Muskegon Lakeshore Home, Garden + Boat Show will be held April 16-17 at the new VanDyk Mortgage Convention Center, 460 W. Western Ave. in downtown Muskegon.
The new location will allow the show to have more space, larger displays and the addition of boats and marine exhibitors.
“This is an exciting time for Muskegon,” said Cindy Larsen, president of the Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce. “The new convention center brings new ways to grow our economy through great events that bring people to our community.”
The show will feature over 50 exhibitors showcasing their home improvement, landscaping, water sports items, boats and more.
Local businesses will teach do-it-yourself and demonstration seminars, which includes floral arranging by Skeeter Parkhouse of Wasserman’s Flowers and Gifts; cooking demonstrations featuring Kaja Thornton-Hunter of Kaja’s Flavor and Corine Rose from Corine’s Cakes and Catering; a painting class from Create.a.frame ART Studio; boater safety training by Freedom Boat Club; mold remediation by Complete Restoration & Cleaning Services; and tips for selling homes by Dirk Stone of Dirk Stone Real Estate Group.
There also will be free flowers from Wasserman’s Flowers and Gifts, while supplies last, a full bar with beer and wine tasting, plus a 15% off discount for Walker’s Restaurant with a purchase of a show ticket.
The show will be from 4-7 p.m. April 16 and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 17. Preshow tickets are available online now at the event’s website for $8. Tickets also will be available the day of the show for $10, and kids 12 and under are free.
Event organizers said COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines will be in effect to ensure the safety of exhibitors and attendees.