2017 Annual Retreat

2nd Annual Baltimore Modern Quilt Guild Retreat
(November 2 - 5, 2017)

NEW! Full-day individual pass registration is now $175 for all registrants!!
NEW! Two Day Individual Passes (Friday/Saturday or Saturday/Sunday) are now available in limited quantities starting on Sept. 25th at 7 pm! Pricing is below!

UPDATE! Single day individual passes for Thursday/Friday/Sunday are now available in limited quantities!

Thank you to our sponsors:  





Our 2nd annual retreat is being hosted at the DoubleTree Hotel in Columbia, Maryland.  Our retreat runs for four wonderful days of sewing and social time.  We have reserved the ballroom from 1 pm Thursday, November 2nd to 5 pm on Sunday, November 5th.  Check out the schedule and class list that includes meal times and activities each day.

Registration includes multiple attendance options: a full retreat pass, or individual day passes (max two days/person).

Registration details, hotel information, and class sign-up information is below. All registration is closed on October 5th at 11:30 pm.

Registration Details
Registration includes multiple attendance options: a full retreat pass or individual day passes (max two days/person). Both day passes and full retreat pass includes your table space and food provided as follow:
  • Thursday: Afternoon coffee, tea, and snacks
  • Friday: Cold breakfast and lunch
  • Saturday: Cold Breakfast and evening social with appetizers
  • Sunday: Hot Breakfast buffet
Full retreat pass pricing: $175 for BMQG Members and General public registration 

BMQG Members Individual Day pricing: Thursday $30; Friday $55; Saturday $55 (Closed); Sunday $45
Individual Day passes are available to Baltimore MQG members only in limited quantities (max limit: two per person). Pricing is below and includes your table space and food provided above (except Thursday). 

RETREAT 2 DAY PASS SPECIAL  Limited quantity available September 25th 7 pm - October 5th midnight. Pass includes Retreat Swag bag, associated meals, and participation in raffle prizes.

Friday/Saturday Individual Pass: $110
Saturday/Sunday Individual Pass: $100


Baltimore MQG Member Registration: BMQG members, check your email for the access details. 


Cancellation: If you decide to cancel your registration we will attempt to pass your registration to someone on the wait list.  If successful, you will be refunded your registration fee minus a 20% "transfer fee."  If there is no one available to take your place, there will be no refund.  You may NOT transfer your registration to someone else, only we are able to make the transfer (and it will be based on the wait list).

Hotel Information
The BMQG Retreat is held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Columbia, MD in their Ballroom. Quilter's are not required to book a room at the hotel to attend the retreat. Special rates are available, please call the hotel, 410-997-1060, and let them know that you are with the Baltimore Modern Quilt Guild Retreat.
The number of rooms available and special rates are only guaranteed through Jul 15th, 2017. Please use this link to see which rooms are still available, there are still plenty of rooms with 2 double beds that will continue to be available past July 15th: Baltimore Modern Quilt Guild
  • Double/Queen or King room, $99/night
  • King Bed Junior Suite, $119/night
  • King Bed Master Suite, $139/night

Saturday Skills Classes

In addition to socialization and open sewing time, the retreat will have 4 skill based classes on Saturday, November 4th. Registration for classes will begin on September 18th. Each class will run 1.5 hours and cost $15 cash upon check in at the retreat (please bring cash with you). Use the link below to enter your name and email address.  

Class registration link (active September 18th at 7 pm)