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About Quilts on the Lawn

Quilts on the Lawn is a two-weekend quilt sale set within the 1855 Harris-Kearney Historical House private property area, which will occur on both the Westport Art Fair and the Plaza Art Fair weekends in Kansas City and run concurrent to the 2021 Quilt Extravaganza. The sales will involve individual quilt artists selling their quilts and quilt products; a quilting vendor marketplace; and meet-and-greet opportunities.



To reserve your location on the lawn Contact Us Now

The Quilt Sale schedule is:

·        Saturday  September 11th from 10:00am – 4:30pm

·        Sunday    September 12th from   1:00pm – 4:30pm

·        Saturday  September 25th from 10:00am – 4:30pm

·        Sunday    September 26th from   1:00pm – 4:30pm

The sale will take place on the lawn surrounding the house and may feature a variety of quilts styles from quilters across the Mid-West. In the event of rain, the event be relocated inside. No fee to participate in the sale or attend the sale on the lawn. 

Application Process

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Quilts on the Lawn is a quilt sale and is not connected to a juried process. The goal of applications is to ensure we have enough space for quilters, quilt guilds and vendors who wish to participate in the sale, and to offer a variety of quilt styles and merchandise for sale. Each quilter may sell any number of quilts or quilt products they wish to sell in their own 10x10 tent they bring to set up in a designated location. We will accept applications through August 27, 2021 notifying artists by August 31st of the sale finalists with further details and instructions about their space and set up.

There is no charge to apply for inclusion. There is however a $20.00 registration fee required of all entrants who are accepted to participate in the sale. The $20.00 fee is per quilter or vendor, not per quilt. This fee will help defray the cost of lawn and landscape clean up and repair of any damage to the lawn following the event.

The 2021 Quilt Extravaganza is a major fund-raising event which will support the educational programs sponsored at the House Museum by The Westport Historical Society. The Westport Historical Society is a tax-deductible 501(c)(3), not-for-profit organization which manages the Historical Museum. At the end of the sale we are asking quilters to make an in-kind donation of any amount to the Westport Historical Society in support of our educational programs.

Quilts on the Lawn SALE Application Form

Quilters, Guild Guilds or Vendors wishing to sell their quilts and/or quilt merchandise must submit an application form to help us ensure there is space for everyone.

Application Deadline is August 27, 2021.

If you would like to participate: please click and print the appropriate FORM, and email your completed application no later than August 27, 2021 to:

If you have questions, please email Marty Wiedenmann Jarvis at

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