Ellyn Food Network's
Retro Rad Chef
Television chef, culinary educator, and food writer Emily
Ellyn is best known as the Retro Rad Chef from Food
Network. When she’s not busy writing or finishing her
Ph.D. in Food Service Education, you’ll see her cooking
up fun at food and spirits events around the world. View the Cooking Stage Schedule
Santos, The "Wall Wizard"
Learn painting tips and tricks
and how to hang wallcoverings in a flash with
seminars all weekend from Brian Santos.
Santos, a fourth-generation painting contractor and author
of best-selling how-to books, uses “edutaining”
demonstrations in his television appearances and how-to’s
for industry giants like Sherwin-Williams, Imperial Wall
coverings, Home Depot and Lowe’s, and at home and garden
shows throughout the world to create wall magic whether it
be with paint, paper, or fabric.
Over a more than 25 year touring career, Santos has
developed a series of “Wizard Workshops” that educate and
empower audiences with simple tips, tricks, and techniques
to help them tackle projects around the house with
Local Design Experts
McClain Designer & Owner
of Gilded Home
John McClain is an interior
designer who has turned his lifetime passion for
transforming typical houses into beautiful homes into an
opportunity to do the same for others. After appearing on
HGTV in 2010, John’s personality and design perspective were
visible to a larger audience, and he was soon designing
homes all across the country.
Soon thereafter, John joined a prestigious interior and
furniture design firm in Los Angeles, CA. While working in
LA, John gained an appreciation for the sumptuous & elegant
Hollywood design style while collaborating on LA homes -
including several celebrity clients. Here, John also fueled
his passion for furniture design and is now elated to return
to Florida with his eponymous design firm John McClain
Design and custom furniture showroom, GILDED HOME, both
located in Winter Park Florida’s historic Hannibal Square.
John’s design style is an eclectic mix of traditional
elements fused with clean lines, elegance, and touches of
glamour. A successful project involves combining the
client’s needs and wishes with his natural instinct.
Moreover, John’s belief that all environments can be both
beautiful and attainable allow anyone to seek and find their
Aisles of beautiful landscape displays to inspire
your own home & garden! Attend informative seminars
by Tom MacCubbin, Nate The Garden Guru and more. Visit local landscapers’ booths
to have your lawn and garden questions answered;
don’t forget your plans, pictures or blueprints! Shop
for live plants and trees at our
huge onsite nursery by South Seminole Nursery. Plus,
enjoy a complete array of expert gardening seminars all weekend.
Selection of Home Improvement
Come experience the
Interior Design Showcase featuring Sodo Home Design Center, where you can really get a
‘feel’ for your next home improvement project. Then,
check out over many square feet of expert interior
design vignettes featuring the latest interior
You’ll find just about everything for your home all
under one roof; shop a complete selection of
kitchens and baths, contractors and remodelers,
interior design, outdoor living & more!
Complete Home Design Center 2500 sq. ft. featuring
the lastest trends in lighting, kitchens, baths,
countertops, flooring, cabinetry, appliances & more.
You can touch and feel new products from the highest
quality brands; find solutions that inspire you and
revitalize your home!
Year, New You!
Health Screenings and Flu Shots by Walgreens!
Bring the kids to the Kids Zone to play on the
do make & take projects at the Lowe’s Kids Workshop
& learn about Mad Science!
Birds of Prey & Pet
No house is a home without a pet! Adopt a pet
throught the East Coast Humane Society and learn how
to train them with seminars by Attention Dog
Training & Sit Means Sit.
seminars by Critter Encounters
and watch live demonstrations of Birds of Prey by
Wild About Birds; learn about Florida’s birds of
prey and their role in nature!
*Features subject to change
GiveawaysTote Bags & Autumn Beauty Sunflower Seeds
while supplies last.
What is a Home Show?
With thousands of square feet of exhibits you'll find the latest in products and services for everything from builders, contractors, materials, decks, pools, spas, entertainment systems, storage, plants, landscape displays/materials, kitchenware, and much more.
Orange County Convention Center
Hall NA2 9400 Universal Blvd. Orlando, FL 32819
12:00 - 7:00
10:00 - 7:00
11:00 - 5:00
Sold onsite | cash
& check only Times, prices & features subject to change.
16 and under
Active Military ID
* Cannot combine with any other discounts
parking pass is
$9.00/vehicle In and
Out per day each
entry for attendees.
receive in and out
their badge and
after paying for
Trailers are not
permitted to park
overnight in any of
the OCCC lots.
welcomed to park
only during the day
after they are done