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QUILT TRAIL PHOTO CONTEST

The Frontier Barn Quilt Trail is announcing its first annual Barn Quilt Photo Contest. Embrace your inner artist and canvas Fulton County’s barn quilt trails to capture the beauty of the various barn quilts in their rural settings. The photographs will be displayed at this year’s Fulton Fall Folk Festival Art Show held in the county library.  Three prizes will be awarded: $200 First Place, $150 Second Place, $100 Third Place. In addition 2’ x 2’ barn quilts will be awarded to the winners. The contest is open to all amateur photographers and runs from August 28 through October 6,… Read More

BARN QUILT TOURS SET FOR FULTON FALL FOLK FESTIVAL

Scattered throughout Fulton County, visitors will find nearly 150 painted quilts mounted on barns, sheds, homes, and businesses along scenic roadways. The project is called the Frontier Barn Quilt Trail of Fulton County. It is meant to highlight Fulton County’s history, heritage and rural nature. Following three successful bus tours during last year’s Fulton Fall Folk Festival, the Frontier Barn Quilt Committee is sponsoring new tours for this year’s festival. The tours are set for Friday, October 20. They will go a little further afield, covering Taylor and Wells Township in the northern end of the county and Thompson, Bethel… Read More

Pennsylvania Welcome Centers

The Frontier Barn Quilt Trail of Fulton County, PA now has brochures available at all 14 of Pennsylvania’s Welcome Centers located along major Interstate Highways and Turnpikes. For more information see: http://www.visitpa.com/pennsylvania-welcome-centers Read More