With summer drawing to a close and cooler fall weather on the horizon, it’s the perfect time to get some inspiration for your home and garden.  The 18th Annual Austin Home & Garden Show  at the Austin Convention Center offers fun for your whole family, from ideas for remodeling to furniture and home decor, the Home & Garden show has everything you need to get your next home project started under one roof.   As an added bonus, Do512 Family has 5 tickets to give away for this Saturday and Sunday’s show.  Click WIN on our event listings to be automatically entered.








Show highlights include:

  • seminars on do it yourself home improvement offered all weekend
  • celebrity guest appearances (the stars of Animal Planet’s Tanked!
  • exclusive vendor pricing on products at the show
  • displays of the latest in home, pool and patio furnishings

While you get great home improvement ideas, your kids can take part in cooking classes, face painting, book readings, slot car racing, a birds of prey demonstration plus a Kids Zone with coloring and additional activities.

A complete schedule of seminars and activities is available here.

Here’s what you need to know before heading out to the Home & Garden Show:


Friday, August 23 from  2 – 7 pm
Saturday, August 24 from 10 am – 7 pm — WIN!
Sunday, August 25 from 11 am – 5 pm — WIN!

Location:  Austin Convention Center

Parking:  Paid parking ($7) available at the Austin Convention Center Garages:
201 East 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701 or 601 East 5th Street, Austin, TX 78701
Additional metered parking available.

ADMISSION:   $9 for adults (17+), $6 for seniors (65+), and FREE for those 16 and under.  Admission prices allow you to return to the show as often as you want all weekend long!  Complimentary admission for all active duty military personnel (valid ID required).

Click here for a $1.00 off admission coupon.


Have fun!