Back bigger and better than ever, the Dogwood Arts Festival’s House & Garden Show opens Friday, February 22, at the Knoxville Convention Center and runs through Sunday, February 24. The spotlight at this year’s House & Garden Show will fall on the main DIY stage, talking about gardening and home improvement.
Talent includes, “The Dirt On…” and new series, “Yard Crashers,” host Ahmed Hassan, “Rock Solid: and “Inside Out” co-hosts and master stone masons Dean Marsico and Derek Stearns, and “Backyard Stadiums” host Amy Wynn Pastor.
“We are delighted to welcome back Ahmed Hassan and the DIY Network to the House & Garden Show,” says Susan Iglehart, House & Garden Show chairman. “Our sponsors, exhibitors, and popular themes will provide a truly memorable experience for all.” Other new attractions include a How-To Workshop stage showcasing local florists and artists. Artisans-in-Action, artsy painted park benches designed by Knox County art students.
Wheelbarrow gardens available for purchase and flower-potting for children plus flower market offering visitors the opportunity to purchase a variety of fresh floral varieties. For patrons seeking a break from perusing more than 206 exhibitor booths on the show floor, a wine and cheese garden will be available in an outdoor café setting.
Wine will be available at a cash bar and cheese is complementary. Visitors are invited to tour nine award-winning gardens covering 10,000 square-feet, nine roomscapes, and 13 “Designs for Dining” TableScapes.... read the rest of the story by Subscribing now.