The 33rd annual Calgary Home + Garden Show is coming up on February 27 to March 2, 2014 and our Century 21 Power Realty office has tickets to give away to our Valued Clients! Anyone wanting tickets, please be in touch with your local Century 21 PowerRealty.ca agent. We have a limited number of tickets, so act fast to reserve yours now!
Here are more details about the show or visit website http://www.calgaryhgs.com/CHS/EventsHome.aspx:
SHOW DATES & TIMES
Thursday, February 27th 12 noon – 9:00 pm
Friday, February 28th 12 noon – 9:00 pm
Saturday, March 1st 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday, March 2nd 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
BMO Centre & Corral, Stampede Park, 20 Roundup Way SE, Calgary, AB
Adults: ONLINE $12
Seniors (60+): $12
Seniors (60+): ONLINE $9
Seniors Thurs. & Fri. before 5pm $6 (Box Office & Online)
Children 12 and under: FREE
Buy tickets online and save $3 courtesy of Homestars at www.calgaryhomeshow.com
State Farm Main Stage
Spring cleaning takes on a whole new meaning with inspiration from Canada’s top design, renovation and real estate experts on the State Farm Main Stage. Armed with insight from past projects and years of on-the-job experience, live presenters including HGTV’s Bryan Baeumler and Tommy Smythe, plus the city’s top local experts, will dole out their top tips to take any home from underwhelming to outstanding. Intimidating designspeak need not apply. Presented by HGTV.
The Garden Stage
Calling all green thumbs! Cultivate your gardening know-how with Canada’s top outdoor experts at The Garden Stage. Professional planters and garden aficionados will share tips on how to make plots so perfect, every neighbour will be green with envy. Presented by CREB®Now.
SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS: ONE DAY ONLY!
The Calgary Home + Garden Show will showcase the latest home improvement must-haves with a day of renovation-based revelry featuring snacks, sips and perks for all. Get the goods early at the hottest design party of the season while enjoying world-class entertainment, the company of Calgary’s creative insiders and plenty of surprises all night long. Don’t miss the fashion event of the season on the State Farm Main Stage at 7pm, when the Style Guys take to the catwalk to showcase some of the city’s trendiest selections, as modeled by local media celebrities.
Thursday, February 27, Noon-9pm
Dominion Lending Centre Family Friendly Day
Moms and pops, mark your calendars! Gather the little ones for an afternoon of kid-friendly festivities and money-savvy tips from Dominion Lending Centres. Visit the State Farm Main Stage for a host of G-rated activities including crafts, face painting, temporary tattoos and snuggles with adoptable puppies from the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society. Since no kiddie party is complete without a goodie bag, stop by early to grab an exclusive grab bag brimming with treats.
Friday, February 28, Noon-5PM
Ask an Expert
Stumped on style? Interior decorating experts, professional landscapers and certified contractors will tackle design dilemmas of all kinds with free, 10-minute consultations for beleaguered renters and harried homeowners alike. Come equipped with swatches and sketches to receive the best advice in the biz – no decorating topic denied! Presented by Intact Insurance and Western Living.
HomeStars Help Desk
Have a Pinterest board full of design ideas but not sure where to start? Chat with an expert at the Help Desk for tips and tricks to turn any home improvement dream into a reality. Kick your project into high gear by stopping by the Hall B entrance or the breezeway between Hall C & D. There’s no time like the present to get cracking on your next project, big or small.
Nu Smart Home
Experience the next generation of at-home comfort in the Nu Smart Home. Control the thermostat, window coverings, lighting, entertainment system and so much more, all with just the touch of a button. With a house this smart, decked out in the future’s answer to home automation, you can rest easy knowing your creature comforts are unified under one streamlined system. It’s as easy as point, click, control. Presented by Nu Automations and Revolve Furnishings.
Better Gnomes & Gardens
Inspired by the world-renowned Chelsea Flower Show’s decision to lift a century-long ban on garden gnomes in 2013, Calgary’s movers and shakers will show off their creative flair by turning a plain garden gnome into a whimsical treasure. Guests can bid on their favourites to benefit Grow Calgary, Canada’s largest urban agricultural farm dedicated to providing fresh produce to all Calgarians by way of the Calgary Interfaith Food Bank. All proceeds benefit Grow Calgary.
Just like flowers in spring, old household items are getting a second chance at life. Local florist Lil’ Pink Daisy is freshening up found objects to be recycled into stylish outdoor planters. Head over to the concourse to delight your senses – it’s okay to stop and smell the roses! Presented by Lil’ Pink Daisy.
The Beer Garden
Head over to the Corral to take a load off and grab a brew, or two! Wander through beautifully landscaped greenery while sipping a pint of local beer and snacking on goodies from some of YYC’s greatest food trucks. BBQ season feels one day closer with a cold one in hand!
Relax sans guilt in this luxurious lounge, refreshment and Avenue Magazine in hand. Styled by Calgary’s Alykhan Veliji with reclaimed décor from SALVAGE, his latest design endeavour, and conveniently located adjacent to the State Farm Main Stage, this chic space will invite you to press pause without missing any of the action. Grab a drink and snag some snacks while reading up on all the latest home décor trends! Presented by Avenue Magazine.
Food Truck Alley
Foodies take note! Some of YYC’s favourite rolling restaurants are making a pit stop. Score top-notch eats from the king’s of Calgary’s latest food craze, including Fiasco Gelato. Follow the scent of sweet, salty goodness just outside the Corral to get your fix and take a seat in the Food Truck Lounge. Drooling yet? Presented by YYC Food Trucks.
Cozy Custom Cottages
Experience what it would be like to escape to a home away from home in Expert Home’s cozy cottage. Engineered with a lifetime of pleasure and versatility, and built to stand the test of time, this delightful abode (and all if its inviting custom features) will transport you to a serene oasis in the mountains, next to the lake or wherever your heart desires! Presented by Expert Homes.
About the Calgary Home + Garden Show: The Calgary Home + Garden Show has been a staple in consumers’ calendars since 1981, attracting more than 60,000 qualified visitors every spring. Produced by Marketplace Events, the show features high-interest exhibits, high-profile industry personalities and the latest home and lifestyle trends. Marketplace Events produces 34 home shows in 21 markets that collectively attract 1.5 million attendees and another 1.7 million unique web visitors