Frequently Asked Questions
What type of event is this?
BC HomeShows is a consumer based Trade Show that offers FREE ADMISSION for the public to attend.
What type of advertising will there be?
There will be advertising in the newspaper, digital news sites, radio stations, social media which includes Facebook and Instagram sponsored ads, radio on location (some events) and road signs.
What is included with booth rental?
All standard booths are draped in our show colors which are green and blue. The back wall is 8 ft. high; the side dividers are 3 ft. high. Each booth has 2 flood lights and minimal electrical power (350-400 watts). S-hooks are provided for hanging light-weight signs.
Height restrictions to apply to the side dividers; your display/signs must not exceed 4 ft. high along the sides.
Complimentary exhibitor badges will be provided and are optional to wear.
Will there be tables and chairs or carpet to rent?
Yes, but must be ordered prior to the show, as they are not available for rent at the show. We rent plain tables, draped tables and booth carpet (green or blue color for table drape and carpet). Chairs may be available for use but is not guaranteed as it is facility dependent; we suggest bringing your own chairs.
What types of business categories are there?
There are many categories which include a variety of home building and renovation type businesses to include (but not limited to):
HVAC, landscaping, plumbing, interior design, home leisure, other businesses offering products and services with an array of consumer purchasing options.
Can I share a booth?
No, it is one business per booth.
What is the expected attendance?
Kamloops Spring Home Show & Boat Show: Anticipated attendance 5000+ for the 2-day event.
Vernon Spring Home Show: Anticipated attendance 3500+ for the 2-day event.
Salmon Arm Spring Home Show: Anticipated attendance 2500+ for the 2-day event.
Kamloops Fall Home Show: Anticipated attendance 4000+ for the 2-day event.
Vernon Fall Home Show: Anticipated attendance 3000+ for the 2-day event.
Where is the event being held?
Both the Vernon Spring Home Show and Vernon Fall Home Show events are held at Kal Tire Place.
The Kamloops Spring Home Show is held at McArthur Island Sport and Event Centre.
The Kamloops Fall Home Show is held at Sandman Centre.
The Salmon Arm Spring Home Show is held at SHAW Centre.