main stage

The Main Stage

Look no further than the Main Stage presented by The Brick & the Edmonton Journal for exciting presentations with practical and innovative information you can use.  Prepare to be inspired by experts such as Andre Chevigny, host of HGTV’s Timber Kings, and other top authorities who share their tried-and-true advice for every home improvement project.  
Located in Hall B

Presented by:                                                  Designed By:                                                         
the brick edmonton journal     the diy mommy logo

garden stage

The Garden Stage  

Professional planters and green-thumbs-in-training alike, prepare to cultivate your gardening know-how with Canada’s top outdoor experts.  This spring, don’t settle for fake plants and flowers: No matter your budget, style, or size of space, our experts will provide you with tips, tricks and inspiration to help make your gardening dreams a reality. Whether in your yard or on your balcony, learn how to make your garden flourish and have your entire block green with envy!
Located in Hall F

Presented by:               Designed by:                         Plants Provided by: 
ched logo       pink daisy     silk plant

cooking stage

The Cooking Stage

At the Cooking Stage it’s all about eating and entertaining! Step into our ultra-modern, high-design kitchen and learn to prepare healthy, delicious meals alongside some of Alberta’s finest culinary experts. Audience members will not only take home scrumptious recipes showcasing local products, but will also have the chance to sample expertly-created dishes, win culinary prizes and score one-on-one consultations with featured cooking talent.  
Located in Hall C

Presented by:                                 Furnished by: 
the tomato


    He SHED She SHED Beer Gardens backyard beer gardens

“He shed” it needs to be bigger! “She shed” it needs to be neater. Why can’t you have it both ways? Wind down and relax with a drink and a bite in the beer gardens presented by Shed Solutions and discuss your future shed plans together! With a wide variety of local and international brews to sip and two different sheds to choose from, including a 'he shed' and 'she shed' themed tent, you'll have plenty of inspiration to help you get the conversation (and your next shed) just right.

Located in Hall A

Presented by:                      
shed solutions the bear tsn logo
Furnished by:                      Landscaped by: 
patio solutions     hml logo

backyard wars

Backyard Wars

What's a sure sign that spring is around the corner? A little leisurely landscaping challenge, of course! Don't miss all the action at the second annual Backyard Wars! Four incredible local landscapers will use their design prowess and battle it out for the best backyard space. Vote for your favourite design to help one participant win a $1,000 cash prize or a free booth space at the 2017 Home + Garden show! You will then have a chance to win a $250 visa gift card. 

Located in Hall F

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Presented by: Cisn Country FM Logo

Participants Include: 
rcl jansen landscaping
isle group logo pentagon logo

ask an expert

Ask an Expert

Direct access to the industry's top professionals are at your fingertips! Avoid decorating, landscaping and renovation disasters by using our expert resources for relevant and stylish advice! Bring your photos, paint swatches, questions and samples to the experts for free one-on-one 15 minute, complimentary consultations.  

Located in Hall C

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Presented by:          Designed by: 
Classic Rock K97 Logo          elite interior design

Floral Design Competition

Friday afternoon at the Garden Stage is the place to be! Western Canada's Top 20 floral designers will visit the show and go head-to-head, petal to the medal for an incredible opportunity (and some amazing prizes!). Contestants will be given two-three floral arrangement themes to work with in front of attendees and judges. The top three finalists will compete for the grand prize – representing Canada in an all-expenses paid trip to the 2016 Gateway to the Americas Cup. If you miss the live action, you’ll be able to spot the creations and bid on your favourites in Hall F all weekend long.

Located in Hall F

Click here for a full list of competitors! 

Presented by: heather logo the bounce logo
Cory Christopher

Spring Garden Market & Garden Hose Wreath Workshops

Below zero temperatures, slippery roads and the not-quite-spring blues got you down? We have a remedy for that! Fresh-cut flowers and wreaths are the easiest way to perk up any space, no matter what time of year. Be sure to swing by the Cory Christopher's SPRING GARDEN MARKET for the season’s most beautiful blooms, plants and all things Spring. Don't forget to sign up for the do-it-yourself wreath building workshop, a fresh floral arranging workshop or a DIY Demo to learn how to add a touch of spring to your home! 

Located in Hall A

Presented by: cory logo  fresh logo

a walk in the park

A Walk in the Park 

The birds chirping, the fragrant florals blooming, and the warm air telling you it’s time to take off your coat and enjoy a Walk in the Park. We’ve waited all winter long for the spring flavours to greet our senses and you can experience them here on the show floor now. RCLcanada will transform 2,000 square feet in Hall A into a spring park wonderland. Large trees, decorative paving stone patios, a stunning water feature and an abundance of green space to enjoy. And to get you thinking of your next project RCLcanada will also be performing live consultations and architectural drawings with our award winning designer.

Located in Hall A

Presented by: 
rcl capital
Featuring: julie's alpine garden


Ask a TECH -
The Car Experts

Whether new or used, the anatomy that makes up your automobile is ever changing! Curious to know why the A/C goes on when you turn on the defrost? Is learning how to get the most from your backup camera on the top of your to-do list? Perhaps you simply need a tire changing refresher. For your auto tech questions, Go Auto's mechanics have the answers for you! Be sure to stop by the Go Auto booth to better understand how your vehicle works.

