(Toronto, ON) - Anticipating the sunshine and re-birth of all that is nature, The International Home and Garden Show is set to take place Thursday February 21st to Sunday February 24th, 2013 at the Toronto International Centre. This year marks the 25th annual show.
“The warmth of spring is typically what most Canadians look forward to after three long months of dreary weather”, says Paul Newdick, Show Manager. “Springtime offers new life, and that’s what we aim to do, present to our patrons information so that they too can enter the new season feeling revitalized, renewed and up to date with the latest trends,” he added
Over 400 industry professionals and executives from the market’s developments will make up the six acres of space to shop, occupying everything that is agriculture, horticulture, indoor and outdoor décor, design ideas, heating and cooling systems, electrical gadgets, doors and windows, themes and home remodeling tools, state of the art eco-friendly products and accessories.
The 2013 International Home and Garden Show and Successful Gardening Show will feature the industry’s most renowned specialists making up more than 50 seminars presented in three separate theatres, including: Celebrity Superhouse Theatre, Celebrity Garden Theatre, and the Helping You Grow Theatre will be packed with ideas organized to bring to consumers informative options through educational seminars and demonstrations.
This year’s celebrity roster includes: Arthur Skolnik, John Reeves, Frank Ferragine, Marjorie Mason, Jeff Mason, Denis Flanagan, Albert Graves, Kate Seaver, Karl Lohnes, Lynn Spence and Mary Dobson. Additional celebrity announcements will be made in the coming weeks.
Newdick added, “Spawning new ideas that will bring to life each individuals unique creativity and personal touch is what this show is about. Allowing the imagination to surface in all of us.”
Included in admission, visitors have access to The Annual Ontario Horticulture Association’s Floral Design and Plant Competition, Canada’s largest showcase where seasoned gardeners compete from across the province.
Parking is FREE and admission is only $15 for adults and $12 for seniors and children.
Children under eight years of age are free. Advance tickets are available online at a discounted rate.
For tickets and additional information, please visit: www.internationalhomeandgardenshow.ca.
About The International Home and Garden Show and Successful Gardening Show
The International Home and Garden Show and Successful Gardening Show includes access to The Annual Ontario Horticulture Association’s Floral Design and Plant Competition. Seminars are held in The Celebrity Superhouse Theatre, Celebrity Garden Theatre, and the Helping You Grow Theatre. The show features more than 400 exhibitors, and runs from Thursday February 21st through Sunday February 24th, at the International Centre, 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga. Show hours are Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 to 8 pm & Sunday: 10 am to 6 pm. Admission is free for children 8 and under, $12 for youth (9-17) and seniors, $15 per adult or two for $25 if purchased online. Children 8 and younger are free.