WESTFIELD – Suburban Indy Home & Outdoor Living Show, Indy’s premier home show experience, is returning to Grand Park Events Center on Feb. 7-9 for the spring 2020 show. This offers a refreshing perspective on the home show experience. With top-rated exhibitors in each home improvement genre, quality over quantity resonates throughout the show with hassle-free aisles making each experience relaxed & enjoyable.
With more than 200 high-quality exhibitors, attendees will be sure to find inspiration for all their outdoor and indoor living spaces. With an increased focus on indoor living spaces, the show is excited to welcome MJ Renovations, offering special interior design vignettes showcasing ideas for a new kitchen, bathroom, mudroom and finished basement. Remaining a signature feature, the Suburban Indy Home & Outdoor Living Spring show boasts 15 fully merchandised outdoor living spaces from whom attendees can get personalized recommendations from outdoor living experts to explore the home improvement process.
Feature entertainment includes Dr. Lori’s Free Antique Appraisal Comedy Show. Dr. Lori is a star antique appraiser on the History channel’s The Curse of Oak Island, Discovery channel’s Auction Kings and is an award-winning TV personality and TV talk show host with the Ph.D. in art history. With new antiques to appraise and Dr. Lori’s vast knowledge and quick wit, every show is full of interesting facts and humor. Showgoers may bring one antique item per show, per person, for a free appraisal. Shows at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Friday & Saturday only. Guests seeking a free appraisal should arrive at the stage 30 minutes early.
Always a crowd favorite, the Handmade Marketplace, offers an area for shoppers who strive to support local businesses and those who handcraft their products. Items for sale include recycled/upcycled products, honey and syrups, homemade bath and body products, candles, kitchen gadgets, artisan chocolate, hand-painted items, handmade furniture and other wood products, Hoosier-based merchandise, fashion, spices, sauces, dips, decor, storage solutions, olive oil, wine mixes, many varieties of plants including succulents, cacti, miniatures used in fairy gardens and more.
On Friday and Saturday of the show at 2:45 p.m., Jiffy Lube of Indiana will host two Car Care Clinics on the entertainment stage. Jiffy Lube’s Car Care Clinics are led by ASE-certified technicians and provide important information, hands-on exploration, and safety details.
A family friendly event, where kids 12 and under get in free, children will have access to bounce houses that will be set up inside each day of the show and free for use. Saturday will feature Fox59’s Junior Meteorologist Experience, hosted on the Belgard Showcase Stage stage Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon and open to kids age 6-12. And back by popular demand, Sunday is Kids Day and the Suburban Indy Home & Outdoor Living Show stage will be filled with dinosaurs, princesses, magic and more. Children will have a chance to get their picture taken with a T-Rex or meet the Snow Queen, Snow Princess and Ice Harvester fresh from their recent sequel with new costumes and songs. Photo opportunities will take place after each performance.
Additionally, a Royal Tea Party will be hosted by our friends at Tina’s Traditional Tea Room, in their show display. Guests can learn how to win a seat at the table and have tea with the distinguished royalty at SuburbanIndyShows.com
Located at Grand Park Events Center in Westfield, show dates are Feb. 7 - 9. Show hours for Friday and Saturday are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door, $5 online when purchased in advance, and kids 12 and under are free. Ten percent of ticket sales revenue for the show will be donated to the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana and Girl Scout Cookies will be available to purchase at the show.