For twelfth consecutive years the Spanish Patchwork Association (AEP) has been organising the International Patchwork Festival in Sitges. This year the event will take place from the 10-13 March 2016. Over these dates, the general public may view a variety of international exhibitions as well as the AEP exhibition of work that has been submitted by associates who are opting for an award. This year's theme is "Sal y Pimienta" (Salt & Pepper). There will be a variety of patchwork courses, children's workshops and a large Patchwork Fair with around 100 booths.