The Greater Pocono Home & Outdoor Living Show takes place at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions March 27 & 28. The home show will be one of the first public events to take plane in the newly expanded convention center at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions. Innovative and cutting-edge building and remodeling services and products for spring 2021 will be featured at this year’s show. The show is made possible through the generous support of our sponsors: R F Ohl, Advanced Concrete A Manufacturer of Superior Walls, and Erb’s Landscaping. Monroe County Red Cross serves as our welcome sponsor and Breast Friends of PA is our featured non-profit for this year’s show.

Spring is just around the corner. Now is the time to start on your next building project. Home Show vendors can provide expert advice on building a custom home, starting an addition, kitchen or bath remodel or installing a new HVAC system. Talk with finance professionals to assist you in funding your project. See the largest number of builders and remodeler vendors of any home show in NEPA. Home offices, gyms or exercise rooms kid’s space, entertainment centers and basement remodels are at the top of consumers’ wish lists this season.

Consumers will be pleased as the 2021 home show features a number of new vendors and interesting exhibits in the show. A large hot display will get you thinking about “stay at home vacations.” Several large landscape and hard scape exhibits will get everyone thinking about out home improvements. Add a deck, consider a stone patio or install a pool or spa. There will be show deals and specials offered by many exhibitors. Make sure you ask vendors for details of these specials.
Pocono Raceway is this year’s prize sponsor. Consumers visiting the show can complete raffle tickets and be eligible to win 300 Level tickets for Saturday June 27th. Two lucky winners will receive 4 (four) 300 level tickets. The day includes a NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race in the morning followed by a NASCAR Cup Series race in the afternoon.
Breast Friends of PA has been designated as the 2020 home show non-profit organization. Breast Friends is dedicated to improving the quality of life for female cancer patients. The organization provides services to women affected by breast cancer or any women’s cancer. The organization hosts a variety of support groups including a breakfast club, lunch bunch and an evening group. Breast Friends also assembles Chemo Kits.

This year visitors coming to the home show are encouraged to bring the following items needed for the Chemo Kits: chap sticks, cross word puzzle and coloring books and crayons, playing cards, reading materials, journals, blankets and any items that can keep women busy during chemo therapy.

The Market Place an area of the show designated to cash ‘n carry products consists of merchants presenting unique and interesting products. From wood sculpture and jewelry to pottery and linens, the Market Place is an opportunity in the show to pick up interesting gift items and merchandise.

Visitors to the show will receive a show guide, compliments of Happenings Magazine. The 2021 edition of the Pocono Builders Association’s membership directory and buyers guide will be available. This directory is a must-have compendium of qualified builders, remodelers, tradesmen, artisans and material and building products suppliers.

Show hours are Saturday, March 27th 10AM to 6PM and Sunday, March 28th 10AM to 5PM. Admission is only $5 and children under 18 are free.

All state mandated occupancy limitations will be observed at the home show. Masks are required for attendees, exhibitors, staff and volunteers. ■

The Greater Pocono Home & Outdoor Living Show is presented by the Pocono Builders Association. The association was chartered in 1970 and is dedicated to the collective creation of value for its members. The association is the unified voice of the Pocono Mountain’s building industry. The organization promotes economic development while respecting the environment and community.

For more information visit: www.PoconoBuilders.org or call (570) 421-9009.