The IKEA Main Stage
Seeking sweet relief on a home improvement project? Look no further than Canada’s most popular designers, gardeners, realtors and home improvement specialists on The IKEA Main Stage presented by the Winnipeg Free Press. HGTV Canada’s celebrity contractor Bryan Baeumler will join a line-up of local favourites to deliver insight to up your home and garden game in no time flat.
Keep calm and picnic on with a stop at The Eatery. When you’ve worked up an appetite from all the home and garden inspiration, enjoy the ultimate picnic experience right on the Show floor. All that’s required of you is to sit back and relax with your drink in hand - maybe you’ll even be inspired to stay for another round or two.
Ask A Renovator
Aspiring renovators can rejoice by having their most pressing questions answered by the city’s top home improvement experts at Ask a Renovator. Drop in for a FREE 15-minute consultation at the Show. You will leave with a better understanding of how to make your dream home come true, including how to avert disaster.
Is your backyard a downright disaster? Could you use the extra square footage to house an alternate space? Are you looking to upgrade your greenspace? Transform your yard with the shed and garden of your dreams. Explore customizable sheds while you learn about the benefits of growing in your backyard. Showgoers will explore what to grow and how to landscape your yard to benefit the surrounding environment. Let the Backyard-formations begin!
Supporting small local businesses is more important than ever. We’re showcasing some of the city’s best independent crafters and makers at the Pop-Up Market. Shop for handmade jewelry, ceramics, clothing, artisan food + drink, paper goods, and more, from Winnipeg’s top emerging artisans at this eclectic pop-up - chock-full of original pieces that are bound to catch your eye.
Learn how to incorporate the hottest home décor item around – houseplants – into any space! In Houseplant Haven Showgoers will walk through different living spaces designed by iDESIGN inc and see how simple it is to liven things up with plants. The feature will showcase several areas of the home including different varieties of plants with tips on which are best for every type of home.
Live Music In The Eatery featuring Sam Gardner!
Sam Gardner is a singer/songwriter from Winnipeg, Manitoba. His sound and influence reflect that of Jackson Browne, The Bros. Landreth, Bob Dylan, Kings of Leon, Matt Mays, to name a few.
Sam has been performing in Manitoba and throughout Canada for over 15 years both in bands and solo. In February of 2020 he released his debut album "Mirror Garden" independently and from then has remained consistent and dedicated in his pursuits as a singer, writer and performer."