Pittsburgh's Knit, Crochet, Quilt & Creative Arts Festival!


August 27, 28, 29, 2020
DoubleTree by Hilton, Green Tree, PA 15205


We have updated the website!  

Here are some answers to your questions and information on how to navigate the Website:


Do I need to create an account to purchase admission, classes and special events?

NO you may check out as a guest, however, creating an account gives you the ability to log in and check your order at any time.  Also you may check your cart at anytime by clicking the ACCOUNT tab on the main page.


Do I need to purchase an admission ticket to attend the Festival?

YES – you can either purchase a ticket online, via US Mail with the downloadable registration form, or purchase tickets at the door.


Do I need to purchase an admission ticket if I am attending a class or Special Event at the Festival?

YES – the cost of admission to the Marketplace is not included in the class fees or any special event prices. Please make sure to purchase admission tickets to get your registration packet in the mail and skip the lines!


What are the hours of the Festival?

Marketplace Hours:  

Thursday, August 27, 2020  2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Friday, August 28, 2020  11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday, August 29, 2020  10:00 AM to 6:00 PM


What is the cost to attend the Festival?

Advance ticket pricing: $10 single day, $15 two day pass, $25 three day pass

Door ticket pricing: $15 per day, $20 two day pass, $30 three day pass


Will I receive tickets in advance?

YES, however this applies only to attendees who are pre registered and have paid in full for classes and admission.  If you have only purchased admission tickets in advance,  you will be able to pick up your tickets at the door in the ADVANCED REGISTRATION AREA. Your tickets will be under the name you used to register.


Will I receive a confirmation ?

If you are ordering tickets or classes online in advance, your Paypal registration is your confirmation. The Festival will notify you IF there are any changes in classes.  If you are using US Mail for your registration, you will receive your registration packet ONLY if you have registered for classes. Anyone purchasing admission tickets may  pick up their tickets at the door in the ADVANCED REGISTRATION AREA.


What if I am registering for more than one person?

If you are registering online or by mail, please notify us of all the names of the people you are paying for, especially if you are registering for classes, since we need to list all names on our class rosters.  You may write the additional names on the back of the form.


Are Group Discounts Available?

Yes, we offer discounts of groups of 10 or more. Please email us at pghknitandcrochet@gmail.com for details on pricing and how to register your group.


How Do I Purchase Tickets in Advance?

Go to the Main Page and click on the TICKETS button to register online.  If you are registering by US Mail, you can download the registration form under the FAQ tab on the homepage.


How Do I Register for Classes online?

We are color coded into 4 categories:   KNIT, CROCHET, QUILT AND SEW and OTHER CREATIVE CLASSES.   All classes are also listed by day and time on the main class page. Once you have read the class/es description, just hit the REGISTER NOW button to build your shopping cart. We hope that you find the navigation easier to help you find the class you are looking for.  Remember…. you can always use the SEARCH engine on the website.  If you are looking for classes by a particular teacher, just type in their name.  If you are taking multiple classes just hit the CONTINUE SHOPPING button in the Paypal cart.

Also remember that if you are searching for a class by your favorite teacher, this year ALL classes taught by that teacher are listed under their profile on the Teacher page.


Can I change my Class Selection?

Yes, changes can be made to your completed registration for a $5.00 Administrative Fee.  If you make any changes, you will need to pick up your new badge at registration.


What if I lose my Advanced Ticket Information?

We will be happy to replace your tickets for a nominal cost of $5.00.  Please stop at registration or email us at pghknitandcrochet@gmail.com


Can I pay for a Class Onsite?

Classes without homework and those remaining with open spaces will be sold onsite.


How do I  Register for Special Events?

All Special Events are included in the cost of your admission ticket. Make sure to visit the Creative Open Studio, Maker Space for FREE activities, demos, Make it and Take it and exhibits.  The Friday night Block Party is also included in your admission, please be sure to wear your badge or wristband.