2018 MAKE IT TAKE IT
Back by popular demand, the workshops are back but with the new designers, artists and crafters showcasing what’s hot in DIY for 2018. Visitors will get their hands dirty, get advice and test new products and take home a project at every session.
Schedule of projects to choose from will be posted soon.
Think new. Be rebellious. Redefine modern. Three top designers create three different small spaces showcasing everything from innovative kitchen built-ins and custom cabinets to the newest and coolest in modern furniture, accessories, and lighting design.
Our visitors aren't the only ones who deserve a home makeover- time to treat their pooch to the ultimate dog house! Partnered with local movers and shakers in the city, renovation experts will design dream dog houses for a unique media challenge. Visitors can bid on the creations with all proceeds benefiting the Providence Animal Center.
Providence Animal Center
At Providence Animal Center, we offer life‐affirming rescue, medical care, treatment, protection and placement of companion animals that forever upholds the critical importance of the human‐animal bond. We have an unwavering commitment to this mission and will always strive to deliver the most optimal, advanced care to our animal friends – and their owners. Simply put, Providence Animal Center is Lifesaving. Adoption. Wellness. Community.
2018 UPCYCLE CHALLENGE: Something Old to Something New
We’re teaming up with Habitat for Humanity again to bring you the 6th Annual Upcycle Challenge. Philadelphia’s favorite bloggers and designers will come together to show visitors how creative they can be turning something old into something new.
The Main Stage Furnished By Pottery Barn
Pottery Barn is taking over the Main Stage creating a backdrop showcasing the latest furniture trends for 2018. Top designers like NYC Tyler Wisler, from HGTV’s “Design Star” and Kevin O’Conner, host of the award winning PBS series “This Old House” will take the stage to share insider secrets and expert advice for every home improvement project.
2018 HERO DAY
We will honor our local hero’s on Monday, January 15 (MLK Day). All retired and active military, nurses, first responders, fire fighters and teachers will receive one free ticket with identification.
FREE PARKING AND SHUTTLE!
For the fourth year, The Philadelphia Home Show will offer FREE PARKING from the Ikea Lot on Columbus Blvd in South Philadelphia. From there, Philly PHLASH shuttles will be offering transportation to and from the Convention Center every hour.