Central Washington Homebuilders Association - Home and Garden Show

Home & Garden Show

View Photos from the 2014 Home & Garden Show

The Home Show is an event designed for homeowners in all stages of remodeling, landscaping and decorating their homes. The Show includes hundreds of home improvement and landscaping exhibits with product demonstrations and ideas. With a combination of new products and expert advice from the pros, the Home Show inspires homeowners with countless ideas on enhancing their home's comfort and functionality, as well as its aesthetic appeal and overall value.

Who should attend?

Whether you are a new homeowner, or someone who has lived in your home for years, anyone with an interest in updating, enhancing, or creating a new look or amenity for their home will enjoy the Home Show.

Why should you attend?

  • Shop, compare and save. Ask exhibitors for show specials
  • Save time by meeting hundreds of companies under one roof
  • Discover new and interesting products and services for your home
  • Get inspired and excited about your home and the countless possibilities
  • Find the best resources in home improvement, landscaping, and design services
  • Meet face to face with home improvement professionals
  • Get expert advice and tips
  • Be wowed by the possibilities


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Exhibitor Info

Take the guesswork out of where to effectively spend your advertising and marketing dollars by exhibiting at the Central Washington Home & Garden Show. Your company has the opportunity to:

  • Make face-to-face contact with pre-qualified consumers
  • Shorten the buying process, as attendees are ready to buy at the show
  • Generate more immediate sales and qualified leads
  • Introduce or distribute new products, samples, promotions or information
  • Conduct market research and understand consumers' attitudes
  • Increase market presence
  • Reduce sales cost


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HOME & GARDEN SHOW Demonstrations Schedule


Friday- February 27th                      

  • 10:00-7:00pm  CWHBA/KIMA Design Challenge Live
  • 12:00-7:00pm  Fire is Everyone’s Fight, Sponsored by Yakima Valley Fire and Injury Prevention Association
  • 12:00-7:00pm  Meet Tony the Fireman and Dottie the Dalmatian
  • 2:00              Jimmy Riffle of the Gator Boys and His Road Show Crew
  • 3:00-6:00pm   Sip and Shop, samplings of local beer and wine
  • 5:00pm          Jimmy Riffle of the Gator Boys and His Road Show Crew

 Saturday-February 28th      

  • 10:00-7:00      CWHBA/KIMA Design Challenge Vote for Your Favorite Designer           
  • 10:00-5:00      Fire is Everyone’s Fight, Sponsored by Yakima Valley Fire and Injury Prevention Association
  • 10:00am         Freddie the Fire Truck
  • 12:00             Jimmy Riffle of the Gator Boys and His Road Show Crew 
  • 1:30               Lego House Building Competition Ages 5-8 and 9-12
  • 3:00-6:00pm    Sip and Shop, samplings of local beer and wine
  • 3:00               Jimmy Riffle of the Gator Boys and His Road Show Crew

 Sunday – March 1st

  • 10:00-5:00       CWHBA/KIMA Design Challenge Vote for Your Favorite Designer
  • 10:00-5:00       Fire is Everyone’s Fight, Sponsored by Yakima Valley Fire and Injury Prevention Association
  • 12:00              Jimmy Riffle of the Gator Boys and His Road Show Crew
  • 1:30                Lego House Building Competition Ages 5-8 and 9-12
  • 3:00                Jimmy Riffle of the Gator Boys and His Road Show Crew


Jimmy Riffle of the Gator Boys and His Road Show Crew

Jimmy Riffle, featured on the hit show Gator Boys which airs on Animal Planet comes to Yakima. Jimmy and his crew have never ventured to the northwest for a show. CWHBA is proud to bring them to the 2015 Central Washington Home & Garden Show. Together with the rest of his road show crew they bring a unique alligator wrestling and wildlife experience to you. They offer an up close and personal view with some of Florida's most loved but also feared reptiles from the American Alligator to the Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake. Watch as they handle these wild animals and perform dangerous stunts, capture techniques, and demonstrations with other native and exotic reptiles. These shows are not just adrenaline heart pumping but educational and for all ages. You won’t want to miss this unforgettable experience.

Sip and Shop

Spark your interests and your taste buds at the Sip and Shop Wine and Beer event at the Home & Garden Show. On Friday, March 14th and Saturday March 15th from 3-6 show attendees will be able to purchase a special admission ticket for $15 that will allow you to Sip local wines and beer all while you shop all of the Show vendors.

Design Challenge

Design Challenge Contests will Dream Big during the 2014 CWHBA/KIMA Design Challenge. Contestants will be building their rooms from white walls to a showcase room all day on Friday. Come watch the action as they work with their contractor to install flooring, paint, and decorate the rooms. Vote for your favorite designer Saturday and Sunday to take home the $1,000 Cash Prize.

