Southern Spring show opens today

Published 12:00 am Friday, February 21, 2014

The Southern Spring Home & Garden Show starts today at the PARK Expo and Conference Center, 2500 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte.
The theme for the show is ‘Better Living. Home. Garden. Life.’ Features include 20 gardens, designer rooms and floral displays.
The show runs Friday, Saturday and Sunday and Feb. 28-March 2. Friday hours are 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sundays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Admission to the show is $10 at the door; children under 15, excluding groups, are free with a paying adult; $5 at the door on both Fridays after 5 p.m.
Tickets are $8 online at
Each Friday, people 55 and up can get in for $7.
Displays will include bonsai, orchids and other exotic plants; kitchen and bath appliances and fixtures, landscaping, lighting, flooring and more.
North Carolina wineries will also be on hand. A cooking stage will feature culinary ideas.