9th Annual Bucks County Quilt Show Displays More Than 100 Locally-Made Quilts

(Bucks County, PA) Experience exquisite handmade art at the 9th Annual Bucks County Quilt Show presented by Visit Bucks County and The Quilt Academy at the Bucks County Visitor Center in Bensalem. More than 100 traditional, appliqué, Amish and artistry quilts currently hang from the 25-foot-high beams in the Visitor Center’s Main Gallery. The quilts are created by Bucks County residents and students at The Quilt Academy.

What: 9th Annual Bucks County Quilt Show
When: July 13 through September 29, 2013
Where: Bucks County Visitor Center, 3207 Street Road, Bensalem, PA (Located directly in front of PARX Casino).The Visitor Center is open Monday-Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: FREE

Check out the Quilt Show photo tour at Facebook.com/VisitBucksPA.

While attending the Quilt Show, learn more about each quilt, the inspiration and story behind the piece of art and details on the artist who created it. Visitors also have the opportunity to vote for their favorite quilt by filling out the “Viewer’s Choice” ballot.

For more information, check out VisitBucksCounty.com.

Contact

Michelle Greco Falcone              
Communications Manager        
Visit Bucks County                 
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MichelleF@VisitBucksCounty.com

Jessica Lawlor
Communications Coordinator
Visit Bucks County
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JessicaL@VisitBucksCounty.com  

About Visit Bucks County

Visit Bucks County (VBC) is the official tourist promotion agency for Bucks County. The mission of the VBC is to increase visitation in Bucks County by effectively marketing its heritage and its diverse sites and attractions. For more information on VBC activities call 1-800-836-BUCKS, visit www.VisitBucksCounty.com or stop by the Bucks County Visitor Center located at 3207 Street Road in Bensalem (adjacent to the entrance to the PARX Casino). The Visitor Center is open seven days a week from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. It is easily accessible from the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Route 1 and Interstate 95.