Big Bright Ideas! – May 19-21
Want to add some sizzle to your home or garden this summer? Head over to the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth on May 19 – 21 for the 37th Annual Fort Worth – Texas Home & Garden Show. Event attendees will have access to hundreds of companies and can visit with vendors one-on-one to learn more about the latest indoor and outdoor trends and solutions. Whether you’re in the market for a new pool or spa, the inside of your home is in need of a new look, or if you want to make your backyard a cool oasis that all of your guests will love year round– this show has something for everyone. Visitors can enjoy the convenience of finding all of the resources they need to get started under one roof!
In addition to the wide variety of exhibitors that will be at the event, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on, interactive gardening workshops with the Tarrant County Master Gardeners and enjoy free seminars from well-known author, Steve Huddleston, as he presents tips on selecting the best plants for your garden in North Texas. Want to make your outdoor space a no mosquito zone? Meet with experts to discuss the best course of action for your yard. And if you’re ready to take your home from dull to dazzling, visitors can check out simple hacks and tips to give life to a dull space without breaking the bank!
Children 14 and under: Free
Friday: 2:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am to 7:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am to 5:00pm
Will Rogers Memorial Center
Amon G. Carter Exhibit Hall
3401 W Lancaster Ave.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
AT THE SHOW
Be sure to visit with these Featured Exhibitors and Sections:
Texas Nursery & Landscape Association (TNLA) Gardens
Join the Texas Nursery & Landscape Association for wonderful examples on how to bring beautiful landscaping to your home with three beautiful vignettes. Consult with numerous members of the TNLA to find the best landscaping professional for your next big project!
In the market for a new truck? don’t miss the GMC Showcase! GMC has manufactured trucks since 1902, with innovation and engineering excellence built into all GMC vehicles. The brand is evolving to offer more fuel-efficient trucks and crossovers, including the Terrain small SUV and Terrain crossover. GMC’s highest-volume vehicle, the Sierra pickup, is the most powerful light-duty pickup on the market, and the first full-size pickup to receive the highest-possible five-star Overall Vehicle Score for safety since the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration changed its New Car Assessment Program for the 2011 model year.
Workshops and Seminars
Texas Home & Garden in excited to bring back our hands-on, interactive garden workshops. Build your very own Kokedama creation on Saturday under the guidance of of the Tarrant County Master Gardeners. The Master Gardeners will also be hosting a workshop on both Saturday and Sunday on the beautiful art of Flower Pounding. In addition to these fantastic experiences, author Steve Huddleston will be hosting seminars on Plants for North Central Texas and Shade Gardens. Learn everything you need to know about building the perfect garden for the challenges that the scorching hot summers and frigid winters that Fort Worth offers.
Kitchen & Bath
Homeowners seeking to improve the look, feel, and function of their kitchen and bath spaces all while increasing their home’s value can find everything they need to start the process right here at their local show! Options from small jobs to complete overhauls with businesses like Statewide Remodeling and Center Point Renovations make it all possible! And with experts like Prime Bath, Kitchen Tune Up of DFW, and The Rockaway Company there’s not one aspect of our remodel that isn’t covered at the 37th Annual Fort Worth Texas Home & Garden Show.
Don’t let another summer pass you by stuck inside because you didn’t spruce up your outdoor space. Get show only specials and be ready to kick back and enjoy the spring with your outdoor living dream! Get started with Backyard Empire. Embellish your space with Boulder Designs of DFW and BTI Hunting Products & Firepits. And make your outdoor space a place that’s safe for you and your family with Mosquito Authority of Tyler, Mosquito Joe Fort Worth, or MosquitoNix DFW.
Furniture & Interior Design
Revamping your home can sometimes be as simple as bringing in some new beautiful furniture or adding some new visual touches! Turn a space from dull to inviting with a beautiful reclaimed wood accent wall by American Lumbermill. You can also browse beautiful furniture ideas from Nebraska Furniture Mart and Furniture in the Raw!
Workshop & Seminar Schedule
Saturday the 20th
|11:30am||Shade Gardens||Steve Huddleston|
|1:00pm||Japanese Kokedama||Tarrant County Master Gardeners|
|2:30pm||Flower Pounding||Tarrant County Master Gardeners|
|4:00pm||Plants for North Central Texas||Steve Huddleston|
Sunday the 21st
|12:30pm||Flower Pounding||Tarrant County Master Gardeners|
|2:00pm||Plants for North Central Texas||Steve Huddleston|
Workshop & Seminar Descriptions
Did you know that you can take the stems, leaves, and flowers of living plants and transfer the color from the plant to fabric or paper? Learn this georgous craft from the Tarrant County Master Gardeners.
Join the Tarrant County Master Gardeners and learn the art of Kokedama, meaning “Moss Ball,” a variation of Japanese Bonsai. These skilled Master Gardeners will guide you through the process of creating your very own Kokedama. You will learn how to make this trendy display and how to properly care for your creation.
Plants for North Central Texas
For any Texas Gardener who’s killed a plant! Author Steve Huddleston guides new and experienced Texas gardeners how to grow gorgeous gardens with easy, colorful and low-water plants. From annuals to perennials you can have the garden of your dreams!