2021 ITINERARY & STITCHY BUS SCHEDULE

For paid attendees: Here are all the important notes & information you’ll need to know to get through the weekend! All the information below applies to BOTH weekends of Stitch-Con.

You will also have access to this same information upon arrival at Stitch-Con so don't worry about printing this before you get here.

DISCLAIMER: Stitch-Con 2021 is a CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC event.

If you are NOT a registered attendee you are NOT permitted inside

the Stitch-Con Stitching Room or Annex.

Keepsakes IS open to the public during Stitch-Con, but there will be NO open stitching.

ITINERARY

 

THURSDAY

  • 12pm: Check-In & Stitching Room Opens

  • 3pm: Hotel check-in at Hyatt, La Quinta, & LivINN

  • 4pm-6pm: Annex Sneak Peek

  • 7pm: Welcome Gathering in the Stitching Room

  • 9:30pm: Start packing to leave Stitching Room

  • 10pm: Stitching Room closes

  • 11pm-2am: Late-Night Stitching Room at La Quinta

 

FRIDAY

  • 8am: Stitching Room Opens

  • 4pm: Red Chip Smalls Exchange

  • 8:30pm: Raffles & Door Prizes

  • 9:30pm: Start packing to leave Stitching Room

  • 10pm: Stitching Room closes

  • 11pm-2am: Late-Night Stitching Room at La Quinta

 

SATURDAY

  • 8am: Stitching Room Opens

  • 11am: White Chip Smalls Exchange

  • 4pm: Blue Chip Smalls Exchange

  • 8:30pm: Raffles & Door Prizes

  • 9:30pm: Start packing to leave Stitching Room

  • 10pm: Stitching Room closes

  • 11pm-2am: Late-Night Stitching Room at La Quinta

 

SUNDAY

  • 8am: Stitching Room Opens

  • 9:30pm: Start packing to leave Stitching Room

  • 10pm: Stitching Room closes

IMPORTANT NOTES

  • The Stitching Room inside the Convention Center will be locked each night promptly at 10pm, until 8am the next morning. You can leave your projects, lights, stands, etc. in the room if you choose. Please be aware that we are not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

  • Please refrain from using perfumes as some people may have allergies.

  • Please wear your name tag inside the Convention Center & at Keepsakes, as it identifies you as a retreat participant.

  • A Concession Stand will be open at the Convention Center with snacks & drinks for purchase. Here are the hours for the event, however, the Concession Stand WILL CLOSE if sales are slow.

    • Thursday: 12pm – 6:30pm

    • Friday, Saturday, & Sunday: 9am – 7pm

  • The Convention Center has a strict NO ALCOHOL policy. Please respect it.

  • Masks are NOT required if you are fully vaccinated. Regardless of vaccination status, if you’re more comfortable wearing a mask, we encourage you to do so.

  • The Freebie Table & Brag Tables will be set up all weekend.

STITCHY BUS SCHEDULE

 

The Stitchy Bus will run in a loop, between the Convention Center, La Quinta, & Keepsakes throughout the weekend, unless otherwise specified. Please refer to the schedule below for specific times & where to locate the Stitchy Bus. Please be on time to the shuttle as it will NOT wait for you if you are late. This schedule will be posted at various locations for your convenience.

THURSDAY

  • 1:30pm: Shuttle leaves Convention Center – begins loop

  • 4:30pm: Last shuttle from Keepsakes – ends loop at Convention Center

  • 5pm-7pm: NO SHUTTLE SERVICE

  • 7pm-9pm: Shuttle service between Convention Center & La Quinta

 

FRIDAY

  • 8am: Shuttle leaves La Quinta – begins loop

  • 4:30pm: Last shuttle from Keepsakes – ends loop at Convention Center

  • 5pm-7pm: NO SHUTTLE SERVICE

  • 7pm-9pm: Shuttle service between Convention Center & La Quinta

 

SATURDAY

  • 8am: Shuttle leaves La Quinta – begins loop

  • 4:30pm: Last shuttle from Keepsakes – ends loop at Convention Center

  • 5pm-7pm: NO SHUTTLE SERVICE

  • 7pm-9pm: Shuttle service between Convention Center & La Quinta

 

SUNDAY

  • 8am-10am: Shuttle service between La Quinta & Convention Center