The Urban Barn Main Stage presented by The Calgary Herald
Expert advice for every home! Straight from the industry’s top home + design talent on the Urban Barn Main Stage, get a crash course in creating the ultimate pad from must-see presenters including Designer and TV Host Tommy Smythe, Tiffany Pratt, Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault plus a slew of Calgary’s very own top designers and experts. By the end of it all, you’re certain to have everything you need to live and entertain in equal style – design know-how included.
Designer and TV Host Tommy Smythe
Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault presented by Rust-Oleum® Canada
Neil Harding, presented by Sleep Country
Amanda Hamilton, Amanda Hamilton Interior Design
Alison Lang, Real Estate Agent, Tataryn Group
Located at the back of Hall C
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Hero DaySeptember 21 at the Calgary Fall Home Show, we welcome all active or retired military, nurses, and first responders (police officers, firefighters, and EMTs), offering free admission to enjoy the show for every home. Valid ID required.
Teacher DayWe’re celebrating Teacher’s Day on September 23 at the Calgary Fall Home Show! To show teachers how much we care, we’re offering free admission to all teachers. Valid ID required.
Maximalism designed by Amanda Hamilton Interior Design
More is more. Say goodbye to your bare white walls, 2018 is the year of Maximalism. It’s time to big it up with bold patterns, vivid hues, texture and patterns. Get inspired to embrace the design trend in your own space with an uplifting discovery of Maximalist design from around the globe including trends from Milan, Mumbai, Miami and Tokyo.
Light It Up Designed by Gioia Interiors
Glow on! Illuminate your inspiration with the latest in lighting trends. From modern geometric light fixtures to antique-inspired wall sconces, there’s a little enlightenment for every space.
Bathroom Wars Presented by Serenity Bath Boutique
Scrub-a-dub-dub, it’s a battle of the most beautiful bathrooms! No need to knock, step right into stunning, spa-like sanctuaries featuring the latest trends, from fixtures & faucets to storage & sinks, right down to the soap dish. These brilliant bathrooms will have you dreaming of your next bubble bath in no time!
The Burwood Distillery Lounge presented by Western Living designed by Gioia InteriorsCozy up and grab a drink in the luxe comfort of the Gin Lounge. Whether your drink of choice is a classic old-fashioned or a glass of wine, you’ll feel right at home in the designed lounge, with warm, rustic decor and a handcrafted cocktail, along with wines, beers and bites. Sit back with drink in hand and relax — you may even be inspired to stay for another round or two!
Pinnovate DIY Workshops
DIY with Pinnovate, Canada's first DIY Studio! Show visitors will have the chance to get hands-on creative with on-trend DIY workshops for all ages from boho wall hangings to kids painting workshops! There will be eight workshops at the Calgary Fall Home Show to get show visitors to tune into their crafty side.
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Workshop Series presented by Outside the Shape
Get creative and curate your home at the Workshop Series and boutique space from one of Calgary’s favourites, Outside the Shape. Step inside Outside the Shape's beautifully curated boutique space and shop locally crafted home goods, beauty products and more. You can also try your hand at DIY projects for the home with a variety of drop-in workshops led by local experts.
MarketStart or add to your personal art collection with a stop at Market. Create an art gallery feel and add that finishing touch to your walls with one-of-a-kind pieces from this curated collection of canvases, sculptures, prints, and photographs by talented local artists.
Food Truck Eatery
Don’t forget to bring your appetite. Roll over to the south entrance of the BMO Centre and find your favourite YYC bites on wheels. The Food Truck Eatery brings you Calgary’s best grub to grab and go. Your only challenge will be which one to try first!
Living Design by Cory Christopher
Breathe new life into your space with inspiration from floral designer Cory Christopher. Part workshop, part boutique, and part creative studio, pop by for a consultation or take a terrarium planting workshop to flex your green thumb just in time for fall. A regular on Citytv’s Breakfast Television, Cory and his team will walk you through the ins-and-outs of creating your own plant masterpiece using unique succulents and plants, all while helping you unearth your inner creative artist.
Pet Pawty designed by Marlo Creative
Put your paws up! Step inside a designer doghouse and curl up on the couch, Marlo Creative’s Pet Pawty feature showcases fun, stylish and pet-friendly furniture and décor for our furry friends who deserve the finest in life! Learn about the hottest trends in pet furniture and how you can incorporate them into your home décor.
As the TELUS PureFibre network rapidly rolls out across Western Canada, TELUS created a condo-sized concept home to show Canadians what will be possible when homes are connected at light speed. The TELUS Future Home – now on display at the Calgary Fall Home Show – showcases some of the most cutting-edge home technology on the market today and provides a sneak peek at the smart-home innovations of tomorrow.
Planted presented by Golden Acre Home & Garden
Fall doesn’t have to mean stepping away from the outdoors! Bring a little piece of nature into your home with an indoor plant from Golden Acre. Stop by this feature to peruse Golden Acre’s collection of fall greenery and learn more about the benefits of indoor plants, as well as what they need to stay healthy.
DIY Inspirations: Living Space
presented by Rust-Oleum® Canada® designed by Hella Design Studio
Refreshing and renovating a space doesn't have to mean dropping big bucks! Check out how Calgary's own Hella Design Studio revamped a dining nook + living space entirely with creative, approachable DIY projects and Rust-Oleum paints. Get inspired to get creative and take on your own at-home DIY décor and renos without fear.
Reclaim to Fame Vintage
What is old always comes back into style! Don’t miss Reclaim to Fame’s display of an artfully curated collection of affordable and authentic mid-century, vintage and retro furniture that captures the best style from the 50s , 60s and 70s. Save the earth, buy vintage!
Get the most out of your visit with a trip to the Help Desk at the Hall B entrance where you’ll get insider tips from staff, there to help you navigate the show and point you in the right direction to tackle all your home improvement tasks. Whether you’re stuck with wall-to-wall carpeting or dreaming of blowing out that wall for an airy open-concept space, you’ll get all the assistance you need — after all, asking for help is the first step to success!