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Prefer to let someone else do the driving? Hop on one of the many bus tours we have traveling the Quest loop.

2019 Tour Dates
Call the stores to reserve your spot on the cruise bus


Participating Shop

Bus Dates

Bus Days Details

Artistic Artifacts

 October 18 and 19
Leave the driving to us for Quilters’ Quest 2019! On October 18-19 we will visit the participating Quilters’ Quest shops, departing each morning from Artistic Artifacts! Reserve your seat now on our comfortable, chartered motorcoach, which will take you to each shop — plus you’ll enjoy fun, sharing of inspiration and relaxation between stops! Your registration fee includes two days of transportation departing from/returning to Artistic Artifacts each day, continental breakfast each morning before you board the bus — sneak in some early bird shopping too! — shopping bag, snacks and bottled water. (Please bring a bagged lunch each day.) Seats are limited so make your reservation today at
 For more information about Artistic Artifacts’ participation in Quilters’ Quest, visit 

Bear's Paw Fabrics

 October 15 and 16
Please call (410-321-6730) to sign up.

Capital Quilts 

October 14 and 15
 Don't stress about getting to all the Quilter's Quest shops! Hop on our bus; relax and have fun between stops. We also take care of your passport stamps, pattern collection, and drawing entries. Visit 10 shops in 2 days during this spectacular ten-day shop hop! Ride the Capital Quilts bus; the fee includes transportation, lunch, snacks, water, and a rollicking good time!
 Interested?  Register online, or call the shop at 301-527-0598.

The Crabby Quilter

October 14 and 15 
Please call the shop (410) 263-3897, to register.  
Complimentary lunch and snacks will be available on the bus.  For those interested in staying overnight in Annapolis, a special rate has been arranged at the Spring Hill Suites in Annapolis.
We look forward to hosting you! 

Crazy Cousin

 October 13 and 14 
 Call shop to register for the bus trip: 540-786-2289.  Limited to 30 seats! 

 Jinny Beyer Studio

October 11 and 12
October 16 and 17
 Friday/ Saturday
OR Wednesday/Thursday
 Fee includes:
• coach tour with a professional driver
• continental breakfast and early-bird shopping with Jinny before the bus departs each day
• bus hostess who will keep things fun with games, prizes and more
• optional box lunches

Please call the Studio toll-free at 1-866-759-7373 to register or click here.
The trip is two days, covering all 10 shops, starting from and returning to the Studio each day. 

Material Girls

October 11 and 12 
Light breakfast and lunch each day and pizza dinner on Friday night.  We will leave and return to Material Girls each day. $150/per person. If you have any questions or wish to sign up, please call us at 301-392-9575. 

Patches Quilting

 October 11 and 12

Scrappy Apple

 October 18 and 19
On our bus, we’ll travel on the comfortable Schrock Motorcoach around the beltway, visiting all 10 quilt shops, winning prizes and meeting new quilters all along the way!
The cost is $205 per person double occupancy or $258 Single occupancy and includes overnight accommodations at the Hampton Inn, Waldorf, MD.  Bring your lunch the first day. Dinner is on your own at Carrabas or Cracker Barrel next to our hotel. Included on the second day are breakfast at the hotel and a boxed lunch from Honey Baked Ham.
Sign up at The Scrappy Apple or call 540-665-1770 for more information.

Traditions at the White Swan

October 11 and 12
OR October 16 and 17 
Friday /Saturday OR Wednesday/Thursday  
The trip price includes a charter bus to and from each of the 10 shops, leaving at approximately at 7:00 am. We will visit 5 shops the first day, and then check in to the hotel at Hilton Garden Inn in Waldorf, MD for the night. We plan to have around 45 minutes in each shop to visit and make your purchases. We request that you pack a lunch for the first day of your trip; we will then stop and have a nice dinner. On the second day of our trip, we will make a quick stop at a fast food restaurant. A free continental breakfast is provided at the hotel before our departure on the second day. We will then visit the 4 remaining shops before returning to Traditions at the White Swan in Hagerstown, MD at approximately 6:00pm.  The cost for the trip is $195, double occupancy; this includes bus trip and hotel with breakfast.