the world, will be hosting QuiltWeek in Grand Rapids, Michigan. View hundreds of beautiful handcrafted Quilts, World-Class Exhibits, Workshops & Lectures. Visit the Merchant Mall where you will find hundreds of quilting items for sale.
Optional attractions for anyone that does not want to spend a full day at the Quilt Show:
Vist the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum. Attend a White House State Dinner, step inside the Oval office and see the original Watergate burglar tools. Admission not included.
Grand Rapids Art Museum is a work of art both inside and out. GRAM boasts an impressive permanent collection plus a constant and varied rotation of the nation’s most prized touring exhibits. Admission not included.
Experience the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, one of the world’s “top 30 must-see museums”. We’ll travel aboard a narrated tram to tour the outdoor gardens and a guide will take us through the indoor gardens.
Visit Ferris Coffee a gourmet manufacturer since 1924. Watch a seed-to-cup presentation and virtual tour of the production facility. Then enjoy coffee-tasting & roasting demonstration.