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 HGTV’s Bryan Baeumler, Tiffany Pratt and DIY expert Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault, plus a slew of Calgary’s very own top designers. 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.  

HGTV’s Bryan Baeumler 
HGTV Canada's Tiffany Pratt presented by CREB®Now 
Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault presented by Rust-Oleum® Consumer Brands Canada
Neil Harding, presented by Sleep Country 
Rosalyn Lazaruk, Owner Wicket Blue Interiors 
Lesley Wanchulak – Mama By Design presented by Urban Barn 
Helen Youn - Official KonMari Consultant
Halyna Tataryn - Tataryn Group/REMAX Real Estate 
Krista Hermanson, Owner Krista Hermanson Design

Located in Archie Boyce Theatre

Click here for full Stage Schedule
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Workshop Series preWorkshop Picsented by Outside the Shape and Heart & Swirl

Explore your senses and indulge in the creative process with Heart & Swirl's Interactive Art Workshops, and leave feeling refreshed and invigorated.  Find a new hobby, uncover a new passion, meet some lovely like-minded people in a variety of exciting workshops, curated by Heart & Swirl and Outside the Shape, all while enjoying complimentary wine tastings and local food samples.  From painting to bullet journaling and more, create your very own unique handcrafted home decor alongside Calgary's best artisans.  

Workshops Include:
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- Essential oils in your home by Lolly from Polypharmakon 
- Milk painted mountain shelves by Needle & Pine  
- Painted Wooden Paddles by Agnes In August  
- Handmade Himmeli decor  by Salvage + Bronzd 
- Sew your own Mountain Pillow by Needle & Pine 
- Heart & Swirl abstract canvas painting by Kelley, Jill & Kyla

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Dinner by Design 

Dine in style! Revel at awe-inspiring tablescapes created by internationally celebrated designers and local talent from the annual Dinner by Design events. Four extraordinary three-dimensional dining installations, from the lavish and romantic to the outrageous and whimsical, will inspire design enthusiasts, foodies and dinner party hosts alike. Savour the opportunity to experience the legendary Dinner By Design, admire the tablescapes and spot your next personal inspiration. 


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CoryChrisWorkshpLiving Design with 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, plants, and check out the latest from his fall harvest collection of wreaths, garlands, a living wall and fall accents all while helping you unearth your inner creative artist. 

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AskaDesignerAsk a Designer with Martin Lee Design 

Sometimes a little direction is all you need to tackle that daunting home project, renovation or new build. Gather your Pinterest dream boards, paint swatches, and floor plans and head straight to Ask A Designer for a free, one-on-one consultation with an Interior Designer from local firm, Martin Lee Design. No appointment needed! In just 10 minutes, their expert advice will have you well on your way to creating your dream home.

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Canadiana Wine Lounge designed by WW Design Studio presented by Western Living and 98-5 Virgin Radio

O Canada! Cozy up, chow down and cheers at the Canadiana Wine Lounge. Stocked with all-Canadian wines, cheeses and bites and adorned with true north-inspired style by WW Design Studio. Sit back with drink in hand, browse the newest issue of Western Living and relax — you may even be inspired to stay for another round or two!

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ServusCUAsk a Financial Expert presented by Servus Credit Union

Make your home + design dreams a reality with personalized financial advice from the experts at Servus Credit Union. Sit down for a free consult with their knowledgeable staff who can help get you on a smart plan for saving (and spending) toward your first or next home purchase. Visit their booth, chat about everything from mortgage advice to paying for home renovations and more.  Ask questions and get answers, with Servus Credit Union.  

Presentation Schedule:

Thursday, Sept 21   6:00pm:     Understanding Mortgages 
Friday, Sept 22 3:00pm:  Home Improvements 
  6:00pm:   Money Back Mortgage
Saturday, Sept 23    12:00pm:   Understanding Mortgages
  3:00pm:   Home Improvements
Sunday, Sept 24   3:00pm: Money Back Mortgage 

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Splurge VS Steal designed by Wicket Blue Interiors

Not sure when to splurge and when to pinch your pennies when it comes to your home design and décor? Take insider cues from the pros at Wicket Blue Interiors in this budget-savvy feature where form meets function. Walk through this  feature for a lesson in economics and become an expert on which items you can save on and which are worth dusting off the credit card for!  

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Small Space Living designed by Wicket Blue Interiors

Small space, big potential. Discover all the ways you can make a small living space feel luxurious, functional and stylish in this efficiently designed 1,000 sq ft feature. From sleek designs to multi-purpose furniture, you’ll walk away charmed and inspired with tons of design inspo and space-saving ideas. 

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Wall Street designed by Wicket Blue Interiors

Always wanted to create a Pinterest-worthy feature wall but don’t know where to start? Take a stroll down our very own Wall Street for tips and tricks on how to create a one-of-a-kind feature wall that suits your home. Marvel at eight expertly designed feature walls created by Wicket Blue Interiors that will have you running home to plan your next wall treatment, shelfie and gallery wall layout. 

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Market Feature


Start 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

Food Truck Eatery presented by YYC Food Trucks presented by CJAY92

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. Presented by YYC Food Trucks, the Food Truck Eatery brings you Calgary’s best grub to grab and go. Chow down on the best driving diners like Fiasco Gelato, Zilfords, The Noodle Bus, Lil Truck on the Prairie and Taiko Taco. Your only challenge will be which one to try first!

Located in Hall A and outside of Hall B

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DIY Inspirations: One Nightstand Challenge
presented by Rust-Oleum® Consumer Brands Canada® in support of Habitat for Humanity

When it comes to your bedside tables, there’s no need for a long-term commitment. Make a statement with One Nightstand! From bright colours to luxurious textures, DIY nightstands are trending. Five of Calgary’s most stylish tastemakers have been challenged to take a basic nightstand from basic to bold, using only Rust-Oleum® paints and stains and a frugal $50 design budget. You’ll have the chance to take their dreamy creations home and make them a part of your bedroom by placing a silent auction bid on your favourite, with 100% of auction proceeds benefiting Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta to provide local families with a safe, affordable place to live. 

Participants Include:

Chantal Miyagishima - Knitatude
Meryl Lee - Inspired Findings
Chelsea Montgomery - Love Your Habitat
Magda Assaf - Modern Emulsions
Glorifé Simon -  Magnolia Magazine 

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Back to the TELUS Future Home! No need to press fast forward, the
future of fibre optic entertainment is already waiting for you when you step into the TELUS Future Home. With their evolutionary technology, the TELUS Future Home showcases their TELUS PureFibre™ network that connects communities across Western Canada better than ever before. Step inside the super-wired 560 square foot Home to see just how revolutionary TELUS PureFibre™ network is. You might want to make yourself comfortable and stay awhile to enjoy the most reliable, consistent connection to date with Telus PureFibre – our ultra-fast and symmetrical (150Mbps upload/150 MBPS download) fibre-optic network to stream video in ultra-HD quality, and more.

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Help Desk at the show

Help Desk

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!