Panguitch Quilt Walk Festival Will Be June 7-9
The annual Quilt Walk Festival in Panguitch City will be held June 7-9, 2012. It offers:
- Quilting Classes
- Play & Dinner Theater
- Pioneer Home Tours
- Chocolate Fest / Silent Auction
- Heritage Fair / Pioneer Village
- Tractor Parade / Quilt Races / Tractor Pull
The festival honors area pioneers who spread quilts over snow so they could walk without breaking through the surface, so they could cross the mountains to bring food to their starving families.
The festival celebrates the spirit, ingenuity and craftsmanship of these hardy people.
Here is more information about the festival.
The video below shows a reenactment of the arduous journey