Tuesday, June 13, 2023

ZK2023 Events

 Details about items on the event schedule


Wed June 21 3PM-5:00PM – Hilton Level 3 

Th June 22 9AM-11AM, 1PM-3PM – Hilton Level 3

Check-in, and get your badge & awesome goodie bag

Classes and Designers

Classes are available Thursday through Friday and require registration prior to arrival. For for information visit: Classes Descriptions

Designers will have their own time slots. No prior registration is required.

Opening/Closing Ceremonies with Prize Drawings

Th June 22 4-5PM – Noseworthy I 

Sat June 24 5:30-6:30PM – Noseworthy I 

Let's all get together for a little administrati and tons of fabulous door prizes from our wonderful sponsors. You must be present to win, so don't miss out!

Photo Mirror - Better than a Booth!

Th June 22 7:30-10:30PM – Hilton Level 3 Atrium

Grab some friends and strike a pose! Each person in the picture gets their own strip of the pictures as a memento.  Bring your Twin and Twinning Items to the Photo Booth additional prize opportunity.

Pajama Party – Hello Event

Th June 22 7:30-10PM – Noseworthy I

Are you ready to have some fun and eat some fun food? This hello event is the the sheep's pajamas! We are having a party and you are all invited to wear your coolest PJs!  Smoothies and Cookies are on the menu!  

Singles Mingle

Wed June 22 8PM – Atrium 

Are you travelling alone or in a small group?  Come to this event to make new friends!

5K Run/Walk

Fri June 23 - 8:45AM Meet in Hilton Lobby for 9AM Start

Registered run/walkers will receive swag and be eligible for prizes. If you were unable to register, please feel free to run/walk on the public trails, or cheer on the participants. Any inclement weather cancellation notifications will be sent to the 5K email distribution list, as well as posted on Stockinette Zombies twitter. We will not run/walk if there is lightning, but will run/walk in the rain. For for information visit: Route & Register Prediction Times (due: June 18th)

Yarn Truck Rodeo

         Fri June 23 10:00AM – 3:00PM  - Knotty Woodpecker Parking Lot (307 East Center St)

         Trolley Circulator to the Rodeo & Hollandberry running from 11:00AM - 2:00PM loading at the north hotel entrance. A fun shopping experience and a chance to eat at Hollandberry! 

Meat & Cheese, Trail Mix Bar, and Dip & Breads

Fri June 23 3PM-4PM – Atrium

          Grab some fixings and have a nice afternoon snack!

Stitch Marker Swap

Fri June 24 5:00PM – Noseworthy I 

Bring some stitch-markers to swap with other people until you run out!

Group Photo

Fri June 23 5:30PM – Level 2 - 3 Escalator

Bring your smile! This photo will a memento available on the Internet to remember the good times and see your new knitting besties.

Knitwear Adoption

Fri June 23 4:30PM – Atrium

You knit it, you loved it, but it is no longer for you. This event will help you clean out your knitwear closet and find a new home that doesn't involve frogging a whole FO. Doesn't fit? Bring It! Not your colors? Bring It! What were you thinking? Bring It! Offer up items for adoption, and be someone's knitwear hero! Please note: You must be willing to give your item freely with nothing in exchange.

Key Note Speaker – Vincent Williams Jr

Fri June 24 8-9PM – Noseworthy I

"Inspirations: Tapping Into the Magic Around You"   

 Join us as Vincent shares his maker story, tips on how to find inspiration, fresh perspective, and even how to embrace the "I'm uninspired" experience as one navigates the ups, downs, twists, and turns of this wild ride we call life. 

Marketplace Shopping

Sat June 24 10AM-12PM – Private Market for retreat attendees - Noseworthy II & III

          Sat June 24 1PM - 3PM Public Market   A great shopping experience!  

Desserts with Friends! - Goodbye Event

Sat June 25 8PM – Atrium

We've knit, chatted, learned, and laughed together the last few days. Please join us in this celebratory dessert and gather together one last time to say goodbye.


1. There is no outside food or beverage in the ballrooms and classrooms.
2. The event day ends at 11:45pm. The Level 3 event space will need to be vacated and the space will be locked until morning.