About the Show

The Fort Wayne Home & Garden Show is celebrating its 44th year in 2017! With more than 650 exhibitors each year, the Fort Wayne Home & Garden Show is the place to see the latest in contemporary home and garden products and services. From seminars by knowledgeable home and garden experts, to beautifully constructed and unique landscapes by our exhibitors, you’ll find all the inspiration and help you need to start your next home project.

We are more than your average show, we offer fun for the WHOLE family. Our Family Fun area features interactive and educational displays the whole family can enjoy. With a petting zoo, adoptable pets, martial arts demonstrations, plus the best balloon and face-artists around, your guaranteed to find something for everyone!

March 1-4, 2018

Thursday & Friday 11a–9p
Saturday 10a–9p
Sunday 11a–5p

Allen County
War Memorial Coliseum

4000 Parnell Avenue - Fort Wayne, IN 46805


Adult $10
Senior (62+) $6
Child (<15) Free
Parking $5 (Coliseum Fee)
Coupons Save $2


Special Guests

Meet the stars of HGTV’s Good Bones (formerly Two Chicks & a Hammer). Show name change aside, Mother and daughter duo Karen E Laine and Mina Starsiak are setting out to revitalize their hometown of Indianapolis one property at a time. They’re buying up run down homes and transforming them into stunning urban remodels. With Mina’s real estate know-how and Karen’s no-nonsense legal background, these ladies are unstoppable in getting a property they want and enlisting their family’s help with demo and construction. When it comes to exciting new homes in the city of Indianapolis, it all comes down to the ladies of Good Bones!

Appearing at the show on…

  • Friday at 2p & 6p
  • Saturday at 12p & 4p

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Antiques appraisal expert Dr. Lori is back by popular demand! Always a hit with showgoers, Dr. Lori will offer one free antique appraisal per person, per showtime! (she’ll perform multiple shows so you bring a new bring item each time)

Dr. Lori offers an entertaining, educational and honest appraisal of each item. Often telling stories of the history of the item, what it might have been used for, when and where it was used and of course… what its worth!

Dr. Lori is the star antiques appraiser on the History channel’s The Curse of Oak Island, Discovery channel’s Auction Kings and appears on FOX Business Network’s Strange Inheritance.

Appearing at the show on…

  • Thursday & Friday at 12p and 7p
  • Saturday at 11a and 6p!
  • Sunday at 12p & 3p!

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Color CartoonNationally recognized and self-proclaimed “Grillologists,” Mad Dog & Merrill, entertain and educate thousands of backyard enthusiasts every year with the finer points of grilling. They want nothing more than to make everyone a better griller and have a ton of fun in the process!

Appearing at the show on…

  • Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 1p, 3p & 7p!
  • Sunday at 12p & 2p!

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MG_logoOver 20 Master Gardeners from the tri-state area will converge for 4 days of educational seminars and discussions. You won’t want to miss out. Click for details and schedule!

General Features

The 2017 kid’s area, sponsored by WLDE, is circus themed! While your home may sometimes feel like a circus, here you can let the kids touch and feel unique animals, get their pictures taken as circus characters, watch martial arts and dance demonstrations, learn how to make a balloon creation and much more. Click for details and Family Fun stage schedule!
No registration necessary, we just feel like giving away money! Every hour, we’ll be handing out $100 in showbucks to a lucky show goer! You can’t win if you’re not here! Showbucks are a like gift certificates, but they can only be used at the show!
community harvest logoGet $1 off general admission on Thursday and Friday with a canned food donation to Community Harvest Food Bank.

Prize Giveaways

Our printable $2 off adult admission coupon features an entry form to win $1,000 courtesy of WAJI radio!

Click the boxes below to take you to our coupon page and access the prize entry form!


We’re proud to have more than 650 exhibitors in attendance! Our exhibitors feature products and services for kitchen, bath, landscaping, interior decor, bedding, windows, siding, roofing, gutters, patios, driveways and more. Plus we have a number of cash & carry items that make a trip to our show an event worth coming back for year after year!

We invite you to check out our exhibitor list, conveniently listed by business category. If you are looking for a specific company, just use the find/search tool in your browser!

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Presenting Sponsor

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Media Sponsors

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  • FUN101logo WLDE
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