LOCAL AND NATIONAL CELEBRITIES
Local and national experts will provide their insight, including Jason Cameron from DIY Network's Desperate Landscapes. Also appearing will be Andy and Candis Meredith from HGTV/DIY Network's Old Home Love.
Click here to see a full list of our speakers and celebrities.
Stroll Through the Feature Gardens
Take a break from winter and experience a little bit of spring as you stroll through the fabulous feature gardens.
The feature gardens are sure to provide the inspiration, ideas and new gardening trends attendees will be looking for to get their gardens in shape for spring. Check out new landscaping styles, an eclectic and wide variety of plants, tips for functionality and an abundance of gardening ideas from many of Iowa's top landscapers! Landscapers will be on hand to answer questions and assist with landscaping needs.
For more details on the Feature Gardens, click here.
HOME TWEET HOME
Young beneficiaries of the Des Moines Ronald McDonald House will be invited to draw their dream house, and then see it come to life as a birdhouse, thanks to the talents of Central Iowa’s top media personalities, designers and tastemakers. Attendees can participate in a silent auction to walk away with their favorite birdhouse. All proceeds will benefit the Des Moines Ronald McDonald House.
SMALL SPACE LIVING
The latest building and housing craze right now is small space living. The Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity|Restore will have on display just that. Come visit the “Studio in a Box,” and see how you can live with less space and fewer possessions and find out if small space living is for you.
Catch presentations at THE INSPIRATION STAGE, featuring local and national expert in Home and Garden. Designed by Meghan Blum Interiors.
Check out The Market, a unique shopping experience that features home décor, pottery, gifts and unique items for all garden enthusiasts. Find that one of a kind garden piece or beautiful artwork for your home. A cornucopia of gift ideas for your home and landscape await you at The Market. Don't miss it! (located in the skywalk)
The Wine Village is a favorite of show attendees. Enjoy samples from many Iowa wineries and take home a bottle or two. New to the Wine Village this year is Ulrich's Meat Market. Stop by their booth to sample and purchase some of their delicious and famous Pella Bologna.
The annual plant Sale
This annual event which occurs after 5:00 p.m. on Sunday is a buying frenzy where guests can get some great bargains from landscapers at the show. Sale items include, flowers, bushes and trees!
HERO DAY is Friday, February 10th. We recognize the dedication and sacrifices made every day by our local heroes. To show our appreciation, all past and present law enforcement officers, firefighters and military personnel will receive free admission to the show. THIS OFFER DOES NOT EXTEND TO FAMILY MEMBERS. ONE COMPLIMENTARY TICKET PER ID. To receive a complimentary admission, simply show your valid ID at the Box Office. For your service and sacrifice, we thank you. *Offer is valid on Friday only.*