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Every quilter has a few dream stops on their bucket list. Let's take a trip to some of the best ones out there! Although, once you have done it, you will be hooked and it will become a regular destination spot- not just a once in a lifetime experience!


We are calling this tour

Hamilton to Paducah Bucket List Tour.

Quilt Town USA to Quilt City USA.




8 days, 7 nights - HOTELS, Swag, TRANSPORTATION (from Kansas City), Swag, MEALS, Swag, ENTERTAINMENT AND MORE SWAG for one low price of $1895! 


This trip is packed full of FUN, FRIENDS, FABRIC and Stunning Quilts!


Day One

Fly into Kansas City, shuttle to hotel. Relax after your flight and then enjoy meeting new friends and the tour manager during the evening Welcome Meeting at the hotel.


Day Two:

Breakfast at the Hotel. Let the excitement build because this morning we are kicking it off in Hamilton, MO - Quilt Town USA ~ where we will enjoy a VIP tour at the Missouri Quilt Museum.  Stories that are stitched in time by every machine, every quilt and every quilter. And of course a photo op at the World's Largest Spool of Thread! Followed by lunch and shopping at Missouri Star Quilt Company - 12 Quilt Shops!! In the evening we will enjoy a nice meal together at Hotel Hamilton followed by a Missouri Star Quilt Company Trunk Show (presenter TBD).


Day Three:

Breakfast at the hotel. We will then take a short drive to Jamesport, MO   -   Amish Country.  The shops in Jamesport are wonderful ~ including Shearwood Quilt Shop and H&M Fabric Barn. We will enjoy lunch at a dutch pantry!  Then we will head back to Hamilton via Cuts & Bolts Quilt Shop in Chillicothe, then to continue our shopping at Missouri Star Quilt Co. We will enjoy dinner at Hotel Hamilton.


Day Four:

Breakfast at the hotel and then we are off. Our first stop will be in Macon, MO -  Ben Franklin where there is something for everyone. Crafts, fabric and more! Followed by lunch and then travel to Hannibal, MO - Home of Mark Twain. Here we will enjoy downtown shopping including Hickory Stick Quilt Shop and Bits 'n Pieces Quilt Shop. This evening we will be treated to the Mark Twain Riverboat Cruise, sight seeing and dinner. Then back to the hotel for a little shut eye.


Day Five:

Breakfast at the hotel. Travel to Paducah, KY with a short stop in Collinsville, IL at O' Sew Personal Quilt Shop and lunch...then on to the The National Quilt Museum. With one of the largest modern quilt collections in the World- this is a special treat and you are sure to leave in awe and most likely a little inspired! Then back to the hotel to relax and of course, dinner. 


Day Six:

Breakfast at the Hotel and then bright eyed and bushy tailed over to Hancock's of Paducah. A giant warehouse of fabric and kits galore! Followed by lunch and then drive to St. Louis, MO  and Jackmans Quilt Shop. This is a mid west treasure. You are sure to love this fabric store!  Then we will settle in with dinner and a nights rest at the hotel. 


Day Seven:

Breakfast at the Hotel. We will then drive to Columbia, MO and visit Apple Tree Quilt Shop and have lunch. Then on to Kansas City and any more fun that we can squeeze in! Dinner and goodbyes.


Day Eight:

Breakfast at the hotel. Shuttle back to airport for travel home. You may want to bring a suitcase inside a suitcase because there will be lots of shopping and lots of SWAG, SWAG and more SWAG!!


FINAL INFORMATION AND TOUR ITINERARY will be emailed 30 days prior to tour departure. Please make sure your email is correct in your registration.


We are so excited to bring this tour of the Midwest MUST STOPS for Quilters.  Hamilton to Paducah is the ultimate Quilters Dream Tour!! 


ONLY $1695 ... this tour can't be beat!

Join us June 1-8, 2025 for a grand ole time!



Travelers should schedule their flight into Kansas City International Airport (MCI) on Sunday June 1st, 2025 and schedule a flight back out of Kansas City International Airport (MCI) on Sunday June 8, 2025. Anyone arriving early or departing later than these dates will need to secure their own lodging for the extra nights outside of the tour dates. 


Hotel Shuttle will provide travel to and from the airport  for lodging Sunday June 1st and Saturday June 7th. The bus will leave from the hotel to begin our tour Monday June 2nd at 7:30 am and return by 7pm on Saturday June 7th. 


All tickets are double occupancy.  Each guest will have a queen size bed and share a room with one other person. Except for TWO nights of the tour where we are staying at Hotel Hamilton. Their facility is set up retreat style in Twin Size beds, 4 to a room. This facility also has additional bathrooms per suite. * Single occupancy is not available for this tour. 


Gratuities are included for all hospitality persons and wait staff who serve you as part of the tour itinerary. Traditional end-of-trip gratuities to your Tour Manager(s) and motor coach driver are not included. If you feel your Tour Director or driver helped you enjoy your Quilters Dream Tour, we suggest you enclose a gratuity in an envelope and present it individually at the end of the tour.


All meals are included with your registration. Some meals will be paid by voucher, appropriate amounts for each location. If your meal choices and drinks exceed the amount of the voucher, you will need to cover such overages. Alcoholic beverages are not included. 


For questions please call 660-605-4068.

or email us at


Hamilton to Paducah Bucket List Tour JUNE 2025

    • Missouri Quilt Museum
    • Missouri Star Quilt Company
    • Amish Country
    • Ben Franklin
    • Mark Twain Steamboat Cruise
    • The National Quilt Museum
    • Hancocks of Paducah
    • Jackman Fabrics
    • Swag, Swag, Swag!
    • And More!
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