Home & Garden

Big weekend for local home and garden shows

If you are a fan of this page, you’re going to have a busy weekend.

First off, it’s the weekend for the Olympia Master Builders’ annual Big Home and Garden Show. Vendors will be showing the latest trends in home and garden improvements from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Saint Martin’s University, 5300 Pacific Ave. S.E., Lacey.

Admission is $8, but seniors get in for half price on Sunday and those 12 and younger get in free. Plus, if you go to www.omb.org, you can download a coupon for $3 off admission.

For the schedule or other details, call 360-754-0912 or go to www.omb.org.

But that’s not all. This also is the weekend for the Bark & Garden Center’s Dahlia Show. The showy blossoms will be on display from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Sunday at the center, 3334 Mud Bay Road N.W., Olympia. For details, call 360-352-2955.