News release from Little Balkans Days Festival
The Little Balkans Festival will have its 33rd annual quilt show on Friday, September 3rd, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, September 4th, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The show is held in Memorial Auditorium, Lower level, 503 N Pine, Pittsburg.
Quilt entry day is August 28, at Memorial Auditorium, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Quilts can be entered in 18 categories, anywhere from hand quilted, machine quilted to bed, baby and quilts made for veterans. Youth made and antique quilts will be on display but not judged. The show judge is Darlene Landrum, Mountain Home, AR. The Show is sponsored by the 95 member Little Balkans Quilt Guild.
Twelve community leaders will choose their favorite quilt, with a special ribbon awarded. Attendees will vote for their favorite quilt and Best of Show is awarded by the quilt judge.
A beautiful donation quilt, will be given away on Sunday at 3 p.m. The quilts are creative, beautifully crafted and the show is one of the best in the area every year. Vendors will be available with fabrics, notions and quilt patterns.
Show days entry fee at the door is a Balkans Button for $5. which admits you to other activities of the Little Balkan Festival. The show is on the free shuttle route.
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