PO Box 667 New Hope, PA 18938 215.862.5828

Show Hours and General Admission

Quilt Show & Merchants Mall

Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054

The quilt festival’s renowned Merchants Mall includes vendors from across the country offering machines, textiles, quilting supplies, books, sewing-related craft items, kits, clothing, and more!

Also featured at PIQF are the quilt competition entries, as well as many special exhibits.

The Merchants Mall & Quilt Show’s daily hours will be:

Wednesday, July 24     10 am  3:00 pm 
Thursday, July 25    10:00 am  5:00 pm 
Friday, July 26     10:00 am 5:00 pm 
Saturday, July 27     9:00 am  3:00 pm

General Admission Tickets

Admission for non-registered participants is $20.00, includes re-admission, and can be purchased on-site only during show hours. Accompanied children under the age of 16 are admitted free. (Show entry for all show days is included with event pre-registration.)

Group Admission 

Discounts for groups of 20 or more can be arranged; please click here for the group form or call our office at (215) 862-5828 for details.


(Directly from the Santa Clara Convention Center website as of May 2024)

  • Handicapped parking spots are located in front of the Santa Clara Convention Center.

  • 1,500 parking spaces in a parking garage that has walking entry access to the convention center, the Hyatt Regency, and TechMart.

  • Overflow parking is located in surrounding lots based on availability.

  • There are six electronic Vehicle Charging Stations at the Convention Center and 48 charging stations in the Tasman Parking Garage.

  • We welcome all visitors and try to accommodate all travel needs. Parking is free and easily accessible, the third-floor parking level allows for direct building access into the Santa Clara Convention Center.

PLEASE: No pull-along carts are allowed on the show floor.
*Cart, Package & Coat Check Available in the Lobby