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It's Cynthia's Spectacular Sixty-fifth Birthday Celebration and YOU'RE INVITED!!

#1. Cynthia's Big Birthday Block Bonanza Raffle!
Do you want a chance to win 20 completed blocks to make the Memoirs Quilt? Here's how it works... We have prepared two different block kits featuring fabric from the Memoir's Collection from Moda, which can be used to make a beautiful "two block" quilt called Memoirs. To participate in the raffle for 20 completed blocks: 1) Purchase a block kit (our choice) online or by phone between April 1 and 30, 2021 for just $2.99. (Shipping $2.00 extra).  2) Sew your block(s). 3) Return the block(s) to the store, either in person or by mail: 35 King Street North, Cookstown, ON L0L 1L0.

On May 15th, we will draw winners for 20 completed blocks to make the Memoirs Quilt from all the block entries received. How fun!


#2. Cynthia's Favourite Quilt Kit Special!
Introducing "POSTCARD FROM SWEDEN" a splash of Kona Solids! Each kit includes sufficient fabric to make either size 48" x 60" -OR- 60" x 75". (Binding not included.) Pattern download:

Regular Price: $129.99 | Birthday Price: $99.99


#3. Virtual Storewide Sale April 8-11, 2021 - 15% off!
15% off any phone or online purchase. Use Promo Code BIRTHDAY at checkout. (Batting and previously discounted items are excluded.)


#4. Prizes!
What better way to celebrate all things "birthday" and share the joy than a fabulous treasure trove of prizes! Every customer who makes a purchase during the month of April will be entered in a draw for a chance to win: 1 of 65 Gift Certificates (5 - $65 | 60 - $10). Prize winners will be selected by random draw on May 1, 2021. Gift certificates are valid until December 31, 2021 (the end of our BIG year!) NOTE: This is in addition to our regular BIG YEAR prizes of $100, $65 and $50 which are awarded every month throughout 2021.

#5. Just Because! (While quantities last)


Flowers on Friday: Anyone coming to pick up at the store on Friday, April 9th will receive a fresh flower with their package just to brighten your day!

Sweets on Saturday: Anyone coming to pick up at the store on Saturday, April 10th and receive a tasty treat!


Country Concessions Store has RELOCATED!

We have moved around the corner to 35 King St. N, Cookstown.

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We have unpacked, and our new location is ready to welcome you - pending COVID restrictions of course! We look forward to seeing you in the store in person once again as soon as the province-wide lockdown for April/May 2021 is over.


Curbside pickup is still available - call or go on line to place an order for your quilting supplies! We try to get your parcels ready within a day or so if everything is in stock. During sales, we may take a little longer.

Regular store hours: Mon - Sat 10am-5pm & Sun 1-4pm

Here are some general instore shopping rules once we open after COVID lockdown.

  • Please keep your group SMALL. Shop alone or with only one other companion. No large groups please.

  • Keep 6 feet from other shoppers and staff members. At the cash, respect our COVID barriers and stay behind them at all times. Pay with non-contact payment methods if at all possible.

  • All persons in the store will be required to wear a mask fully covering their nose, mouth and chin at all times.

  • Review our screening information and ensure that you are safe to enter the store.

  • Sanitize your hands on entry.

  • Record your name and telephone on our contact tracing sheet.

  • And, finally, BE KIND! We and our staff are doing our best to keep us all safe and to be able to stay open. If a staff member reminds you of any of our safety protocols, do not take it personally. It is their job to help us do what we can to keep our friendly shop open for you and all other quilters to enjoy!


We have been in business for 10 years!

We are moving in February!

We have some big milestone birthdays to celebrate!

To celebrate "Our Big Year", we are going to draw THREE names from our in-store/ curbside/ online customers. We will give away 3 gift certificates each month:

  • a $50 gift certificate to represent Shannon's big number

  • a $65 gift certificate to honour Cynthia's senior citizen milestone :-)

  • a $100 gift certificate to recognize and celebrate our 10 years together in business!


COVID-19 Update - March 8, 2021


Online Shopping: Our online store is open 24/7! Don't see what you're you're looking for? Please email or telephone us with your specific product request.


In Store Shopping: CLOSED. As of April 8th, our store is closed during the province-wide Covid lockdown. 

Free Curbside Pickup: If you would like to save on shipping, just select "Porch Pickup" in your online order and we will hold the order for your contact-free pickup. Please wait for a pickup notification (about 5-7 days). Porch Pickup Hours are: Monday-Saturday, 10am-5pm & Sunday 1-4pm (Closed Holidays). Upon arrival, you can come in, or if you would like to remain outside, ring the doorbell or call the store (705-458-4546) and someone will place your parcel at the front door. We can serve one pickup at a time.

Shipping: If you are unable to take advantage of free Porch Pickup, we offer $5 flat rate shipping for purchases under $150, or FREE shipping for purchases over $150. We use Canada Post. If the item is oversized, it is sent Expedited and you will receive a tracking number - otherwise, you will not get a notification. Please be patient - it is taking about 20 days to deliver your package.

Returns: Unfortunately we cannot accept or process returns during COVID-19.


Payment: We are taking tap payment debit and credit at this time.

Thank you for supporting your local Quilt Shop!

Shop with Trendtex and Country Concessions


Trendtex Catalogue of Cottons, Batiks, Flannels and Precuts from Moda, Hoffman, RJR, Stof, Benartex, Michael Miller and Lewis & Irene are available to you!

SHOP DIRECTLY with one of our Canadian distributors, Trendtex - and when you use our code at checkout, we will receive a portion of the proceeds. A win-win for both of us! You get to access an extensive catalogue of fabrics that we may not carry - and you support our store!


1. Visit Trendtex Website: and shop. At checkout in the "Retail Partner Box", use our code: COU021     (letters C, O, U, numbers 0, 2, 1). TrendTex will ship to your home or our store for pickup for a flat fee of $15. If your order is over $149 (before tax), your order is shipped for FREE!

Spring Quilt Show Winners (June 15, 2020)

THANK YOU to 121 participants who entered Country Concessions' Virtual Spring 2020 Quilt Show. You are ALL WINNERS in our books!

And THANK YOU to everyone who voted. To our delight there were 1,592 online voters who cast 4,770 votes. We appreciate your interest and support of all the quilters who entered their beautiful work in the Show.

Check out the winners and all the lovely quilt entries!