If you’ve ever spent an afternoon watching home renovation shows and silently wishing your house looked like that, here’s some truth for you: You can find all the tools you need to get there at the BC Home + Garden Show.
The 47th annual BC Home + Garden Show is taking over BC Place from Wednesday, February 21 to Sunday, February 25. And it’s going to leave you positively inspired.
This year’s show is set to be the biggest one yet, featuring 425 trusted brands and local companies that have what you need to upgrade your home and garden right in time for spring. Plus, Canada’s biggest names in the home improvement industry will be taking to the Main Stage.
For the first time ever in Vancouver, HGTV Canada’s Brian McCourt, Sarah Keenleyside, Danielle Bryk, and Kenny Gemmill, will be presenting on the Main Stage.
Brian has more than 13 years experience as a renovation specialist and Sarah has a signature approach to interiors, a result of a background in art and design, coupled with global influences due to extensive travel. So yes, the Backyard Builds stars’ advice will help you streamline your design process.
Home to Win and Bryk House designer Danielle has the ability to create beautiful spaces on a limited budget by making use of common sense and endless creativity. Take notes during her talk and you’ll be able to perfectly transform your Vancouver studio into something amazing.
Real estate and renovation expert and star of Love it or List it, Kenny will be sharing need-to-know information on how you can upgrade your space.
While show favourite, author, and landscape designer/host of HGTV’s Critical Listing, Green Force, Room to Grow, and Home to Win, Carson Arthur, will be returning to the Main Stage and discussing the ‘best spots to renovate’ on February 23 and 24.
The show has been a staple on many Vancouverites’ calendars since 1971, and draws in over 55,000 visitors every year. So yes, you’ll want to add it to your calendar right now!
Tickets to the show are on sale now: $16 for adults and $13 for seniors at the box office. You can snap yours up online in advance via the BC Home + Garden Show website and save $3 when you do, courtesy of RenovationFind.com.
Don’t sweat if you’re not sure what your style is just yet, you’ll have no trouble finding inspiration at the show where satisfaction is guaranteed. And if you’re not feeling satisfied, you’ll get your admission fee back!
When: February 21 to 25
- Wednesday, February 21; 4 to 9 pm
- Thursday, February 22; 12 to 9 pm
- Friday, February 23; 12 to 9 pm
- Saturday, February 24; 10 am to 9 pm
- Sunday, February 25; 10 am to 6 pm
Where: BC Place – 777 Pacific Boulevard
Price: $16 for adults ($13 online) | $13 for seniors ($10 online, $6 before 6 pm on Thursday and Friday) | Free for children 12 and under – Tickets available via BC Home + Garden Show