Welcome to the Winnipeg Home + Garden Show!
Spring is (almost!) in the air, and it’s a great time to renew and refresh your home, inside and out. The Winnipeg Home + Garden Show is the most trusted resource to whip any space, inside or out, into shape, with innovation, inspiration and expert advice at every turn. We’ve brought together the industry’s most trusted experts to offer up practical advice, from buzzworthy celebrity guests to homegrown Winnipeg talent.
We’re beyond excited to welcome HGTV Canada’s Bryan Inc. Bryan and Sarah Baeumler. The charismatic husband & wife duo will be sharing practical advice and insight from years of experience renovating and designing.
You won’t want to miss HGTV Canada’s Home to Win stars Carson Arthur and Tiffany Pratt. As an outdoor design expert, Carson will help fulfill your garden dreams, just in time for the snow to melt. Tiffany’s vibrant and multi-faceted design philosophy has transformed countless spaces and homes in Canada. She makes a colourful and one-of-a-kind impression through her design work and fashion line.
From there, shop and consult more than 270 exhibitors and features designed to whip any home or garden into shape. There’s innovation, inspiration and expert advice at every turn at the Winnipeg Home + Garden Show. Get ready for four days of big ideas, trusted advice, and fresh inspiration. The best part? Satisfaction guaranteed - we’re so sure you’ll enjoy the show, we’ll refund your admission if you don’t!
We can’t wait to see you there.
Jenn Tait, Show Manager
The Urban Barn Main Stage presented by the Winnipeg Free Press
Seeking sweet relief on a home improvement project? Look no further than Canada’s most popular designers, gardeners, realtors and home improvement specialists on The Urban Barn Main Stage presented by the Winnipeg Free Press. Celebrity presenters including Bryan & Sarah Baeumler, stars of HGTV’s Bryan Inc., and Carson Arthur, star of HGTV’s series Home to Win, will join a line-up of local favourites to deliver insight to up your home and garden game in no time flat.
- Bryan and Sarah Baeumler (HGTV Canada’s Bryan Inc.)
- Tiffany Pratt
- Carson Arthur (HGTV Canada’s Home to Win)
- Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault (Rust-Oleum Spokesperson & Lifestyle Expert)
- Neil Harding, Sleep Country Canada
- Marc and Mandy, Canadian Home Trends Magazine
OPENING NIGHT HOUSEWARMING PARTY - Friday, April 6th 5-9PM presented by the Winnipeg Free Press and 99.1 Peggy
The 43rd annual Winnipeg Home + Garden Show toasts to its fresh new look with an evening of perks, prizes and celebration on Friday, April 6 starting at 5PM. Be one of the first 50 people through the doors and score a gift bag chock-full of goodies.
ASK A RENOVATOR presented by the Manitoba Home Builder's Association and Home Decor and Renovations Magazine
Would-be renovators, rejoice: direct access to the city’s top home improvement experts is at your fingertips! Grab your demo plans and blueprints, and drop in for a free consultation at Ask a Renovator. All it takes is 10 minutes - just enough time to avert disaster and start to make dream homes come true.
THE DESIGN STUDIO presented by Style Manitoba and 99.1 Peggy
Do you suffer from style paralysis? Are you stumped on how to turn your house into a home? The experts will see you now! Swing by for a free 15-minute consultation at the Design Studio, where industry pros will help you nail down your design style, craft a home makeover plan, and offer tried-and-true design advice. r, featuring jaw-dropping modern fixtures, furniture, accessories, and lighting design.
FLOFORM LOUNGE presented by Western Living
Great ideas take shape in the presence of comfort, inspiration – and a little liquid courage. The FLOFORM Lounge presented by the Winnipeg Free Press and designed by Interior Illusions is the place to snag a break from the action, take inspiration from your stylish surroundings, and toast to making those home improvements happen.
SPRING CLEAN presented by Nellie’s and 102.3 KiSS, designed by Premier Kitchen & Bath flooring provided by XL Flooring
Few things add to a home’s convenience like having a spot to do your own laundry. We will be showcasing one fabulous laundry room that will help show visitors how to get inspired to recreate these spaces in their own homes and organize their laundry rooms to make the most of every square inch!
EAT YOUR VEGGIES presented by Rust-Oleum to benefit Habitat for Humanity Manitoba
Eating your veggies has never tasted better! The Ultimate Upcycle Challenge is back with a fresh new twist to grow your greens and give back at the same time. Five local tastemakers are sprouting change by upcycling rescued items from ReStore into one-of-a-kind containers for herb and vegetable gardens, using only Rust-Oleum® paints and stains, and a $100 design budget. Place a silent auction bid on your favourite edible urban garden at the show and support Habitat for Humanity Winnipeg in the process - 100% of auction proceeds benefit the cause, helping to provide local families with a safe, affordable place to live.
WORKSHOP SERIES presented by 99.9 BOB FM
Your Pinterest board is about to come to life! Learn from the pros in this hands-on workshop series curated by some of Winnipeg’s finest local artisans such as Academy Florist and Jennifer Bianca Calligraphy.
SCATTERED SEEDS POP UP MARKET presented by 94.3 The Drive
Who’s in need of a little retail therapy? Scattered Seeds, Winnipeg’s favourite artisanal craft market, is showcasing a selection of the city’s emerging makers in a special home show pop-up edition. With one-of-a-kind pieces to take any wardrobe, jewellery box or art collection to whole new heights, shopping local has never been so chic.
