Home & Garden Show: Time to think spring
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The 32nd annual Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show begins Friday and continues through March 10 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Downtown, sponsored by Duquesne Light.
More than 1,600 exhibits will be featured, including "Gettysburg 150," marking the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg this summer. Exhibits will include a Union Army camp, field hospital, and uniforms and artifacts from Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall in Oakland. On weekends, Civil War re-enactors will demonstrate drills, weaponry and other aspects of soldiers' lives and answer questions for visitors.
Also, PGU will offer an array of classes. See schedule, Page B-2.
Show hours are 4-10 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays.
Admission is $10 for adults, $4 for children ages 6-12, free for children under 6 ($1.50 discount at The Home Depot). Parking is $6 at Heinz Field on the North Side, with free continuous shuttles. Information: www.pghhome.com or 412-231-8400.
See the Post-Gazette's guide to the show at post-gazette.com and in tomorrow's paper.
First Published February 23, 2013 12:00 am