27th Annual MBA Home & Show (and all new Upstairs Craft Show!)

The 2018 Muskoka Builders’ Association Home & Cottage Show and Upstairs Craft Show:

Friday April 27 4pm – 8pm

Saturday April 28, 10-5pm

Sunday April 29, 10-4pm at the Gravenhurst Centennial Centre.

Meet the best in the Muskoka building industry, enjoy family-friendly features: face painting with Painted Kids, live portraiture, robot demos, sit in the helicopter with Heli Muskoka, build with Home Depot, Plant with Pratt’s Lawn Care, mini putt with Fowler’s and Lazy Lawn, watch a Tiny House go up before your very eyes, and enjoy a butter tart from Windmill Bakery of Huntsville!

$1000’s in fabulous seasonal prizes  – Golf Town, Patio Furniture, Custom Fire Pit, Muskoka Steamship Dinner Cruise, Automatic Pet Trainers and so much more – all during our Sunday raffle at 2pm.  (Tickets 1$ each).  Door proceeds help support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Muskoka.

Listen for our ad on the Jewel 88.5 FM and check us out on Muskoka411.com!

We look forward to seeing you – stop by the “Meet the Building Professionals of the MBA” booth and say hello!

Home Show Exhibitors Include:

AM Group of Companies (Waterproofing/Barging/Insulation)
AF Construction – Deck King
Alvin Exterior Cleaning
Apex Rock Breaking Solutions
Bartlett Tree Experts
Battlefield Equipment Rentals
Bracebridge Propane
Budget Blinds of Muskoka
Calibre Communications
CFP Woods
Cottage Country Paving
Cooper Equipment Rentals
Cowden’s General Contracting
Davlin Ontario Inc.
Dog Watch of Muskoka
Enviroshake
Fowler Construction Company Ltd.
Garaventa Lift
Georgian College  – Trades Apprenticeship Programs
Gravenhurst Heating Plumbing and Electric
Green Metal Roofing and Manufacturing Inc.
Heli Muskoka
Hitchinge
HOME DEPOT
Huronia(operating as) Peerless Security
Integrated Solutions
Invisible Fence
J.W. Landscaping and Painting
Jayne’s Cottages
Lazy Lawn
Lifestyles Sunrooms Inc.
MaxTech Mosquito Control Inc.
Meet the Builders of the MBA – representative builders
Muskoka Party Rentals
Muskoka Wells
Moore Propane
Norstar
Northern Disposal & Sanitation
Planet Structures Ltd. (tiny house)
Postech Muskoka
PT Landscaping
Pratt’s Lawn Care and Landscapes
Quesnel Construction
R and R Bamboo (linens)
Roll On Painting
Roof Pro Plus Home Improvements South
Simcoe Building Centre (Simcoe Block)
Smart Living Products (cookware)
Sommers Generator Systems
Spinfinity by Faur Event Staffing (windspinners)
Techno Metal Post
The Gonneau Building Group
The Sargeant Company
Three Lakes Woodworking
Tufdek
Water’s Edge Landscaping
YWCA – Walk a Mile in Her Shows

Upstairs Craft Show Vendors and Attractions:

Anya Wingfield – Live Portraiture
Attilo’s olive oil
BeaDesigns (Georgian Bay Designs)
Burnt Timber – signs and jewelry
Chambers of Commerce shared table
Costco (Orillia Costco)
Facepainting  – Painted Kids!
Fifth Avenue Collection – accessories
Gourd Collectibles – Artisan Baskets
Robotics Club (Huntsville High School)
Young Living Essential Oils
Muskoka Green Clean  – enviro. Cleaner for homes and cottages
Muskoka Soap Box – artisan soaps and salts
My Muskoka Creations
My Muskoka Studio – handmade muskoka gift cards
Nook and Cranny of Muskoka (Burnt Things)
Poppa Jim’s Honey
Reloved Creations  – repurposed silverware jewelry
Sizzle Sauce – marinades and sauces
Tupperware in Muskoka
Tower Garden – Juice Plus
Wandering Tree
Wild Rose Fashions
Windmill Bakery – apple beignet, butter tarts!
Saw dust Brewery ( VIP ONLY)
Vanessa Johnson Catering (VIP ONLY)
Call us at 705-645.3008 or email: info@muskokabuilders.com to join our list of vendors for NEXT YEAR – 2019!  You won’t want to miss this show!

Attendee FAQs

  1. Is there Wi-Fi at the Centennial Centre?

Yes, although it is of variable quality.

The wifi network is called:

itsguest

The login is:

gharena

The password is also:

gharena

 

  1. Is there an ATM machine?

Yes, on the main floor close to the café.

 

  1. What if I win a prize and I’m not here?

The MBA will contact all winners.  Prizes can be picked up from the MBA office.

 

  1. How much is admission?

3$ pp or 5$ per family – includes 1 raffle ticket (1 per person and only 1 per family.)  A percentage of these sales goes to Big Brothers Big Sisters Muskoka.

 

  1. What’s included in my admission?

All free displays and activities – Home Depot building, Pratt’s Flower potting, mini putt with Fowlers, etc.

 

  1. What day should I go?

The busiest day is Saturday at noon.  If you want to beat the crowds, consider coming on Friday early Saturday or on Sunday.

 

  1. Are you giving away bags?

No.  As an environmentally aware organization we encourage you to keep all show give-aways and materials in your own reusable bag.

 

  1. Are dogs allowed in the Gravenhurst Centennial Centre.

Dogs are welcomed outside on leashes.  Service dogs with proof of service animal registration are welcomed inside.

 

  1. Where can I find a quiet zone at the MBA Home & Cottage Show?

A quiet area has been established upstairs outside the Craft Show.

 

  1. Is the Gravenhurst Centennial Centre accessible?

Yes, attendees will find both the Home Show and the Craft Show fully accessible.

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