SOURCE: The Building Industry Association of Southeastern Michigan

Spring Home & Garden Show

March 24, 2011 10:04 ET

The Spring Home & Garden Show Is Coming to the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi

NOVI, MI--(Marketwire - March 24, 2011) -  The Building Industry Association of Southeastern Michigan (BIA) is sponsoring the Spring Home & Garden Show, April 8-10, 2011, at the Suburban Collection Showplace (formerly the Rock Financial Showplace) in Novi (just off I-96 on Grand River, 1 mile west of Novi Rd.). Anything and everything you need for your home and garden can be found under one roof. Consumers will walk through 25,000 square feet of landscaped gardens and browse hundreds of home improvement booths and exhibits. Special appearances will be made by "America's Master Handyman" Glenn Haege of WJR.

 The Spring Home & Garden Show will host a variety of entertaining seminars and shows, designed to teach attendees useful gardening and home improvement tips and tricks.

  • Grilling gurus Mad Dog & Merrill will share their zany grilling antics and masterful barbecuing talents through humor and recipes, presented by Weber Grills.
  • The "Dirty Little Landscaping Tricks" area will be home to informative and interesting seminars on curb appeal and sustainable landscape practices, presented by Michigan Landscape Design Services. Also within this area, the "Garden Right Trunk Collection" show, hosted by "Donald Trunk," will provide an entertaining and animated twist to learning about economic gardening. The show is performed by Bryan Mitnick of Begonia Brothers in Northville. A seminar on perennials will be presented by Sandra Healey of Earthenjoy Flowerscaping in the "Dirty Little Landscaping Tricks" area as well.
  • The "Green Thumb Theatre" will provide a wide range of seminars on various landscaping and gardening topics, presented by the experts of Southeast Michigan Nursery & Landscape Association and the MSU Master Gardener program. Guests are encouraged to "Ask the Master Gardener" their toughest gardening questions.
  • Learn how to accomplish an attractive brick design through do-it-yourself brick paving seminars, conducted by Soulliere Decorative Stone.

Discount $1 off coupons are available on, at your local Panera Bread Bakery-Café and in area newspapers.

The Spring Home & Garden Show will be held at the Suburban Collection Showplace (formerly Rock Financial Showplace) and is open Friday 2-9 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. The cost for adult admission (ages 13 and up) is $8; children ages 12 and under are admitted free! Seniors (ages 60 and over) are admitted for just $7. Included in your ticket price is a one year subscription to Better Homes & Gardens magazine.

The Spring Home & Garden Show is sponsored by the Building Industry Association of Southeastern Michigan (BIA).

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Rachael Biermann
    Email Contact
    All Seasons Communications
    (586) 752-6381