Most people’s first apartments had floors lined with raw oatmeal, a repurposed Twister mat for a bed, and a shower head that intermittently drizzled viscous, jet-black fluid and liquid police sirens. Now that you have the pad of your dreams, pick up some pad padding with today's Groupon: for $7, you get two one-day adult tickets (ages 16 and up) to the Rio Grande Valley Home & Garden Show at the McAllen Convention Center (up to a $14 value). Children 15 and under get in free. Choose from the following dates:
- Friday, April 1 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Saturday, April 2 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Sunday, April 3 from 11 a.m.to 6 p.m.
For more than 20 years, the Rio Grande Valley Home & Garden Show has presented green thumbers and home decorators with an amalgamation of handy experts and home-beautifying techniques. Learn how to sprinkle delicate décor throughout backyard gardens or punch up playgrounds from more than 250 vendors, including American Landscape Lighting Design, Euro Pools, and Signature Kitchen & Bath. Peruse exhibits dedicated to decorative greenery, hand and motor garden tools, and Armani-designed beekeeper suits. Throughout a day of browsing, mingle with home-building and landscaping connoisseurs or take in a celebrity guest appearance by Andrea "Eco Andy" Ridout, the host of Mother Earth News Radio.
Rio Grande Valley Home & Garden Show
The 25th annual Rio Grande Valley Home & Garden Show boasts a wide range of interactive exhibits and presentations from dozens of household- and gardening-product companies. The show also features guest speakers Jim Parks of HGTV's New Spaces.
700 Convention Center Blvd.
McAllen, Texas 78501Get Directions