Our BIG Flagship Event - 36 Years of Success!
The Big Spring Home & Garden Show!
 
 
FREE Admission & Parking!
Please Bring Canned Food Donations For FOOD for Lane County
Lane County Convention Center - Fairgrounds
Thursday           5-9pm
Friday                 5-9pm
Saturday   10am-8pm
 Sunday      10am-5pm 
 
2015 Official Show Sponsors
 
                                 
                                                           
                 

     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Meet!  Melinda Myers
 The National Garden Expert
  
Nationally known gardening expert, TV/radio host, author &   columnist Melinda Myers is the host of the nationally syndicated Melinda's Garden Moments TV and radio program and has authored over 20 gardening books, including Can’t Miss Small Space Gardening.  Melinda is a columnist and contributing editor for Birds & Blooms magazine, writes for Gardening How-To  magazine and has a “Gardeners’ Questions” newspaper column. Melinda is also the host of The Great Courses “How to Grow Anything” DVD series .   She has a master’s degree in horticulture, is a certified arborist and was a horticulture instructor with tenure. With over 30 years of experience, she’sreceived numerous awards for her work, including the national American Horticultural Society’s B.Y. Morrison Communication Award.  Myers’ website, www.melindamyers.com, features videos, podcasts, year round gardening tips and much more.  
 
 
Melinda Myers ~ Speaking 3 Days!
Friday 6pm   &  Sunday 11:30am in The Project Stage:
"Small Space Gardens - Creative Ideas for Small Yards, or for Creating Intimate Gardens in Large Lots" 
Win Garden Prizes! 
Book Signing of Small Space Gardens to Follow Talk
 
Saturday 11:30am &  Sunday 2pm in The Project Stage
"Containers for Every Size & Style of Landscape – Discover Great Ideas for Mixing Edibles, Flowers & Shrubs for Stunning Plantings"
Win Garden Prizes!
Book Signing of Small Space Gardens to Follow Talk
 
Saturday 4:30 pm  in The Project Stage
"Low Maintenance, Big Impact Perennial Gardens – Ideas for Stunning Year Round Perennial Combinations with Low Maintenance" 
Win Garden Prizes!
Book Signing of Small Space Gardens to Follow Talk
 
2015 Show Highlights: 
  • Over 300 Home & Garden Exhibits!  Shop, Compare, Enjoy!
  • NEW!  Tour Landscaper Showcase Gardens in Full Bloom all located in EXPO HALL #2   
  • MORE Plant & Bulb Sales - 8 Nurseries in One Place
  • Home & Garden How-To's ~ Dig it, Remodel it, Spring Projects
     
             John Fischer                     Mary-Kate Mackey                                
          "The Relaxed Gardener"                       Garden Writer
Edible Gardens. Drip Irrigation. Fruits.   Small Trees & Autumn Color
            
DIG into DIRT!  Seminars with NW Garden Experts!
Dig into Dirt with the Northwest's Best Garden Writers, Authors, Experts & Landscape Pros!  Presenting John Fischer ~ "The Relaxed Gardener" is speaking Thursday, Saturday & Sunday.
On Friday Sunset Columnist and Garden Writer Mary-Kate Mackey is presenting Plants for Autumn Glory in the Garden, and on Saturday Mary-Kate will present Small Trees Play Big Roles - Choice Trees that Won't Outgrow their Welcome!  Learn from our vendors on Creating Living Wreaths, Growing Dahlias, Shrub & Tree Care in Drought Years, and Great Soil Biology.   OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners will be teaching Veggie Gardens 101, Spring Pruning, Composting, Sustainable Landscaping, and Growing Herbs.   
 
17 Remodel it Now!  Seminars
Plan your visit around one of the 17 Remodeling Seminars.  If counter replacement, cabinets, wall removal, or additions on your "To Do" list, plan your visit around the Remodel seminars.  Learn about Building Secondary Dwellings, Demystify Remodel & Construction Contracts, Budgeting for Maximum Value in Remodels, Kitchen and Bathroom Designs, Aging in Place, Inspiring Bathrooms & Kitchens, Whole Home Remodels, New Ideas for New Kitchens, and New Home or Remodel? What's Right for You.  
 
Click on the H&G Seminar Tab to the left to see the entire line-up of excellent seminars and how-to's!
 
2015 Tour the Stunning Showcase Gardens Gardens in Full Bloom!  In the Expo Halls!
Tour gorgeous gardens in full bloom!  Designers & Landscapers have been planning these themed gardens for months.  Discover the creativity and talent of these dedicated landscapers that know how to bring the outside -  inside!  This year's gardens will be packed with more color, more splash, and more style than ever!   Each Garden will demonstrate how your Garden Party is so much better when professional landscapers light up your garden!
 
Join "A Giant Garden Party" just inside the Expo Halls.  Get your groove on in a garden packed with bold sweeps of spring color.  Experience the largest Landscaper's Garden Showcase Ever!
  • Tour "A River Runs Through It" created by Burch's Landscaping Service. Meander down the paths, enjoy the music and the sounds of water raging through this springtime garden with bold swaths of spring color.
  • Step into your own organic feast accented by spring bloom in the "Urban Table Garden" created by Sustainable Solutions Landscape Garden & Irrigation  
  • Expertience "Never Far From Nature" created by The Country Gardener featuring a fantasy of floating decks, water and woodland plantings of delicate spring blossoms dancing to the sounds of cascading waterfalls. 
  • Explore "At the Forest's Edge Garden" a garden created by Duckworth's Landscaping featuring woodland water and native plants racing downhill into a city garden with paths, decking and planting beds of swirling spring color!  

Located in the Convention Center - North Hall

  • "Classic Garden with a Tasty Twist" created by Graham Landscape & Design.  Enjoy a northwest garden ripe with the opportunity to nibble!  Espallied fruit trees, berries and herbs comingled with year round structural plantings and splashes of spring color. 

 

Win Valuable KEZI-9 Prizes! In the Expo Halls

 

 

   Win a Garden Shed locally

   built by Quaility Woodcraft

   Sponsored by KEZI-9

 

 

 

  

 

 OW Lee Patio Dining Set from    

 Emerald Pool & Patio 

 Sponsored by KEZI-9

 

 

 

 

Memory Foam Queen Mattress Set from

The Mattress Company

Sponsored by KEZI-9

 

 

 

 

Green Mountain - Daniel Boone Pellet Grill from

Emerald Hearth, Spa & Patio

Sponsored by KEZI-9

 
 
 
 
 
 
    
 
Music!  
Thursday evening - Jim Hershey, Guitarist in the Gardens - Expo 2
Friday - Charlie Snellings, Blues in the Gardens - Expo 2
Saturday - Gordon Kaswell, Guitarist in the Gardens - Expo 2
Saturday - Passin' Notes, 50's - 70's Music at the Entrance to the Expo Halls Gardens
All 4 Days - Charles Suniga, Pianist - Convention Center Lobbby 
 
FREE Admission & Parking!  
Please bring high protein canned food donations to help fight hunger with FOOD for Lane County.  
 
Where: 
Lane County Fairgrounds ~ Convention Center & Expo Halls (follow the Canopies)
13th & Jefferson, Eugene, Oregon
 
Tip to avoid the crowds:  
To get more quality time with contractors, attend the show on Thursday & Saturday evenings.  On these evenings you will find that our expert contractors can really spend time with you and discuss your next project! 

 

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