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Indianapolis Home Show

Sep 11, 2008
The Indianapolis Home Show is the largest and oldest of its kind in the nation. The inaugural home show in Indianapolis was held at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in April 1922, under the name Indianapolis Home Complete Exposition....

Ty Pennington returns to his Home Show roots

Aug 13, 2008
Ever wonder how all those home and garden tv personalities got their start? Turns out one of the biggest names in the business, Ty Pennington of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, got his on the home show circuit, and as of a few weeks ago, he's returned to his roots....

We all need that space where we can be ourselves

Aug 11, 2008
'Move that bus!" This is Ty Pennington's trademark roar on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition , the ABC reno show known for its four-tissue rating....

Pennington to help with home shows

Aug 02, 2008
The producers of a pair of Salt Lake home shows have signed a big- name personality in the home-improvement industry as their spokesman....

Sold: Home-show operator for $53 million

Jul 29, 2008
Marketplace Events L.L.C. , which is owned by Arkansas-based Stephens Capital Partners L.L.C., bought 38 North American consumer home shows from DMG World Media last week. The price was $53 million, according to one of the investment banking firms involved in the deal....

New company to produce 2 Orlando home shows

Jul 29, 2008
Marketplace Events LLC has purchased the division of a company that produces the Orlando Home Show and the Central Florida Home & Garden Show....

Ty Pennington to be spokesman for Jacksonville Home and Patio Show

Jul 28, 2008
"Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" host Ty Pennington has signed a three-year deal to be the spokesman for the Jacksonville Home and Patio Show....

Public Shows Shifting Focus

Jul 17, 2008
“The consumer show industry is experiencing a paradigm shift,” said Robert Degenhart, show manager of the Buffalo Home & Garden Show and the Greater Rochester Home Show , both dmg world media consumer shows....

E-ticketing The Virtual Box Office

Jun 23, 2008
Long lines at the box office on opening day with eager attendees waiting to buy their tickets have been a consumer show tradition for decades. It still is but, with the advent of e-ticketing over the last few years, not quite to the extent it once was. Lisa Kropf, dmg world media's director of marketing and sponsorship in the Home Interests North America division, said the company started using e-ticketing in 2006....

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This is an excellent show. There were lines of people at my checkout counter each day. We love to do this show. This was our best show ever - and we participate in approximately 15 shows a year.
Vicki Stobbe, Main Street Company

Marketplace Events Produced Shows Recognized By Better Homes & Gardens Magazine

Jan 13, 2020

Northwest Flower & Garden Festival and Southern Spring Home & Garden Show take top two spots in Better Homes & Gardens Magazine top five list.

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