Feb 29-Mar 3, 2024

Features & Attractions

PLEASE NOTE: The following information is from the 2023 Home & Garden Show. The 2024 Show details will be posted soon…

Saturday is Family Day!

Saturday is Family Day!

With kids in free till noon & special events through the morning and afternoon, Saturday is the day Families LOVE at the Home & Garden Show!

Schedule of Activities:

10am-12noon Free Kids Admission
10am Plant a Pansy (while supplies last) AGRLP Center Garden E
10:30 am-11:15 pm Family Pasta Dinners Chef Jeff – Cooking Stage
10:30 am-11:15 pm Kids in the Garden Activities & Book Reading Adam DeLamielleure for Plant Michigan Green – Garden Stage
11am-12noon Gardening with Kids! Propagation Magic- How to turn one Plant into Two! Barslund Judd – MSU – Garden Stage
12p-1p Mini Floral Arrangement Great Lakes Floral Association – Grand Gallery
1pm-2pm Live Birds of Prey Presentation Blandford Nature Center – Home Stage

PLUS activities all day with Grace Adventures, performances by the Grand Rapids Youth Symphony, Crash from West Michigan Whitecaps giving away Whitecaps Tickets, and more!

Life in Bloom Flower Power Charity Challenge!

Life in Bloom Flower Power Charity Challenge!

Friday, March 3 at 6pm on the Home Stage, watch your favorite local celebrities arrange flowers in a bid to win money for their favorite charity! Hosted by 13 ON YOUR SIDE‘s Catherine Behrendt & J Schwanke of J Schwanke’s Life in Bloom 

The Prize:

Grand Prize $500 for the Winning Charity!

The winner is determined by audience applause! Cheer on your favorite celebrity or charity! Runners-up win $100 each for their charity.

The Players:

Shelley Irwin – WGVU Morning Show, playing for C-Snip

George LessensWZZM 13 ON YOUR SIDE, playing for Ronald McDonald House of Western Michigan

Jennifer Pascua – Halo Halo Multimedia, playing for Grace’s Table

Renee Tabben – Bank of America playing for Family Promise of Grand Rapids

Wimee the Robot, Kevin & Michael Wimee’s Words, playing for the Grand Rapids Children’s Museum

The Garden & Art Market

The Garden & Art Market

A featured shopping section of the West Michigan Home & Garden Show with booths of unique and inspired garden accessories, plants, decor, art and gifts from the finest West Michigan nursery greenhouses, artists and gift boutiques. Stroll through the Grand Gallery Meeting rooms for the perfect piece of art for your home and essential accessories for your garden!

Grand Gallery Garden Path

Grand Gallery Garden Path

As you walk through the Grand Gallery, walk the Grand Gallery Garden Path to draw inspiration from the show’s garden center and landscaper designed pocket gardens!

Feature Center Garden

Feature Center Garden

The Association of Grand Rapids Landscape Professionals once again design and build a beautiful Center Garden.  This collection of Grand Rapids’ finest Landscapers will show you how it’s done!

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Green, Growing Gardens!

Green, Growing Gardens!

Take a stroll through a dozen gardens, built right inside the DeVos Place!

Featuring designs from:

Association of Grand Rapids Landscape Professionals Kent Career Tech Center
Bakhuyzen Landscape Management Kloosterman Landscaping
DeHamer Landscaping Knapp Valley Gardens
Everett’s Landscape Management Inc. Lakeshore Property Management
Fox Scapes Outdoor Impressions
Harder & Warner Nursery & Garden Center Witte Lawn Maintenance
Heyboer Landscape Maintenance