Home Show underway at AV Fairgrounds

The Home Show features more than 120 diverse vendors. (Photo of past Home Show courtesy AV FAir)

The Home Show features more than 120 diverse vendors. (Photo of past Home Show courtesy AV Fair)

LANCASTER – Local residents looking for new ways to bring efficiency and style to their properties should head out to a free Home Show, currently underway at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds.

The 26th Annual Antelope Valley Fair Home Show kicked off Friday at noon at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds, located at 2551 West Avenue H in Lancaster.The three day event continues Saturday, March 22, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, March 23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission is free and parking is $5.

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The Home Show features more than 120 diverse vendors. Professional Home Show exhibitors will showcase and demonstrate their products and offer time and money-saving advice.

Agricultural seminars on subjects ranging from decorative desert landscaping and composting, to growing vegetables and Irises will be featured and led by experts, including Neal Weisenberger in the Van Dam Pavilion foyer. “How to” seminars will be demonstrated by Home Show vendors throughout the show in the H.W. Hunter Pavilion.

View the complete vendor list, a vendor location map, and the schedules for “Landscaping” and “How to” seminars here.

Lots of great giveaways

AquapHina Pools and Spas is giving away a $25,000 in-ground Kona swimming pool to one lucky attendee.

The giveaway will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23 at the AquapHina booth.  The winner must be present at the AquapHina booth to claim the prize.  To enter the giveaway, simply visit the AquapHina booth and ask for details. The deadline to enter is 2 p.m. Sunday, March 23.

AV Fairground Homeshow 2014 2Home Show attendees can also win free products and services offered in the Ultimate Garden Giveaway by filling out entry forms at the participating on-site vendor booths.

Fair spokeswoman Wendy Bozigian said, “We are excited about the AquapHina $25,000 swimming pool giveaway and the variety of prizes included in the Ultimate Garden Giveaway. The Home Show is a great gathering of clever ideas, products and services, including the informative Landscaping and How-to seminars – we’re looking forward to a great show!”

Participating Home Show vendors offering prizes/services to win in the Ultimate Garden Giveaway include:

  • Artistic Carpet
  • A.V. Fairgrounds/Lowes
  •  The Chimney Sweep
  •  Convict Lake Resorts
  • Corona’s Garden Art
  •  Curb Crafters
  •  Cutting Edge Tile & Granite
  •  Dewey Pest Control
  • DS Heating & Air
  •  Glenn’s Lawn Care
  •  Mary Kay
  •  Millennium Flooring
  • Murphy Pools & Spas
  • Quantum Health Chiropractic
  • So Cal BBQ Cleaning
  • Walker Concrete and more!  

Details and expiration dates for prizes/services are available at the booths offering each prize/service.  Winners will be chosen on Sunday, March 23.  Restrictions apply.

Activities for the kids include free “make and take” crafts projects sponsored by Lowes Home Improvement on Saturday and Sunday only, (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.); and free ice cream for kids 12 and younger at the A.V. Fair booth provided by California Dairy Distributors (while supplies last).

For more information on the 26th Annual Antelope Valley Fair Home Show, visit avfair.com.