Lego House Building Competition Ages 5-8 and 9-12

The Central Washington Home Builders Association welcomes back the Lego House Building Competition especially for children ages 5 through 12. The Children’s LEGO Building Contest is great opportunity for young people to have some fun, build a LEGO home and win fantastic prizes!

Yakima Valley Fire and Injury Prevention Association

Kids, big and small, can hang out with Freddie the Fire Engine. Learn about Fire and Injury Prevention featuring the “Safety House” which highlights fire safety: smoke detector locations, how smoke travels, exits in a home and more.


  • The General Ticket price is $9 for Adults
  • $8 for Seniors
  • Kid’s 12 and under are free
  • NEW! The Sip & Shop Ticket is $15, includes beer/wine/cider tasting and Home Show admission

 Your ticket will be good for the whole weekend by keeping your ticket and receiving a hand stamp

Location and Parking

The Central Washington Home & Garden is held at the SunDome, State Fair Park. Parking in the State Fair Park lot is free for show attendees.

State Fair Park Map Get Directions


A B C Seamless Siding & Gutter Inc.
A-1 Construction of Yakima, Inc.
Absolute Fencing, LLC
Adair Homes, Inc.
All Services, Inc.
American Gates & Fencing
Arbor Care Lawn & Pest Control
B & C Sewing & Vacuums
Barn Masters, USA
Barnett Implement of Yakima
Baxter Construction, LLC
Bill Straw Enterprises LLC
Birdhill Ltd./ Magic Hands
Blueline Equipment Company
Brimma Solar
Central Valley Glass
Central Washington Curbing, LLC
Century Link
CGM Cabinetry & Design
Clean Water Specialists
College Pro Painters
Columbia Plateau Inc.
Cornerstone Contractors, Inc.
Cost Less Carpet
Creative Concepts Inc.
Creekstone Cabinetry & Design
Custom Tile Works, Inc.
Dave's Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.
Dish Direct Satellite, LLC
Dr. Roof Inc.
Easy Sider & Window Co.
Edward Jones
Edward Jones Investments
Elegant Landscaping & Design, LLC
Elite Pools of Yakima
Evergreen Softub, Inc.
Farwest Climate Control, Inc.
Fosseen's Home & Hearth
Gimmaka Enterprise of Aqua Air
Hapo Community Credit Union
Hawaiian Moon
Health Mate Sauna Products
Home Improvement Products, Inc.
Humane Society of Central Washington
iDream Mattress
Independent Water Service, Inc.
Inland Pipe & Supply/AKA HAJOCA
J E Morse Construction
James Hardie Building Products, Inc.
Johnny's Quality Exteriors, Inc.
Ken's Construction, Inc.
Kents Quality Concrete
Kirby of Yakima
Kitchen Craft/Advanced Marketing International
Labor & Industries
Lexar Homes aka Wapiti East Development, LLC
M. Campbell & Company, Inc.
McKinney Glass, Inc.
Mike Olson Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram
Miller & Team Heating & A/C
Modern Glass
Modern Millwork and Interior Design
Morton's Supply, Inc.
Muffett & Sons Fencing LLC
Newall Inc. DBA Tri-City Closet Co.
Nob Hill Water Association aka Upper Yakima Valley Coordinating Council
Northwest Pressure Wash
Pacific Flag and Pole, Inc
Parker Paint
Patio Covers Unlimited
Patrick Construction, Inc.
Pendleton Excavating & Paving
PNW International, Inc.
Pointe Pest Control
Rainbow International of Yakima
Rainier View Construction & Roofing, LLC
RDO Equipment Co
Re-Bath of Tri-Cities
Rigi Enterprises LLC
Roy Construction
Russell Landscaping LLC
Scentsy Wickless Candles
Select Comfort
Shannon's Hot Spring Spas
Sherwin-Williams Co.
Silk Road Solar
Sleep Country USA, LLC
Solid Structures LLC
Sound Mart Sateliite T.V., Inc.
Spray Foam Solutions
Standard Paint & Abbey Carpet, LLC
Steel Structures America, Inc
Steve Johnson/Legacy
Student Edge Painting
Sun Solutions Inc.
The Cedar Roof Specialist, LLC
The Gutter Guys
Thermall Heating & Cooling
Top Rail Construction LLC
Waddell & Reed
Wags To Riches Animal Rescue and Sanctuary
Western Materials
Woodland Resource Services, Inc.
Wray Electric
Yakima - Watermill, Inc.
Yakima Co-op
Yakima County Solid Waste
Yakima Federal Savings and Loan
Yakima Neat Garage LLC
Yakima Valley Partners: Habitat for Humanity
Yakima Valley Quilt Guild

Event Sponsors

  • Western Material
  • Farwest Climate Control
  • Patrick Construction
  • Yakima Federal
  • Baxter Construction
  • KXDD
  • Hot 99.7 FM
  • All City Closet

"We are longtime members and the R.O.I.I. program certainly warrants our membership! We are very appreciative of the program." - Lynn Van Auken Yakima Watermill, Inc

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