Home Shows Coming Soon!

March 12, 2018

Spring appears to be arriving early this year, which is perfect timing for the annual spring home shows being held here in Dufferin-Caledon. There is something at both home shows for every interest, age, and project. It’s also an excellent way to see many of the outstanding local businesses and organizations here in our community under one roof and to learn more about the terrific products and services they offer. Be sure to mark these two not to miss events on your April calendar.

The first spring home show taking place in Dufferin-Caledon is the 2018 Lions Home & Garden Show. This show will be taking place from April 6 to April 8, 2018 at the Orangeville Fairgrounds (247090 Side Road 5, Mono). On Friday, April 6th, the show will be open from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. It will re-open on Saturday, April 7th at 9:00 a.m. and will close at 5:00 p.m. The last day of the show will be Sunday, April 8th and will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Admission and parking to the show are free.

Visitors to the 21st annual Lions Home & Garden Show can look forward to 220 booths supported by 150 vendors. The vendors can assist you with any spring project you’ve been thinking about over the long winter months, including: renovations, landscaping, gardening, home improvement, etc… Information booths on local services and artisans will also be present at the show. The Orangeville Lions Food Booth will also be returning to serve up delicious burgers, hot dogs, sausage on a bun, as well as French fries. Proceeds from the show assist the Orangeville Lions Club continue the important work they do in our community. For more information on this show, please visit http://www.orangevillelions.org/lions-home-garden-show or call (226) 790-0623.

The second spring home show taking place in Dufferin-Caledon is the annual Caledon Spring Home Show 2018, hosted by the Caledon Chamber of Commerce. This show will be taking place from April 20 to April 22, 2018 at the Albion Bolton Community Centre (150 Queen Street South, Bolton). On Friday, April 20th, the show will be open from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. It will re-open on Saturday, April 21st at 10:00 a.m. and will close at 6:00 p.m. The last day of the show will be Sunday, April 22nd and will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Admission and parking to the show are free. For more information on this show, please visit http://caledonchamber.com/services/caledon-spring-home-show or call the Caledon Chamber of Commerce at (905) 857-7393.

There are many local vendors with impressive displays at the Caledon Spring Home Show that will surely inspire you to finally tackle that spring project you’ve been thinking about, whether it be something for the house, garden, or yard. Visitors to this home show can benefit from the expertise of the knowledgeable and experienced vendors, while knowing they are supporting local small businesses who contribute so much to our community. There are also many gifts, contests, and prizes to be won at this home show.

I will once again have a booth at both of the spring home shows. Please feel free to drop by to say hello and to learn more about federal government services and programs. There will be helpful information, as well as a chance to enter your name in a draw for a beautiful print.

The spring home show season is upon us here in Dufferin-Caledon. I encourage you to visit both the 2018 Lions Home & Garden Show and the Caledon Spring Home Show 2018 taking place next month. They are not to be missed events. There is something for everyone and a wonderful opportunity to support exceptional local businesses and organizations we’re very fortunate to have in our community.