Located in Hall A 

Presented by: go auto logo

food truck eatery

Food Truck Alley 

After a long winter break, they’re back! Some of Edmonton's most reveled eateries have awoken from hibernation to satisfy your cravings!  Come visit five of your favourite food trucks located in Hall A.  Want to rest your weary feet?  Take your food to go and sit and enjoy the tasty eats in the He Shed She Shed Beer Gardens, or the family friendly seating area located next to the trucks.

Located in Hall A

Presented by: virgin logo

Jackie O's
Smokehouse BBQ
The Stuffed Gourmet Sausage Company 
Happy Fish

The Design home

The Design Home

Curious to know which trends will make a bold new comeback this year? Not sure if the latest Pantone shades are right for you? Experience at-home comfort in the all-new, custom-built Design Home, presented by The Edmonton Journal.   Tour our 1,000 sq. ft. showhome featuring 2016’s latest trends in design and decor. Find fresh new ideas in custom cabinetry to the newest furniture, home accessories and lighting design.  Interact with new products, speak directly with the experts and take home ideas for your next renovation.

Located in Hall A

Click here for a full list of suppliers and more information on this feature! 

Presented by:                      Designed by:                            Furnished by:           
edmonton journal       wicket blue     reside      
   Landscaped by: rcl

Floform Lounge


If you need to relax and rejuvenate after a long day at the show, saunter over to our chic, design-inspired ​FLOFORM Lounge.  Join us in our quiet nook for a glass of wine and a great meal to put the pep back into your step. Give your feet a break from walking the show floor without losing out on all the action – the lounge is in perfect view of the main stage!

Located in Hall B

Presented by:                                    Designed by:                  
floform logo        house of j logo    
    Furnished by: 

telus future home

The Telus Future Home 

The future is here, now with the TELUS Future Home. In partnership with communities throughout Western Canada, TELUS is building a fibre optic network that will revolutionize the way we live our lives. With blazing fast speeds of 150 Mbps, you’ll enjoy the most reliable connection, the ability to watch streaming video in ultra-HD quality, and more. The 560-square-foot Home showcases some of the most cutting-edge technology available today and provides a sneak peek at smart-home innovations. It is a n immersive technology experience that demonstrates how technology will help us to live more efficiently than ever before.
*Image provide by Telus 

Located in Hall F

Presented by: telus home logo  

upcycle planted photoUltimate Upcycle Challenge: Planted! 

A seat sowing seeds? A table trimming the topsoil? Local celebrity and media personalities imagination’s are hard at work! Join us in having some fun while supporting a great cause in our community. Armed with $50 gift cards from Michael’s, our challengers have been tasked with choosing a piece of furniture to transform into an indoor or outdoor floral planter! Prepare to be spring garden inspired with this fun challenge - even take one home for yourself!
*images provided by free commons 

Located in Hall B

Presented by: rust-oleum  In Support of: habitat  Florals Provided by: heather logo



Your home is your canvas and your personality is one-of-a-kind. Stop by M(art)ket and get your home décor down to a fine, uniquely you, art. Curated collections from local painters, photographers and sketch artists will offer up plenty of artsy allure for every space and budget. Bare walls, be warned – your time is up.  
Located in Hall B
Participants include:
Fischer Jones Galleries
Modish Metal Art
Cathy Bible
Morse Code Love Prints
And more!

help desk

The Help Desk 

Hardwood floors desperate for a refinish? Master bath begging for fresh tiles? Look no further than the Help Desk presented by CISN Country, where a slew of experts will provide tips and trade secrets to nudge your home improvement project in the right direction. Stop by the Help Desk just inside the Hall C Entrance or the Help Desk located at the back of Hall E.  Asking for help is the first step to success!

Located in Halls C & E 

Presented by: Cisn Country FM Logo

Sweets & Treats

How about a bowl so soup to go with your new bow saw? Or a latte after you picked out your new linoleum? Home renovations can really build up that appetite, but we’ve got you covered. Over 8 local vendors will be at the show serving up some fantastic food so you can get back to realizing your dream projects! From homemade jerky to artisan sweets, you can grab a bite without missing a second of the show. Come and see what’s on the menu!
Located in Hall B 

Participants Include:
Canada Sweet Shop
Going Nuts
Northern Mountain Foods
Pearson's Berry Farm
he Soup Company
And more!

lexus test driveTest Drives 

Who calls shotgun? It’s time to find the perfect accessory for your driveway! Lexus is kicking things into high gear, showcasing their new, up and coming products at the show, plus they’ll be hosting test drives of their most popular vehicles. Talk about a joy ride!
*Image provided by Lexus of Edmonton 
Located in Hall E

Presented by: lexus logo

fashion + furniture fairway

Fore! Fashion and golf go hand-in-hand, as does a comfortable place to rest your feet after the big game. Watch out for this season’s hottest trends in fashion and furnishings from Kingsway located in the concourse between Hall E and Hall C. Even if your game isn’t perfect, now’s the time to give yourself a mulligan and enjoy the inspiration! Stop by and enter our contest to win a great prize pack featuring Kingsway Mall and RedTail Landing Golf Course. 
Located in the Breezeway between Halls C & E
*Image provided by free commons

Presented by: kingsway logo  
Featuring: red tail landing logo