Meet The Experts
Bryan & Sarah Baeumler
Bryan doesn’t believe he’s put in an honest day’s work unless he gets his hands dirty. A natural-born teacher, the Gemini-award winning host has been educating and entertaining viewers across Canada and the US since 2007 on the hit shows Disaster DIY, Canada’s Handyman Challenge, Leave it to Bryan and House of Bryan. Bryan’s quick wit and easy-going personality have made him a huge hit with viewers on all of his home renovation shows.
A few kids and number of hit TV shows later, Bryan continues to tackle home renovation projects, be the spokesperson for numerous products and expand his growing businesses to include Baeumler Approved and Baeumler Custom Cabinetry. Currently filming Bryan Inc. with wife Sarah, viewers will follow the couple on their journey as they flip two investment properties while balancing their busy home lives together.
In 2009, Sarah Baeumler joined husband Bryan on television as audiences watched the Baeumler’s create a custom 3,500 square foot home for their growing family in House of Bryan. Showcases of Sarah's keen sense of style and eye for luxury and practicality were exhibited throughout the show. Despite her love for the dance studio and managing her own business, she decided it was time to hang up her ballet slippers and help Bryan run their expanding business empire.
She was one of 20 network personalities to star on HGTV’s Home to Win as well as filming a new series, Bryan Inc., alongside her husband. Her passion for design and expertise in business enable Sarah to build a lifestyle brand that influences many across Canada. Her strong presence online continues to grow with her new website, sarahbaeumler.com and subscription box service, Sarah Delivered.
See them on The Urban Barn Main Stage
Presenting: All is Fair in Love and Reno’s
Friday, April 7 at 6PM & Saturday, April 8 at 1PM
As star of HGTV Canada’s Home to Win, Carson Arthur is an international landscape designer focused on environmentally friendly design, teaching homeowners how to raise the value of their homes through outdoor renovations. Catch Carson’s expert advice on making your outdoor space work for you and how to save your landscape investment. You’ll learn how to avoid the pitfalls, where to spend and save, and how to add value to your home from the outside. See real examples of outdoor makeovers and exactly how they impacted the value of the property.
See him on The Urban Barn Main Stage
Presenting: Why the fascination with growing food is going to revitalize gardening and what you can do in your own home and How to protect your outdoor investment in a changing marketplace: Urban Farming - Making Your Outdoor Spaces Work For You.
Friday, April 7 at 5PM
Saturday, April 8 at 3:30PM
Sunday, April 9 at 12PM
Tiffany Pratt is an interior designer, author, maker, and all-around rainbow-thrower! Her vibrant and multifaceted design philosophy has transformed countless spaces, events and people. She hosts shows on HGTV and is a regular guest expert on CityTV's Cityline. Tiffany recently released her first book, This Can Be Beautiful. Tiffany will offer advice to Calgarians on how to fearlessly bring a bright range of colours into your life and home. Get ready for a full spectrum of inspiration!
See her on The Urban Barn Main Stage
Presenting: Rainbow Connection: Fearlessly Bringing Colour Into Your Home & Life
Friday, April 7 at 4:00PM and Saturday, April 8 at 2:30PM
Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault
There's no denying that cosmetic updates can add great resale value to your home, but why wait to renovate until you're ready to sell? Join Cityline expert Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault as she discusses the real ROI on DIY for staging your home to stay, and she'll share her top fashionably frugal fixes to help you love your home again, both inside and out.
See her on The Urban Barn Main Stage
Presenting: Stage Your Home To Stay
Friday, April 7 at 7:30PM and Saturday April 8 at 4:30PM
Winnipeg Housing Market Facts
Facts sourced from the Manitoba Home Builders Association (2015).
1. 58% of all Winnipeg residents surveyed indicate that they have a renovation
project planned for the coming year. This is the highest percentage of any city
in Canada, tied with St. John’s Newfoundland.
2. Manitoba is the only province where every year for the past 12 years, more
money has been spent on renovations than new home construction.
3. Winnipeg has the third-oldest housing stock in Canada, behind only Halifax
and Montreal. Both of those cities were founded several hundred years before Winnipeg.
4. In Winnipeg, there are 9,100 jobs tied to renovation and repair – one of the
largest employers in the region. That figure increases to 14,900 for Manitoba.
5. In Winnipeg, $470 million in annual wages are resultant from the renovation
industry. That figure increases to $770 million for Manitoba.
What: The Winnipeg Home + Garden Show
Where: RBC Convention Centre, 375 York Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 3J3 Canada
Show Dates & Hours
Thursday, April 6th Noon – 9 pm
Friday, April 7th Noon – 9 pm
Saturday, April 8th 10 am – 9 pm
Sunday, April 7th 10 am – 6 pm
Show Venue & Location:
RBC Convention Centre
375 York Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 3J3
Adults (13+): $12.00
Adults (13+): ONLINE $9.00
Seniors (60+): $10.00
Seniors (60+): ONLINE $7.00
Seniors Friday before 5pm $5.00 (Box Office & Online)
Children 12 and under: FREE
Buy tickets online and save $3 at www.winnipeghomeandgardenshow.com
Help raise funds to help meet the tangible needs of children of all abilities in Manitoba by donating $1 or more to Variety the Children’s Charity when you purchase your ticket for the Winnipeg Home + Garden Show.
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