Riverside spruces up

July 21, 2018 by  

Homeowners in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties will be going to the Riverside Home and Backyard Show that will be coming in August.

The focus of the event will be on remodeling, landscaping, decorating, and home improvement. The three-day show will be free and open to the public, with over 5,000 people expected to attend.

Hundreds of local, regional, and national businesses will be holding informative and educational seminars and demonstrations and presenting displays. Some in-home areas that will be covered will be painting, fireplaces, room additions, interior decorating, kitchen cabinetry, home furnishings, and heating and air conditioning.

Ideas, service, and sales for the outdoor area will be for decks, landscaping, spas, patios, gazebos, windows, doors, and swimming pools. There will also be businesses specializing in siding, security, fencing, and roofing. The latest fitness equipment will also be on display.

Many businesses will be passing out business cards, displaying and discussing do-it-yourself building materials, various services, and supplies. Some are likely to be giving away promotional products, coupons, discounts and samples.

The event will have drawings and a grand prize, live musical acts, and local television and radio personalities.

The Riverside Home and Backyard Show will be Friday, August 10 from noon until 7:00 pm; Saturday, August 11 from 10:00 am until 7:00 pm; and Sunday, August 12 from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm at the Riverside Convention Center, 3637 5th Street.